Tag: vascular surgery

Vascular surgery and its place in a “changing training paradigm”

 “Vascular surgery is my DNA”, Alan Lumsden (Houston, USA) tells Vascular News, as he discusses the role of vascular surgeons in the cardiac surgery world....

Evidence in the SFA: What kind of stent should we use?

NOTE: This video is ONLY available to watch in selected countries and geographies Antonio Micari (interventional cardiologist, Italy) gives his thoughts on the EMINENT...

Evidence in the SFA: Best strategy for treatment of the femoropopliteal...

NOTE: This video is ONLY available to watch in selected countries and geographies  Yann Goueffic (vascular surgeon, France) discusses the evidence that is needed...

Experts launch ‘Masters of Circulation’ podcast

A trio of specialists in vascular surgery and interventional radiology recently launched a new podcast—‘Masters of Circulation’—with the aim of interviewing pioneers and leaders...

CX 2019: Number of vascular surgeons being trained is “woefully inadequate”

Sophie Renton (London, UK) moderates a session with Michel Makaroun (Pittsburgh, USA) and Armando Mansilha (Porto, Portugal) where the trio discuss some of the...

No evidence to deny vascular intervention based on frailty score alone,...

A systematic review and meta-analysis has found that frailty is an independent risk factor in vascular surgery patients, but there is no evidence to...

SVS addresses uncomfortable survey on physician burnout and depression head-on and...

 Dawn Coleman (Ann Arbor, USA) shares headline findings from a Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) survey that found 41% of 960 respondents met validated...

Recruitment for vascular disease management struggles to keep up with expected...

Shortages in the US vascular surgery workforce was the focus of this year’s Stanley Crawford Critical Issues Forum at the Society for Vascular Surgery’s...

Higher proportion of limb salvage and lower amputation rates: The impact...

The opening of an outpatient wound centre has been associated with a significant increase in peripheral vascular practice and a significant decrease in amputation...