Volume 9 - Issue 10 - October 2012

<p>Frank J Criado, <br />MD, FACS, FSVM<br />Editor-in-Chief<br /><br />Endovascular Specialist<br />MedStar Union <br />Memorial Hospital<br />Baltimore, Maryland</p>

Debulking and atherectomy are such good intuitive ideas that their success was assumed to be almost inevitable when first advanced in the mid-late 1980s, but their journey to evidenced clinical benefit and wide adoption has proven anything but easy… | Read More

<p>Luke P. Groben, DO and Jon C. George, MD</p>

ABSTRACT: A 71-year-old male underwent bilateral renal artery stenting via the right femoral artery and received an Angio-Seal vascular closure device (St. Jude Medical) for access site hemostasis upon completion of the case. Two weeks later, he… | Read More

Elias Kfoury, MD, Alan Speir, MD, and Dipankar Mukherjee, MD

ABSTRACT: Purpose. We report a case of saccular thoracic aortic aneurysm with contained rupture and aortobronchial fistula, repaired using thoracic endovascular aortic repair. Methods and Results. A 73-year-old male presented with hemoptysis. CT… | Read More

Interview by Amanda Wright

Each year, the VEITHsymposium gets more complete and comprehensive. This symposium really provides an almost total overview of everything that’s new, different, and exciting in vascular disease management, certainly in vascular surgery and… | Read More

<p>Shyamkumar Nidugala Keshava, DNB, FRCR, FRANZCR<sup>1</sup>, and Anika Amritanand, MD<sup>2</sup></p>

ABSTRACT: Percutaneous sclerotherapy is a useful technique in treating venous malformations of the orbit. Rapid reversible orbital swelling and increase in intraorbital pressure following sclerotherapy may result in permanent optic nerve damage,… | Read More