Benjamin W Starnes

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Early report from an investigator-initiated investigational device exemption clinical trial on physician-modified endovascular grafts
    Benjamin Ware Starnes
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 58:311-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint A surgeon's perspective regarding the regulatory, compliance, and legal issues involved with physician-modified devices
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:829-31. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Blunt abdominal aortic injury
    Sherene Shalhub
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:1277-85. 2012
  4. doi request reprint A new classification scheme for treating blunt aortic injury
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:47-54. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Thoracic aorta to popliteal artery bypass for bilateral lower-extremity critical limb ischemia
    Arjun Jayaraj
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:858.e11-4. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Management of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm in the endovascular era
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:9-17; discussion 17-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Physician-modified endovascular grafts for the treatment of elective, symptomatic, or ruptured juxtarenal aortic aneurysms
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:601-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Hypothermia is associated with increased mortality in patients undergoing repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Elina Quiroga
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 17:434-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided access improves rate of access-related complications for totally percutaneous aortic aneurysm repair
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:736-41. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of massive thoracic aortic thrombus and associated ruptured atheroma
    Patrick S Wolf
    Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Division of Vascular Surgery, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:416.e9-416.e12. 2010

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Early report from an investigator-initiated investigational device exemption clinical trial on physician-modified endovascular grafts
    Benjamin Ware Starnes
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 58:311-7. 2013
    ..To determine whether a physician-modified endovascular graft (PMEG) is a safe and effective method for treating patients with juxtarenal aortic aneurysms who are deemed unsuitable for open repair...
  2. doi request reprint A surgeon's perspective regarding the regulatory, compliance, and legal issues involved with physician-modified devices
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:829-31. 2013
    ..The purpose of this invited commentary is to review the regulatory, compliance, and legal issues regarding the practice of medical device modification...
  3. doi request reprint Blunt abdominal aortic injury
    Sherene Shalhub
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:1277-85. 2012
    ..We sought to describe the experience of a high-volume trauma center and to provide a contemporary review of the literature to better understand the natural history and management of this injury...
  4. doi request reprint A new classification scheme for treating blunt aortic injury
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:47-54. 2012
    ..We used our experience in treating BAI during the past decade to create a classification scheme based on radiographic and clinical data and to provide clear treatment guidelines...
  5. doi request reprint Thoracic aorta to popliteal artery bypass for bilateral lower-extremity critical limb ischemia
    Arjun Jayaraj
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:858.e11-4. 2012
    ..The technique of this operative approach is discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Management of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm in the endovascular era
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:9-17; discussion 17-8. 2010
    ..Between 2002 and 2007, our 30-day mortality averaged 58%. In July 2007, we implemented an algorithm to promote endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) when feasible. This report describes the outcome with this approach...
  7. doi request reprint Physician-modified endovascular grafts for the treatment of elective, symptomatic, or ruptured juxtarenal aortic aneurysms
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:601-7. 2012
    ..To determine if a physician-modified endovascular graft (PMEG) is a safe and effective method of treating juxtarenal aortic aneurysms in patients considered to be unsuitable for open surgical repair...
  8. doi request reprint Hypothermia is associated with increased mortality in patients undergoing repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Elina Quiroga
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 17:434-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the impact of hypothermia on mortality in patients presenting with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (rAAA)...
  9. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided access improves rate of access-related complications for totally percutaneous aortic aneurysm repair
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:736-41. 2008
    ..This technical adjunct appears to have the largest impact on patients requiring larger sheath sizes...
  10. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of massive thoracic aortic thrombus and associated ruptured atheroma
    Patrick S Wolf
    Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Division of Vascular Surgery, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:416.e9-416.e12. 2010
    ..This case demonstrates a unique treatment option for complicated thoracic aortic atheroembolic disease utilizing a minimally invasive endovascular approach...
  11. doi request reprint Repair of blunt thoracic outlet arterial injuries: an evolution from open to endovascular approach
    Sherene Shalhub
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Trauma 71:E114-21. 2011
    ..Exposure of these arteries is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. An endovascular approach is a less invasive alternative approach for these technically challenging injuries...
  12. doi request reprint Hybrid-fenestrated aortic aneurysm repair: a novel technique for treating patients with para-anastomotic juxtarenal aneurysms
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:1150-3. 2010
    ..As compared with a purely open approach, this technique offers an alternative for managing juxtarenal aneurysms with less physiologic insult...
  13. doi request reprint Treating blunt aortic injuries with endografts: pros and cons of a meta-analysis
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 9th Avenue, Box 359796, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 23:176-81. 2010
    ..The recommendation grade is B (provisional recommendation), which suggests that on balance of the evidence, endovascular repair for BAI is recommended with caution...
  14. doi request reprint Favorable discharge disposition and survival after successful endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Gabriel A Wallace
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:1495-502. 2013
    ..Follow-up of these patients, however, is lacking. In this study, we compare the discharge disposition and midterm survival of ruptured aneurysm patients who survived treatment with either rEVAR or OSR...
  15. doi request reprint Functional and survival outcomes in traumatic blunt thoracic aortic injuries: An analysis of the National Trauma Databank
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:988-94. 2009
    ..Utilizing a nationwide database, we determined the incidence of BAI, and analyzed both functional and survival outcomes at discharge compared with matched controls...
  16. doi request reprint Intravascular ultrasound is a critical tool for accurate endograft sizing in the management of blunt thoracic aortic injury
    Gabriel A Wallace
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Wash
    J Vasc Surg 61:630-5. 2015
    ..This study aimed to characterize how ALD at the time of diagnosis of BTAI compares with ALD at the time of endovascular repair and later at follow-up...
  17. doi request reprint Evaluation of the redesigned conformable GORE TAG thoracic endoprosthesis for traumatic aortic transection
    Mark A Farber
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Vasc Surg 58:651-8. 2013
    ..To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the conformable GORE TAG thoracic endoprosthesis (CTAG) device (W. L. Gore and Associates, Flagstaff, Ariz) for the endovascular repair of traumatic aortic transections...
  18. doi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasonography measurements after endovascular aneurysm repair
    Marlin Wayne Causey
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 27:146-53. 2013
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  19. doi request reprint A prospective evaluation of C-reactive protein in the progression of carotid artery stenosis
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, DuPont, WA 98327, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:744-50; discussion 751. 2008
    ..Based on this finding, we sought to further evaluate the association of CRP levels with ultrasound progression of carotid artery stenosis, and/or clinical events...
  20. ncbi request reprint Hybrid approaches to repair of complex aortic aneurysmal disease
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Box 359796, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:1087-98, ix. 2007
    ..This article reviews novel approaches to the repair of complex aortic aneurysms and provides several illustrative examples...
  21. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of axillosubclavian arterial transection in patients with blunt traumatic injury
    Sherene Shalhub
    University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, 325 9th Ave, Box 359796, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 53:1141-4. 2011
    ..We describe an endovascular technique utilizing combined brachial and femoral access to create a through-and-through brachial-femoral wire and repair the arterial injury with a covered stent...
  22. doi request reprint Contemporary management of blunt aortic injury
    Arjun Jayaraj
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 23:49-55. 2011
    ..In this article, the authors discuss about open and endovascular management of blunt aortic injury and provide the latest information regarding endovascular repair of such injuries...
  23. doi request reprint Endovascular repositioning of a migrated stent graft using "endoanchor capture"
    Brandon T Garland
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Electronic address
    Ann Vasc Surg 29:123.e1-5. 2015
    ..Graft-related complications in these patients also require unique solutions. We report the novel technique of "endoanchor capture" for successful repositioning of a migrated stent graft. ..
  24. doi request reprint Blunt abdominal aortic injury: a Western Trauma Association multicenter study
    Sherene Shalhub
    From the Division of Vascular Surgery S S, B W S, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center M L B, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Surgery W L B, G J J, Denver Health Medical Center and the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery A A, University of Texas Medical School at Houston and Department of Surgery R A K, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care K I, D S, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles and Community Regional Medical Center K L K, Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Fresno Campus, Fresno, California Division of Trauma and Critical Care B Z, C N, Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee Division of General Surgery E A E, S M F, Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina Division of Trauma and Critical Care J S P, Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Department of Surgery D J C, University of South Florida Colleges of Medicine, Tampa, Kolkata-700073
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 77:879-85; discussion 885. 2014
    ..Blunt abdominal aortic injury (BAAI) is a rare injury. The objective of the current study was to examine the presentation and management of BAAI at a multi-institutional level...
  25. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein level and traditional vascular risk factors in the prediction of carotid stenosis
    Philip S Mullenix
    General Surgery Service, Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431 1100, USA
    Arch Surg 142:1066-71. 2007
    ..There is no relationship between C-reactive protein (CRP) level and the presence and degree of carotid stenosis (null hypothesis)...
  26. doi request reprint Influence and critique of the EVAR 1 Trial
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 24:146-8. 2011
    ..We believe that current standards of practice should be altered accordingly, rather than preserving the nostrums that EVAR and OR are equivalent and that EVAR has more intrinsic disadvantages...