Tag: aortic dissection

AI triage solution for PE and aortic dissection receives FDA clearance...

Medical imaging artificial intelligence (AI) specialist Avicenna.AI recently announced that it has received certification in the USA and European Union (EU) for CINA CHEST,...

“Significant” long-term morbidity related to aortic branches in patients with aortic...

In patients with aortic dissection, a retrospective, population-based cohort study suggests that aortic branch involvement is responsible for “a significant long-term morbidity, without any...

Total endovascular aortic arch treatment shows promise in dissections, but secondary...

Speaking at the Virtual Aortic Surgery How to Do It (HTDI) Highlights conference (17–18 December), Stéphan Haulon (Hôpital Marie Lannelongue, GHPSJ, Paris, France) discussed...

Eighteen-year results provide insight into changing patterns of thoracic aortic disease

Based on data collected from 2002–2020, Dominic Howard (Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK) spoke at the 2020 UK Vascular Societies’ Annual Scientific...

Sodium fluoride positron emission tomography shows promise as multimodality imaging technique...

During the prize session at this year’s European Society for Vascular Surgery annual meeting (ESVS Month, 29 September–29 October, virtual), Maaz Syed (University of...
Aortic Dissection Collaborative

US team secures funding to examine impact of COVID-19 on aortic...

A team at the University of Washington in Seattle, USA, has received a funding award through the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Eugene Washington...

Medtronic begins real-world, post-market study of Valiant Navion in patients with...

Medtronic today announced the start of a prospective, observational, global, multicentre, real-world, post-market study to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the Valiant Navion...
COVID-19 New York

Study highlights drop in aortic dissection cases in New York during...

In a recently-published study, researchers found a significant drop in acute aortic dissection cases in New York City since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The...

BIBA Briefings: Award for film raising awareness of aortic dissection

A short film (“Today is a Good Day”), which showcases the work of Aortic Dissection Awareness UK & Ireland, has won the Rare Disease Film Festival’s Peoples’...

First US patient treated with recently approved Zenith Dissection Endovascular System

Following the recent US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of Cook Medical’s Zenith Dissection Endovascular System, Cooper University Health Care in Camden, USA,...

Cook Medical receives US FDA approval for aortic dissection device

Cook Medical has announced its recent approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Zenith endovascular aortic dissection system. The system,...

Poor medication adherence of TBAD patients may play a role in...

Type B aortic dissection (TBAD) patients exhibit poor adherence to best medical therapy, which may play a part in the high levels of aortic...

Acute Dissections Symposium: “The Great Masquerader”

The best management of type B aortic dissection is an ongoing debate. In April 2016, W. L. Gore & Associates held a two-day symposium...

Quick-fire Dreiländertagung

From 4–8 October, the Dreiländertagung meeting was held at the Kursaal centre in Bern, Switzerland. Taking place every three years, the German-speaking meeting brings...