Tag: post-thrombotic syndrome

Braided as compared with laser-cut nitinol stents achieve favourable primary patency...

In a recent analysis of 150 patients with post-thrombotic syndrome included in the Swiss and Arnsberg venous stent registries, braided as compared with laser-cut...

VEITH 2019: Abre venous stent study baseline demographic data presented

This video is only available in selected geographies Stephen Black (London, UK) talks to VEITHtv about how the dedicated venous open-cell nitinol Abre stent (Medtronic)...
Wittens Notten

CAVA: Catheter-directed thrombolysis does not change post-thrombotic risk for iliofemoral deep...

Additional ultrasound-accelerated catheter-directed thrombolysis (CDT) does not change the risk of post-thrombotic syndrome in patients with acute iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis (DVT) at one-year...
avf c-tract partnership

C-TRACT trial on image-guided procedures for mitigating post-thrombotic syndrome partners with...

Writing to members of the American Venous Forum (AVF), president Brajesh K Lal (Baltimore, USA), has revealed that the AVF has established a partnership...
Kemal-Kemal-UIP

Results of UK study find that Villalta scale is not disease-specific

Evidence from a recent study conducted by Imperial College London, UK has further demonstrated that the Villalta scoring system is not disease-specific and correlates...
PTS

New ATTRACT data show catheter-based therapy significantly reduces leg symptoms and...

A new study, recently published online in the journal Circulation, reports on outcomes from a subgroup of 391 patients with acute iliofemoral deep venous...
Adam Gwozdz

Early ultrasound surveillance key to predicting risk of re-intervention in deep...

An analysis of post-thrombotic disease patients who received a nitinol stent has found that ultrasound surveillance should occur at frequent intervals up to two...

Study sees 42% of patients without post-thrombotic syndrome misclassified with Villalta...

The common diagnosis of post-thrombotic syndrome (PTS) includes a history of deep venous thrombosis and a Villalta Scale score of four or above. However, a...
ATTRACT trial

Published ATTRACT data call into question validity of the Villalta scale

Following the publication of the ATTRACT trial in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) in December 2017, Venous News spoke to experts in...

New research indicates that stenting below the inguinal ligament does not...

Endovascular treatment of iliocaval and infrainguinal post-thrombotic venous obstruction results do not appear to be adversely affected by extension of the iliac vein stents...

ACCESS PTS study demonstrates efficacy of EKOS therapy for post-thrombotic syndrome

The results of the ACCESS PTS trial have been presented at the Society for Vascular Medicine 28th Annual Scientific Sessions (14–17 June, New Orleans,...