Frank J Criado MD FACS FSVM

Dr Criado summarizes a session on Thoracic Pathologies and TEVAR. Topics covered include the entire spectrum of aortic diseases. | Read More

Continuing with the VDM Blog Post series on take-home messages and updates from Charing Cross 2017, here is a short summation of comment-worthy presentations on peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and critical limb ischemia (CLI). | Read More

At CX 2017, we heard the first-podium presentation from the SWAN (Screening Women for Abdominal aNeurysms) project. Simon Thompson (Cambridge, UK) presented the information, and he said, “We did not find any combination of screening options for women that would make population-based abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening cost-effective.” | Read More

Drug-coated balloons (DCBs) are regarded as the most impactful new technology | Read More

Dr. Patrick Geraghty (from Washington University, St. Louis) delivered a provoking and intriguing presentation at the recent Northwestern Vascular Symposium in Chicago | Read More

At the end of another impressive and successful CACVS Symposium in Paris under the steady visionary leadership of Jean-Pierre Becquemin | Read More