S Acosta

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Activation of fibrinolysis and coagulation in non-occlusive intestinal ischaemia in a pig model
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Surgery, Blekinge County Hospital, Orebro University Hospital, Sweden
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 15:69-76. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Fatal colonic ischemia: A population-based study
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:1312-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors for outcome after open and endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    S Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 33:277-84. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The Hardman index in patients operated on for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm: A systematic review
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 44:949-54. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint L-lactate after embolization of the superior mesenteric artery
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Surg Res 143:320-8. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Clinical outcome and microvascular blood flow in VAC® - and Sorbalgon® -treated peri-vascular infected wounds in the groin after vascular surgery - an early interim analysis
    Stefan Acosta
    Vascular Center Malmö Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int Wound J 10:377-82. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcome after VAC® therapy for infected bypass grafts in the lower limb
    S Acosta
    Vascular Center, Malmo, Skane University Hospital, S205 02 Malmö, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 44:294-9. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Current status on plasma biomarkers for acute mesenteric ischemia
    Stefan Acosta
    Vascular Center, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 33:355-61. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and long-term prognostic factors in acute type B aortic dissection
    S Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Ann Vasc Surg 21:415-22. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Trends in prevalence of fatal surgical diseases at forensic autopsy
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    ANZ J Surg 77:718-21. 2007

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Publications54

  1. ncbi request reprint Activation of fibrinolysis and coagulation in non-occlusive intestinal ischaemia in a pig model
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Surgery, Blekinge County Hospital, Orebro University Hospital, Sweden
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 15:69-76. 2004
    ..After constriction of the SMA, there was a rapidly reversed peak in the coagulation marker soluble fibrin and a strong tendency of alteration of the fibrinolytic marker tPA/PAI-1 complex...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fatal colonic ischemia: A population-based study
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:1312-9. 2006
    ..To estimate the incidence of fatal colonic ischaemia (CI) and the cause-specific mortality of CI, and to describe the localization and extension of colonic infarction and quantify the risk factors associated with CI...
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors for outcome after open and endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    S Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 33:277-84. 2007
    ..The aims of the present study were to analyze patient- and management-related predictors for outcome after open (OR) and endovascular repair (EVAR) of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (rAAA)...
  4. ncbi request reprint The Hardman index in patients operated on for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm: A systematic review
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 44:949-54. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint L-lactate after embolization of the superior mesenteric artery
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Surg Res 143:320-8. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Clinical outcome and microvascular blood flow in VAC® - and Sorbalgon® -treated peri-vascular infected wounds in the groin after vascular surgery - an early interim analysis
    Stefan Acosta
    Vascular Center Malmö Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int Wound J 10:377-82. 2013
    ..No patient died of the groin infection. Although not statistically proven, fewer wound treatment failures were recorded in the VAC(®) group, justifying this early interim analysis. LDPI studies were feasible...
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcome after VAC® therapy for infected bypass grafts in the lower limb
    S Acosta
    Vascular Center, Malmo, Skane University Hospital, S205 02 Malmö, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 44:294-9. 2012
    ..To assess the outcome of vacuum-assisted wound closure (VAC(®)) therapy for infected bypass grafts...
  8. doi request reprint Current status on plasma biomarkers for acute mesenteric ischemia
    Stefan Acosta
    Vascular Center, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 33:355-61. 2012
    ..None of the proposed plasma-derived tests for acute mesenteric ischemia has as yet entered routine clinical practice. The proposed biomarkers need to be evaluated in a prospective clinical research project in patients with acute abdomen...
  9. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and long-term prognostic factors in acute type B aortic dissection
    S Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Ann Vasc Surg 21:415-22. 2007
    ..Renal insufficiency and coexistent aortic disease were strong predictors for long-term mortality...
  10. ncbi request reprint Trends in prevalence of fatal surgical diseases at forensic autopsy
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    ANZ J Surg 77:718-21. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of fatal or potential fatal surgical diseases within a Swedish forensic autopsy cohort, before and after this change in legislation...
  11. ncbi request reprint The clinical importance in differentiating portal from mesenteric venous thrombosis
    S Acosta
    Vascular Centre, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int Angiol 30:71-8. 2011
    ..To relate the extent of portomesenteric thrombosis to the risk of intestinal infarction, concomitant venous thromboembolism and underlying diseases...
  12. ncbi request reprint D-dimer testing in patients with suspected acute thromboembolic occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery
    S Acosta
    Department of Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Surg 91:991-4. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the diagnostic properties of the fibrinolytic marker D-dimer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology, risk and prognostic factors in mesenteric venous thrombosis
    S Acosta
    Vascular Centre, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Surg 95:1245-51. 2008
    ..Epidemiological reports on risk and prognostic factors in patients with mesenteric venous thrombosis (MVT) are scarce...
  14. doi request reprint Successful selective thrombolysis for limb-threatening ischemia due to bilateral lower extremity emboli after open aortic aneurysm repair
    S Acosta
    Vascular Center, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 44:506-7. 2010
    ..At 1 month follow-up, the right foot was unremarkable, whereas the patient experienced slight residual numbness in the medial and distal plantar aspect of his left foot where the great toe/brachial index were lowered to 0.46...
  15. ncbi request reprint Findings in multi-detector row CT with portal phase enhancement in patients with mesenteric venous thrombosis
    S Acosta
    Vascular Centre, Malmo University Hospital, S205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Emerg Radiol 16:477-82. 2009
    ..The vascular findings in MVT are more pronounced than the intestinal findings in MDCT with portal phase enhancement, and evaluation of the mesenteric vessels should be included in routine MDCT scans for unclear acute abdomen...
  16. ncbi request reprint Endovascular therapeutic approaches for acute superior mesenteric artery occlusion
    S Acosta
    Vascular Centre, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 32:896-905. 2009
    ..Bowel resection was necessary in 4 patients. No major complications occurred. The in-hospital survival rate was 82% (9 of 11 patients). Endovascular therapy of acute SMA occlusion provides a good alternative to open surgery...
  17. doi request reprint Epidemiology of mesenteric vascular disease: clinical implications
    Stefan Acosta
    Vascular Center, University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Semin Vasc Surg 23:4-8. 2010
    ..In-hospital mortality is highest for NOMI, lower for acute SMA occlusion, and lowest, around 20%, for MVT...
  18. doi request reprint Epidemiology and prognostic factors in acute superior mesenteric artery occlusion
    Stefan Acosta
    Vascular Center, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:628-35. 2010
    ..Reports on trends in incidence and mortality of acute superior mesenteric artery (SMA) occlusion and evaluation of prognostic factors in recent years are lacking...
  19. ncbi request reprint Long-term testosterone stimulation induces hyperplasia in the guinea-pig prostate
    S Acosta
    Department of Urology, University Hospital of Malmo, Malmo, Sweden
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 7:227-31. 2004
    ..Testosterone stimulation seems to induce epithelial hyperplasia, but not cancer, in the guinea-pig prostate...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mesenteric venous thrombosis with transmural intestinal infarction: a population-based study
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, S205 02 Malmö, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 41:59-63. 2005
    ....
  21. pmc Clinical implications for the management of acute thromboembolic occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery: autopsy findings in 213 patients
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Ann Surg 241:516-22. 2005
    ..To study findings at autopsy in patients with fatal acute thromboembolic occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery (SMA)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Increasing incidence of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm: a population-based study
    Stefan Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 44:237-43. 2006
    ..The aim of the present population-based study was to assess the trends of age- and gender-specific incidence of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (rAAA)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Fatal nonocclusive mesenteric ischaemia: population-based incidence and risk factors
    S Acosta
    Department of Vascular Diseases, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Intern Med 259:305-13. 2006
    ..To estimate the incidence and extension of visceral organ infarction, and to evaluate potential causes, in patients with autopsy-verified nonocclusive mesenteric ischaemia (NOMI) and transmural intestinal infarction...
  24. ncbi request reprint Incidence and risk of venous thromboembolism in patients with verified arterial thrombosis: a population study based on 23,796 consecutive autopsies
    A Eliasson
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Thromb Haemost 4:1897-902. 2006
    ..The relationship between atherothrombotic disease and venous thromboembolism (VTE) remains unclear...
  25. ncbi request reprint Incidence of acute thrombo-embolic occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery--a population-based study
    S Acosta
    Department of Surgery, Blekinge County Hospital, Karlskrona, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 27:145-50. 2004
    ..To determine the incidence of acute thrombo-embolic occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery (AOSMA) in a population-based study...
  26. doi request reprint Modern treatment of acute mesenteric ischaemia
    S Acosta
    Vascular Centre, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Surg 101:e100-8. 2014
    ..The availability of CT around the clock means that more patients with acute mesenteric ischaemia may be treated with urgent intestinal revascularization...
  27. ncbi request reprint One-year follow-up after open abdomen therapy with vacuum-assisted wound closure and mesh-mediated fascial traction
    Thordur Bjarnason
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    World J Surg 37:2031-8. 2013
    ..Our aim was to study the incidence of hernia and abdominal wall discomfort 1 year after abdominal closure...
  28. ncbi request reprint Preliminary study of D-dimer as a possible marker of acute bowel ischaemia
    S Acosta
    Department of Surgery, Blekinge Hospital Karlskrona, Karlskrona, Sweden
    Br J Surg 88:385-8. 2001
    ..No accurate diagnostic method is available. The aim of this study was to determine whether the fibrinolytic marker D-dimer is a useful early marker of acute bowel ischaemia...
  29. doi request reprint CT angiography followed by endovascular intervention for acute superior mesenteric artery occlusion does not increase risk of contrast-induced renal failure
    S Acosta
    Vascular Center, Malmo University Hospital, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 39:726-30. 2010
    ..However, the issue of development of postoperative permanent renal failure due to contrast-induced nephropathy has not been evaluated...
  30. ncbi request reprint Management of inadvertent arterial catheterisation associated with central venous access procedures
    A Pikwer
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 38:707-14. 2009
    ..This study aims to describe the clinical management of inadvertent arterial catheterisation after attempted central venous catheterisation...
  31. doi request reprint Predictors for outcome after vacuum assisted closure therapy of peri-vascular surgical site infections in the groin
    S Svensson
    Vascular Centre, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 36:84-9. 2008
    ..To assess outcomes (wound healing, amputation and mortality) after vacuum assisted closure (VAC) therapy of peri-vascular surgical site infections in the groin after arterial surgery...
  32. doi request reprint Risk factors for haemorrhage during local intra-arterial thrombolysis for lower limb ischaemia
    M Kuoppala
    Vascular Center, Malmo University Hospital, 20502 Malmo, Sweden
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 31:226-32. 2011
    ..Insertion of introducers for local thrombolysis through synthetic grafts, lower platelet count and higher alteplas dose were found to be risk factors for haemorrhage. An algorithm for clinical management of haemorrhage has been proposed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mid-term outcome of endovascular revascularization for chronic mesenteric ischaemia
    N V Dias
    Vascular Centre Malmö Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Surg 97:195-201. 2010
    ..This study aimed to assess mid-term outcome after endovascular revascularization of chronic occlusive mesenteric ischaemia (CMI) and to identify possible predictors of mortality...
  34. ncbi request reprint Revascularization of the superior mesenteric artery after acute thromboembolic occlusion
    M Bjorck
    Department of Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Surg 89:923-7. 2002
    ..The outcome and prognostic factors after revascularization of acute thromboembolic occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery (SMA) are poorly documented...
  35. ncbi request reprint Influence of preoperative medical assessment prior to elective endovascular aneurysm repair for abdominal aortic aneurysm
    T Ohrlander
    Department of Surgery, Eksjö County Hospital, Eksjo, Sweden
    Int Angiol 31:368-75. 2012
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Impact of MDCT with intravenous contrast on the survival in patients with acute superior mesenteric artery occlusion
    Maria Wadman
    Department of Health Sciences, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Lund University, CRC ing 72 hus 28 plan 13, 205 02, Malmo, Sweden
    Emerg Radiol 17:171-8. 2010
    ..Patients with high creatinine levels are at risk to be examined without intravenous contrast, and survival in these patients is poor...
  37. doi request reprint Altered mRNA expression due to acute mesenteric ischaemia in a porcine model
    T Block
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Institution of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 41:281-7. 2011
    ..Messenger RNA (mRNA) changes in the small intestine in response to acute mesenteric ischaemia (AMI) could offer novel diagnostic possibilities, but have not been described. The aim was to characterize the mRNA response to experimental AMI...
  38. doi request reprint Preoperative spirometry results as a determinant for long-term mortality after EVAR for AAA
    T Ohrlander
    Eksjö County Hospital, Eksjo, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 43:43-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse lung function test determinants for long-term mortality after standard endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) for infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Vacuum assisted wound closure in patients with lower extremity arterial disease. The experience from two tertiary referral-centres
    J Nordmyr
    Institution of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden
    Int Angiol 28:26-31. 2009
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to analyze predictors for wound healing, amputation and mortality after vacuum assisted closure (VAC) therapy of wounds in the lower limb in patients with arterial disease...
  40. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of plasma biomarkers for intestinal ischaemia
    T Block
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 68:242-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the accuracy of different plasma biomarkers in diagnosing intestinal ischaemia...
  41. ncbi request reprint Acute thrombo-embolic occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery: a prospective study in a well defined population
    S Acosta
    Department of Surgery, Blekinge County Hospital Karlskrona, SE 371 85 Karlskrona, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 26:179-83. 2003
    ..to characterize the clinical presentation of patients with acute thrombo-embolic occlusion of the superior mesenteric artery (SMA)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Role of endovascular intervention in patients with diabetic foot ulcer and concomitant peripheral arterial disease
    K Claesson
    Vascular Center, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int Angiol 30:349-58. 2011
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine cells and nerves in the prostate of the guinea pig: effects of peripheral denervation and castration
    S Acosta
    Department of Urology, University Hospital Lund, S 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Prostate 46:191-9. 2001
    ..The objective of this experimental study was to describe the effects of peripheral denervation and castration on NE cells and nerves in the guinea pig prostate...
  44. doi request reprint Multicentre prospective study of fascial closure rate after open abdomen with vacuum and mesh-mediated fascial traction
    S Acosta
    Vascular Centre, Skane University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Surg 98:735-43. 2011
    ..The main objective of this study was to evaluate the fascial closure rate in patients after vacuum-assisted wound closure and mesh-mediated fascial traction (VAWCM) for long-term OA treatment, and to describe complications...
  45. ncbi request reprint Outcome and complications after intra-arterial thrombolysis for lower limb ischaemia with or without continuous heparin infusion
    O Grip
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala, and Lund University, Department of Clinical Sciences Malmo, Malmo, Sweden
    Br J Surg 101:1105-12. 2014
    ..Thrombolysis is a common treatment for acute leg ischaemia. The purpose of this study was to evaluate different thrombolytic treatment strategies, and risk factors for complications...
  46. ncbi request reprint Vacuum-assisted wound closure and mesh-mediated fascial traction--a novel technique for late closure of the open abdomen
    Ulf Petersson
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Malmo, 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    World J Surg 31:2133-7. 2007
    ..Feasibility and short-term outcome of a novel combination of techniques for managing the open abdomen are presented...
  47. doi request reprint Endovascular techniques in acute arterial mesenteric ischemia
    Timothy A Resch
    Vascular Center Malmö Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Semin Vasc Surg 23:29-35. 2010
    ..A fixed angiographic system also minimizes radiation exposure and improves the imaging capabilities compared to a conventional, mobile C-arm. These tools must be used in conjunction with wise, careful clinical evaluation of the patient...
  48. ncbi request reprint The clinical importance of monitoring intra-abdominal pressure after ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    M Bjorck
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Surg 97:183-90. 2008
    ..The aim of this paper was to review the literature on the clinical importance of monitoring intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) after ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (rAAA) repair...
  49. ncbi request reprint Clinical guidelines on central venous catheterisation
    P Frykholm
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 58:508-24. 2014
    ..Clinical guidelines on a wide range of relevant topics have been introduced, based on extensive literature retrieval, to facilitate effective and safe management of CVCs...
  50. doi request reprint Long-term prognostic factors after thrombolysis for lower limb ischemia
    Monica Kuoppala
    Vascular Center, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 47:1243-50. 2008
    ..This study assessed prognostic factors regarding long-term outcome for amputation and death among patients who underwent intra-arterial thrombolysis due to lower limb ischemia...
  51. ncbi request reprint Portal vein thrombosis: prevalence, patient characteristics and lifetime risk: a population study based on 23,796 consecutive autopsies
    Mats Ogren
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    World J Gastroenterol 12:2115-9. 2006
    ..To assess the lifetime cumulative incidence of portal venous thrombosis (PVT) in the general population...
  52. doi request reprint Coagulation activation and ultrasound characteristics in patients with carotid artery disease
    Tilo Kölbel
    Vascular Center, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Thromb Res 125:171-7. 2010
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Thrombus embolization into IVC filters during catheter-directed thrombolysis for proximal deep venous thrombosis
    Tilo Kölbel
    Vascular Centre Malmö Lund, Malmö University Hospital UMAS, Malmo, Sweden
    J Endovasc Ther 15:605-13. 2008
    ..To assess the frequency of embolization into retrievable inferior vena cava (IVC) filters during catheter-directed thrombolysis (CDT) and stent placement for acute iliocaval deep venous thrombosis (DVT)...
  54. ncbi request reprint [Aortic dissection type B--a multidisciplinary concern]
    Stefan Acosta
    Kliniken för kärlsjukdomar, Universitets sjukhuset MAS, Malmo
    Lakartidningen 104:2872-7. 2007