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EVH Training Session 1: Introducing EVH into your OR: Pre-op and Intra-op Preparation

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Learn about the basics of Endoscopic Vein Harvesting, important pre- and intra-OP considerations, such as OR set-up, patient selection, preparation and positioning, vein mapping and skin incision. During the training you will have the opportunity to ask questions and benefit from the peer-to-peer exchange.


Julie Nelsen lives in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She has been a PA-C for over 35 years. She was the 1st EVH Clinical for Guidant and has experience with several EVH devices. Julie manages the US clinical Team and has been with Terumo for the past 13 years

Ferdinand Kunick lives in Hamburg, Germany and graduated from the Steinbeis University in Berlin. He is a Physician Assistant B.Sc. and has worked in the clinical environment for nearly 10 years. Ferdinand has 3 years of experience with EVH and is working as Surgical Support Specialist for Terumo, where he is responsible for the EMEA region.


Session 2: Getting started with EVH and techniques for difficult harvests

February 25, 2021, 04-05 PM CET

In this session an experienced harvester will teach you basic techniques for dissection & harvesting and will provide you with hints and tips on how to deal with difficult harvests, such as bigger legs, fragile veins, lower leg harvesting, bleeding or fat in the tunnel.

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Session 3: Radial Artery Harvesting: When, why and how?

March 25, 2021, 04-05 PM CET

In this session you will learn about the technique and best practices for Endoscopic Radial Artery Harvesting (ERAH) and receive tips from experienced harvesters on when, why and how to perform ERAH.

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Please note that the number of participants is limited and therefore registrations might be rejected.

Hosted by

  • Team member
    Sophie Heseler Product Manager CV EMEA

  • Team member
    Jessica Herczeg Jr. Product Manager @ Terumo Deutschland GmbH

  • Team member
    Samantha Ernst Marketing and Communication Specialist @ Terumo Deutschland GmbH

Terumo Cardiovascular

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Terumo Cardiovascular provides medical devices for cardiac and vascular surgery with an emphasis on cardiopulmonary bypass, intra-operative monitoring and cardiac surgery. This includes a full-line of perfusion products, electromechanical products, endoscopic vessel harvesting products and surgical