European Conference on Embolotherapy






ProgrammeScientific programme

Scientific programme

This year’s scientific programme featured a wide range of topics presented by renowned faculty, exploring both fundamental and controversial topics, investigating the most recent data as well as real cases, offering a wealth of knowledge and experience to a diverse group of participants.

ET 2021 programme highlights included

  • Established therapies, such as PAE, UFE, TARE and TACE for primary liver cancer
  • New applications, including haemorrhoids, trauma and low-flow AVMs
  • Case-based learning on UAE for cases other than fibroids, endoleak, and GI bleeding
  • Exploration into the latest technology, including microcatheters, microwires, particles, liquids and more!

Sneak Peek: BRTO/PRT

We caught up with Prof. B. Funaki to talk about RTO techniques, when they are applicable, and where the field is headed. Make sure to watch the corresponding session on demand!

Sneak Peek: Kidney embolisation

We caught up with Prof. Peter Minko to discuss the developments, indications, and importance of embolisation for kidney treatment which was the subject of a special topic session at ET 2021.

Sneak Peek: Joint embolisation

We talked to Prof. M. Little, one of the lecturers of the joint embolisation session, about the current status of MSK embolotherapy, supporting evidence, and where the field is headed.

Sneak Peek: Lymphatic interventions

We sat down with Prof. G. Maleux to discuss how recent improvements in techniques and technology have expanded the scope of lymphatic conditions treated with embolotherapy, and how these procedures can become more widely used.

Sneak Peek: Trauma

We caught up with Prof. L. Defreyne to discuss the importance of embolisation for trauma treatment, its outcomes, and what the future holds.