Patient : Peripheral Vascular Disease : Frequently Asked Questions

 

 

What is Peripheral Vascular Disease? What are angioplasty and stent placement?
What causes in-stent restenosis? What is Vascular Brachytherapy (VBT)?
What is the MOBILE Trial? What will the VBT treatment feel like?
How is VBT performed? What are the risks of treatment?
What are the treatment alternatives to VBT? What are the contraindications and precautions?
How long is the hospital stay? Will additional medication be prescribed?
What patient follow-up is required? Will health insurance cover the cost of the procedure?