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86 year old female admitted for CLI for limb salvage, former smoker. - Introduction

Posted: 3/13/2012

Case #2: January 4, 1100Performing physicians: Mustapha/Saab 85-year-old female admitted for CLI for limb salvage. Former smoker. PMH: Hyperlipidemia, HTN, DM Type II, CAD, PAD, atrial fibrillation, interstitial lung disease.

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

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 - Conclusion

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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