In this weeks episode we are joined by Dr Kalpa Perera, a final year vascular surgery trainee who recently successfully completed the fellowship examination in vascular surgery in Melbourne. He reflects on his time as a vascular surgery trainee, and shares insights and advice about the strategies he used to succeed in the exam.
In this episode of The Retrograde Approach, Yogi and Sam delve into the world of acute limb ischaemia.
In this weeks episode of The Retrograde Approach, we are joined by Mr Iman Bayat. Mr Bayat is the Head of vascular surgery at Northern Health and Head of complex venous disorders at Northern Health. In this episode he shares with us a wealth of knowledge when it comes to managing all things iliofemoral. Buckle… Continue reading Episode 11: Meet the Expert feat. Mr Iman Bayat. Intravascular ultrasound, May Thurner Syndrome and Iliofemoral DVT
In this episode we discuss our decision making and thought processes when it comes to managing tibial vessel disease, including open reconstruction and endovascular procedures.
In this episode of The Retrograde Approach, we are joined by Dr Tom Lovelock, a first year vascular surgery trainee to talk about his strategy and approach for success in the selection process for vascular surgery training, and unpack his strategy to conquer the selection interview.
In this episode Yogi and Sam discuss their management, work up and assessment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. Link to Journal of Vascular Surgery article https://www.jvascsurg.org/article/S0741-5214(20)32132-7/fulltext
In this episode of The Retrograde Approach, Yogi and Sam discuss open infrainguinal bypass and reconstruction.
In this episode Yogi and Sam discuss their approach to the assessment and management of patients presenting with popliteal artery aneurysms. Including both acute and elective presentations.
In this episode Dr Yogi Sivakumaran and Dr Sam Farah discuss how they prepare, plan and perform an endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR). General Principles Quality of the CT Scan 1mm slices If initial scan – scan thoracic, abdomen and lower limbs; allows for exclusion of aneurysmal disease elsewhere as well as if baseline status of… Continue reading Episode 5: Endovascular aneurysm repair and planning
In this episode, Yogi and Sam discuss the management of blunt thoracic injury and discuss difficult and challenging operative decisions.