In this Issue
Optimism abounds, but questions remain across the spectrum of therapy.
Chief Medical Editor's Page
By Barry T. Katzen, MD
The current landscape of major clinical trials and treatment.
By Vikas Kapil, MD, MRCP, PhD, and Melvin D. Lobo, MD, FRCP, PhD
The anatomic substrate for renal denervation.
By Farrell O. Mendelsohn, MD
What do we know at this time, and what questions remain to be answered?
By Sameer Gafoor, MD; Jennifer Franke, MD; Stefan Bertog, MD; and Horst Sievert, MD
Krishna J. Rocha-Singh, MD, FACC, FAHA, FSCAI, FSVM, shares his thoughts on the potential for this procedure and the methodical path required to get there.
With many questions yet to be answered in the clinical study of renal denervation, Martin W. Bergmann, MD, PhD, FESC, discusses how previous results have shaped his practice.
Editor-in-Chief of the European Heart Journal and EnligHTNment Principal Investigator, Thomas F. Lüscher, MD, FRCP, FESC, discusses study challenges and current literature.
Current endovascular techniques and technologies for treating this increasingly encountered presentation.
By Mikolaj Wojtaszek, MD, PhD
What challenging scenarios do you encounter when cannulating and subsequently stenting the renal arteries during fenestrated EVAR, and how do you overcome them?
With Edward Y. Woo, MD; Ian M. Loftus, MD, FRCS; Stéphan Haulon, MD, PhD; Gustavo S. Oderich, MD; and Timothy Resch, MD, PhD
Today's Practice: Robotics
A discussion with experts who are exploring the utility and benefits of robotically assisted intervention in their practice.
With Barry T. Katzen, MD, FACC, FACR, FSIR, and Theodore L. Schreiber, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Reviewing current covered stent selection and use through case study and discussion.
By Alberto Posabella, MD; Raffaele Rosso, MD, FACS, FRCS; Luca Giovannacci, MD; and Jos C. van den Berg, MD, PhD
Featured TechnologySponsored by AccessClosure, Inc.
The safety and benefits of 1-hour ambulation with the Mynx 5-F Vascular Closure Device.
By Vikranth R. Gongidi, DO; Ahsan Jafir, DO; and Vijay Verma, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Coding & Reimbursement
Differentiating diagnostic angiography from imaging that is included with the work of vascular interventions.
By Katharine Krol, MD, FSIR, FACR
A preview of today's new products.
The Chief of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn discusses the optimal tools and techniques for CLI and AAA management, as well the benefits of hybrid operating room technology.