Volume 11 - Issue 1 - January 2014

Interview by Jennifer Ford

The Prospective Randomized Endovascular Therapy in MS (PREMiSe) trial studied balloon angioplasty for the treatment of multiple sclerosis. Vascular Disease Management spoke about the results with Robert Zivadinov, MD, PhD, one of the lead… | Read More

John M. Weber, MD, and Daniel G. Clair, MD

The body of literature supporting the use of proximal embolic protection in carotid artery stenting continues to grow, but more studies are needed. | Read More

By John M. Moriarty, MD, and Jonathan K. Park, MD
From the UCLA Medical Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California.

The authors provide a review of imaging modalities, the current state of scientific evidence for imaging in endovascular aneurysm repair, and the radiation concerns related to computed tomography. | Read More

Mohsen Sharifi, MD
From Arizona Cardiovascular Consultants & Vein Clinic and A.T. Still University, Mesa, Arizona

The author reviews important literature and discusses a combination of new oral anticoagulants in conjunction with percutaneous endovenous intervention and“safe dose” thrombolysis in the treatment of venous thromboembolism. | Read More

Craig Walker, MD

Vascular disease is a growing healthcare burden, and reaching clinicians through a multifaceted web-based journal encourages collaboration and learning among vascular therapy practitioners to address the growing needs of patients. | Read More