editorials

The great challenge
Winston Bonetti Yoshida

Spinal cord protection in the surgery of the descending aorta
Henrique Murad

original articles

Profile of the patients with diabetic foot receiving care at the José Carneiro School Hospital and at the Armando Lages Emergency Unit
Guilherme Benjamim Brandão Pitta, Aldemar Araújo Castro, Alexandre Magno Macário Nunes Soares ,Cícero do Juazeiro Job Maciel, João Domingos Montoni da Silva, Vládia Maria Torres Muniz, Selem Brandão Asmar

Diabetic foot: clinical aspects
José Lacerda Brasileiro, Wagner Tadeu Pereira Oliveira, Leandro Borges Monteiro, Juliana Chen, Erasmo Lima Pinho Jr., Sérgio Molkenthin, Maldonat Azambuja Santos

Prevalence of sensorimotor polyneuropathy in the feet at the moment of diabetes mellitus diagnosis
Jorge Ricardo de Souza Lira, Aldemar Araújo Castro, Guilherme Benjamin Brandão Pitta, Luiz Francisco Poli de Figueiredo, Valter Mário Moreira Lage, Fausto Miranda Jr.

Management of visceral artery aneurysms
Roberto Chiesa, Domenico Astore, Renata Castellano, Sillia Frigerio, Laura Dordoni, Marcelo R. Liberato de Moura, Germano Melissano

Reality check: use of deep venous thrombosis prophylaxis: from theory to practice
Antonio César Franco Garcia, Bárbara Vicente de Souza, Dalton Espíndola Volpato, Luciane Mônica Deboni, Marina Vicente de Souza, Roberta Martinelli, Scheila Gechele

Evaluation of the efficacy of in vitro emboli capture using Greenfield and Braile vena cava filters
Domingo Marcolino Braile, José Maria Pereira de Godoy, Marco Centola, José Luiz Simon Torati, Guilherme de Campos Marino

Duplex ultrasonography evaluation for internal carotid artery restenosis in patients submitted to carotid bifurcation endarterectomy with partial eversion of the internal carotid artery
Fábio Hüsemann Menezes, George Carchedi Luccas, Irene Akie Matsui, Andréa Cristina de Oliveira Quim dos Santos, Sandra Aparecida Ferreira Silveira

Analysis of patients with lymphedema at public institution
Andréa Paula Kafejian-Haddad, Fernanda Alves Sanjar, Juliana Hiratsuka, Priscila Gagliardi Kalil Debs, Marcela Bianca Resende Fernandes, Ohannes Kafejian

Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm in the population of the city of Vitória, ES, Brazil
Fanilda Souto Barros, Sandra Maria Pontes, Maria Alice S. A. Taylor, Leonard Herman Roelke, João Luiz Sandri, Cláudio de Melo Jacques, Eliana Zandonade, Daniela Pontes Nefal, Juliana A. De Vita, Carolina A. Borges, Giuliano de Almeida Sandri, Isabela G. Moreira

The effects of thoracic aorta cross-clamping and cerebrospinal fluid drainage in the spinal cord blood flow and in the incidence of paraplegia. Experimental study
Célio Teixeira Mendonça, Fernando Hintz Greca, Josué Bruginski de Paula

review articles

Diagnostic approach to patients with suspected deep venous thrombosis of the lower limbs
Hamilton Almeida Rollo, Veronica Barreto Fortes, Archângelo Tarciso Fortes Junior, Winston Bonetti Yoshida, Sidnei Lastória, Francisco Humberto de Abreu Maffei

case reports

Pseudoaneurysm of the brachiocephalic trunk and bullet embolism in the axillary artery in thoracic trauma
Leopoldo Mariné, Renato Mertens, Francisco Valdés, Albrecht Krämer

Factitious lymphedema: case report and literature review
José Maria Pereira de Godoy, Maria de Fátima Guerreiro Godoy, Daniella Spiandorin, Flávia Mariana Valente

Renovascular hypertension due to fibromuscular dysplasia
Fábio Mesquita de Souza, Wagner Rodrigues Chagas, Márcio Avelar, Jonas Marques Ribas

Rupture of a popliteal artery aneurysm: case report and review of the literature for the past 50 years
Ricardo Soffiatti Mesquita Oliveira, Daniela Aliperti Ferreira, Júverson Alves Terra Júnior, Roberto da Mata Lenza, Antonio Carlos de Assis Filho, Wilson Nunes

new publications

Duplex scan in vascular disorders
Ricardo C. R. Moreira