Publications

Drug-Coated Balloons

  1. Yazdani SK, Pacheco E, Nakano M, Otsuka F, Naisbitt S, Kolodgie FD, Ladich E, Rousselle S, Virmani R. Vascular, downstream, and pharmacokinetic responses to treatment with a low dose drug-coated balloon in a swine femoral artery model.  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Jan 1;83(1):132-40. doi: 10.1002/ccd.24995. Epub 2013 Jul 3.  PMID: 23703778

  2. Yazdani SK, Pacheco E, Nakano M, Otsuka F, Naisbitt S, Kolodgie FD, Ladich E, Rousselle S, Virmani R. Vascular, downstream, and pharmacokinetic responses to treatment with a low dose drug-coated balloon in a swine femoral artery model. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Jan 1;83(1):132-40. doi: 10.1002/ccd.24995. Epub 2013 Jul 3. PMID: 23703778
  3. Otsuka F, Nakano M, Sakakura K, Ladich E, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R. Unique demands of the femoral anatomy and pathology and the need for unique interventions. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2013 Apr;54(2):191-210. Review. PMID: 23558655
  4. Milewski K, Tellez A, Aboodi MS, Conditt GB, Yi GH, Thim T, Stenoien M, McGregor JC, Gray WA, Virmani R, Granada JF, Kaluza GL. Paclitaxel-iopromide coated balloon followed by “bail-out” bare metal stent in porcine iliofemoral arteries: first report on biological effects in peripheral circulation. EuroIntervention. 2011 Jul;7(3):362-8. doi: 10.4244/EIJV7I3A61.PMID: 21729839
  5. Granada JF, Milewski K, Zhao H, Stankus JJ, Tellez A, Aboodi MS, Kaluza GL, Krueger CG, Virmani R, Schwartz LB, Nikanorov A. Vascular Response to Zotarolimus-Coated Balloons in Injured Superficial Femoral Arteries of the Familial Hypercholesterolemic Swine. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. Sep 27 2011.
  6. Tada N, Virmani R, Grant G, Bartlett L, Black A, Clavijo C, Christians U, Betts R, Savage D, Su SH, Shulze J, Kar S. Polymer-free biolimus a9-coated stent demonstrates more sustained intimal inhibition, improved healing, and reduced inflammation compared with a polymer-coated sirolimus-eluting cypher stent in a porcine model. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. Apr 2010;3(2):174-183.