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VIDEO: ISET hot topics include biologics, vessel preparation, cost

February 16, 2019
In this video exclusive, George Adams, MD, highlights hot topics in vascular intervention at this year’s International Symposium on…

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Subcutaneous oxygen biosensor shows promise for patients with CLI

February 14, 2019
An injectable tissue-integrated biosensor with an intelligent data platform successfully measured changes in tissue oxygen levels in humans and may…

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RESCUE: Thoracic stent graft system safe, effective for blunt aortic injury

February 13, 2019
Thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair with a thoracic stent graft was safe and effective at 5 years in patients with blunt thoracic aortic injury…

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VIDEO: Deep dive into paclitaxel concerns continues

February 12, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — In this video exclusive, William A. Gray, MD, presents his top highlights from the International Symposium on Endovascular…

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REAL PTX: DES, DCB similar in patency

February 11, 2019
Drug-eluting stents and drug-coated balloons had similar patency in patients with peripheral artery disease at 1 year, although there was a trend…

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VIDEO: ‘Next level of education’ offered at ISET

February 8, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Bringing together health care professionals across multiple specialties, the International Symposium on Endovascular Therapy…

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VIDEO: Paclitaxel, CLI epidemic among hottest topics at ISET

February 6, 2019
The International Symposium on Endovascular Therapy featured a number of pressing topics, including the paclitaxel mortality controversy and novel…

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How to improve representation of women in device trials

February 6, 2019
Underrepresentation of women in clinical trials evaluating CV devices has been a persistent problem, but a multipronged approach coupled with…

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Patient focus, interdisciplinary collaboration key when building a CLI team

February 5, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — A focus on patient-centered treatment and interdisciplinary collaboration is crucial to the success of a

Top intervention news from January: Paclitaxel update, pediatric closure device approved and more

February 5, 2019
Cardiology Today’s Intervention and Healio Intervention compiled a list of the most-read articles posted in January. This month, our readers…

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Antithrombotic therapy continues to evolve for patients with PAD

February 1, 2019
Researchers continue to learn more about how best to treat patients with peripheral artery disease with antithrombotic therapies without increasing…

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Expert offers algorithm for endovascular options in PAD

January 31, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Many ballooning and stenting options exist for treatment of peripheral artery disease. An algorithm to decide which…

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COMPARE Pilot: No difference between two DCBs in 2-year patency

January 30, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Two-year results from the first 150 patients in the COMPARE Pilot study show similar patency with two drug-coated balloons…

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Advancements in medical therapy provide options for patients with PAD, CLI

January 30, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Medical therapies for patients with peripheral artery disease and critical limb ischemia continue to improve, providing new…

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LIBERTY 360°: Endovascular interventions improve outcomes across all Rutherford classes

Cardiology Today, March 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Treatment with FDA-approved endovascular device interventions was associated with improved clinical outcomes at 2.5-year…

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LIBERTY 360°: Endovascular interventions improve outcomes across all Rutherford classes

January 29, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Treatment with FDA-approved endovascular device interventions was associated with improved clinical outcomes at 2.5-year…

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SAVER: DCB safe, effective at 1 year in real-world population

January 29, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Treatment with a drug-coated balloon resulted in high rates of patency and low rates of complications at 1 year in a registry…

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ZILVER PASS: DES, bypass equally effective at 1 year in long femoropopliteal lesions

January 29, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — A drug-eluting stent conferred similar survival, patency and freedom from target lesion revascularization compared with…

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Increased hydration may improve symptoms of claudication, rest pain

January 28, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Among patients with claudication with or without pain at rest who did not respond to medical therapy, a strategy of…

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DCBs could become 'standard of care' for peripheral in-stent restenosis

January 28, 2019
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Drug-coated balloons have the strongest evidence, compared with other technologies, as a solution for peripheral in-stent…