CHIEF MEDICAL EDITOR'S PAGE
By Barry T. Katzen, MD
Anatomy of a guiding sheath.
Synergy of open and endovascular techniques.
By David H. Deaton, MD; Yvonne M. Carter, MD; Joseph C. Babrowicz, MD; and Richard F. Neville, MD
CODING & REIMBURSEMENT
A case study in coding protocol for a unique thoracic aneurysm repair.
By Jackie Miller, RHIA, CPC
How to educate physicians and use a single-setting treatment to advance therapy for DVT patients.
By Frank R. Arko, MD
Principles for successful sclerotherapy treatment of varicose and telangiectatic leg veins.
By Mitchel P. Goldman, MD
The most prevalent and least understood complication of deep vein thrombosis.
By Patricia E. Thorpe, MD, FSIR
Treatment of incompetent perforator reflux can play an important role in the management of chronic venous insufficiency and stasis ulceration.
By Carl M. Black, MD; Robert P. Smilanich, MD; And Eugene R. Worth, MD
A preliminary report from a multidisciplinary research consensus panel.
By John A. Kaufman, MD, FSIR
A look at the current clinical and commercial state of this continuously growing field.
By José I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RVT
Examining the origin and current state of treatment to predict the future of DVT.
By David W. Hunter, MD, and Karen J. Kowalik, RN, MBA
At the forefront of peripheral vascular therapy, Dr. Benenati discusses fellows training at Baptist Cardiac and Vascular Institute (BCVI), women's health treatments, and what sets ISET 2008 apart.