editorials

Progress and maturity
Márcio Leal de Meirelles

The importance of scientific publications
Emil Burihan

The dynamics of J Vasc Br
Telmo P. Bonamigo

original articles

Surgical treatment of popliteal artery aneurysm: a 32-year experience
Paulo Kauffman, Pedro Puech Leão

Assessment of mortality in infrarenal aortic aneurysm repair
Mônica Becker, Telmo P. Bonamigo, Felipe Puricelli Faccini

Popliteal artery entrapment – diagnosis and treatment. The concept of functional entrapment
José Dalmo de Araújo, José Dalmo de Araújo Filho, Emerson Ciorlin, Ana Paula de Oliveira, German Eliecer Sanchez Manrique, Arlindo Dias Pereira

Preservation of the greater saphenous vein in primary troncular varicose vein surgery
Guilherme Benjamin Brandão Pitta, Aldemar Araujo Castro, Lucigl Regueira Teixeira, João Francisco Júnior, Fausto Miranda Júnior, Emil Burihan

Iliac artery lesions as experimental models of vascular trauma inducing intraperitoneal and retroperitonial hemorrhage
Luiz Francisco Poli de Figueiredo, Ruy Jorge Cruz Jr, Victor Bruscagin,
Samir Rasslan, Maurício Rocha e Silva

new technologies

Surgical treatment of aortoiliac occlusive disease without preoperative arteriography
Ricardo C. Rocha Moreira

Accuracy of duplex ultrasonography for the diagnosis of arterial occlusion of infrainguinal segment arteries
Carlos Alberto Engelhorn, Ana Luiza Engelhorn, Marco Antonio Lourenço,
Renata Pullig, Emerson Ribas, Fausto Miranda Jr., Emil Burihan

review article

Deep venous thrombosis and pregnancy: etiopathogenic and therapeutic aspects
Paulo Roberto Mattos da Silva

case report

Inferior vena caval thrombectomy without laparotomy
Arno von Ristow, João Marcelo Rocha Loures, Ricardo Pires Coelho, Glória A. Martins, José M. Cury, Marcus H. Gress, Robson Chicrala de Abreu, Paulo Soares