ICVTS - Editors Choice

This month's articles selected by the Editor are open for discussion until 31 May2015

  1. CASE REPORT - VASCULAR:
    Hybrid repair of rare type IIIb endoleaks from an abdominal endograft: repeatedly undetected endoleaks
    Yoshimasa Seike, Toshiya Nishibe, Hitoshi Ogino, and Nobusato Koizumi
    http://icvts.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2015/04/06/icvts.ivv069.abstract

    Twitt: This is a rare case of type IIIb endoleaks one year after EVAR for AAA.

  2. ORIGINAL ARTICLE - ADULT CARDIAC:
    Development of an algorithm to plan and simulate a new interventional procedure
    Buntaro Fujita, Maximilian Kütting, Smita Scholtz, Marc Utzenrath, Kavous Hakim-Meibodi, Lech Paluszkiewicz, Christoph Schmitz, Jochen Börgermann, Jan Gummert, Ulrich Steinseifer, and Stephan Ensminger
    http://icvts.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2015/04/03/icvts.ivv080.abstract

    Twitt: Authors report on ViV TAVI algorithm to help identify risks and maximize safety for patient.

  3. ORIGINAL ARTICLE - ADULT CARDIAC:
    Aortic arch surgery after previous type A dissection repair: results up to 5 years
    Pietro Bajona, Eduard Quintana, Hartzell V. Schaff, Richard C. Daly, Joseph A. Dearani, Kevin L. Greason, and Alberto Pochettino
    http://icvts.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2015/04/03/icvts.ivv036.abstract

    Twitt: Aortic arch surgery after previous type A dissection repair can be performed with satisfactory results.