Victor Aboyans

Summary

Affiliation: CHU Dupuytren
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Can we improve cardiovascular risk prediction beyond risk equations in the physician's office?
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Angiology, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:547-58. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Knowledge and management of smoking-cessation strategies among cardiologists in France: a nationwide survey
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 102:193-9. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Carotid bruit: good for silent cardiovascular disease?
    Victor Aboyans
    Vascular Unit, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Angiology, Dupuytren University Hospital, 87042 Limoges, France
    Lancet 371:1554-6. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Heart rate and pulse pressure at rest are major prognostic markers of early postoperative complications after coronary bypass surgery
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 33:971-6. 2008
  5. doi request reprint [Obliterating arterial disease of the legs in women]
    Victor Aboyans
    Service de Chirurgie thoracique et cardiovasculaire et angiologie, Hopital Universitaire Dupuytren, CHU de Limoges, F 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
    Presse Med 39:263-70. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The general prognosis of patients with peripheral arterial disease differs according to the disease localization
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:898-903. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint The cardiologist and smoking cessation
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    Curr Opin Cardiol 25:469-77. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint [From guidelines for screening to their (poor) implementation: the case of the abdominal aortic aneurysm]
    Victor Aboyans
    Service de Chirurgie Thoracique, cardiovasculaire et angiologie, hôpital Dupuytren, CHU de Limoges, France
    Rev Med Suisse 6:1405-9. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Screening abdominal aorta aneurysm during echocardiography: literature review and proposal for a French nationwide study
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, 2 Avenue Martin Luther King, Limoges, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 103:552-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors of stroke in patients undergoing coronary bypass grafting: statins are protective
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, 2, Ave Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 30:300-4. 2006

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Can we improve cardiovascular risk prediction beyond risk equations in the physician's office?
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Angiology, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:547-58. 2006
    ..However, the majority of these markers require specific devices and skills, which are not widely available in primary care...
  2. doi request reprint Knowledge and management of smoking-cessation strategies among cardiologists in France: a nationwide survey
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 102:193-9. 2009
    ..While cardiologists are very active in the prevention of cardiovascular disease, their attitudes towards patients' smoking habits are poorly studied...
  3. ncbi request reprint Carotid bruit: good for silent cardiovascular disease?
    Victor Aboyans
    Vascular Unit, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Angiology, Dupuytren University Hospital, 87042 Limoges, France
    Lancet 371:1554-6. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Heart rate and pulse pressure at rest are major prognostic markers of early postoperative complications after coronary bypass surgery
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 33:971-6. 2008
    ..We aimed to assess the predictive value of preoperative HR and PP in the 30-day postoperative period...
  5. doi request reprint [Obliterating arterial disease of the legs in women]
    Victor Aboyans
    Service de Chirurgie thoracique et cardiovasculaire et angiologie, Hopital Universitaire Dupuytren, CHU de Limoges, F 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
    Presse Med 39:263-70. 2010
    ..Similarly, the general cardiovascular prognosis PAD is also poorer in women than in men...
  6. doi request reprint The general prognosis of patients with peripheral arterial disease differs according to the disease localization
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:898-903. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the general prognosis of patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD) according to the disease localization...
  7. ncbi request reprint The cardiologist and smoking cessation
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    Curr Opin Cardiol 25:469-77. 2010
    ..In-hospital interventions to assist cardiovascular disease patients with smoking cessation and to provide adequate follow-up are the most cost-effective strategies to improve the survival of the cardiovascular patient...
  8. ncbi request reprint [From guidelines for screening to their (poor) implementation: the case of the abdominal aortic aneurysm]
    Victor Aboyans
    Service de Chirurgie Thoracique, cardiovasculaire et angiologie, hôpital Dupuytren, CHU de Limoges, France
    Rev Med Suisse 6:1405-9. 2010
    ..The reasons of the poor implementation of these guidelines are discussed herein...
  9. doi request reprint Screening abdominal aorta aneurysm during echocardiography: literature review and proposal for a French nationwide study
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, 2 Avenue Martin Luther King, Limoges, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 103:552-8. 2010
    ..To better assess the benefit of and indications for AAA screening during TTE in clinical practice, we propose a multicentre, nationwide, screening study in echocardiography laboratories in our country...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors of stroke in patients undergoing coronary bypass grafting: statins are protective
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, 2, Ave Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 30:300-4. 2006
    ..We aimed to determine factors predicting the occurrence of stroke during CABG. A special interest was focused on preoperative therapies...
  11. doi request reprint Indications for carotid screening in patients with coronary artery disease
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Angiology, Dupuytren University Hospital, and EA 3174, Limoges University, F 87042 Limoges, France
    Presse Med 38:977-86. 2009
    ..In this situation, specific studies are warranted to compare carotid imaging with biomarkers such as C-reactive protein and stratify the cardiovascular risk...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association between a low ankle-brachial index and dementia in a general elderly population in Central Africa (Epidemiology of Dementia in Central Africa Study)
    Maëlenn Guerchet
    Inserm UMR1094, Tropical Neuroepidemiology, Limoges, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:1135-40. 2013
    ..To investigate the association between peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and dementia in native elderly African populations...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of cardiovascular disease in Gabon: a population study
    Edgar Brice Ngoungou
    INSERM UMR, Tropical Neuroepidemiology, Limoges, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 105:77-83. 2012
    ..Data supporting epidemiological transition from a predominant burden of infectious diseases to one of chronic diseases in Africa result mostly from hospital surveys...
  14. ncbi request reprint Subclinical peripheral arterial disease and incompressible ankle arteries are both long-term prognostic factors in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:815-20. 2005
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  15. doi request reprint Usefulness of postoperative heart rate as an independent predictor of mortality after coronary bypass grafting
    Michael Frank
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    Am J Cardiol 106:958-62. 2010
    ..90 to 14.17, p = 0.07), because of the limited sample population size. In conclusion, postoperative HR >90 beats/min may be associated with poor prognoses in patients with coronary artery disease, even after surgical revascularization...
  16. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease and the short-term risk of mortality and amputation in patients hospitalized for peripheral artery disease
    Philippe Lacroix
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Angiology, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France Department of Tropical Neuroepidemiology, French National Institute of Health and Medical Research, U1094, Limoges, France Electronic address
    J Vasc Surg 58:966-71. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and its prognostic value in patients hospitalized for lower extremity peripheral artery disease (PAD)...
  17. doi request reprint The prognosis of diabetic patients with high ankle-brachial index depends on the coexistence of occlusive peripheral artery disease
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    J Vasc Surg 53:984-91. 2011
    ..Concomittant peripheral artery disease (PAD) is frequent, although undetectable with the ABI in this situation. We assessed the prognostic value of a high ABI according to the coexistence of occlusive PAD in diabetics...
  18. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the measurement of the abdominal aortic diameter by novice operators using a pocket-sized ultrasound system
    Tiphaine Bonnafy
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Angiology, Dupuytren University Hospital, 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 106:644-50. 2013
    ..Also, the use of pocket-sized ultrasound systems seems an appealing alternative to conventional echography machines for large-scale screening...
  19. ncbi request reprint Screening atherosclerosis: a global approach to a systemic condition
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Angiology, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    Am J Hypertens 19:1262-3. 2006
  20. doi request reprint Outcome and impact of surgery in paradoxical low-flow, low-gradient severe aortic stenosis and preserved left ventricular ejection fraction: a cardiac catheterization study
    Dania Mohty
    CHU Limoges, hôpital Dupuytren, Pôle cœur poumon rein, Service Cardiologie, Limoges, France D M, M D, V A, N E, C C, M L, P V Department of Cardiology, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium J M Inserm U1094, Tropical Neuroepidemiology, Limoges, France V A Department of Medicine, Quebec Heart and Lung Institute, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada P P
    Circulation 128:S235-42. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to determine the features and outcome of LFLG-AS assessed using cardiac catheterization...
  21. ncbi request reprint Large and small vessels atherosclerosis: similarities and differences
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Angiology, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 50:112-25. 2007
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  22. ncbi request reprint Common carotid intima-media thickness measurement is not a pertinent predictor for secondary cardiovascular events after coronary bypass surgery. A prospective study
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, 2 Avenue Martin Luther King, Limoges 87042, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:415-9. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that CCA-IMT could be used for peri-operative and long-term risk stratification in candidates for CABG...
  23. ncbi request reprint The association between elevated ankle systolic pressures and peripheral occlusive arterial disease in diabetic and nondiabetic subjects
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:1197-203. 2008
    ..We sought to compare risk factors contributing to a low (< or =0.90) and high (> or =1.40) ABI. Additionally, we hypothesized that in instances of high ABI, occlusive PAD may coexist...
  24. doi request reprint Ankle-brachial index as a marker of cognitive impairment and dementia in general population. A systematic review
    Maëlenn Guerchet
    University of Limoges, IFR 145 GEIST, Institute of Neuroepidemiology and Tropical Neurology, EA3174 NETEC, Faculty of Medicine 2 rue du Dr Marcland, 87025 Limoges, France
    Atherosclerosis 216:251-7. 2011
    ..To investigate the association between a low ankle-brachial index (ABI) and several grades of cognitive disorders: cognitive impairment, dementia and Alzheimer's disease (AD), in the general population...
  25. ncbi request reprint The intra- and interobserver variability of ankle-arm blood pressure index according to its mode of calculation
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital 2, Martin Luther King Avenue, Limoges F 87042, France
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:215-20. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Intrinsic contribution of gender and ethnicity to normal ankle-brachial index values: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:319-27. 2007
    ..Consequently, an ABI threshold that disregards these fundamental gender-related and ethnicity-related differences could partly contribute to reported prevalence differences...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Management of acute leg ischemia]
    Philippe Lacroix
    Service de Chirurgie Thoracique, cardiovasculaire et angiologie, hôpital Dupuytren, 87042 Limoges
    Rev Prat 55:1205-10. 2005
    ..Finally, atrial fibrillation is now the most common cause of embolism, and appropriate anticoagulation would prevent this complication...
  28. doi request reprint Factors associated with dementia among elderly people living in two cities in Central Africa: the EDAC multicenter study
    Maëlenn Guerchet
    INSERM U1094, Tropical Neuroepidemiology, Limoges, France
    J Alzheimers Dis 29:15-24. 2012
    ..Factors associated with dementia in African countries seem different from established factors in high-income countries and require further investigation...
  29. doi request reprint Lower extremity peripheral artery disease in the absence of traditional risk factors. The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
    Victor Aboyans
    Dept of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital, Limoges, France
    Atherosclerosis 214:169-73. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that the prevalence of LE-PAD in the absence of traditional CVD risk factors is not negligible, and that this condition would remain associated with subclinical atherosclerosis in other territories...
  30. ncbi request reprint Regarding: "A modified calculation of ankle-brachial pressure index is far more sensitive in the detection of peripheral arterial disease"
    Victor Aboyans
    J Vasc Surg 46:617-8; author reply 618-9. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for progression of peripheral arterial disease in large and small vessels
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0607, USA
    Circulation 113:2623-9. 2006
    ..Using noninvasive tests, we assessed the role of traditional and novel risk factors on PAD progression. We hypothesized that the risk factors for large-vessel PAD (LV-PAD) progression might differ from small-vessel PAD (SV-PAD)...
  32. ncbi request reprint The vital prognosis of subclavian stenosis
    Victor Aboyans
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0607, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:1540-5. 2007
    ..This study sought to assess the prognosis of subclavian stenosis (SS) as a potential marker of total and cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality...
  33. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes after coronary artery bypass grafting: preoperative kidney function is prognostic
    Michel B Chonchol
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, Denver, Colo 80262, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:683-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the impact of kidney function on long-term outcomes in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting...
  34. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive agents and cardiovascular events in patients with coronary disease and normal blood pressure
    Victor Aboyans
    JAMA 293:1187; author reply 1188-9. 2005