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Case Report

Novel Balloon Angioplasty Technique for Common Femoral Artery Dissection

Aug 28, 2018

This case demonstrates the steps of sealing a flow limiting, iatrogenic CFA dissection during primary percutaneous coronary intervention, including a novel balloon angioplasty technique. | Read More

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Retrograde Popliteal Artery Access for Angioplasty of Chronic Total Occlusion of the Iliofemoral Artery

Aug 28, 2018

Ramachandra Barik, MD, DNB, reports on a case of a patient with peripheral angioplasty and chronic total occlusion of the right femoropopliteal with total occlusion of contralateral side of the common femoral artery. | Read More

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Excimer Laser Atherectomy for Chronic Femoropopliteal Artery Occlusion Following Failed Femoropopliteal Bypass

Jul 16, 2018

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a common manifestation of systemic atherosclerosis and is associated with significant long-term cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. | Read More

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Catheter-Associated Super Thrombus of the Tricuspid Valve

May 16, 2018

Peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) have become a mainstay for inpatient and outpatient medicine treatments with over 5 million placed annually in the United States.1 There are various complications associated with PICCs, on | Read More

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Acoustic Pulse Thrombolysis for Treatment of Submassive Pulmonary Embolism

Apr 16, 2018

Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a major cause of mortality in the United States, with 100,000 to 180,000 deaths attributed to PE annually, according to the US Surgeon General.1 Most patients (70%) who present with acute PE are deemed low ris | Read More

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Learn How Access Strategy Impacts Complex CTO Crossing

Apr 06, 2018

Access strategy for chronic total occlusions (CTOs) is crucial in obtaining procedural success. | Read More

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Large Popliteal Vein Aneurysm Case Report: A Challenging Surgical Treatment

Apr 06, 2018

Popliteal venous aneurysms are a rare entity that at times can be fatal in the setting of pulmonary emboli. We report a case of a large popliteal venous aneurysm in a patient with a history of pulmonary embolism. | Read More

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Transcatheter Closure of Residual Aortopulmonary Window With Amplatzer Duct Occluder II in an Infant

Feb 22, 2018

An 11-month-old boy weighing 9.8 kg was admitted to our department with a postsurgical residual aortopulmonary window. | Read More

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Trans-Subclavian Implantation of the Acurate Neo Transcatheter Aortic Prosthesis

Feb 08, 2018

Severe iliofemoral arteriopathies precludes transfemoral access in approximately one-third of patients, but subclavian access represents an alternative option for these patients. | Read More