Commentary

Commentary

Treating a Severely Calcified Lesion With Acoustic Energy and CO2 Angiography

Jun 21, 2018

Dr Walker comments on a case report in which a patient with a highly calcified critically stenotic popliteal artery was treated with lithoplasty followed by a | Read More

Dr Walker

Editor's Corner

Venous Duplex Is Essential in Confirming Venous Insufficiency

May 23, 2018

Dr. Walker comments on the diagnosis of venous insufficiency and discusses the new device options available for the treatment of superficial venous insufficiency.  | Read More

Dr Walker

Editor's Corner

EKOS Device Facilitates More Rapid Thrombolysis Than Typical tPA Infusion

Apr 24, 2018

Dr Walker comments on Dr Noah Jone’s article on the use of acoustic pulsed thrombolysis (APT) in the treatment of acute life-threatening pulmonary embolization. | Read More

Walker

Commentary

Venous Duplex and Proper Diagnosis of Venous Insufficiency

Apr 08, 2018

Dr. Walker comments on the diagnosis of venous insufficiency and discuss the new device options available for the treatment of superficial venous insufficiency.  | Read More

Dr. Walker

Editor's Corner

How Can We Improve Outcomes in CLI and PAD?

Mar 26, 2018

Dr. Walker comments on overall medical evaluation and medical therapy of patients presenting with CLI and PAD. | Read More

Dr. Walker

Commentary

How to Lower the Mortality Rate in CLI and PAD Patients 

Mar 22, 2018

Dr. Walker comments on the overall medical evaluation and medical therapy of patients presenting with critical limb ischemia (CLI) and peripheral arterial disease (PAD). | Read More

Dr. Walker

Editor's Corner

The Limitations of Angiography in Guiding Peripheral Vascular Interventions

Feb 22, 2018

In the overwhelming majority of interventional peripheral arterial procedures being performed in the United States, angiography is the only modality that is actively utilized during the intervention to guide therapy. Unfortunately, angiography has… | Read More

Dr. Walker

Commentary

IVUS and Duplex Imaging May Be Underutilized in Peripheral Arterial Interventions

Feb 01, 2018

Craig Walker, MD, comments on interventionalists' reliance on diagnostic angiography as the “gold standard” in guiding peripheral vascular interventions in leg arteries.  | Read More

Dr. Walker

Editor's Corner

Avoiding Peripheral Vascular Complications With Large Bore Devices

Jan 24, 2018

Dr. Walker comments on Poli and colleagues’ article on the implantation of the ACURATE neo transcatheter aortic valve to treat a patient with severe aortic stenosis via a subclavian artery that was surgically exposed. | Read More