Role of Drug Eluting Balloons in Peripheral Endovascular ProceduresNicola Troisi*
Department of Surgery, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Unit, San Giovanni di Dio Hospital, Florence, Italy
- *Corresponding Author:
- Nicola Troisi, MD
Department of Surgery, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Unit
San Giovanni di Dio Hospital, Florence, Italy
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: February 18, 2014; Accepted Date: April 18, 2014; Published Date: April 25, 2014
Citation: Troisi N (2014) Role of Drug Eluting Balloons in Peripheral Endovascular Procedures. Angiol 2:128. doi:10.4172/2329-9495.1000128
Copyright: © 2014 Troisi N. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
In the last year’s drug eluting technology (balloons and stents) moved from coronary to peripheral arteries. Manufacturers supported the evolution of these devices. Actually, Drug Eluting Balloons (DEBs) are widely used to treat all the peripheral arteries. The results are heterogeneous for each arterial bed analysed.