In this Issue
Current techniques in the art of lesion access and vessel closure for interventional procedures.
By Barry T. Katzen, MD, Chief Medical Editor
IVUS validation of center lumen crossing using the Crosser CTO catheter in peripheral interventions.
By Andrzej Boguszewski, MD; James Torey, PA-C; Ramamanohara Pai, MD; Desikan Kamalakannan, MD; Dane Jefic, MD; and Thomas Davis, MD
A practical approach to guidewire, catheter, and sheath selection for peripheral and visceral vascular disease.
By Parag J. Patel, MD, and Rahul S. Patel, MD
A review of preparation, technique, and postprocedure considerations when using transradial access.
By Ramon Quesada, MD, FACP, FACC, FSCAI
An overview of when and how these approaches are used.
By Thomas A. Sos, MD
From puncture to closure, one physician’s technique for a fully percutaneous approach to endovascular aortic aneurysm repair.
By Klaus Mathias, MD
Examining the advantages of this procedure versus those of a traditional surgical cutdown approach.
By Frank J. Criado, MD, FACS, FSVM
The Endovascular Today annual review.
By Zoltan G. Turi, MD
A preview of today’s new products
A look at what the United States and the United Kingdom can learn from each other, how to interpret the clinical trial data, and making endovascular technology more cost-effective.