Keith Calligaro

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Publications

  1. doi Results of polytetrafluoroethylene-covered nitinol stents crossing the inguinal ligament
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:421-6. 2013
  2. ncbi Should duplex ultrasonography be performed for surveillance of femoropopliteal and femorotibial arterial prosthetic bypasses?
    K D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:520-4. 2001
  3. ncbi Intra-abdominal aortic graft infection: complete or partial graft preservation in patients at very high risk
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, 700 Spruce Street Suite 101, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:1199-205. 2003
  4. ncbi Does the Vascular Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery work?
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Vascular 12:86-8. 2004
  5. ncbi Choice of vascular surgery as a specialty: survey of vascular surgery residents, general surgery chief residents, and medical students at hospitals with vascular surgery training programs
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:978-84. 2004
  6. ncbi Choice of vascular surgery as a specialty: what is important?
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 19:180-6. 2006
  7. ncbi Commentary on "Duplex-guided balloon angioplasty and stenting for occlusive and stenotic lesions of the infrainguinal arteries"
    Keith Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 19:32-3. 2007
  8. ncbi Guidelines for hospital privileges in vascular and endovascular surgery: recommendations of the Society for Vascular Surgery
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, 700 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:1-5. 2008
  9. doi Without prejudice
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:237-43. 2008
  10. ncbi Converting from general anesthesia to cervical block anesthesia for carotid endarterectomy
    K D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Vasc Surg 35:103-6. 2001

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Publications33

  1. doi Results of polytetrafluoroethylene-covered nitinol stents crossing the inguinal ligament
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:421-6. 2013
    ..W. L. Gore and Associates Inc, Flagstaff, Ariz) crossing the middle common femoral artery (CFA) on an emergency basis or who were considered high risk for open surgery...
  2. ncbi Should duplex ultrasonography be performed for surveillance of femoropopliteal and femorotibial arterial prosthetic bypasses?
    K D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:520-4. 2001
    ..Our results support the routine use of DU as a part of a graft surveillance protocol for femorotibial, but not femoropopliteal, prosthetic grafts...
  3. ncbi Intra-abdominal aortic graft infection: complete or partial graft preservation in patients at very high risk
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, 700 Spruce Street Suite 101, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:1199-205. 2003
    ..In these patients selective complete or partial graft preservation was used...
  4. ncbi Does the Vascular Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery work?
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Vascular 12:86-8. 2004
    ..Although the Vascular Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery is well intentioned, its focus and intentions are outdated because it is subservient to the American Board of Surgery...
  5. ncbi Choice of vascular surgery as a specialty: survey of vascular surgery residents, general surgery chief residents, and medical students at hospitals with vascular surgery training programs
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:978-84. 2004
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  6. ncbi Choice of vascular surgery as a specialty: what is important?
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 19:180-6. 2006
    ..The findings in these surveys have helped vascular surgery program directors devise new and innovative training paradigms and to develop strategies to attract future trainees...
  7. ncbi Commentary on "Duplex-guided balloon angioplasty and stenting for occlusive and stenotic lesions of the infrainguinal arteries"
    Keith Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 19:32-3. 2007
  8. ncbi Guidelines for hospital privileges in vascular and endovascular surgery: recommendations of the Society for Vascular Surgery
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, 700 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:1-5. 2008
    ....
  9. doi Without prejudice
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:237-43. 2008
  10. ncbi Converting from general anesthesia to cervical block anesthesia for carotid endarterectomy
    K D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Vasc Surg 35:103-6. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi Acute arterial complications associated with total hip and knee arthroplasty
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, 700 Spruce Street Suite 101, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:1170-7. 2003
    ....
  12. doi Changing strategies to treat venous thrombotic occlusions of the upper and lower extremities secondary to compressive phenomena
    Adam Spivack
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 47:274-7. 2013
    ..We reviewed our strategies during the last decade for deep vein thrombosis (DVT) of the upper extremity due to thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) andthe lower extremity...
  13. ncbi Concomitant unilateral internal iliac artery embolization and endovascular infrarenal aortic aneurysm repair
    Chong Lee
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:903-7. 2006
    ..Most interventionalists favor the latter approach to avoid excessive contrast material and prolonged operative time. We investigated the clinical outcome of concomitant vs staged unilateral IIA embolization in the setting of EVAR...
  14. ncbi Salvaging prosthetic dialysis fistulas with stents: forearm versus upper arm grafts
    Stephen Kolakowski
    Section of Vascular Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Hospital, 700 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:719-23. 2003
    ..We compared results of angioplasty with those of concomitant stent placement to treat thrombosed forearm hemodialysis grafts with results for upper arm grafts...
  15. ncbi Endovascular treatment of embolization of aortic plaque with covered stents
    Matthew J Dougherty
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 36:727-31. 2002
    ..Covered stents may obviate this risk. We report herein two patients with embolizing infrarenal aortic plaque successfully treated with these devices...
  16. ncbi Does the timing of reoperation influence the risk of graft infection?
    Stephen Kolakowski
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:60-4. 2007
    ..This study compared the incidence and characteristics of graft infection in patients who underwent early vs late revisional surgery of lower extremity arterial bypass grafts...
  17. ncbi Management of infected aortic prosthetic grafts
    Timothy W Swain
    Lankenau Hospital, Wynnewood, PA, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 38:75-82. 2004
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  18. ncbi Guidelines for hospital privileges in vascular surgery: an update by an ad hoc committee of the American Association for Vascular Surgery and the Society for Vascular Surgery
    Wesley S Moore
    Division of Vascular Surgery, UCLA Center for the Health Sciences, 10833 LeConte Avenue, Room 72 156, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6904, USA
    J Vasc Surg 36:1276-82. 2002
  19. ncbi Management of juxtarenal aortic aneurysms and occlusive disease with preferential suprarenal clamping via a midline transperitoneal incision: technique and results
    Sean V Ryan
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 38:417-22. 2004
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  20. ncbi Initial experience with endovascular aortic aneurysm repair without cardiologists or radiologists--do vascular surgeons really need them?
    Jeanette K Chang
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 38:413-6. 2004
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  21. ncbi Risk factors associated with infection of lower extremity revascularization: analysis of 365 procedures performed at a teaching hospital
    Jeanette K Chang
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 17:91-6. 2003
    ..Vascular services should institute strategies to ensure that appropriate prophylactic antibiotics are administered in a timely fashion before lower extremity revascularizations...
  22. ncbi One hundred twenty-five concomitant endovascular and open procedures for lower extremity arterial disease
    Matthew J Dougherty
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:316-22. 2003
    ..Surgical revisions involved segmental grafts in 33 cases, patch angioplasty in 18 cases, and both in one case...
  23. ncbi Management of infected prosthetic dialysis arteriovenous grafts
    Sean V Ryan
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, 700 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:73-8. 2004
    ..Strategies employed to preserve some grafts, prevent morbidity in those with major infections, and maintain access are presented...
  24. ncbi Five-year follow-up of an endovascular program initiated by vascular surgeons
    Keith D Calligaro
    Section of Vascular Surgery Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 36:17-20. 2002
    ..Developing an endovascular suite using the above model is a safe and effective approach. The operating room may be the most practical location to establish an endovascular suite for many vascular surgeons...
  25. ncbi Factors that predict prolonged length of stay after aortic surgery
    Jeanette K Chang
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, 700 Spruce Street, Suite 101, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:335-9. 2003
    ..We attempted to identify risk factors that predict prolonged hospital length of stay (LOS) so that realistic expectations can be established for these patients who frequently are at high-risk...
  26. ncbi Melioidosis presenting as an infected intrathoracic subclavian artery pseudoaneurysm treated with femoral vein interposition graft
    Nancy Schindler
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia 19106, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:569-72. 2002
    ..Although autogenous vein replacement of infected arteries and grafts may be successful in the majority of cases, this strategy should probably be avoided when particularly virulent bacteria such as the organism in this case are present...
  27. doi Management of atherosclerotic carotid artery disease: clinical practice guidelines of the Society for Vascular Surgery
    Robert W Hobson
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:480-6. 2008
    ..A possible exception includes patients with >/=80% carotid artery stenosis and high anatomic risk for carotid endarterectomy...
  28. doi Carotid endarterectomy with adjunctive cephalad carotid stenting: Complementary, not competitive, techniques
    Michael N Tameo
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:351-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this review is to evaluate the efficacy of intraoperative carotid stenting as an adjunct to endarterectomy to salvage technical defects identified at the cephalad ICA endarterectomy site...
  29. ncbi A comparison of patch angioplasty and stenting for axillary venous stenoses of thrombosed hemodialysis grafts
    Joseph V Lombardi
    Section on Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 36:223-9. 2002
    ..These data suggest slightly better patency for the routine use of patch angioplasty for these lesions. However, the endovascular approach appears to be a reasonable alternative when surgical exposure is difficult...
  30. ncbi Safety and cost savings of endovascular procedures: are outpatient interventions feasible when combined with open surgery?
    Joseph V Lombardi
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 36:231-5. 2002
    ..Even when open surgical exposure is planned, patients should be instructed preoperatively to anticipate discharge the day of their procedure to minimize resistance to this strategy...
  31. ncbi Inferior vena cava filters in malignant disease
    Beth P Jarrett
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 36:704-7. 2002
    ..We questioned whether the increasing frequency of this intervention has clinical benefit...
  32. ncbi Management of hemodialysis access infections
    Sean V Ryan
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, 700 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 17:40-4. 2004
    ..This strategy has proven to be highly successful in the management of these complicated cases...
  33. ncbi Percutaneous balloon occlusion of the inferior vena cava as an adjunct for treating ruptured type IV thoracoabdominal aneurysm and aortocaval fistula
    C Francisco Espinel
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:834-5. 2006
    ..Expanding endovascular capabilities of vascular surgeons enabled us to insert proximal and distal occluding balloon catheters into the vena cava which greatly minimized blood loss...