In this Issue
Current Global Perspectives on AAA Treatment
Guest Chief Medical Editor’s Page
By Hence Verhagen, MD, PhD
Predicting outcomes after contemporary endovascular aneurysm repair.
By Nelson Oliveira, MD; Frederico Bastos Gonçalves, MD; Sander ten Raa, MD, PhD; Ellen Rouwet, MD, PhD; Johanna Hendriks, MD, PhD; and Hence Verhagen, MD, PhD
Exploring the AAA data landscape and the options for the next generation of data.
By Jean-Pierre Becquemin, MD, and Charles Swaelens, MD
Technical tips and tricks for using chimney and/or periscope grafts to successfully treat a wide range of complex aortic aneurysmal pathologies.
By Felice Pecoraro, MD; Thomas Pfammatter, MD; Mario Lachat, MD; Dieter Mayer, MD; Zoran Rancic, MD, PhD; Michael Glenck, MD; Gilbert Puippe, MD; and Frank J. Veith, MD
The rationale behind updating our surveillance protocols post-EVAR to decrease patient risks, as well as costs.
By Jill K. Johnstone, MD, and Gustavo S. Oderich, MD
Experience from a high-volume aortic center shows a reduction in radiation exposure when image fusion is utilized.
By Stéphan Haulon, MD, PhD; Adrien Hertault, MD; Blandine Maurel, MD, PhD; Jonathan Sobocinski, MD, PhD; Marielle Le Roux, MD; Rafaelle Spear, MD; Teresa Martin Gonzales, MD; Mohammad Kilani, MD; Marco Midulla, MD, PhD; and Richard Azzaoui, MD
New developments in imaging systems are a step forward in increasing patient and staff safety.
By Olivier H.J. Koning, MD, PhD; R.F.F. Van Den Haak, MD; B.A.N. Verhoeven, MD, PhD; R.M.M. Van Loenhout, MD; and B.C. Hamans, MSc
Determining specific screening parameters to assess abdominal aortic aneurysms in the Chinese population.
By Wei Guo, MD, and Tao Zhang, MD
A perspective from a Chinese vascular program.
By Xiao Tang, MD; Weiguo Fu, MD; and Yuqi Wang, MD
What are your primary solutions for stent graft migration? Have you seen upward migration in the iliacs? How do you manage this?
With Edward Woo, MD; Ross Milner, MD; Ramon L. Varcoe, MD, FRACS; Dittmar Böckler, MD; Ramesh K. Tripathi, MD, FRCS, FRACS; and William D. Jordan, Jr, MD
Friends and colleagues share fond memories of Dr. Greenberg and consider the legacy of an extraordinary vascular pioneer.
Understanding the impact of registry data on clinical practice.
By Sarah O’Connor; Jeffrey W. Olin, DO; and Heather L. Gornik, MD
Why contextual information should be included in your Open Payments report.
By Steven J. Cagnetta, Esq., and Steven K. Ladd
A preview of today’s new products.
The LINC course director and dedicated trial investigator discusses the evolution of the LINC meeting, therapies for difficult peripheral cases, and some of the novel technologies currently being studied.