Tag: IVUS

IVUS during haemodialysis access “aids device selection and adequacy of treatment”

Narayan Karunanithy outlines the benefits of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) during haemodialysis access intervention. Thoracic central veins include intra-thoracic segments of the internal jugular, subclavian, brachiocephalic...
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Second iDissection Classification study to evaluate dissection rate of FLEX Dynamic...

VentureMed Group has announced the initiation of a new study to determine if the FLEX Dynamic Scoring Catheter reduces dissections and the need for...

IVUS outperforms angiography in dissection detection post-PTA

The iDissection Classification trial results published in the Journal of Invasive Cardiology have shown that with the use of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) investigators were...

Philips announces the relaunch of the Pioneer Plus catheter

Philips has announced the relaunch of its Pioneer Plus catheter, “the first and only re-entry device with intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) capabilities and needle deployment designed...

Intravascular ultrasound in venous disease

The question is often asked: is intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) necessary in a deep venous practice? Stephen Black writes that it was certainly a question that...

Venography and IVUS for the diagnosis and treatment of iliofemoral venous...

The results of the VIRTUS feasibility study—analysing the performance of the Vici venous stent system (Veniti) in achieving patency of venous lesions up to...

IVUS may be a more accurate method than venography for assessing...

Fresh data from the VIRTUS feasibility study presented at the Vascular Interventional Advances (VIVA) annual conference 2016 (18–22 September, Las Vegas, USA) suggest that...