SUPERSUB trial update and precise stent placement with the Presto technique


At LINC 2017 (24–27 January, Leipzig, Germany), Luis Mariano Palena (Policlinico Abano Terme, Abano Terme, Italy) presented an update on the SUPERSUB trial, which is investigating the use of the Supera stent (Abbott Vascular) for subintimal recanalisation in critical limb ischaemia patients. Palena tells Vascular News about the highlights of the one-year outcomes, and explains how precise placement can be achieved by using the “Presto” technique.