Tag: revascularisation

Studies highlight need for tailored treatment options for women with peripheral...

New clinical results highlight the need for inclusive approaches and comprehensive examinations of treatment options for peripheral arterial disease (PAD), including endovascular therapy and...

Paclitaxel controversy: Yes, device restrictions did cause harm

“Unfortunately, we are doing worse for our patients today,” were the sobering thoughts of Eric Secemsky (Boston, United States) during a late-breaking presentation in...

BEST-CLI: A year down the road

A dedicated session at the 2023 VEITHsymposium (Nov. 14–18) in New York City aimed to unpack the ways in which clinical practice and attitudes...
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The top 10 most popular Vascular Specialist stories of September 2023

Last month, the most read stories from Vascular Specialist included data releases from the recent Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society (MVSS) using direct revascularization of segmental...
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New analysis of chronic limb-threatening ischaemia patients places BEST-CLI trial into...

A new analysis of chronic limb-threatening ischaemia (CLTI) treatment outcomes was presented today as late-breaking clinical research at the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography &...

Distal embolic protection linked to significantly better outcomes in carotid stenting

Distal embolic protection using a filter has been associated with improved transfemoral carotid artery stenting (tfCAS) outcomes in terms of in-hospital stroke and death...
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Hispanic adults with PAD access inpatient care most often via the...

Hispanic adults hospitalized for treatment of symptoms of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) were more likely to access this care by going to the emergency...

Combining aspirin with rivaroxaban reduces risk equally in presence or absence...

In stable atherosclerosis, a combination of aspirin plus rivaroxaban provided a similar relative degree of benefit on coronary, cerebrovascular and peripheral endpoints in patients...