Interviews

Interview

Inferior Vena Cava Filters in Children: An Interview With Michael J. Temple, MD

May 22, 2016

Michael Temple, MD, discusses results from a multi-institutional study of inferior vena cava (IVC) filter use in children. The study’s goal was to determine success rates, complications, and outcomes as well as usage patterns for IVC filters in… | Read More

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The Least Invasive Fast-Track EVAR (LIFE) Registry: An Interview With Gavin P. Slethaug, MD

May 02, 2016

Site principal investigator Gavin P. Slethaug, MD, presented details of the registry at the 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Interventional Radiology.  | Read More

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Antiplatelet Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease: An Interview With Larry Diaz-Sandoval, MD

Apr 11, 2016

Dr. Diaz discusses the status of peripheral arterial disease and critical limb ischemia as well as current standards of treatment, including initial intake, testing, and periprocedural protocols for endovascular procedures. | Read More

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First Patient Treated in Investigational Study of Valiant Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm Stent Graft System: Interview With Patrick Kelly, MD

Mar 31, 2016

Patrick Kelly, MD, developed a customizable system for thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm and performed the first procedure in an investigational study of the device. Vascular Disease Management spoke with Dr. Kelly about the procedure and the… | Read More

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Clinical Research and Practice in Venous Therapy: An Interview With Rick De Graaf, MD, PhD

Mar 01, 2016

Vascular Disease Management spoke with Rick De Graaf, MD, PhD, about the current state of venous therapy and the tools and education needed for interventionalists to begin providing venous therapy and to perform venous stenting. | Read More

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POD Packing Coil for Embolization of Peripheral Vessels and Aneurysms: Interview With Corey Teigen, MD

Mar 01, 2016

Vascular Disease Management asked Corey Teigen, MD, to discuss the technology of the new POD Packing Coil, an embolization packing coil designed for use in peripheral vessels and aneurysms in conjunction with the company’s Ruby and POD embolization… | Read More

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William D. Jordan, MD, Discusses the EndoAnchor and Endoleaks at VEITH Symposium 2015

Mar 01, 2016

Vascular Disease Management spoke with William D. Jordan, MD, about the ANCHOR prospective, multicenter registry, which seeks to evaluate Heli-FX EndoAnchors (Aptus Endosystems) for the prevention of endoleak and stent-graft migration in patients… | Read More

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Kathleen Gibson, MD, Discusses the VeClose Trial at VEITH Symposium 2015

Mar 01, 2016

In a recent study comparing VenaSeal (Medtronic) to radiofrequency ablation for closure of the great saphenous vein for patients with symptomatic varicose veins, vein closure rates were high in both groups. | Read More

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An International Trial of Carotid Surgery Compared to Stenting: Interview With Jonathan D. Beard, MD

Jan 26, 2016

Jonathan D. Beard, MD, was a co-applicant, participating physician and member of the Steering Committee of the International Carotid Stenting Study (ICSS). At the 2015 VEITH Symposium in New York, Vascular Disease Management spoke with Dr. Beard… | Read More

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Anthony Comerota, MD, Describes Vorapaxar for Peripheral Arterial Disease

Jan 26, 2016

Anthony Comerota, MD, a participant in the TRA 2°P study of vorapaxar for patients with peripheral arterial disease, speaks with Vascular Disease Management about data on effectiveness of vorapaxar for patients with peripheral arterial disease. | Read More