Chapter 31. Complications of Endovascular Procedures

  1. Thom W. Rooke MD1,
  2. Timothy M. Sullivan MD2 and
  3. Michael R. Jaff DO3
  1. Alan B. Lumsden MD, FACS,
  2. Imran Mohiuddin MD,
  3. Michael Reardon MD, FACS and
  4. Eric K. Peden MD

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692356.ch31

Vascular Medicine and Endovascular Interventions

Vascular Medicine and Endovascular Interventions

How to Cite

Lumsden, A. B., Mohiuddin, I., Reardon, M. and Peden, E. K. (2007) Complications of Endovascular Procedures, in Vascular Medicine and Endovascular Interventions (eds T. W. Rooke, T. M. Sullivan and M. R. Jaff), Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692356.ch31

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Consultant, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Head, Section of Vascular Medicine, Mayo Clinic; John and Posy Krehbiel Professor of Medicine, Mayo Medical School, College of Medicine; Rochester, Minnesota

  2. 2

    Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, North Central Heart Institute, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

  3. 3

    Director, Vascular Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital; Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Boston, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405158275

Online ISBN: 9780470692356



  • endovascular procedures;
  • ultrafiltration;
  • catheters;
  • groin hematoma;
  • infection


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Access Site Complications

  • Complications Related to Passage of Catheters and Devices

  • Intervention-Specific Complications

  • Questions

  • Suggested Readings