July 2015

Volume 27 Issue 7
Editorial commentary discusses the Kwan et al study and warns that a strategy of puncturing one or two tibial-pedal arteries may not be necessarily recommended as a “routine” approach in patients with end-stage renal disease and diabetes.
This study demonstrates the feasibility and safety of transpedal arterial access for lower-extremity angiography and intervention using ultrasound assessment of the pedal arteries before the procedure and at 1-month follow-up. 
This study aims to determine predictive variables for permanent pacemaker insertion after transcatheter aortic valve replacement with the CoreValve Revalving System.
A retrospective case series reviewing all patients undergoing alcohol septal ablation at a United Kingdom tertiary referral center from 2000-2012 with the aim of describing aggregate and individual outcomes in terms of symptomatic and hemodynamic res…
Editorial from Dr Naidu discussing the study by Cooper et al along with the current state of alcohol septal ablation and the 2014 guidelines from the European Society of Cardiology.
A new technique is offered to minimize requirement of contrast and the time to puncture the axillary vein during implantation of cardiac resynchronization therapy devices.