VIVA

Healio brings you the highlights from the Vascular Intervention Advances Scientific Session. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from VIVA, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
Meeting News

DETOUR I: Percutaneous bypass procedure successful in long peripheral lesions

September 22, 2017
A novel percutaneous bypass system using the femoral vein as a pathway conferred a high rate of patency with no effect on venous health in patients…
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AcoArt I: Novel DCB successfully treats femoropopliteal disease at 2 years

September 20, 2017
A novel drug-coated balloon was associated with higher rates of patency and lower rates of target lesion revascularization at 2 years vs…
Meeting NewsPerspective

SAFE-DCB: High procedural success, few events in DCB registry

September 18, 2017
According to an interim analysis from a registry presented at VIVA 17, a drug-coated balloon was safe and effective at 12 months. Edward
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ILLUMENATE: DCB yields durable treatment effect at 2 years

September 14, 2017
LAS VEGAS — New data from the ILLUMENATE EU randomized controlled trial demonstrate higher primary patency and a lower rate of clinically…
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ACT 1: Carotid stenting beneficial in women, heavy atherosclerotic burden

September 13, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Two subanalyses of the ACT 1 trial found carotid artery stenting benefited women and patients with the worst atherosclerotic burden…
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DCB beneficial in hemodialysis arteriovenous fistulae lesions

September 13, 2017
LAS VEGAS — In patients with dysfunctional hemodialysis arteriovenous fistulae, adding a drug-coated balloon to treatment with percutaneous…
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IN.PACT Global: Real-world 2-year outcomes encouraging for peripheral DCB

September 13, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Use of a drug-coated balloon conferred positive outcomes in more than four of five patients with symptomatic femoropopliteal…
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SENTRY: Bioconvertible IVC filter tied to low pulmonary embolism at 1 year

September 12, 2017
LAS VEGAS — Use of a bioconvertible inferior vena cava filter successfully prevented new-onset pulmonary embolism in high-risk patients and was…
Meeting NewsPerspective

Peripheral DES shows long-term benefit in real-world cohort

September 12, 2017
LAS VEGAS — A drug-eluting peripheral stent showed long-term benefits through 4 years in real-world patients with a variety of comorbidities…
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IN.PACT SFA: DCB for PAD confers less TLR vs. angioplasty at 4 years

September 12, 2017
LAS VEGAS — At 4 years, the rate of target lesion revascularization was lower among patients with femoropopliteal lesions who received a…

Meeting Calendar

VIVA

September 11, 2017 - September 15, 2017

  • Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
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