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Case Report

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

Case Report

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

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Infection of a Common Iliac Artery Covered Stent, Implanted for an Ureteroiliac Artery Fistula

Nov 20, 2017

Ureteroarterial fistula represents an infrequent but potentially fatal cause of hematuria. The authors present the clinical course of an ureteroiliac arterial fistula in a patient who was managed by iliac stenting for 2 years and had an infection… | Read More