Digestive Disease Interventions (DDI 2022)



Digestive Disease Interventions (DDI) will gather interventional radiologists, gastroenterologists, oncologists, surgeons, and allied health professionals with a special interest in minimally invasive percutaneous therapies of the GI tract organs. Jointly-sponsored by the American Society of Digestive Disease Interventions and the Society of Interventional Radiology, the meeting, now in its 7th year, provide an opportunity to hear renowned experts from around the nation speaking and providing an unbiased and comprehensive perspective on the following topics:

  • Portal hypertension
  • Medical management of encephalopathy
  • Endoscopic variceal surveillance and classification
  • Endoscopic banding/embo/sclero/glue
  • IR: TIPS/DIPS/Mesocaval shunts
  • BRTO/PARTO/CARTO/varix embolization
  • Surgical shunts/devascularization, splenectomy
  • IR: Management of acute and chronic portal venous occlusion
  • Medical management/LVP for ascites + nutrition challenges/li>
  • IR: Peritoneovenous shunt/tunneled catheter drainage for ascites
  • Etiologies for benign biliary obstruction and laboratory workup
  • Techniques and technologies for management of biliary stones
  • IR and Endoscopic Strategies for benign biliary strictures
  • Epidemiology, pathophysiology, and surveillance of HCC
  • Radiologic diagnosis of primary liver cancer
  • Transplant considerations for HCC and cholangiocarcinoma
  • Radiologic dx, catheter drainage, and percutaneous debridement of peripancreatic collections
  • Surgical management of sever pancreatitis and pseudocysts
  • Endoscopic management of post surgical leak
Format: Lectures, debates, case discussions.

Venue: InterContinental Cleveland


May 11-13, 2022


Cleveland, Ohio 44106, United States