Volume 6 - Issue 4 - July/August 2009

author: Frank J. Criado Editor-in-Chief Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Intervention; Union Memorial Hospital/MedStar Health, Baltimore, Maryland frank.criado@medstar.net Endoleaks have been at the center of developments with endovascular… | Read More

authors: Jaideep Barge, MD, Jorge Lopera, MD, Ross Harper, MD, Marco Cura, MD, Ghazwan Kroma, MD, Fadi El-Merhi, MD, Rajeev Suri, MD _____________________________ Abstract Endoleaks are well-reported complications of endovascular aneurysmal… | Read More

author: Marc E. Mitchell, MD ___________________________ Since the first endovascular repair of an abdominal aortic aneurysm by Parodi in 1990, the problems of incomplete exclusion of the aneurysm and peri-graft leaks have plagued vascular… | Read More

<p>Usman Jaffer, MD, Mohammed Aslam, MD, Nigel Standfield, MD&nbsp;</p>

Doppler ABI had the highest sensitivity to diagnose PAD overall. In patients with diabetes and/or chronic renal failure, Doppler ABI had lower sensitivity and was comparable to most of the other diagnostic tests. PPG TFI may provide greater… | Read More

authors: James M. Williamson, MBChB and Ruben Canelo, MD _____________________________ Case A 91-year-old man with known arterial disease was successfully revived following an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation was… | Read More

authors: Caroline D. Rodd, MD, FRCS, Alison M. Young, MBBS, Jonothan J. Earnshaw, DM, FRCS ___________________________ Introduction Varicose veins are common, and affect nearly a third of adults in Western societies. Although women present more… | Read More

authors: 1Hong H. Keo, MD, 2Alan T. Hirsch, MD, 1Iris Baumgartner, MD, 3Sigrid Nikol, MD, 2Timothy D. Henry, MD ________________________________ Abstract Critical limb ischemia (CLI) represents the most severe stage of atherosclerotic lower… | Read More