The VB-1 catheter: a novel catheter for peripheral arterial revascularization.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Despite recent advances in catheter-based technologies for peripheral arterial revascularization, adequate guide catheter positioning and support remains a leading procedural challenge. This report describes the adaptation of the Behar Internal Mammary VB-1 catheter for peripheral revascularization procedures in patients with complex anatomy not amendable to other conventional peripheral guide catheters.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kandzari, DE; Zidar, JP; Behar, VS

Published Date

  • August 2003

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 59 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 514 - 517

PubMed ID

  • 12891618

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1522-1946

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/ccd.10582


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States