Editor's Corner

In the overwhelming majority of interventional peripheral arterial procedures being performed in the United States, angiography is the only modality that is actively utilized during the intervention to guide therapy. Unfortunately, angiography has… | Read More

Dr. Walker comments on Poli and colleagues’ article on the implantation of the ACURATE neo transcatheter aortic valve to treat a patient with severe aortic stenosis via a subclavian artery that was surgically exposed. | Read More

Dr. Walker comments on a case by Kalisetta and colleagues that highlights the need to be cautious when treating in-stent restenosis with mechanical devices in order to avoid potential stent injury and entrapment. | Read More

Dr Walker comments on drug-coated balloon technology and how a decision by CMS may cause their utilization to fall. | Read More

Dr Walker comments on this month's case report by Zaitoun et al, in which pedal access was used to salvage a limb. | Read More

Dr Walker presents this month’s case report by Attaran et al, in which iliac vein occlusion was established as the etiology of exertional dyspnea and diminished exercise capacity and where there was symptomatic improvement following iliac venous… | Read More

Dr Walker discusses Nagabandi et al’s article on the utilization of the Vascade arterial vascular closure device to close femoral vein access sites following interventional venous procedures. | Read More

Dr Walker welcomes our new Managing Editor and shares exciting information about the VDM’s recent affiliation with ISET. | Read More

Dr. Craig Walker, Clinical Editor, welcomes three new Section Editors to the VDM team: Dr. Richard Kovach, section editor on Carotid Disease; Dr. Pradeep Nair, clinical section editor on New Technologies; and Dr. Amjad AlMahameed, section editor on… | Read More

Dr. Walker discusses this month’s article by Gupta, et al. and comments on the potential merit of a gel foam technique for treating patients with dangerous bleeds secondary to invasive procedures. | Read More