Volume 10 - Issue 5 - May 2013

Frank J Criado, MD, FACS, FSVM

At the Charing Cross meeting, post-EVAR type II endoleak was among the top issues discussed. Management guidelines and outcome implications of type II endoleaks may not be as clear as previously thought. | Read More

<p>Harit Desai, DO, David Hsi, MD, and Jon C. George, MD<br />From the Division of Interventional Cardiology &amp; Endovascular Medicine&nbsp;<br />Deborah Heart and Lung Center, Browns Mills, New Jersey.&nbsp;</p>

The authors present a case of treatment of a patient with FMD using cryoplasty with excellent angiographic result and corroborating images using optical coherence tomography. | Read More

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">Steven J. Foster, BSc, BEd (Hons), MBBS<sup>1</sup>, Ian Campbell, MBBS, PGDipSurgAnat, MPHTM<sup>2</sup>, Philip J. Walker, MD, FRACS (Vasc)<sup>1<br /></sup></span>From the <sup>1</sup>Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, and <sup>2</sup>The Prince Charles Hospital, Chermside, Queensland, Australia.</p>

This short report demonstrates a case of postpartum rupture of a splenic artery aneurysm (SAA) in a multiparous Jehovah’s Witness patient with an advanced health directive declining all blood products. Following transfer to a tertiary hospital, the… | Read More

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">Megan M. Hanson, DO<sup>1</sup>, Nathan K. Itoga, BS<sup>2</sup>, Peter Schneider, MD<sup>2<br /></sup></span>From the <sup>1</sup>Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii, and <sup>2</sup>Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Honolulu. Hawaii.</p>

The authors describe a case of a 20-year-old male with profound leg ischemia due to knee dislocation from a surfing accident. The patient presented with popliteal artery occlusion and was successfully treated with stent placement. The popliteal… | Read More

Interview by Jennifer Ford

Vascular Disease Management speaks with Ronald Caputo, MD, a principal investigator for the RESOLUTE US study, about the study and the FDA approval of new stent lengths for the Resolute Integrity stent (Medtronic). | Read More