Tag: WIfI

Miss the SVS webinars? Take advantage of the recordings

The Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) hosts a number of Town Halls, roundtables and webinars for the benefit of its members.  In the past few...

Revascularization strategy for BTK intervention should hinge on diagnostic modality, LINC...

New data provide “another argument” for the use of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) in below-the-knee (BTK) interventions. This is according to Michael Lichtenberg, MD, from Arnsberg...

WIfI system helps predict revascularization benefit for diabetic patients with CLTI,...

A retrospective study supports the use of the Wound, ischemia, and foot infection (WIfI) classification system to predict the revascularization benefit for diabetic patients with chronic limb-threatening ischemia...

‘Proceed cautiously in use of DCBs in CLTI patients with advanced...

The last several years have seen ongoing controversy and debate about the risks and benefits of paclitaxel-coated devices (PCDs) for patients with peripheral arterial...

WIfI score found to be accurate across racial groups

The wound, ischemia and foot infection (WIfI) score is as accurate a predictor of risk for limb loss in Black people as it is...

SVS pushes out trio of mobile apps to aid CLTI treatment

The Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) has launched three new mobile apps to help guide surgeons in the treatment and management of chronic limb-threatening...

Previously described patient-centered clinical success measure after revascularization for diabetic foot...

Patient-centered clinical success after lower-extremity revascularization for people with diabetic foot wounds was achieved among 63% of patients in a new analysis—but researchers suggest...