Volume 8 - Issue 12 - December 2011

<p>Hugh B. Milteer Jr, BA, MBA<sup>1</sup>, Farrell Mendelsohn, MD<sup>2</sup>, Hutton Brantley, MD<sup>3</sup>, Jennifer Kiessling, MD<sup>1</sup>, Robert Bourge, MD<sup>1</sup></p>

AbstractObjective. We assessed the risk of intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) in patients who underwent carotid artery stenting (CAS) and received glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition as adjunctive antiplatelet therapy. Background. Despite smaller studies… | Read More

<p>Interview by Amanda Wright</p>

Tell me about the Find the AAAnswers campaign and how it began.There are about 1 and a half million people in the United States who have an undiagnosed problem called an abdominal aortic aneurysm. If they are under- or undiagnosed during the patient… | Read More

<p>Ahmet Karabulut, MD, Mahmut Cakmak, MD, Onder Teskin, MD</p>

AbstractA 29-year-old male patient presented with shortness of breath, palpitation, and back pain 3 years after a gunshot injury. Magnetic resonance imaging and selective angiography showed a giant pseudoaneurysm of the right subclavian artery. It… | Read More

<p>Konstantinos Charitakis, MD, Rajesh Swaminathan, MD, Luke Kim, MD, Dmitriy N. Feldman, MD</p>

AbstractWe present a case of coronary subclavian steal syndrome due to severely calcified left subclavian artery and prior patent left internal mammary artery (LIMA) to distal left anterior descending artery (LAD). Our patient underwent percutaneous… | Read More