In the News

The Society for Vascular Surgery and SVS members in the news.

"Innovation: Dr. Patrick Kelly." South Dakota Public Broadcasting. Nov. 8, 2019.

"If You are Skilled, Passionate and Committed, You Would Make a Great Vascular Surgeon." Media Planet, August 2019

"Lab-Grown Blood Vessels Could Be Big Medical Advance." Bluegrass OB/GYN, March 28, 2019

"VQI Study Shows Similar Outcomes for TCAR Versus CEA, With Lower CNI and OR Time." Endovascular Today, Nov. 20, 2018

"Who Should I Turn to for Vascular Surgery?" US News, Oct. 9, 2018

"Reliable New Risk-Scoring Tool Developed to Guide Decisions for rAAA Patients," Endovascular Today, Sept. 25, 2018

"SVS Publishes New Guidelines for Follow-Up Imaging After Vascular Procedures." Endovascular Today, July 31, 2018

"Vietnam doctor connected a generation of surgeons, two of them at MUSC." Charleston, S.C. Post and Courier, May 27, 2018

"Englewood Hospital’s Dr. Herbert Dardik Reflects on a Lifetime of Achievements." Jewish Link of New Jersey, Feb. 1, 2018

"Why the Risk for Amputations Jumps if You are Poor and Have Diabetes." USNews, Aug. 1, 2017

"EVAS FORWARD IDE: Updated instructions for EVAR device confer improved outcomes." Cardiology Today's Intervention. June 20, 2017.

"Study identifies predictors of MACE in EVAR population." Cardiology Today's Intervention. June 16, 2017.

"Drug abuse tied to worse outcomes after lower-extremity revascularization." Cardiology Today's intervention. June 12, 2017.

"Two studies question benefit of embolic protection devices." Cardiology Today's Intervention. June 14, 2017.

"Two strategies feasible after failed EVAR." Cardiology Today's Intervention. June 1, 2017.

"New technique prevents strokes by reversing blood flow through brain." San Diego Union-Tribune. June 2, 2017.

"In endovascular therapy for PAD, women exhibit more advanced disease, worse outcomes than men." Cardiology Today's Intervention. June 6, 2017.

"VQI confirms improvements in vascular practice." PM360, Feb. 1, 2017

"Diabetics can keep disease complications at bay.", Nov. 29, 2016.

"How Diabetes Can Sabotage Circulation." US News, Nov. 16, 2016.

"Treatment guidelines: PAD patients should take statins, blood thinners." AHA News. Nov. 14, 2016.

"New guidance to treat life-threatening infections of vascular grafts, stents." AHANews. Oct. 13, 2016.

"Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: When It's Surgery Time." US News, Aug. 1, 2016. SVS members quoted.

"Lower-extremity classification system predicts amputation risk in CLI," Healio, Cardiology Today's Intervention. July 26, 2016

"Total Number of AAA Repairs in US Declining Annually Since 2005," Healio, Cardiology Today's Intervention. July 6, 2016

"Clinical Practice Recommendations for Management of the Diabetic Foot in the Wound Clinic." Today's Wound Clinic. By SVS member Dr. Joseph Mills. June 13, 2016

"Lombard Medical Announces Scientific Presentation on Aorfix™ Endovascular Stent Graft Five-Year Clinical Data at the 2016 Society for Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting," June 2, 2016

"Critical Limb Ischemia: Current Trends and Future Directions." Journal of the American Heart Association. Feb. 23, 2016

"Panel of Experts Develops New Guidelines for Diabetic Foot Care." Feb. 18, 2016

"New Comprehensive Guidelines Tackle Diabetic Foot Management." Medscape. Feb. 15, 2016

"Exercise and vein health: What you should know." Florida Times Union. Jan. 27, 2016

"Cooper Connection: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm." Courier Post. Dec. 17, 2017

"Answers to your FAQs about Diabetes and Leg Artery Disease." Everyday Health. Nov. 16, 2015