Tag: Aortic

GREAT study to shed light on long-term outcomes of aortic repair

 Ross Milner (Chicago, USA) spoke to Vascular News at the VEITHsymposium about the importance of long-term data for aortic endografts and the GREAT (Global...

CX 2019 Aortic Challenges Programme Highlights

 Stéphan Haulon, member of the CX Aortic Executive Board looks ahead to CX 2019 and raises some of the key questions that will be...

Fusion imaging makes visible for the whole team what is in...

 Tilo Kölbel (Hamburg, Germany, and co-director of Aortic Live) tells Vascular News about the recently installed fusion imaging system from Cydar Medical, which connects...

Detailing a niche group of patients who do very well with...

Stéphan Haulon (Université Paris Sud, France) tells Vascular News at Aortic Live 2018 in Essen, Germany, about a niche group of patients, i.e., those that have had...

Open vs. endovascular aneurysm repair in the 60-year-old man against the...

 “The best treatment for a 60-year-old man with an infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm that is above the threshold for intervention is arguably surgery based...

The “epidemic” of surgeon burnout and a glimpse into the future...

 Ronald L Dalman (Stanford, USA), vice president of the Society for Vascular Surgery, discusses how aligning an individual surgeon’s goals with those of the...

So, are you using lower leg lead shields when you perform...

 Chronic exposure to low dose radiation, such as that experienced by operators who routinely perform endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR), has biological effects that can...

Individual evaluation of each patient, and each aorta, is key to...

 “The instructions for use (IFU) are not a clinical guideline, so trainees should really think about what the main considerations are when they are...