Tag: IVUS

Paul Gagne

The future of IVUS based therapies for venous leg ulcers

Writing for Venous News, Paul Gagne considers the future of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) based therapies for venous leg ulcers (VLUs). He concludes that while...
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IVUS helps to reduce radiation exposure “significantly” for patients undergoing venous...

 Michael Lichtenberg (Arnsberg, Germany) talks to BLearning Venous at LINC 2020 (Leipzig Interventional Course; 28–31 January 2020, Leipzig, Germany) about the rationale behind his...
Narayan Karunanithy

IVUS during haemodialysis access “aids device selection and adequacy of treatment”

Narayan Karunanithy outlines the benefits of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) during haemodialysis access intervention. Thoracic central veins include intra-thoracic segments of the internal jugular, subclavian, brachiocephalic...
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IVUS shows superiority over venography in identifying key parameters for iliac...

Based on the results of a retrospective, single-centre cohort study conducted at The RANE Center, St Dominic’s Memorial Hospital (Jackson, Mississippi, USA), the importance...

New intravascular ultrasound-based scoring system may predict future venous stent failure

To accompany the growing importance of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) as an adjuvant diagnostic tool when treating deep venous disease, a study sought to create...

Use of IVUS to optimise outcomes in venous stenting

Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) imaging technology provides the current gold standard technique for detection and characterisation of venous disease, Erin Murphy writes. In this article,...

VIDIO trial results published

The VIDIO study, led by Paul Gagne, Southern CT Vascular Center, Darien, USA, showed that intravenous ultrasound (IVUS) is more sensitive for assessing treatable iliofemoral vein stenosis compared...

Analysis of threshold stenosis by multiplanar venogram and IVUS: Results from...

Writing for Venous News, Paul Gagne (Darien, USA) notes that during the past decade, evaluation and treatment of iliac or common femoral vein obstructive...

Intravascular ultrasound in venous disease

The question is often asked: is intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) necessary in a deep venous practice? Stephen Black writes that it was certainly a question that...
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Venography and IVUS for the diagnosis and treatment of iliofemoral venous...

The results of the VIRTUS feasibility study—analysing the performance of the Vici venous stent system (Veniti) in achieving patency of venous lesions up to...

IVUS may be a more accurate method than venography for assessing...

Fresh data from the VIRTUS feasibility study presented at the Vascular Interventional Advances (VIVA) annual conference 2016 (18–22 September, Las Vegas, USA) suggest that...