A Wanhainen

Summary

Affiliation: Uppsala University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint First report of a late type III endoleak from fabric tears of a Zenith stent graft
    Anders Wanhainen
    Department of Surgery, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 48:723-6. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Immune-response against Streptococcus pyogenes in the development of abdominal aortic aneurysm--a population-based case-control study
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vasa 37:143-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The value of a nationwide vascular registry in understanding contemporary time trends of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Surg 97:142-5. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm--areas where information is still inadequate
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Surg 97:131-5. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint How to define an abdominal aortic aneurysm--influence on epidemiology and clinical practice
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Surg 97:105-9; discussion 109. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Outcome after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in Sweden 1994-2005
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Surg 95:564-70. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Thoracic and abdominal aortic dimension in 70-year-old men and women--a population-based whole-body magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) study
    Anders Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 47:504-12. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Elevated tissue plasminogen activator in patients with screening-detected abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Anders Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 45:1109-13. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of diagnostic criteria on the prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgery Ornsköldsvik, Ornsköldsvik County Hospital, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 34:229-35. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint [Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening starts now. First out with the invitation of all 65-year old men is the county of Uppsala]
    Anders Wanhainen
    Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 103:2038-9. 2006

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Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint First report of a late type III endoleak from fabric tears of a Zenith stent graft
    Anders Wanhainen
    Department of Surgery, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 48:723-6. 2008
    ..The defect was repaired by a relining procedure with an Excluder stent graft. The patient, however, died 3 weeks after admission...
  2. doi request reprint Immune-response against Streptococcus pyogenes in the development of abdominal aortic aneurysm--a population-based case-control study
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vasa 37:143-9. 2008
    ..In a population-based case-control study the association between antibodies to Streptococcus pyogenes antigens and the development of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) was analysed...
  3. ncbi request reprint The value of a nationwide vascular registry in understanding contemporary time trends of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Surg 97:142-5. 2008
    ..Most nationwide studies report a reducing mortality over time after intact AAA repair, while time trends on the mortality after ruptured AAA repair are more heterogenic...
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm--areas where information is still inadequate
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Surg 97:131-5. 2008
    ..Furthermore, therapeutic options for small AAA as well as secondary prevention programmes have to be developed...
  5. ncbi request reprint How to define an abdominal aortic aneurysm--influence on epidemiology and clinical practice
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Surg 97:105-9; discussion 109. 2008
    ..Thus, a fixed diameter does not serve as a proper definition of an aneurysm, but rather as a cut-off level for further assessment and/or follow-up...
  6. doi request reprint Outcome after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in Sweden 1994-2005
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Surg 95:564-70. 2008
    ..The aim was to study the epidemiology of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair in Sweden...
  7. ncbi request reprint Thoracic and abdominal aortic dimension in 70-year-old men and women--a population-based whole-body magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) study
    Anders Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 47:504-12. 2008
    ..The aim of this population-based study was to determine the optimal dividing-line between normal aorta and aneurysm for different aortic segments in 70-year-old men and women by means of whole-body magnetic resonance imaging...
  8. ncbi request reprint Elevated tissue plasminogen activator in patients with screening-detected abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Anders Wanhainen
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 45:1109-13. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of diagnostic criteria on the prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgery Ornsköldsvik, Ornsköldsvik County Hospital, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 34:229-35. 2001
    ..We studied the prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) in a population with high incidences of cardiovascular diseases and analyzed how the prevalence varies according to methodology and criteria...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening starts now. First out with the invitation of all 65-year old men is the county of Uppsala]
    Anders Wanhainen
    Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 103:2038-9. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of screening women for abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Anders Wanhainen
    Department of Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 43:908-14; discussion 914. 2006
    ..This position may, however, be questioned given the higher risk of rupture and the longer life expectancy among women. The purpose of this study was to assess the cost-effectiveness of screening 65-year-old women for AAA...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with abdominal aortic aneurysm: a population-based study with historical and current data
    Anders Wanhainen
    Department of Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 372 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 41:390-6. 2005
    ..To define risk factors associated with the development of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) in a population-based case-control study...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of different screening strategies for abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Anders Wanhainen
    Department of Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 371 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Vasc Surg 41:741-51; discussion 751. 2005
    ..The primary objective of this study was to develop a simulation model to assess the cost-effectiveness of different screening strategies for abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) in men...
  14. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery atherosclerosis among 65-year-old Swedish men - a population-based screening study
    D Högberg
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden Department of Surgery, NU Hospital Organization, Trollhattan, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 48:5-10. 2014
    ..The aim was to determine the prevalence of and risk factors associated with carotid artery atherosclerosis among 65-year-old men...
  15. doi request reprint Selective screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm among patients referred to the vascular laboratory
    M Alund
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 35:669-74. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to study the prevalence of AAA found at this selective high-risk screening...
  16. doi request reprint Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm among patients referred to the vascular laboratory is cost-effective
    K Mani
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 39:208-16. 2010
    ..We evaluated the long-term outcome and the cost-effectiveness of selective AAA screening among patients referred to the vascular laboratory for arterial examination...
  17. doi request reprint Editor's choice: five-year outcomes in men screened for abdominal aortic aneurysm at 65 years of age: a population-based cohort study
    S Svensjö
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Department of Surgery, Falun County Hospital, Falun, Sweden Electronic address
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 47:37-44. 2014
    ..The primary aim of this study was to determine the fate of a 65-year-old male population 5 years following an invitation to an aortic ultrasound (US) examination...
  18. doi request reprint Plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 levels and activity decrease after intervention in patients with critical limb ischaemia
    M Bjorck
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 46:214-22. 2013
    ..The objective was to determine levels of PAI-1 in patients with acute or chronic PAOD/CLI...
  19. ncbi request reprint Abdominal aortic aneurysm--to screen or not to screen
    D Bergqvist
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 35:13-8. 2008
    ..Research projects giving more information on pathophysiological processes behind expansion and rupture should have priority...
  20. doi request reprint Percutaneous closure of large femoral artery access with Prostar XL in thoracic endovascular aortic repair
    E Skagius
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Department of Surgery, Sundsvall County Hospital, Sundsvall, Sweden Electronic address
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 46:558-63. 2013
    ..To investigate the technical success rate of Prostar XL for closure of large (≥20F) femoral vascular access sites in thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) procedures...
  21. doi request reprint Open abdomen treatment after aortic aneurysm repair with vacuum-assisted wound closure and mesh-mediated fascial traction
    K Sörelius
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 45:588-94. 2013
    ..A multicentre study evaluating vacuum-assisted wound closure (100-150 mmHg) and mesh-mediated fascial traction (VAWCM) was performed...
  22. doi request reprint Colonic ischaemia and intra-abdominal hypertension following open repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
    K Djavani
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Surg 96:621-7. 2009
    ..The aim was to investigate the association between colonic ischaemia and intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) after surgery for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (rAAA)...
  23. doi request reprint Current prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysm in 70-year-old women
    S Svensjö
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Surg 100:367-72. 2013
    ..For women epidemiological data on AAA are scarce, and the evidence for screening is insufficient. The aim of this population-based study was to determine the current prevalence of AAA and risk factors among 70-year-old women...
  24. doi request reprint Intravascular ultrasound with a vector phased-array probe (AcuNav) is feasible in endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    M O Eriksson
    Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Radiol 50:870-5. 2009
    ..Contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CT) is used for preoperative EVAR planning, together with intraoperative angiography. However, the administered contrast volume might result in contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm in 65-year-old men remains cost-effective with contemporary epidemiology and management
    S Svensjö
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, 75185 Uppsala, Sweden Department of Surgery, Falun County Hospital, Falun, Sweden Electronic address
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 47:357-65. 2014
    ..The clinical and health economic effectiveness of one-time screening of 65-year-old men was assessed within this context...
  26. ncbi request reprint Measuring the abdominal aorta with ultrasonography and computed tomography - difference and variability
    A Wanhainen
    Department of Surgery Ornsköldsvik, County Hospital, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 24:428-34. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the agreement between ultrasonography (US) and computed tomography (CT) in the measurement of aortic diameter in subjects with and without abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA)...
  27. doi request reprint Changes in the management of infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm disease in Sweden
    K Mani
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, 75185 Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Surg 100:638-44. 2013
    ..Treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) has changed over time, with endovascular repair (EVAR) being the main technical revolution. This study assessed the effect of this change on outcome on a national basis over a 17-year interval...
  28. 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...
  29. doi request reprint Risk of new aneurysms after surgery for popliteal artery aneurysm
    H Ravn
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Institution of Surgical Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Br J Surg 95:571-5. 2008
    ..The risk of developing a new aneurysm after surgery for popliteal artery aneruysm (PAA) is not well known. The aim was to study this risk in a cohort of patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Abdominal aortic aneurysm and new WHO criteria for screening
    D Bergqvist
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Int Angiol 32:37-41. 2013
    ..Although the prevalence of AAA seems to decrease, at least screening of 65-year old males saves lives and is cost-effective. Ultrasonographic screening for AAA in risk populations fulfils the new WHO criteria for screening...
  31. doi request reprint Distinction between acute and chronic type B aortic dissection: is there a sub-acute phase?
    J Steuer
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 45:627-31. 2013
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Propositions for refinement of the hybrid surgical technique for treatment of thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysm
    C Ljungman
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Scand J Surg 97:174-7. 2008
    ..Propositions for refinement of this approach are outlined based on a single centre experience...
  33. ncbi request reprint Intra-abdominal hypertension and abdominal compartment syndrome following surgery for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
    K Djavani
    Department of Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 31:581-4. 2006
    ..To investigate the importance of intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH) and abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS), based on the December 2004 consensus definition, on outcome after surgery for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (rAAA)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary for "From innumeracy to insight: the uncertainty of help versus harm in treatment of asymptomatic aortic aneurysms" by Legemate and Bossuyt
    M Bjorck
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 32:624-6. 2006
  35. pmc 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...
  36. doi request reprint Management of abdominal compartment syndrome and the open abdomen
    M Bjorck
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Electronic address
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 47:279-87. 2014
    ..The aim is to summarize contemporary knowledge in this field...
  37. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of extra- and intraluminal sigmoid colonic tonometry to detect colonic hypoperfusion after operation for abdominal aortic aneurysm
    K Djavani Gidlund
    Institution of Surgical Sciences, Department of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 42:302-8. 2011
    ..There is no ideal method to monitor colonic perfusion after abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair. The aim was to evaluate extraluminal sigmoid colon tonometry, comparing with the established intraluminal method...
  38. ncbi request reprint Selective Intra-arterial Dual-energy CT Angiography (s-CTA) in Lower Extremity Arterial Occlusive Disease
    J Swanberg
    Department of Radiology, Oncology and Radiation Sciences, Section of Radiology, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 48:325-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to report a preliminary experience of s-CTA in patients with critical limb ischemia and renal insufficiency with respect to safety, feasibility, and diagnostic accuracy...
  39. ncbi request reprint Change in smoking habits after having been screened for abdominal aortic aneurysm
    S Bohlin
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 48:138-43. 2014
    ..To study smoking habits among men with abdominal aortic aneurysm at screening at 65 years of age, and during follow-up, as a base-line study to evaluate future interventions...
  40. ncbi request reprint Comparison of three ultrasound methods of measuring the diameter of the abdominal aorta
    M Gürtelschmid
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala Department of Surgery, Malarsjukhuset, Eskilstuna, Sweden
    Br J Surg 101:633-6. 2014
    ..The aim was to determine the variability of the three methods, differences between them, and the consequences on prevalence estimates...
  41. doi request reprint 4D-PET/CT with [(11)C]-PK11195 and [(11)C]-(D)-deprenyl does not identify the chronic inflammation in asymptomatic abdominal aortic aneurysms
    G Tegler
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, SE 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 45:351-6. 2013
    ....