N Labropoulos

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Criteria for defining significant central vein stenosis with duplex ultrasound
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103 USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:101-7. 2007
  2. ncbi The impact of duplex scanning in phlebology
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153 3304, USA
    Dermatol Surg 28:1-5. 2002
  3. ncbi Development of reflux in the perforator veins in limbs with primary venous disease
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:558-62. 2006
  4. ncbi The issue of spontaneous arteriovenous fistulae after superficial thrombophlebitis, endovenous ablations, and deep vein thrombosis: an unusual but predictable finding
    David Varnagy
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey 07101 1709, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:247-50. 2006
  5. doi Secondary chronic venous disease progresses faster than primary
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Vascular Surgery Division, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:704-10. 2009
  6. ncbi Socioeconomic characteristics of patients undergoing ambulatory diagnostic cerebral angiography in four US States
    K Bekelis
    Section of Neurosurgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Int Angiol 33:58-64. 2014
  7. pmc Real-time ultrasound-guided catheterisation of the internal jugular vein: a prospective comparison with the landmark technique in critical care patients
    Dimitrios Karakitsos
    Department of Intensive Care, General State Hospital of Athens, 154 Mesogeion Avenue, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Crit Care 10:R162. 2006
  8. ncbi Reflux testing and imaging for endovenous ablation
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 150 Newark, New Jersey 07101 1709, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 19:67-70. 2007
  9. ncbi Patterns of venous reflux and obstruction in patients with skin damage due to chronic venous disease
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 41:33-40. 2007
  10. ncbi Uncommon leg ulcers in the lower extremity
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:568-573. 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi Criteria for defining significant central vein stenosis with duplex ultrasound
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 150 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103 USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:101-7. 2007
    ..To determine criteria for a clinically significant vein stenosis with duplex ultrasound (DU) in patients with signs and symptoms of central venous outflow obstruction...
  2. ncbi The impact of duplex scanning in phlebology
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153 3304, USA
    Dermatol Surg 28:1-5. 2002
    ..We also discuss the methods of ulcer bed and chronic obstruction evaluation. The contributions of the duplex ultrasound to the understanding of the pathophysiology and improvement of treatments for chronic venous disease are reviewed...
  3. ncbi Development of reflux in the perforator veins in limbs with primary venous disease
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:558-62. 2006
    ..To determine the patterns by which perforator vein (PV) reflux develops in patients with primary chronic venous disease (CVD)...
  4. ncbi The issue of spontaneous arteriovenous fistulae after superficial thrombophlebitis, endovenous ablations, and deep vein thrombosis: an unusual but predictable finding
    David Varnagy
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey 07101 1709, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:247-50. 2006
    ..In patients who have undergone endovenous ablation, angiogenesis occurs. This study was undertaken to examine the clinical presentation, development, and effects of spontaneous arteriovenous fistulae in patients with venous thrombosis...
  5. doi Secondary chronic venous disease progresses faster than primary
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Vascular Surgery Division, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:704-10. 2009
    ..To compare the progression rate of primary with secondary chronic venous disease (CVD)...
  6. ncbi Socioeconomic characteristics of patients undergoing ambulatory diagnostic cerebral angiography in four US States
    K Bekelis
    Section of Neurosurgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Int Angiol 33:58-64. 2014
    ..Although this practice appears to be safe, the socioeconomic characteristics factoring in the selection of the patients have not been investigated...
  7. pmc Real-time ultrasound-guided catheterisation of the internal jugular vein: a prospective comparison with the landmark technique in critical care patients
    Dimitrios Karakitsos
    Department of Intensive Care, General State Hospital of Athens, 154 Mesogeion Avenue, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Crit Care 10:R162. 2006
    ..This study was designed to evaluate whether real-time ultrasound-guided cannulation of the internal jugular vein is superior to the standard landmark method...
  8. ncbi Reflux testing and imaging for endovenous ablation
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 150 Newark, New Jersey 07101 1709, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 19:67-70. 2007
    ..Currently, endovenous ablation has become the method of choice for treating superficial veins and it has almost replaced the traditional ligation and stripping...
  9. ncbi Patterns of venous reflux and obstruction in patients with skin damage due to chronic venous disease
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 41:33-40. 2007
    ..0021). Skin changes accurately reflect severity of chronic venous disease. Superficial and perforator vein reflux is the major cause of disease...
  10. ncbi Uncommon leg ulcers in the lower extremity
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:568-573. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of uncommon ulcers, unrelated to venous or arterial etiology, in patients presenting to vascular clinics...
  11. doi Impact and clinical significance of recurrent venous thromboembolism
    N Labropoulos
    Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, New York, USA
    Br J Surg 97:989-99. 2010
    ..The purpose of this review was to analyse current knowledge and controversies associated with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of recurrent venous thromboembolism (VTE)...
  12. doi Thrombosis in unusual sites of the lower extremity veins
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:1022-7. 2008
    ..Thrombosis in unusual locations in the lower extremity veins has not been assessed. These veins are not imaged routinely and therefore information about them is lacking...
  13. ncbi Hemodynamic effects of intermittent pneumatic compression in patients with critical limb ischemia
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill, USA
    J Vasc Surg 42:710-6. 2005
    ..This prospective study was designed to determine if the use of IPC increases popliteal, gastrocnemial, collateral arterial, and skin blood flow in patients with CLI...
  14. ncbi Renovascular disease among patients referred for renal duplex ultrasonography
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:731-7. 2007
    ....
  15. ncbi Nonatherosclerotic pathology of the neck vessels: prevalence and flow patterns
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 41:417-27. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence and flow characteristics of nonatherosclerotic pathologies of the cervical vessels...
  16. doi The effect of venous thrombus location and extent on the development of post-thrombotic signs and symptoms
    Nicos Labropoulos
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:407-12. 2008
    ..This prospective study determined the incidence of signs and symptoms of chronic venous disease and recurrent venous thrombotic events (VTE) in relation to the location and extent of the initial venous thrombus...
  17. doi Veins along the course of the sciatic nerve
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:690-6. 2009
    ..To describe the anatomic variations, symptomatology, and pathophysiology associated with the sciatic nerve (SN), and report the results after treatment of the incompetent veins...
  18. doi Prospective evaluation of the clinical deterioration in post-thrombotic limbs
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Vascular Surgery Division, Stony Brook University Medical Center Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8191, USA
    J Vasc Surg 50:826-30. 2009
    ..This study was designed to determine the relationship of changes in the venous system and correlate them with long-term progression of disease...
  19. doi The distribution and significance of varicosities in the saphenous trunks
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:96-103. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence, distribution, and extent of varicosities and focal dilatations in the saphenous trunks, their association with the sites of reflux, and their correlation with CEAP classes...
  20. doi Recurrent deep vein thrombosis: long-term incidence and natural history
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    Ann Surg 251:749-53. 2010
    ..To determine the long-term incidence, risk factors, and associated morbidity and mortality of recurrent deep vein thrombosis (DVT)...
  21. doi Prevalence and impact of the subclavian steal syndrome
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    Ann Surg 252:166-70. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence and impact of subclavian steal syndrome (SSS) in patients undergoing assessment of the carotid arteries...
  22. ncbi Neovascularization in acute venous thrombosis
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, USA
    J Vasc Surg 42:515-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the phenomenon of arteriovenous fistula (AVF) formation in venous thrombus...
  23. doi Factors associated with poor healing and recurrence of venous ulceration
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, The School of Medicine, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Health Sciences Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 129:179-86. 2012
    ..The authors present a retrospective analysis of a large series of venous ulcers to determine factors predicting nonhealing and recurrence...
  24. ncbi Nonsaphenous superficial vein reflux
    N Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153 3304, USA
    J Vasc Surg 34:872-7. 2001
    ..This study was designed to determine the prevalence of reflux in nonsaphenous veins, their association and correlation with risk factors, and signs and symptoms of chronic venous disease (CVD)...
  25. ncbi Neovascularization after great saphenous vein ablation
    N Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153 3304, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 31:219-22. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence, distribution, and flow characteristics of intraluminal neovascularization in patients undergoing great saphenous vein (GSV) endovenous laser (EVLT) or radiofrequency ablation (RFA)...
  26. doi Prospective determination of candidates for thrombolysis in patients with acute proximal deep vein thrombosis
    Seth J Klein
    Division of Vascular Surgery and Department of Radiology, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:908-12. 2010
    ..To prospectively determine the distribution, extent, and age of venous thrombosis in patients presenting with acute signs and symptoms of venous thromboembolism and identify candidates for thrombolysis...
  27. doi Indications for treatment of recurrent carotid stenosis
    K Bekelis
    Section of Neurosurgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Br J Surg 100:440-7. 2013
    ..There is significant variation in the indications for intervention in patients with recurrent carotid artery stenosis. The aim of the present study was to describe these indications in a contemporary cohort of patients...
  28. doi Diagnosis of venous disease with duplex ultrasound
    R D Malgor
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stony Brook Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    Phlebology 28:158-61. 2013
    ..This paper defines the patterns, location and characteristics of venous reflux and also provides insightful information on acute and chronic venous obstruction...
  29. doi Pattern and types of non-saphenous vein reflux
    R D Malgor
    Laboratory, Department of Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    Phlebology 28:51-4. 2013
    ..This paper analyses the patterns and types of NSV reflux for diagnosis and treatment purposes...
  30. ncbi Decreased recurrent carotid stenosis by routine patching and intraoperative scanning
    M A Mansour
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153-3304, USA
    Am Surg 67:328-32; discussion 332-3. 2001
    ..003). We conclude that the combined use of Dacron patch angioplasty and intraoperative CFS after CEA is associated with a low perioperative morbidity and a low incidence of recurrent stenosis in the first 2 years after operation...
  31. ncbi Improved venous return by elliptical, sequential and seamless air-cell compression
    N Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153 3304, USA
    Int Angiol 22:317-21. 2003
    ..These devices have reached widespread use in hospitals and have been found to be effective prophylactic measures against DVT. This study evaluates the latest design features of one particular IPC device in comparison to current models...
  32. ncbi Acute effects of intermittent pneumatic compression on popliteal artery blood flow
    N Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill 60153, USA
    Arch Surg 133:1072-5. 1998
    ....
  33. ncbi Prevalence of deep venous reflux in patients with primary superficial vein incompetence
    N Labropoulos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153 3304, USA
    J Vasc Surg 32:663-8. 2000
    ..This prospective study was designed to determine the prevalence of deep reflux and the conditions under which it may occur in patients with primary superficial venous reflux and absence of deep venous thrombosis (DVT)...
  34. ncbi Intermittent pneumatic compression for the treatment of lower extremity arterial disease: a systematic review
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153 3304, USA
    Vasc Med 7:141-8. 2002
    ..It is now the goal to establish randomized, prospective, controlled trials to clarify the most beneficial regimen for treating such disease...
  35. ncbi B-mode estimate of carotid stenosis: planimetric measurements complement the velocity estimate of internal carotid stenosis
    K Bekelis
    Section of Neurosurgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Int Angiol 32:506-11. 2013
    ..Duplex tri-axial diameter and cross sectional area measurements are potentially more accurate because they are anatomic...
  36. ncbi Sapheno-femoral junction reflux in patients with a normal saphenous trunk
    N Labropoulos
    Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60653, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 28:595-9. 2004
    ..To determine the patterns and clinical importance of saphenofemoral junction (SFJ) reflux in patients with chronic venous disease (CVD) and a normal great saphenous vein (GSV) trunk...
  37. ncbi How to diagnose giant cell arteritis
    R J Meisner
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stony Brook University Hospital, NY 11794 8191, USA
    Int Angiol 30:58-63. 2011
    ..Current debate on how to diagnose giant cell arteritis (GCA) has strayed from the traditional approach of temporal artery biopsy and has instead explored the effectiveness of alternative imaging modalities...
  38. ncbi The current state of type B aortic dissection
    R J Meisner
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, USA
    Acta Chir Belg 111:57-62. 2011
    ..In this review, the bewildering amount of information is summarized to distill some practical recommendations for the practitioner faced with one of these patients in the era of endovascular approaches to the aorta...
  39. doi Venous outflow obstruction with retroperitoneal Kaposi's sarcoma and treatment with inferior vena cava stenting
    Antonios P Gasparis
    Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, New York, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 43:295-300. 2009
    ..His symptoms improved with reduction in swelling. At 1-year follow-up, the patient was ambulatory with mild symptoms, and on venography the iliac vein and inferior vena cava stents were widely patent...
  40. doi Recurrent popliteal vein aneurysm
    Antonios P Gasparis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:453-7. 2010
    ..The aneurysm was resected, and as the vein had adequate length, it was primarily repaired with an end-to-end anastomosis. She was placed on coumadin for 3 months. At follow-up, the vein was competent and free of thrombosis...
  41. ncbi Scalp arteriovenous malformation associated with a superior sagittal sinus, sinus pericranii
    K Bekelis
    Section of Neurosurgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Int Angiol 30:488-92. 2011
    ..During resection of the scalp AVM at a later date, the sinus pericranii was noted to have recurred. Concurrent treatment of all vascular anomalies associated with a sinus pericranii appears to be the key to its complete eradication...
  42. ncbi Clinical significance of superficial vein thrombosis
    L Leon
    Loyola University Medical Center, Maywooe, IL 60153 3304, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 29:10-7. 2005
    ....
  43. doi Midterm follow-up after pharmacomechanical thrombolysis for lower extremity deep venous thrombosis
    Antonios P Gasparis
    Stony Brook University Medical Center, Surgery, Stony Brook, New York, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 43:61-8. 2009
    ..To provide follow-up in patients treated with pharmacomechanical thrombolysis (PhMT) for lower extremity deep venous thrombosis (DVT)...
  44. ncbi Predictors of early discharge following open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Apostolos K Tassiopoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 18:218-22. 2004
    ..Until long-term results for endografts are available, our data suggest that these patients are well served with an open repair...
  45. ncbi Stroke of the posterior cerebral circulation
    N Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, NY, USA
    Int Angiol 30:105-14. 2011
    ..This study was designed to describe the prevalence, outcome, and stroke mechanisms of PCS and to analyze the strengths and weaknesses of the classifications used...
  46. doi Re-modelling of venous thrombosis
    R D Malgor
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stony Brook Medical Center, Stony Brook, New York, NY 11794 8191, USA
    Phlebology 28:25-8. 2013
    ..This paper analyses the current basic knowledge and the events involved in venous re-modelling after an episode of venous thrombosis...
  47. doi Diagnosis and follow-up of varicose veins with duplex ultrasound: how and why?
    R D Malgor
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stony Brook Medical Center, HSC T19 Rm90, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    Phlebology 27:10-5. 2012
    ..Insightful information on how DU is performed during varicose veins work-up and the rationale of DU utilization for endovenous procedures are discussed...
  48. ncbi Are your arteries older than your age?
    N Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153 3304, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 30:588-96. 2005
    ..To determine the effect of age and atherosclerotic risk factors on the carotid intima-media layer thickness and morphology characteristics...
  49. ncbi To what extent has endovascular aneurysm repair influenced abdominal aortic aneurysm management in the state of Illinois?
    Luis R Leon
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL 60513, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:568-74. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi Definition of venous reflux in lower-extremity veins
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153 3304, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:793-8. 2003
    ..This prospective study was designed to determine the upper limits of normal for duration and maximum velocity of retrograde flow (RF) in lower extremity veins...
  51. ncbi Current management of venous ulceration
    Nima P Patel
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07101, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:254S-260S. 2006
    ....
  52. ncbi Endovascular repair of a symptomatic subclavian artery aneurysm in a patient with Marfan syndrome: a case report
    Apostolos K Tassiopoulos
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, The John H Stroger, Jr, Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 40:409-13. 2006
    ..He underwent successful endovascular exclusion of the aneurysm with immediate improvement of his symptoms. Duplex ultrasound 3 months after the procedure confirmed a patent graft and complete exclusion of the aneurysm...
  53. ncbi Non-invasive cardiovascular risk assessment in women with type 2 diabetes
    Sue Penckofer
    Loyola University Chicago, Neihoff School of Nursing, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    J Vasc Nurs 23:2-7; quiz 8-9. 2005
    ..It may also be a feasible, non-invasive method for the detection and prevention of the macrovascular complications of diabetes...
  54. ncbi Early thrombus remodelling of isolated calf deep vein thrombosis
    N Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 23:344-8. 2002
    ..this prospective study was designed to evaluate the evolution of thrombus propagation and lysis in relation to patterns and distribution of isolated calf DVT...
  55. doi Duplex guided dialysis access interventions can be performed safely in the office setting: techniques and early results
    D Fox
    Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 42:833-41. 2011
    ..Procedures were performed in the office using topical and local anesthesia. Volume flow (VF) was recorded prior to introducer insertion (baseline) and post intervention...
  56. ncbi Massive arm edema following arteriovenous dialysis shunt creation in a patient with ipsilateral permanent pacemaker
    James Maher
    Department of Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry, 185 South Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    J Clin Ultrasound 36:321-4. 2008
    ..If this is unavoidable, then preoperative subclavian vein screening for patency should be mandatory, even in asymptomatic patients. Sonography is an appropriate initial test in such a situation...
  57. doi Endovascular covered stenting for visceral artery pseudoaneurysm rupture: report of 2 cases and a summary of the disease process and treatment options
    Garri Pasklinsky
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, New York 11794 8191, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 42:601-6. 2008
    ..Our experience with these 2 cases supports the notion that endovascular covered stenting is a safe and effective therapy for exclusion of visceral artery aneurysm...
  58. ncbi Study of the venous reflux progression
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:291-5. 2005
    ..Because the natural history of CVD is not well known, this study was designed to determine its progression in such patients...
  59. doi Prospective analysis of incidence, extent and chronicity of lower extremity venous thrombosis
    K P Poulikidis
    Department of Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, New York, USA
    Phlebology 29:37-42. 2014
    ..This study was designed to determine all variables related to lower extremity deep venous thrombosis (DVT) to be used as reference in patients examined in a hospital setting...
  60. ncbi New insights into the development of popliteal cysts
    N Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Br J Surg 91:1313-8. 2004
    ..This prospective study was designed to investigate the aetiology of popliteal (Baker's) cysts...
  61. ncbi The prophylactic use of inferior vena cava filters in patients undergoing high-risk spinal surgery
    Luis Leon
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:442-7. 2005
    ..There was one technical error with an IVCF deployed in the iliac vein. Despite a high incidence of DVT following high-risk spinal surgery, prophylactic IVCF placement appears to protect patients from PE...
  62. ncbi Duplex evaluation of venous insufficiency
    Nicos Labropoulos
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Loyala University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153 3304, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 18:5-9. 2005
    ..Reporting results of duplex ultrasound studies must take into consideration the proper classification of venous disease as well as the new anatomic terms that have been accepted...
  63. ncbi Mesenteric steal and carotid stenosis relief of symptoms with carotid endarterectomy
    Maureen Sheehan
    Division of Peripheral Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:731-3. 2005
    ..Symptoms occurred when carotid flows were documented to be decreased. Carotid endarterectomy stabilized carotid flows and ameliorated symptoms...
  64. ncbi Free-floating thrombus of the carotid artery: literature review and case reports
    Ahmad F Bhatti
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153 3304, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:199-205. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to systematically review the world literature in an attempt to better understand FFT, its presentation, distribution, management, and outcome...
  65. ncbi Superficial vein thrombosis and hypercoagulable states: the evidence
    Luis R Leon
    Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 17:43-6. 2005
    ..To assess the demographic features of superficial vein thrombosis and its relation with the occurrence of hypercoagulable states...
  66. ncbi Arteriovenous access: managing common problems
    Heron E Rodriguez
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL 60531, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 17:155-66. 2005
    ..Also, the management of hemoaccess infection, aneurysmal degeneration, false aneurysm formation, and symptomatic arterial steal syndrome are described...
  67. ncbi The vascular surgeon's role in risk factor modification: results of a survey
    Luis R Leon
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL 60513, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 17:145-53. 2005
    ....
  68. ncbi Excision of internal jugular vein for catheter-related thrombophlebitis
    Luis R Leon
    Vascular Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:117-9. 2006
    ..His symptoms worsened, and failure of medical management prompted operative intervention. Excision of the inflamed, thrombosed vein led to complete resolution of his symptoms...
  69. ncbi Presentation of the patient with recurrent varices after surgery (REVAS)
    Michel R Perrin
    Clinique du Grand Large, Decines, France
    J Vasc Surg 43:327-34; discussion 334. 2006
    ....
  70. ncbi Endovascular therapy of spontaneous aortocaval fistulae associated with abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Luis R Leon
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System, 3601 South 6th Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85723, USA
    Vascular 15:35-40. 2007
    ..The endovascular approach provides an efficacious alternative to traditional methods for repair of an aortocaval fistula, which is especially important in elderly patients with several comorbidities...
  71. ncbi Infected upper extremity aneurysms: a review
    Luis R Leon
    Southern Arizona Veteran Affairs Health Care System SAVAHCS Vascular Surgery Section, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 35:320-31. 2008
    ..To review the occurrence of mycotic aneurysm affecting upper extremity arteries...