Volume 12 - Issue 7 - July, 2015

<p>Interview by Jennifer Ford</p>

Dr. Walker, an interventional cardiologist with Cardiovascular Institute of the South and a clinical professor of medicine at Tulane University and LSU medical schools, served as an EXCITE ISR co-principal investigator. Vascular Disease Management… | Read More

<p>Interview by Jennifer Ford</p>

At the 2015 New Cardiovascular Horizons meeting, Vascular Disease Management spoke with VISION trial investigator Patrick Muck, MD, and Avinger founder and CEO John B. Simpson, MD, about the VISION trial and the Pantheris system. | Read More

<p>Michael S. Lee, MD<sup>1</sup>; Seung-Woon Rha, MD<sup>2</sup>; Seung Kyu Han, MD<sup>3</sup>; Byoung Geol Choi, BS<sup>2</sup>; Se Yeon Choi, BS<sup>2</sup>; Pejman Mansourian, MD<sup>1</sup>; Jabar Ali, MD<sup>2</sup>; Shaopeng Xu, MD<sup>2</sup>; Harris Abdullah Ngow, MD<sup>2</sup>; Gwang No Lee, MD<sup>2</sup>; Jae Joong Lee, MD<sup>2</sup>; Ji Bak Kim, MD<sup>2</sup>; Sunki Lee, MD<sup>2</sup>; Jin Oh Na, MD<sup>2</sup>; Cheol Ung Choi, MD<sup>2</sup>; Hong Euy Lim, MD2; Jin Won Kim, MD<sup>2</sup>; Eung Ju Kim, MD<sup>2</sup>; Chang Gyu Park, MD<sup>2</sup>; Hong Seog Seo, MD<sup>2</sup>; Dong Joo Oh, MD<sup>2&nbsp;</sup><br />
From the <sup>1</sup>UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, <sup>2</sup>Cardiovascular Center, Korea University Guro Hospital, Seoul, Korea, and <sup>3</sup>Department of Plastic Surgery, Korea University Guro Hospital, Seoul, Korea.</p>

The authors compare clinical outcomes of male and female patients with PAD who underwent percutaneous transluminal angioplasty.  | Read More

<p>Craig Walker, MD, Clinical Editor</p>

Treatment of in-stent restenosis with standard balloon angioplasty has been associated with poor patency and complications. New therapy options that add lasers and drug-eluting technologies could improve results. | Read More

<p>Robert Coronado, MD,&nbsp;From Northern Heart &amp; Vascular Institute Inc., Redding, California.</p>

Venous insufficiency is the most common vascular disorder today, and it is underdiagnosed and misdiagnosed. This commentary aims to enhance understanding of venous insufficiency and the current treatments available. | Read More