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Rebecca Kapur
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Rebecca Kapur, Managing Editor, Cath Lab Digest
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March 2013

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Volume 21 Issue 3
Compared to most hospitals across the U.S., we have not seen a volume drop. I personally am still doing over 1,000 procedures per year, coronary as well as structural heart disease procedures, such as valvuloplasties and transcatheter aortic valve re…
The purpose of this report is to review the physiologic mechanism of action of the devices and discuss indications, limitations, and clinical outcomes during high-risk PCI.
We present a case in which a guide wire was retained and incidentally found in a patient.
Vascular has emerged as an attractive growth opportunity. Many hospitals still have not fully recognized the market share potential despite the large population of vascular disease patients.
How do you tell someone to up their game or quit playing? This may be one of the hardest facts of life to face.
As percutaneous interventions and minimally invasive surgical procedures have evolved, a new approach to endovascular procedures has emerged. The “hybrid suite” or “interventional operating room” blends the benefits and capabilities of interventional…
Vascular Solutions announces the immediate availability of the Quattro Elite snare in the United States.