Volume 12 - Issue 5 - May 2015

Next-Generation EVAR

Craig Walker, MD; Pradeep Nair, MD

The challenges for EVAR include identifying technologies that are cost effective and that predict aneurysm rupture.

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Key words: abdominal aortic aneurysm

CFD Analysis to Evaluate Hemodynamic Parameters in a Growing Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Vincenzo Filardi, PhD, From University of Messina, Italy.

Knowledge of the regional distribution of wall thickness and failure properties in an AAA can help in understanding its natural history, developing methods to predict rupture risk, and designing vascular prostheses.

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Key words: abdominal aortic aneurysm, aneurysm repair, pseudoaneurysm

Endovascular Treatment of Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome: Technical Aspects and Results of Endovascular Treatment With Surgical Release of Popliteal Artery

Ugur Ozkan, MD; Merve Ozen, MD; Gurkan Ozkoc, MD, From the Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Adana, Turkey.

Endovascular treatment with surgical decompression of popliteal artery is a potential alternative treatment for PAES that is less invasive and offers an alternative to conventional bypass surgery, especially for young patients.

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Key words: endovascular therapy, vascular surgery

Mark Fillinger, MD, Discusses Study Results for the Aorfix Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Stent

Interview by Jennifer Ford

At the 2014 VEITHsymposium, Vascular Disease Management spoke with Mark F. Fillinger, MD, about 2-year results of the Aorfix PYTHAGORAS trial, for which he served as principal investigator. 

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Key words: abdominal aortic aneurysm, aneurysm repair

Michel S. Makaroun, MD, Details the Gore Suite of Aortic Branch Stent Grafts

Interview by Jennifer Ford

At the 2014 VEITH symposium, Michel S. Makaroun, MD, presented data on his case experience along with clinical trial updates for Gore’s new thoracic and iliac branch stent grafts.

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Key words: stenting, endovascular therapy, aneurysm repair, abdominal aortic aneurysm, thoracic aortic aneurysm
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Volume 12 - Issue 5 - May 2015

Next-Generation EVAR

Craig Walker, MD; Pradeep Nair, MD

The challenges for EVAR include identifying technologies that are cost effective and that predict aneurysm rupture.

continue reading
Key words: abdominal aortic aneurysm

CFD Analysis to Evaluate Hemodynamic Parameters in a Growing Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Vincenzo Filardi, PhD, From University of Messina, Italy.

Knowledge of the regional distribution of wall thickness and failure properties in an AAA can help in understanding its natural history, developing methods to predict rupture risk, and designing vascular prostheses.

continue reading
Key words: abdominal aortic aneurysm, aneurysm repair, pseudoaneurysm

Endovascular Treatment of Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome: Technical Aspects and Results of Endovascular Treatment With Surgical Release of Popliteal Artery

Ugur Ozkan, MD; Merve Ozen, MD; Gurkan Ozkoc, MD, From the Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Adana, Turkey.

Endovascular treatment with surgical decompression of popliteal artery is a potential alternative treatment for PAES that is less invasive and offers an alternative to conventional bypass surgery, especially for young patients.

continue reading
Key words: endovascular therapy, vascular surgery

Mark Fillinger, MD, Discusses Study Results for the Aorfix Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Stent

Interview by Jennifer Ford

At the 2014 VEITHsymposium, Vascular Disease Management spoke with Mark F. Fillinger, MD, about 2-year results of the Aorfix PYTHAGORAS trial, for which he served as principal investigator. 

continue reading
Key words: abdominal aortic aneurysm, aneurysm repair

Michel S. Makaroun, MD, Details the Gore Suite of Aortic Branch Stent Grafts

Interview by Jennifer Ford

At the 2014 VEITH symposium, Michel S. Makaroun, MD, presented data on his case experience along with clinical trial updates for Gore’s new thoracic and iliac branch stent grafts.

continue reading
Key words: stenting, endovascular therapy, aneurysm repair, abdominal aortic aneurysm, thoracic aortic aneurysm
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