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August 2019

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Volume 27 Issue 8
The present case describes a bilateral above-knee amputee who presented with ischemic rest pain (Rutherford 4). This case highlights an exotic access technique through the left brachial and left profunda femoris arteries to recanalize the occluded il…
In 2017, Saratoga Hospital joined Columbia Memorial Health as an affiliate of Albany Med. We are now a part of the largest locally governed health system in the region. One significant benefit of our affiliation with Albany Med is a higher degree of…
Ultimately, we were able to increase our capacity and do more cases per day. We also completed a project to decrease the room turnover time.
I believe the pendulum, which has swung to hospital employment for physicians, is swinging back, as physicians are becoming dissatisfied with hospital bureaucracy and the corporate business of patient care.
All arterial punctures are performed with ultrasound guidance and 4 French (Fr) micropuncture.
We believe this case is one of the first documented cases of a successful SVG intervention via the left distal radial snuffbox approach, as well as the first of its kind to be documented in the Southeast Asian region.