In this Issue
Patient candidacy, perspectives on data, technical considerations, and avoiding complications.
GUEST CHIEF MEDICAL EDITORS’ PAGE
By Frank R. Arko III, MD, and Matt Thompson, MD, FRCS
Techniques and strategies for optimal outcomes.
By Tim Resch, MD, PhD; Nuno Dias, MD, PhD; and Björn Sonesson, MD, PhD
The current data on open versus endovascular repair and the adjunct techniques you need to know to ensure an optimal result with EVAR.
By Thomas Larzon, MD, PhD
Robert J. Hinchliffe, MD, FRCS, and Janet T. Powell, MD, PhD, FRCPath, compare perspectives with Frank J. Veith. MD, and Caron B. Rockman, MD.
How to identify and treat this serious complication of endovascular repair for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms before it’s too late.
By Philip S.K. Paty, MD, and Manish Mehta, MD
Dr. Frank Arko interviews Dr. Benjamin Starnes regarding the protocols used in the University of Washington hospital system for treating ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Featured TechnologySponsored by Lombard Medical
How an innovative conformable device provides a solution for treating highly angulated necks.
By Adam W. Beck, MD, and Kristina A. Giles, MD
ENDOVENOUS UPDATE: PATIENT ENGAGEMENT
Opportunities and challenges arise in the age of unlimited information.
By Mark Whiteley, MS, FRCS (Gen)
How to approach patients who come to the office with a particular therapy in mind when you think an alternative therapy would better treat their condition.
By Julianne Stoughton, MD, FACS
Keeping your patients’ best interests front and center while providing new digital options for education and communication when adding a new technique or technology to your practice.
By Jose I. Almeida, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT, and Victor Sirgado
How to introduce innovative techniques and technologies into your practice.
By Steve Elias, MD, FACS
VESSEL UPDATE: INTRACRANIAL MALFORMATIONS
The second of a three-part series on diagnosing, treating, and researching management options for intracranial malformations.
By Lyahn K. Hwang, BS; Vivek A. Kumar, PhD; Ravi R. Vissapragada, MD; Karen Y. Lui, MD; Matthew R. Fusco, MD; Christopher S. Ogilvy, MD; and Ajith J. Thomas, MD
FEATURED TECHNOLOGYSponsored by Medtronic
Previous experience shows promise for a venous disease treatment that recently received FDA approval.
By Nick Morrison, MD, FACPH, FACS, RPHS
A preview of today's new products.
The France-based vascular surgeon sheds light on ruptured aneurysm treatment, stent graft technology, and aortic centers of excellence.