Volume 15 - Issue 9 - September/2018

Frank J. Criado, MD, FACS, FSVM, spoke about endovascular aneurysm repair at the 2018 International Symposium on Endovascular Therapy. Dr Criado is a vascular surgeon and endovascular specialist at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore,… | Read More

Craig Walker, MDCardiovascular Institute of the South, Houma, Louisiana; Stefan Kiesz, MD, San Antonio Endovascular and Heart Institute, San Antonio, Texas; Barry Bertolet, MD, Cardiology Associates of North Mississippi, Tupelo, Mississippi; David Weatherford, MD, Coastal Surgery Specialists, Coastal Surgery Specialists, Wilmington, North Carolina; Pradeep K. Nair, MD, Cardiovascular Institute of the South, Houma, Louisiana; Mehdi H. Shishehbor, DO, MPH, PhD, University Hospitals Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute, Cleveland, Ohio

VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(9):E102-E107.

A study led by Craig Walker, MD, confirms the safety and efficacy of the VASCADE VCS device when used in closure of antegrade femoral access sites during peripheral endovascular interventions in the treatment of PAD. | Read More

Sahil A. Parikh, MD, FACC, FSCAI

Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center/NY Presbyterian Hospital and the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York

VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(9):E108-E109.

In this editorial commentary, Sahil A. Parikh, MD, discusses the accumulating research behind vascular closure devices for antegrade punctures, including the VASCADEVascular Closure System for closure of arterial and venous access sites. | Read More

Dainis Krievins, MD, University of Latvia, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia; Edgars Zellans, MD, University of Latvia, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia; Andrejs Erglis, MD, University of Latvia, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia; Ligita Zvaigzne, MD, University of Latvia, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia; Aigars Lacis, MD, University of Latvia, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia; Sanda Jēgere, MD, University of Latvia, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia; Indulis Kumsars, MD, University of Latvia, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia; Gustavs Latkovskis, MD, University of Latvia, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Riga, Latvia; Peteris Stradins, MD1; Christopher K. Zarins, MD, HeartFlow, Inc., Redwood City, California.

VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(9):E96-E101.

CLI patients with no cardiac history undergoing limb salvage surgery have a high prevalence of asymptomatic ischemia-producing coronary stenosis which may put them at increased risk, and pre-operative diagnosis with FFRCT may increase focus on peri… | Read More

Craig Walker, MD

VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(9):E95.

Craig Walker, MD, provides comment on Dainis Krievins and colleagues' submission about the high prevalence of asymptomatic ischemia-producing coronary stenosis in patients with critical limb ischemia: anatomic and functional assessment with coronary… | Read More