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Lytic Therapy in CLI

Posted: 3/27/2013

69 year old female with Rutherford class V, nonsmoker, CAD, LAD PCI with RCA CTO, DM Type 2, Hyperlipidemia, HTN, PAD with prior bilateral CIA stents and right fem-pop known to be occluded. Performing physicians: Mena/Huynh - Full Case

Posted: 3/12/2012

Case #1: Performing physicians: Mena/Huynh 69-year-old female with Rutherford class 5, non-smoker, CAD, LAD PCI with RCA CTO, DM Type II, hyperlipidemia, HTN, PAD with prior bilateral CIA stents and right fem-pop known to be occluded, Physical exam: Non-healing ulcer on her foot. Diagnostics: • Pre-procedure ABI: R 0.3; L 0.78

65 year old female with Rutherford Class V, has had ulcer on and off for 5 years, told only option was amputation - Intervention

Posted: 3/14/2012

Case #5: January 5, 1300 Performing physicians: Mustapha/Walchak 65-year-old female with Rutherford Class V, patient has had ulcer on and off X 5 years, told only option was amputation. Physical exam: Pain in both feet and severe discoloration, R toe with fresh wound from trauma yesterday, ambulates with a cane, wheelchair for longer distances,

Complex Long segment SFA CTO and Popliteal intervention with staged TPT/AT intervention. Subintimal crossing technique with Reentry device (Medtronic Pioneer) to access distal vessel - Intervention

Posted: 7/23/2014

1. Access via a retrograde approach 2. Technique and equipment for the retrograde approach. Use of support catheter and wire for retrograde approach after failed antegrade approach. 3. PTA results 4. Angiosome concept 5. Hemostasis

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