Lesion types and device characteristics that predict distal embolization during percutaneous lower extremity interventions Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angioplasty, Balloon
  • Atherectomy
  • Embolism
  • Lower Extremity
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  • Stents

abstract

  • DE is a rare event that occurs more often with the Jetstream and DiamondBack 360 devices. In-stent and complex native lesions are at higher risk for DE. DE is typically reversible with endovascular techniques and has no effect on patency rates and limb salvage.

publication date

  • February 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.09.008

PubMed ID

  • 21129906

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 347

end page

  • 52

volume

  • 53

number

  • 2