evt | News | January 10, 2012
PROTECT Demonstrates Continued Improvement of CAS for High-Risk Patients
January 11, 2012—Jon S. Matsumura, MD, et al published findings from the PROTECT (Protected Carotid Artery Stenting in Patients at High Risk for Carotid Endarterectomy) study online ahead of print in the Journal of Vascular Surgery.
evt | News | March 16, 2014
Five-Year Results Support TEVAR With Cook's Zenith TX2
March 17, 2014—Jon S. Matsumura, MD, et al published 5-year results from a clinical trial evaluating the Zenith TX2 graft (Cook Medical, Bloomington, IN) for thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) compared with open surgical repair of descending thoracic aortic aneurysms and large ulcers at 42 international sites. The study is available online ahead of print in the Journal of Vascular Surgery.
evt | News | December 28, 2014
OVER Trial Analysis Evaluates EVAR Costs With Different Devices
December 29, 2014—In the Journal of Vascular Surgery, Jon S. Matsumura, MD, et al published findings from an evaluation of the costs of endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) with different devices in a multicenter, randomized trial (2015;61:59–65).
evt | News | August 31, 2010
Model Developed to Calculate Risk-Adjusted Stroke Outcome Benchmarks for CAS
September 1, 2010—In the Journal of Vascular Surgery, Jon S. Matsumura, MD, et al published risk-adjusted stroke outcome benchmarks for carotid artery stenting (CAS) with distal embolic protection from the CAPTURE 2 (Carotid RX Acculink/RX Accunet Postapproval Trial to Uncover Unanticipated or Rare Events, Phase 2) postapproval study of the RX Acculink/RX Accunet embolic protection system (Abbott Vascular, Santa Clara, CA) (2010;52:576–583).
evt | News | June 30, 2013
DURABILITY II Results Support Covidien's Protégé EverFlex for Single-Stent Treatment of Long SFA and PPA Lesions
July 1, 2013—Jon S. Matsumura, MD, et al have published results from the DURABILITY II trial in the Journal of Vascular Surgery (2013;58:73–83). DURABILITY II is evaluating endovascular treatment of lesions in the superficial femoral artery (SFA) and proximal popliteal artery (PPA) using the Protégé EverFlex self-expanding nitinol stent system (Covidien, Mansfield, MA).
evt | Article | July 2008