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Portal Intervention Summit (PORTINT2023)

The Portal Intervention summit will focus on TIPS, RTOs and Portal vein recanalization. Learn technical pearls, new and emergent TIPS, and tools for successful cases.

Originally recorded September 23, 2023

Upon completion of the Virtual Summit, participants will be able to:

- Uderstand the various technical types of Transvenous Obliterations and the inventory needed to achieve such described procedural variants
- Understand the basic techniques and outcomes of Transvenous Obliterations
- Understand the ideal candidacy, basic techniques and outcomes of portal vein recanalization
- Understand the ideal candidacy and outcomes of early and/or emergent TIPS (Trans jugular Portosystemic Intrahepatic Shunts)
- Understand the basic techniques and gross anatomy & radiographic anatomy required to perform the TIPS-procedure

Jafar Golzarian, University of Minnesota
Wael Saad, University of Utah
Siobhan Flannigan, University of Minnesota
Sarah White, Medical College of Wisconsin
Khashayar Farsad, Dotter Institute, OHSU
Bill Majdalany, University of Vermont
Hyun Ki Yoon, Asan Medical Center
Riad Salem, Northwestern University
Aravind Arepally, Piedmont Healthcare

CME Credits: None

  • Session 1: TIPS
  • Early TIPS: What’s the evidence?
  • Making the case for emergent TIPS or not?
  • Technical Pearls for TIPS
  • Review of the old and the new Tools for TIPS
  • Radiographic Anatomy for TIPS-procedure
  • Panel Discussion 1
  • Session 2: RTOs and Portal Vein recanalization
  • RTO:  Types and Inventory
  • American-RTO:  Outcomes of 15-years of USA Early Experience
  • Technical Pearls for RTOs
  • Portal Vein recanalization (PVR): What patient?
  • Technical Pearls for Chronic portal vein recanalization
  • Panel Discussion 2
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed