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Principal Investigator: William P. Shutze, III, MD
A Prospective Randomized Feasibility Trial Comparing Angiography and Angiography with IVUS for Treatment of Hemodialysis Access Failures - Determine if the data IVUS provides is able to recognize lesions that would have gone untreated and to determine whether or not this impacts outcomes.
Principal Investigator: William T. Brinkman, MD
Determine whether the GORE® TAG® Thoracic Branch Endoprosthesis is safe and effective in treating lesions of the aortic arch and descending thoracic aorta.
A physician supported/initiated study, in which patients with Type A dissections who are deemed at high risk for surgery will be considered for enrollment. Stents specifically designed for use in the ascending aorta will facilitate treatment.
Valiant™ Evo Thoracic Stent Graft System - Demonstrate the safety and effectiveness of the Valiant™ Evo Thoracic Stent Graft System in subjects with a descending thoracic aortic aneurysm (DTAA) who are candidates for endovascular repair.
Principal Investigator: Dennis R. Gable, MD
Collect clinical reference images using the study device (Spectral MD DeepView Wound Imaging System 2.0) in subjects with a variety of acute and chronic wounds (including but not limited to: burns, diabetic foot ulcers, venous stasis ulcers and others).
Physicians are members of the medical staff at one of Baylor Health Care System's subsidiary, community or affiliated medical centers and are neither employees nor agents of those medical centers, The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano or Baylor Health Care System.