Volume 15 - Issue 12 - 12-13-2018

Raymond Dattilo, MD

Flint Hills Heart, Vascular and Vein Clinic, Manhattan, Kansas

VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(12):E140-E143

According to Raymond Dattilo, MD, thrombolysis with mechanical thrombectomy can be performed with retrograde distal balloon occlusion without the risk of distal embolization or other complications in patients with thrombotic superficial femoral… | Read More

Nicolas W. Shammas, MD; W. John Shammas, BS; Ehrin J. Armstrong, MD; Qais Radaideh, MD; Gail A. Shammas, BS, RN

Midwest Cardiovascular Research Foundation, Davenport, Iowa

VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(12):E137-E139

In a case of severe stenosis of the tibioperoneal trunk treated under angiographic and intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) guidance, angiography underestimated true vessel size and was unable to identify the presence of dissections versus IVUS. | Read More

VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(12):E146

In this interview, Dr. Schermerhorn discusses the results of the TCAR (Trans-Carotid Artery Revascularization) trial, which compared TCAR with CEA in patients with carotid stenosis. | Read More

Rajkamal Vishnu, MCh; Guruprasad Rai, MCh; Ganesh Sevagur Kamath, MCh

The Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Kasturba Hospital, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Karnataka, India

VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(12):E144-E145

Computed tomographic angiography has become a helpful tool for identifying potential complications of bypass grafting and for planning further therapy in a quick and non-invasive manner, according to physicians from Kasturba Hospital in Karnataka,… | Read More

VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2018;15(12):E136

Craig Walker, MD, opens the December issue of VDM by discussing the benefits of intravascular ultrasound imaging versus only quantitative angiography of the tibioperoneal artery. | Read More