Tag: chronic limb-threatening ischaemia

UK NVR annual report highlights “extremely high” case ascertainment rates despite...

The UK National Vascular Registry (NVR) recently published its 2022 annual report—the 10th since the registry was launched in 2013—highlighting important outcome data for...

“A very grey area”: EVOCC trial addresses best treatment option for...

Athanasios Saratzis (University of Leicester, Leicester, UK) speaks to Vascular News about the EVOCC trial, which he hopes will dispel patient and physician “uncertainty”...

First data from BEST-CLI bring surgical bypass into the forefront of...

The first results from the BEST-CLI randomised controlled trial (RCT) of 1,830 patients show that surgical bypass with adequate single-segment great saphenous vein (GSV)...
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Vascular News’ top 10 most popular stories of June 2021

New data from Philips' TOBA II below-the-knee (BTK) clinical trial, physicians' call for the AMPREDICT decision support tool to be applied in clinical practice,...

Physicians call for clinical application of “helpful, meaningful” AMPREDICT decision support...

Researchers have found that the AMPREDICT decision support tool (DST) demonstrates “strong usability characteristics and clinical relevance” in amputation level decision-making for patients with...

SoundBite Medical announces use of its Active Wire 0.014″ platform at...

SoundBite Medical Solutions recently announced the use of its novel Active Wire 0.014” platform at a first site in the USA in the successful...

XO Score scoring sheath platform wins medical design award

Transit Scientific today announced that its XO Score scoring sheath platform has been named a winner in the 2021 Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA)....

Micro Medical Solutions receives FDA breakthrough device designation for MicroStent vascular...

Micro Medical Solutions (MMS) recently announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted breakthrough device designation for its MicroStent vascular stent....
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The CLI Global Society announces the Journal of Critical Limb Ischemia

The CLI Global Society is launching the first peer-reviewed academic journal focusing on interventional techniques pertaining to critical limb ischemia (CLI). The new journal,...

Systematic review and meta-analysis finds “substantial” one-year mortality rate in octogenarians...

In octogenarians with chronic limb-threatening ischaemia (CLTI), researchers found a one-year mortality rate of 32% after revascularisation, which was significantly higher than in non-octogenarians....
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Letter from Seattle: Amid COVID-19 pandemic, time to act is long...

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Benjamin W Starnes and Niten Singh urge service chiefs across the USA to "act this minute" in order to conserve...