Tag: endovascular

CX Aortic Vienna

Inaugural CX Aortic Vienna to take place online

The inaugural CX Aortic Vienna meeting will be livestreamed 8–11 September 2020 to an international, online audience, and will include registrant participation, interaction, and...

VQI propensity-matched analysis finds endovascular repair of rAAA superior to open...

A recent study examining the effect of operative approach on outcomes in patients presenting with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (rAAA) demonstrated clear short- and...

Global support network “will improve the representation of women in endovascular...

While more than 60% of medical students are female, the number of women in endovascular medicine is low, report Bella Huasen and Agnieszka Solberg....

CX 2020 LIVE: Charing Cross Symposium unveils live, interactive digital event

The Charing Cross (CX) Symposium, with its world-class faculty and unique focus on live audience participation, has announced the launch of a not-to-be missed...

Kidney patients report positive experiences with novel approach to dialysis access

A new study reports high levels of patient satisfaction with a minimally invasive approach to creating vascular access for kidney patients who require haemodialysis....
TiGER Principal Investigator, Vincent Riambau

Terumo Aortic announces launch of industry-first global endovascular registry

Terumo Aortic has announced the launch of the company’s global endovascular registry known as TiGER (Terumo Aortic Global Endovascular Registry). TiGER is a global, prospective,...
IIan loftus vascular profile

Ian Loftus

Ian Loftus talks to Vascular News about various aspects of his professional life, from a surgical placement that inspired his career path through to...
tack

Real-world use of the Tack Endovascular System published

Intact Vascular has announced the peer-reviewed publication, “Practical applications of Tack implants for infrainguinal dissection repair: A single-centre experience” currently available online, with...
Ronald Dalman

Wearables could transform monitoring and outcome assessment for vascular interventions

 Health technology solutions—such as mobile apps and wearables—can play a huge role in activity tracking and assessing the outcomes of peripheral vascular interventions, says...

CX showcases the best of modern endovascular technology with virtual reality...

Yesterday’s CX Highlight Session on the durability of endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) and the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) aortic guidelines...

Focus on the International Symposium on Endovascular Therapeutics

The International Symposium on Endovascular Therapeutics (SITE) is an annual international symposium based in Barcelona, Spain, with its focus in the Spanish vascular world....

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...

Tackling the uncommon, but devastating, complication of infection after EVAR

 Rachel Bell (Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London, UK) describes a variety of specialist surgical options to treat infection after endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR),...

Consider intravascular lithotripsy when treating calcified femoropopliteal arteries

 Treating severely calcified arteries by endovascular means is still a challenge, although atherectomy, stents and lithotripsy are all techniques that are employed. Lithotripsy (also...

Endovascular therapy for critical limb ischaemia: When is enough, enough?

We need to stop doing endovascular procedures for critical limb ischaemia patients when no measurable benefit is being seen and when the adverse event rate is...

CX 2017: Appreciation of Dr Edward B Diethrich

The Charing Cross Symposium 2017 held a special session on Thursday 27 April to remember Edward B Diethrich, who died in February. The cardiovascular...

North Dallas Research Associates begin enrolling TOBA II BTK patients

North Dallas Research Associates, Dallas, Texas, and its private practice, Cardiac Center of Texas, have announced their participation in the Tack Optimized Balloon Angioplasty II...

Endovascular treatment in the aortic arch

The development of endovascular stent grafts in the descending aorta has significantly reduced the number of open surgical repairs being performed. However, the ascending...

Carbon-coated stents in patients with atherosclerotic iliac artery lesions

By Nicola Troisi, Department of Surgery, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Unit, San Giovanni di Dio Hospital, Florence, Italy Endovascular treatment is now the preferred treatment...
nellix

Endologix’ EVAS FORWARD Global Registry finds positive Nellix outcomes at two...

Data from Endologix' Global Registry have found 98% freedom from persistent endoleaks with its Nellix system at two-year follow-up, among other positive results. The...