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Comparison of Carotid Stents: An In-Vitro Experiment Focusing on Stent Design
Purpose: To examine and compare different carotid stent designs with regard to flexibility, adaptability (adjustability), conformability (compliance) to the vessel, and scaffolding to reduce plaqueExpand
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Total percutaneous endovascular aneurysm repair with the dual 6-F Perclose-AT preclosing technique: a case-control study.
PURPOSE To determine the safety and efficacy of total percutaneous access closure for endovascular aortic aneurysm repair with a suture-mediated preclosing technique. MATERIALS AND METHODS OneExpand
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Embolic Protection Devices for Peripheral Application: Wasteful or Useful?
Distal embolization following percutaneous intervention is a universal phenomenon that has been reported in various vascular beds. Distal emboli are also very common during lower extremityExpand
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Stent placement with the monorail technique for treatment of mesenteric artery stenosis.
PURPOSE To analyze the immediate and midterm success of stenting of mesenteric arteries by a monorail technique in patients with chronic mesenteric ischemia. MATERIALS AND METHODS In thisExpand
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Comparison of Second-Generation Stents for Application in the Superficial Femoral Artery: An In Vitro Evaluation Focusing on Stent Design
Purpose: To examine and compare in an ex vivo study different nitinol stent designs intended for the superficial femoral artery (SFA) with regard to the appearance of fracture. Methods: SevenExpand
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Influence of various cell-detachment solutions on endothelial cells after catheter abrasion for prosthesis colonization prior to implantation.
We (1) evaluated the effectiveness of different media on the detachment of endothelial cells (ECs) from a catheter brush (Cragg thrombolytic catheter system) that was previously used for endothelialExpand
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Percutaneous Intraluminal Recanalization of Long, Chronic Superficial Femoral and Popliteal Occlusions Using the Frontrunner XP CTO Device: A Single-Center Experience
The purpose of this study was to examine the safety and efficacy of the Frontrunner XP CTO (chronic total occlusion) Catheter (Cordis) for recanalization of long femoropopliteal artery occlusions. AExpand
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Treatment of Acute Pulmonary Embolism: Local Effects of Three Hydrodynamic Thrombectomy Devices in an Ex Vivo Porcine Model
Purpose: To report an ex vivo study on the local effects of hydrodynamic thrombectomy for the treatment of acute pulmonary embolism (off-label use). Methods: Three devices (6-F AngioJet Xpeedior andExpand
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Hepatic Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma and the Danger of Misdiagnosis: Report of a Case
Malignant hepatic epithelioid hemangioendothelioma (HEHE) is a rare malignant tumor of vascular origin. Nonspecific symptoms and the absence of experience of surgeons, radiologists, andExpand
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Volumetric interpolated contrast‐enhanced MRA for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism in an ex vivo system
To implement a three‐dimensional gradient‐recalled echo (GRE) volumetric interpolated breath‐hold examination (VIBE) sequence for pulmonary contrast‐enhanced MRA (CE‐MRA) in an experimental setup.
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