Volume 11 - Issue 9 - September 2014

Retrograde Access for Treating Below-the-Ankle Arterial Disease in CLI

Craig Walker, MD

Patients with critical limb ischemia who have obstructions in the foot have among the poorest prognosis. Retrograde access can help revascularize the foot and save limbs.

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Key words: critical limb ischemia

Retrograde Pedal Approach for Below-the-Ankle Revascularization in Patients With Critical Limb Ischemia

Luis Mariano Palena, MD; Marco Manzi, MD, From the Interventional Radiology Unit, Foot and Ankle Clinic, Policlinico Abano Terme, Abano Terme Padova, Italy.

Below-the-knee and below-the-ankle revascularization can be unsuccessful in 20% of cases, highlighting the need for more refined technique. The authors present a comprehensive overview of retrograde access for critical limb ischemia involving the foot.

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Key words: critical limb ischemia

Approach to Treatment of Refractory Type II Endoleaks

Parag Patel, MD1; Joseph Zechlinski, MD1; Jeff Elbich, MD2
From 1Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, and 2Medical College of Virginia, Richmond.

Success for endovascular aneurysm repair when endoleaks occur hinges on correct identification and treatment of the endoleak. The authors present techniques for repairing refractory type II endoleaks.

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Key words: endovascular therapy

Popliteal Artery Occlusion After Total Knee Replacement: A Vascular Team Approach for Limb Salvage

Sohail Khan, MD; Hamid Salam, MD; John Kessels, MD, From St. Tammany Parish Hospital, Covington, Louisiana.

The authors present a case of a 58-year-old female who developed popliteal occlusion post total knee arthroplasty.

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Key words: occlusion, endovascular therapy, balloon angioplasty, vascular surgery

Injectable Varithena Foam Therapy for Varicose Veins: An Interview With Marlin Schul, MD, MBA

Interview by Jennifer Ford

The injectable foam Varithena was recently approved by the FDA for treatment of varicose veins. Vascular Disease Management speaks about the therapy with Dr. Marlin Schul, who participated in a trial that led to its approval.

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Key words: varicose veins

Selected Abstracts From the 4th Annual Amputation Prevention Symposium

Vascular Disease Management presents abstracts from research and data presented at the 4th Annual Amputation Prevention Symposium held in Chicago in August.

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Key words: critical limb ischemia, chronic ischemia, access site management, endovascular therapy
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Volume 11 - Issue 9 - September 2014

Retrograde Access for Treating Below-the-Ankle Arterial Disease in CLI

Craig Walker, MD

Patients with critical limb ischemia who have obstructions in the foot have among the poorest prognosis. Retrograde access can help revascularize the foot and save limbs.

continue reading
Key words: critical limb ischemia

Retrograde Pedal Approach for Below-the-Ankle Revascularization in Patients With Critical Limb Ischemia

Luis Mariano Palena, MD; Marco Manzi, MD, From the Interventional Radiology Unit, Foot and Ankle Clinic, Policlinico Abano Terme, Abano Terme Padova, Italy.

Below-the-knee and below-the-ankle revascularization can be unsuccessful in 20% of cases, highlighting the need for more refined technique. The authors present a comprehensive overview of retrograde access for critical limb ischemia involving the foot.

continue reading
Key words: critical limb ischemia

Approach to Treatment of Refractory Type II Endoleaks

Parag Patel, MD1; Joseph Zechlinski, MD1; Jeff Elbich, MD2
From 1Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, and 2Medical College of Virginia, Richmond.

Success for endovascular aneurysm repair when endoleaks occur hinges on correct identification and treatment of the endoleak. The authors present techniques for repairing refractory type II endoleaks.

continue reading
Key words: endovascular therapy

Popliteal Artery Occlusion After Total Knee Replacement: A Vascular Team Approach for Limb Salvage

Sohail Khan, MD; Hamid Salam, MD; John Kessels, MD, From St. Tammany Parish Hospital, Covington, Louisiana.

The authors present a case of a 58-year-old female who developed popliteal occlusion post total knee arthroplasty.

continue reading
Key words: occlusion, endovascular therapy, balloon angioplasty, vascular surgery

Injectable Varithena Foam Therapy for Varicose Veins: An Interview With Marlin Schul, MD, MBA

Interview by Jennifer Ford

The injectable foam Varithena was recently approved by the FDA for treatment of varicose veins. Vascular Disease Management speaks about the therapy with Dr. Marlin Schul, who participated in a trial that led to its approval.

continue reading
Key words: varicose veins

Selected Abstracts From the 4th Annual Amputation Prevention Symposium

Vascular Disease Management presents abstracts from research and data presented at the 4th Annual Amputation Prevention Symposium held in Chicago in August.

continue reading
Key words: critical limb ischemia, chronic ischemia, access site management, endovascular therapy
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