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Case Report

Management of a Patient with Superior Vena Cava Syndrome and a Central Venous Catheter

Jul 12, 2017

This paper discusses a novel treatment of superior vena cava syndrome whereby the operator may preserve the existing central venous catheter, circumventing the need for two invasive procedures. | Read More

Case Report

Endovascular Treatment of a Perforated Femoral Artery

Jun 08, 2017

We describe here an endovascular approach to a perforation in the right femoral artery that was emergently closed with gel foam. | Read More

Case Report

Aorta in Takayasu's Arteritis is as Brittle as Glass: A Case Report

May 05, 2017

Balloon angioplasty of a critically or completely occluded segment of the aorta in Takayasu’s arteritis is challenging because of extensive panarteritis and diffuse fibrosis. We report the case of a 38-year-old female with aortoarteritis. | Read More

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Impotence and Heart Disease: A Case Report

May 05, 2017

We present a case of a patient with impotence and internal iliac artery stenosis. | Read More

Clinical Review

Advances in Carotid Artery Imaging: Beyond Luminal Stenosis

May 05, 2017

There is a growing interest in assessing carotid artery plaque morphology and composition in order to identify patients with vulnerable plaque. With rapid advances in imaging technology, characterizing plaque with novel modalities may help to… | Read More

Case Report

Innovative Use of Wingman Crossing Catheter for Inferior Vena Cava and Iliac Vein Occlusion

Apr 10, 2017

Inferior vena cava (IVC) thrombosis can present progressively with symptoms of leg pain, swelling, ulcer formation, and impaired quality of life. The presence of an IVC filter is an independent risk factor for IVC thrombus formation. We present a… | Read More

Clinical Review

Streamliner Multilayer Flow Modulator for Thoracoabdominal Aortic Pathologies: Recommendations for Revision of Indications and Contraindications for Use

Apr 06, 2017

The Streamliner Aortic Multilayer flow modulator (SMFM) proposes a physiological solution rather than a physical barrier for treatment of the aortic wall through its four-dimensional mechanism. The purpose of this review is to evaluate the current… | Read More

Case Report

Revascularization of Chronic Venous Occlusion in the Setting of Post-Thrombotic Syndrome

Mar 16, 2017

Post-thrombotic syndrome is a complication that may follow deep vein thrombosis, and is associated with significant morbidity. There is growing interest in endovascular techniques to treat this complication. We present a related case. | Read More

Case Report

Transradial Carotid Artery Stenting

Mar 16, 2017

The author presents a case report of transradial carotid artery stenting (CAS), reviews the data, and offers a suggested CAS access algorithm. | Read More

Case Report

Endovascular Approach To Treat Median Arcuate Ligament Compressing Syndrome

Feb 09, 2017

The presented case demonstrates the success of angioplasty and stenting and the benefit of avoiding a decompression and revascularization surgery. | Read More