Endovascular Techniques

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Utility of the Forearm Vein for Invasive Right-Sided Cardiac Procedures Beyond Right Heart Catheterization

Nagabandi and colleagues describe a series of cases illustrating the safe and effective use of the brachial vein for several common procedures and appropriate techniques.    | Read More

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A Tactical Approach to Arterial Access for Critical Limb Ischemia

Critical limb ischemia (CLI), characterized clinically by rest pain or tissue loss resulting from peripheral arterial insufficiency, is the end stage of peripheral artery disease (PAD). | Read More

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Latest Research Looks to Enhance Treatment Options for CLI Patients

A research round-up of the latest data and developments for treating critical limb ischemia showing clinical results worthy of consideration as potential therapies for advanced peripheral artery disease patients. | Read More

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Managing Aortic Arch Lesions: Experience With the Gore Thoracic Branch Endoprothesis

The Gore Thoracic Branch Endoprothesis is a novel, single-branch stent-graft designed and initially studied for the treatment of thoracic aortic aneurysms in zone 2. We discuss the expansion of this device for use in zones 0 and 1. | Read More

Tips for Contemporary Management of Congenital Arteriovenous Malformations

Because the management of congenital arteriovenous malformation (CVM) falls within the purview of many medical specialties, it is critical to establish a multidisciplinary approach. This article offers tips for the diagnosis and treatment of CVMs. | Read More

Endovascular Therapy for Severe Pulmonary Embolism

This article covers pulmonary embolism (PE) stratification, pathophysiology, and endovascular therapy for massive and submassive PE. | Read More

The Evolving Field of Local Drug Delivery for Superficial Femoral Artery Intervention

Local drug delivery is rapidly emerging as the first line of therapy for the interventional treatment of superficial femoral artery disease. Paclitaxel-eluting drug-coated balloons are emerging as a promising therapy. | Read More

Research Roundup From AMP (The Amputation Prevention Symposium)

A summary of the research presented at the Amputation Prevention Symposium at the 2017 International Symposium on Endovascular Therapies (ISET) Meeting. | Read More

New Research on Critical Limb Ischemia Shows Improved Results

A summary of the newest findings on critical limb ischemia from the 2017 International Symposium on Endovascular Therapies (ISET) Meeting. | Read More

Atherectomy Prior to Drug-Eluting–Balloon Angioplasty in a Calcified Vessel

Atherectomy prior to DEB angioplasty is one approach to reduce mural calcification and improve the efficacy of drug delivery. | Read More