Monthly Archives: February 2016

First procedure completed using the Hansen Magellan robotic catheter eKit

login Password reminder Subscribe | Edit your account | View your account  Home | Latest News | Features | Interventional Oncology | Profiles | Videos | Events | Supplements | Past Issues | Subscriptions   First procedure completed using the Hansen Magellan robotic catheter eKit Thursday, 18 Feb 2016 09:50 Hansen Magellan robotic system The first clinical procedure with the Magellan robotic catheter eKit (MRC eKit, Hansen Medical) has been successfully performed. The device was used… Read More »

transradial

login Password reminder Subscribe | Edit your account | View your account  Home | Latest News | Features | Structural Heart | Profiles | Videos | Events | CVN Forum | Supplements | Past Issues | Subscriptions   Acute vessel wall injury is common after transradial catheterisation but is not linked to radial artery occlusion Friday, 12 Feb 2016 12:17 Francesco Costa (Department of Interventional Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands) and others report… Read More »

First two fenestrated EVAR procedures performed with the Aortica AortaFit system

login Subscribe | Edit your account | View your account  Home | Latest news | Features | Venous news | Profiles | Videos | Events | Supplements | Past issues | Subscriptions   First two fenestrated EVAR procedures performed with the Aortica AortaFit system Fri Feb 12, 2016 11:21 GMT Benjamin Starnes Two cases have been successfully completed using the AorFit (Aortica) system to support simplified fenestrated endovascular aneurysm repair (FEVAR). The surgeries were… Read More »

Nellix:AAA NECK

We report a case of a 66-year-old woman with a 52-mm abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) with a severely calcified eccentric lesion in the infrarenal neck. The patient was deemed unsuitable for conventional endovascular repair in view of a hostile proximal landing zone caused by the eccentric calcified lesion. With the use of a Nellix EndoVascular… Read More »

February 2016Volume 27, Issue 2, Pages 194–199 Transcatheter Embolization of Type IA Endoleak after Nellix Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Sealing with N-Butyl Cyanoacrylate: Technique in Three Patients John Julian Harvey, BMBS, FRCR, MRCS, Brew Stefan, MBChB, FRANZCR, Andrew Hill, MBChB, FRACS, Andrew H. Holden, MBChB, FRANZCR, EBIRcorrespondenceemail DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2015.09.013 Purchase this article (PDF Included) Buy Now $31.50 USD (24 hour access) Subscribe to this title Subscribe Now Abstract Full Text Images References Abstract The successful transcatheter treatment of a type IA endoleak after endovascular aortic aneurysm sealing with the Nellix EndoVascular Aneurysm Sealing system (Endologix Inc, Irvine, California) using proximal covered stent extension and transarterial N-butyl cyanoacrylate sac embolization is described. Three patients were treated using the same technique with a mean interval between the index procedure and reintervention of 9.3 months (range, 3–15 mo). No complications or endoleaks were seen on follow-up imaging. The mean follow-up time after reintervention was 10.3 months (range, 7–13 mo)

February 2016Volume 27, Issue 2, Pages 194–199 Transcatheter Embolization of Type IA Endoleak after Nellix Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Sealing with N-Butyl Cyanoacrylate: Technique in Three Patients John Julian Harvey, BMBS, FRCR, MRCS , Brew Stefan, MBChB, FRANZCR , Andrew Hill, MBChB, FRACS , Andrew H. Holden, MBChB, FRANZCR, EBIR DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2015.09.013 Purchase this article (PDF Included)… Read More »

Endovascular Aneurysm Repair Treatment of Aortoiliac Aneurysm,Gluteal Claudication

Endovascular Aneurysm Repair Treatment of Aortoiliac Aneurysms: Can Iliac Branched Devices Prevent Gluteal Claudication? Mikkel Taudorf, MD, PhD , John Grønvall, MD , Torben V. Schroeder, MD, DMsc , Lars Lönn, MD, PhD DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2015.11.031 Article Info Purchase this article (PDF Included) $31.50 USD (24 hour access) Subscribe to this title Abstract Full Text Images… Read More »