June 2010

 

In this Issue

A New Era in Dialysis Access

Concerted efforts by multiple specialties foster advances in dialysis access placement and preservation.

Issue

CHIEF MEDICAL EDITOR’S PAGE: Hemodialysis Access: A Cinderella Story

By Bart L. Dolmatch, MD, and Ingemar A. Davidson, MD, PhD, Guest Chief Medical Editors

CHALLENGING CASES

Isolated Innominate Artery Aneurysm

An endovascular approach to treat this rare presentation.

By Kuldeep Singh, MD; Mohummed Khani, MD; Johnathan Scheiner, MD; Martin Zomaya, BS; and Gary Giangola, MD, FACS

COVER STORY

New Developments in Hemodialysis Grafts

The latest technologies for treating patients with end-stage renal disease.

By Shawn M. Gage, PA-C, and Jeffrey H. Lawson, MD, PHD

Balloon-Assisted Maturation of Arteriovenous Fistulas

The important role that endovascular techniques play in helping the dialysis community meet their goals.

By Gregg Miller, MD, and Alex Friedman, BA

Maintenance of Hemodialysis Access With Stents and Covered Stents

Hemodialysis access maintenance advances beyond angioplasty.

By Bart L. Dolmatch, MD

Treating CVD in the Dialysis Patient

Central venous stenosis or obstruction is a common yet difficult problem to manage in hemodialysis patients and can lead to disabling symptoms and potential access dysfunction.

By Sanjoy Kundu, MD, FRCPC, FCIRSE, FSIR, RPVI

Advances in Locking Solutions

The recent progress and current areas of study in catheter lock solutions.

By Stephen R. Ash, MD, FACP

Can Your Center Improve Dialysis Access Delivery?

Algorithms for dialysis modality selection and tips for enhancing the way your facility treats dialysis patients.

By Ingemar A. Davidson, MD, PHD; Bart L. Dolmatch, MD; Maurizio Galliene, MD; Ramesh Saxena, MD, PHD; and Douglas Slakey, MD, MPH

Departments

INNOVATIONS

A preview of today’s new products.

An Interview with J. A. Mustapha, MD

A discussion on lesion access techniques, lowering amputation rates, and device development for below-the-knee interventions.

 

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About Endovascular Today

Endovascular Today is a publication dedicated to bringing you comprehensive coverage of all the latest technology, techniques, and developments in the endovascular field. Our Editorial Advisory Board is composed of the top endovascular specialists, including interventional cardiologists, interventional radiologists, vascular surgeons, neurologists, and vascular medicine practitioners, and our publication is read by an audience of more than 22,000 members of the endovascular community.