Clinical Insights

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Case Report

The Roundabout Way to Save a Foot: Utilization of Pedal Access for Limb Salvage

Oct 17, 2017

The authors describe an important technique to consider in the face of chronic total occlusions in patients with severe PAD in whom limb salvage is desired and who would otherwise be considered too high a surgical risk. | Read More

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Clinical Insights

The VIRTUS Feasibility Trial

Sep 10, 2017

Dr Kabnick presents a clinical update on the VIRTUS trial, which is studying the dedicated venous Veniti Vici stent. | Read More

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Case Series

Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome: A Case Series With Variable Timing of Diagnosis and Outcome

Sep 10, 2017

Popliteal artery entrapment syndrome (PAES) is a rare condition that occurs primarily in young active patients. We present a case series that highlights the diagnosis of PAES and represents the variability of outcomes based on timing of diagnosis… | Read More

Case Report

Exertional Dyspnea Due to Iliac Vein Occlusion, Treated by Recanalization

Sep 10, 2017

Exertional dyspnea has many causes. We report a case of exertional dyspnea resulting from preload insufficiency due to inadequate venous return. | Read More

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Case Report

Long In-Stent Restenosis of the Superficial Femoral Artery Successfully Treated Using OCT-Guided Directional Atherectomy

Aug 07, 2017

This case demonstrates the successful recanalization of a complex superficial femoral artery ISR chronic total occlusion utilizing the Pantheris catheter. | Read More

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Case Report

Management of a Patient with Superior Vena Cava Syndrome and a Central Venous Catheter

Jul 12, 2017

This paper discusses a novel treatment of superior vena cava syndrome whereby the operator may preserve the existing central venous catheter, circumventing the need for two invasive procedures. | Read More

Case Report

Endovascular Treatment of a Perforated Femoral Artery

Jun 08, 2017

We describe here an endovascular approach to a perforation in the right femoral artery that was emergently closed with gel foam. | Read More

Case Report

Aorta in Takayasu's Arteritis is as Brittle as Glass: A Case Report

May 05, 2017

Balloon angioplasty of a critically or completely occluded segment of the aorta in Takayasu’s arteritis is challenging because of extensive panarteritis and diffuse fibrosis. We report the case of a 38-year-old female with aortoarteritis. | Read More

Case Report

Impotence and Heart Disease: A Case Report

May 05, 2017

We present a case of a patient with impotence and internal iliac artery stenosis. | Read More

Clinical Review

Advances in Carotid Artery Imaging: Beyond Luminal Stenosis

May 05, 2017

There is a growing interest in assessing carotid artery plaque morphology and composition in order to identify patients with vulnerable plaque. With rapid advances in imaging technology, characterizing plaque with novel modalities may help to… | Read More