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Recorded video case

Endovascular treatment of recurrent acute deep vein thrombosis

Prof. Bisdas (Vascular Surgery, Athens, Greece) presents a recorded case of a recurrent DVT in the right common iliac vein treated by percutaneous thrombectomy and venous stenting. In this case, the operator discusses important issues like decision making, criteria for selecting the thrombectomy device and the stent, how to choose the right diameter for your stent, crucial steps during the intervention and which should be the duration and type of anticoagulation after endovascular treatment.

October 8, 2018 No Comments
Recorded video case

Recanalization techniques of chronic iliofemoral vein occlusions

This video resumes the steps of performing a recanalization and stenting of a post-thrombotic iliofemoral vein oclussion including phlebographic and IVUS assessment.

Key words: Venous stenting, venous recanalization, posthrombotic syndrome, iliofemoral occlusion, deep vein thombosis, IVUS

August 14, 2018 1 Comment
Review of the literature

Iliofemoral outflow obstruction: Awareness, Diagnostic approach, Treatment strategies

This presentation gives an overview on the current evidence for diagnosic approach and treatment of acute and chronic iliofemoral venous outflow obstruction.

June 30, 2018 No Comments
Recorded video case

Aspiration thrombectomy for venous stent occlusion at the iliac vein

This a case of aspiration thrombectomy of an occluded venous stent after treatment of an iliac vein compression due to ovarian cancer. We used the Indigo thrombectomy catheter (Penumbra) to remove the clot and a Veniti stent (Boston Scientific) to optimize the final result. In this video, you will learn important steps of the procedure, tips and tricks for the use of the Indigo system as well as important features of both devices.

June 22, 2018 2 Comments
Clinical investigation

12 M Outcomes of the Veniti Vici Venous Stent System for iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis

Dedicated vein devices might improve the outcomes of endovascular treatment for the treatment of acute and chronic deep vein thrombosis. This short presentation summarizes a 2 center experience with the Veniti Vici Venous Stent System.

May 31, 2018 2 Comments
Review of the literature

Perforators: When to treat and how best to do it?

This presentation answers the questions of why, when and how to treat perforating veins in patients with healed or active venous ulcers. Moreover, we present the results of our study Hager et al. Factors that Influence Perforator Vein Closure Rates Using Radiofrequency Ablation, Laser Ablation or Foam Sclerotherapy. (J Vasc Surg, accepted for publication) in 296 perforators.

May 28, 2018 2 Comments
Review of the literature

Step by step ultrasound examination of varicose veins

Which are the most important steps and technical issues that you have to keep in mind during ultrasound examination of varicose veins

May 8, 2018 2 Comments

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