Tag: TCAR

Silk Road Medical announces FDA approval of expanded indications for the...

Silk Road Medical recently announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved expanded indications for the company's Enroute stent to include patients...
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Vascular News’ top 10 most popular stories of February 2022

February's top 10 includes a consensus statement from the Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) and the Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) Society on perioperative...

Worldwide TCAR analysis provides “roadmap” to evaluate future training approaches

An analysis of the worldwide experience of transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) has produced key objective proficiency metrics and an analytic framework to assess adequate...
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Vascular News’ top 10 most popular stories of January 2022

Breakthrough designation for a new drug-eluting stent from Cook Medical, a meta-analysis on the safety of expedited carotid artery surgery vs. expedited stenting after...
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Cost-effectiveness of TCAR versus carotid endarterectomy addressed in new study

A cost-effectiveness model based on peer-reviewed sources suggests that although five-year costs for transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR; Silk Road Medical) were higher than those for...
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TCAR may be associated with favourable outcomes for treatment of restenotic...

Transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR; Silk Road Medical) may be associated with favourable in-hospital outcomes for the treatment of restenotic carotid lesions after carotid endarterectomy...
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Vascular News’ top 10 most popular stories of August 2021

Research presented at the Society for Vascular Surgery’s Vascular Annual Meeting (SVS VAM 2021; 18–21 August, San Diego, USA and online)—including new VOYAGER PAD...

First ever analysis of TCAR in standard surgical risk patients demonstrates...

Silk Road Medical has announced positive results from an independent analysis of standard surgical risk patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy (CEA) and transcarotid artery revascularisation...
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TCAR associated with “promising early and late outcomes”, pooled data suggest

A systematic review and meta-analysis has found that transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) is associated with “promising early and late outcomes” in patients with internal...

Study finds hospital availability of TCAR associated with an improvement in...

Positive results from a comparative-effectiveness study involving transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) have been published in JAMA Network Open, Silk Road Medical have announced. The study...

Compelling outcomes with TCAR versus CEA in patients with carotid artery...

Silk Road Medical has announced that positive results from the ongoing TransCarotid Artery Revascularisation (TCAR) Surveillance Project,  comparing TCAR with carotid endarterectomy (CEA), have...

TCAR a “phenomenal alternative” to carotid endarterectomy for high-risk patients

Keith Calligaro (Philadelphia, USA) interviews Vikram Kashyap (Cleveland, USA) for VEITHtv at VEITHsymposium 2019 (19–23 November, New York, USA) about whether transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) might replace carotid...

TCAR “combines best of both worlds” but carotid endarterectomy “remains the...

Ali AbuRahma (Charleston, USA) moderates a panel for VEITHtv where he is joined by Mahmoud Malas (San Diego, USA) and Enrico Ascher (New York, USA), to...

Favorable outcomes with TCAR versus carotid endarterectomy in patients with carotid...

Silk Road Medical announced the presentation of real-world data for the treatment of patients with carotid artery disease at risk for stroke at the...

Reimbursement for CAS in the USA could be tied to accountability

 Recent technological advancements, including the use of micromesh stents, greater adoption of proximal protection and new techniques such as transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) are taking...

Transcarotid artery revascularisation suggests reduced risk of major adverse events compared...

Real-world outcomes from the Transcarotid Artery Revascularisation (TCAR) Surveillance Project (TSP) were presented by Mahmoud Malas from John Hopkins Hospital (Baltimore, USA) at the...

Similar in-hospital major outcomes of TCAR and carotid endarterectomy

Major adverse events in patients undergoing transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) were similar to those receiving a carotid endarterectomy, a study has found, despite the...

Comparable results found for transcarotid artery revascularisation and CEA at VEITH...

Silk Road Medical data presented at the VEITH Symposium have found comparable results for transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) and carotid endarterectomy (CEA), among other...