K Craig Kent

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Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Who in vascular surgery will have time for research today and in the future?
    K Craig Kent
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons
    Vascular 12:29-32. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Stem cell factor and c-kit are expressed by and may affect vascular SMCs through an autocrine pathway
    Scott T Hollenbeck
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, Payson 707, New York, NY 1002, USA
    J Surg Res 120:288-94. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Vascular surgeons--leaders in vascular care
    K Craig Kent
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 525 E 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:231-6. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm: a consensus statement
    K Craig Kent
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 E 68th Street, Room P 707, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:267-9. 2004
  5. pmc Shifting paradigms in the treatment of lower extremity vascular disease: a report of 1000 percutaneous interventions
    Brian G Derubertis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg 246:415-22; discussion 422-4. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterization of retrograde collateral (type II) endoleak using a new canine model
    Rajeev Dayal
    Department of Surgery, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:985-94. 2004
  7. pmc Arterial gene transfer of the TGF-beta signalling protein Smad3 induces adaptive remodelling following angioplasty: a role for CTGF
    Rishi Kundi
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Cardiovasc Res 84:326-35. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Reduced primary patency rate in diabetic patients after percutaneous intervention results from more frequent presentation with limb-threatening ischemia
    Brian G Derubertis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 525 E 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:101-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the accuracy of a wireless pressure sensor in a canine model of retrograde-collateral (type II) endoleak and correlation with histologic analysis
    Rabih A Chaer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:1306-13. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Treatment of type II endoleaks with a novel polyurethane thrombogenic foam: induction of endoleak thrombosis and elimination of intra-aneurysmal pressure in the canine model
    Jason Y Rhee
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical College, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 42:321-8. 2005

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Publications97

  1. ncbi request reprint Who in vascular surgery will have time for research today and in the future?
    K Craig Kent
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons
    Vascular 12:29-32. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Stem cell factor and c-kit are expressed by and may affect vascular SMCs through an autocrine pathway
    Scott T Hollenbeck
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, Payson 707, New York, NY 1002, USA
    J Surg Res 120:288-94. 2004
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Vascular surgeons--leaders in vascular care
    K Craig Kent
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 525 E 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:231-6. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm: a consensus statement
    K Craig Kent
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 E 68th Street, Room P 707, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:267-9. 2004
  5. pmc Shifting paradigms in the treatment of lower extremity vascular disease: a report of 1000 percutaneous interventions
    Brian G Derubertis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg 246:415-22; discussion 422-4. 2007
    ..In this study we report contemporary outcomes of 1000 percutaneous infra-inguinal interventions performed by a single vascular surgery division...
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterization of retrograde collateral (type II) endoleak using a new canine model
    Rajeev Dayal
    Department of Surgery, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:985-94. 2004
    ....
  7. pmc Arterial gene transfer of the TGF-beta signalling protein Smad3 induces adaptive remodelling following angioplasty: a role for CTGF
    Rishi Kundi
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Cardiovasc Res 84:326-35. 2009
    ..We investigate whether Smad3, a TGF-beta signalling protein, might facilitate its effect on remodelling...
  8. doi request reprint Reduced primary patency rate in diabetic patients after percutaneous intervention results from more frequent presentation with limb-threatening ischemia
    Brian G Derubertis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 525 E 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:101-8. 2008
    ..This study aimed to assess differential outcomes in between diabetics and nondiabetics in lower extremity percutaneous interventions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the accuracy of a wireless pressure sensor in a canine model of retrograde-collateral (type II) endoleak and correlation with histologic analysis
    Rabih A Chaer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:1306-13. 2006
    ..In this study, the accuracy of a CardioMEMS wireless pressure sensor (CardioMEMS, Atlanta, Ga) transducer in the presence of thrombus associated with type II endoleak was measured...
  10. ncbi request reprint Treatment of type II endoleaks with a novel polyurethane thrombogenic foam: induction of endoleak thrombosis and elimination of intra-aneurysmal pressure in the canine model
    Jason Y Rhee
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical College, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 42:321-8. 2005
    ..The effect on endoleak patency, intra-aneurysmal pressure, and thrombus histology was studied...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of results in endovascular interventions for infrainguinal lesions: claudication versus critical limb ischemia
    Susan M Trocciola
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am Surg 71:474-9; discussion 479-80. 2005
    ..Morbidity was similar between groups, and there was no perioperative mortality. Percutaneous intervention for both claudication and critical limb ischemia provides acceptable 12 month patency with limited morbidity...
  12. pmc Transforming growth factor-beta promotes recruitment of bone marrow cells and bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells through stimulation of MCP-1 production in vascular smooth muscle cells
    Fan Zhang
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    J Biol Chem 284:17564-74. 2009
    ..Manipulation of this signaling system may provide a novel approach to inhibition of intimal hyperplasia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Analysis of parameters associated with hypotension requiring vasopressor support after carotid angioplasty and stenting
    Susan M Trocciola
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical School of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:714-20. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to identify risk factors and cardiac outcomes for postprocedural hypotension requiring vasopressor support after CAS...
  14. pmc TGF-beta through Smad3 signaling stimulates vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation and neointimal formation
    SHIRLING TSAI
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 297:H540-9. 2009
    ..In the presence of elevated levels of Smad3 that develop in response to injury, TGF-beta stimulates smooth muscle cell proliferation through a mechanism involving the phosphorylation and nuclear export of p27...
  15. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of carotid angioplasty and stenting in high-risk patients
    Rabih A Chaer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am Surg 72:694-8; discussion 698-9. 2006
    ..4%; death, 0.7%; CVA/MI/death, 3.4%) compared with CEA (CVA, 1.8%; MI, 1.1%; death, 0.4%; CVA/MI/death, 4.0%). CAS is equivalent to CEA in safety and efficacy, even when performed in patients who may be at increased surgical risk...
  16. ncbi request reprint Multimodal therapy for acute and chronic venous thrombotic and occlusive disease
    Rabih A Chaer
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 39:375-80. 2005
    ..This paper reviews the different multimodal percutaneous interventions currently available for the treatment of complex critical venous thrombotic and occlusive disease...
  17. pmc Characterization of primary and restenotic atherosclerotic plaque from the superficial femoral artery: Potential role of Smad3 in regulation of SMC proliferation
    Rachel S Edlin
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:1289-95. 2009
    ..To characterize and compare primary and restenotic lesions of the superficial femoral artery and analyze the contribution of TGF-beta/Smad3 signaling to the pathophysiology of peripheral artery occlusive disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Analysis of outcomes following failed endovascular treatment of chronic limb ischemia
    Evan J Ryer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:440-6. 2006
    ..Failure of endoluminal therapy for treatment of lower extremity arterial occlusive disease is amenable to subsequent endovascular intervention for limb salvage with limited morbidity and mortality...
  19. ncbi request reprint Models of abdominal aortic aneurysm: characterization and clinical applications
    Rabih A Chaer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School, NY 10021, USA
    Vascular 14:343-52. 2006
    ..The purpose of this manuscript is to review the current models of AAA and their potential clinical implications...
  20. ncbi request reprint Incidence and clinical significance of distal embolization during percutaneous interventions involving the superficial femoral artery
    Russell C Lam
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians, Weill Medical College of Cornell University New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:1155-9. 2007
    ..The rate and timing of embolization at various phases of intervention such as guidewire crossing, balloon angioplasty, stent deployment, and directional atherectomy were analyzed and compared...
  21. doi request reprint Minimally invasive retrieval of a dislodged Wallstent endoprosthesis after an endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Russell C Lam
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:450-3. 2008
    ..This case underscores the danger of performing EVAR in the setting of prior iliac artery stenting and the potential complications that may ensue...
  22. ncbi request reprint Increased recognition of type II endoleaks using a modified intraoperative angiographic protocol: implications for intermittent endoleak and aneurysm expansion
    Peter L Faries
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical School, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 17:608-14. 2003
    ..The full significance of these previously unrecognized endoleaks with respect to risk of aneurysm rupture remains to be definitively determined...
  23. doi request reprint Outcomes of carotid stenting compared with endarterectomy are equivalent in asymptomatic patients and inferior in symptomatic patients
    Jeannine K Giacovelli
    Department of Evidence and Health Policy Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:906-13, 913.e1-4. 2010
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of endovascular treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Giampaolo Greco
    International Center for Health Outcomes and Innovation Research inCHOIR, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:453-459. 2006
    ..In this study, we evaluated the current frequency of endovascular repair of RAAAs in four large states and the impact of this technique on patient outcome...
  25. ncbi request reprint Analysis of anatomic factors and age in patients undergoing carotid angioplasty and stenting
    Stephanie C Lin
    Department of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:798-804. 2005
    ..Pre- or intraoperative consideration of these characteristics may help provide better risk assessment in candidates for CAS...
  26. ncbi request reprint Determining the quantity and character of carotid artery embolic debris by electron microscopy and energy dispersive spectroscopy
    Brian G Derubertis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University Weill Medical School, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:716-24; discussion 724-5. 2007
    ..This study examined the embolic debris generated during CAS using electron microscopy and energy dispersive spectroscopy (EDS) for symptomatic and asymptomatic patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint The development of endotension is associated with increased transmission of pressure and serous components in porous expanded polytetrafluoroethylene stent-grafts: characterization using a canine model
    Susan M Trocciola
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:109-16. 2006
    ..This study used a canine model of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) to compare intra-aneurysmal pressure and thrombus formation after exclusion with Dacron and expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE) stent-grafts...
  28. doi request reprint Percutaneous intervention for infrainguinal occlusive disease in women: equivalent outcomes despite increased severity of disease compared with men
    Brian G Derubertis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:150-7; discussion 157-8. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the results and predictors of failure in women treated by percutaneous intervention...
  29. pmc Caspase-mediated protein kinase C-delta cleavage is necessary for apoptosis of vascular smooth muscle cells
    Kaori Kato
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 297:H2253-61. 2009
    ..Taken together, our data suggest that caspase-3-mediated PKC-delta cleavage underlies SMC apoptosis induced by oxidative stress, and that PKC-delta acts both upstream and downstream of caspase-3...
  30. ncbi request reprint Endoluminal recanalization in a patient with phlegmasia cerulea dolens using a multimodality approach-a case report
    Stephanie C Lin
    Department of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 39:273-9. 2005
    ..This multimodality endovascular approach (chemical and mechanical interventions) was successful in relieving the venous occlusion and salvaging the limb, while maintaining appropriate treatment for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia...
  31. ncbi request reprint Ischemic preconditioning during the use of the PercuSurge occlusion balloon for carotid angioplasty and stenting
    Peter L Faries
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Vascular 16:1-9. 2008
    ..Ischemic preconditioning can be used to enable CAS with embolic protection in patients who cannot tolerate initial interruption of antegrade cerebral perfusion by PercuSurge occlusion...
  32. pmc Simulation improves resident performance in catheter-based intervention: results of a randomized, controlled study
    Rabih A Chaer
    Columbia University, Weill Cornell Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Surg 244:343-52. 2006
    ..Since catheter-based techniques have become an important part of the vascular surgeon's armamentarium, we explored whether simulation might impact the acquisition of catheter skills by surgical residents...
  33. doi request reprint Effect of gender on long-term survival after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair based on results from the Medicare national database
    Natalia N Egorova
    Department of Health Evidence and Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 54:1-12.e6; discussion 11-2. 2011
    ..To address this issue, we analyzed survival in matched cohorts who received EVAR or OAR for both elective (eAAA) and ruptured AAA (rAAA)...
  34. doi request reprint Endovascular repair compared with surveillance for patients with small abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Kenneth Ouriel
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Columbia University and NewYork Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:1081-7. 2010
    ..Endovascular repair has been shown to be safer than open surgical repair in patients with large aneurysms, prompting a randomized trial of early endovascular repair vs surveillance in patients with small aneurysms...
  35. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endovascular treatment of acute sequential systemic emboli
    Mark J Russo
    Columbia Weill Cornell Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:388-92. 2006
    ..This intervention allows prompt evaluation of multiple vascular beds with good short-term outcomes and minimal morbidity...
  36. pmc Defining high-risk patients for endovascular aneurysm repair
    Natalia Egorova
    Department of Health Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Vasc Surg 50:1271-9.e1. 2009
    ..To determine whether such a high-risk cohort exists and to identify the characteristics of these patients, we analyzed the outcomes of Medicare patients treated with EVAR from 2000-2006...
  37. doi request reprint Carotid angioplasty and stenting, success relies on appropriate patient selection
    Mikel Sadek
    Department of Surgery, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:946-51. 2008
    ..This study sought to evaluate whether patients at increased perioperative risk for CEA may be treated with CAS while maintaining equivalent outcomes...
  38. doi request reprint The use of gadolinium for arterial interventions
    Elliot B Sambol
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 25:366-76. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the risk of contrast nephropathy and NSF after Gd exposure in a large population of azotemic patients undergoing DSA...
  39. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of pressure transmission and intra-aneurysmal contents after endovascular repair using the Trivascular Enovus expanded polytetrafluoroethylene stent graft in a canine model of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Robert L Hynecek
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:1005-13. 2007
    ..In this study, intra-aneurysmal pressure and aneurysm content were evaluated after endovascular repair with the Enovus ePTFE stent graft in a canine model...
  40. ncbi request reprint Characterization of endoleak following endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Rabih A Chaer
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 41:97-105. 2007
    ..The purpose of this review is to describe the use and limitations of current animal and experimental models for the characterization of endoleak following endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms...
  41. ncbi request reprint Cerebral ischemia associated with PercuSurge balloon occlusion balloon during carotid stenting: Incidence and possible mechanisms
    Rabih A Chaer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:946-52; discussion 952. 2006
    ..This study sought to evaluate factors that contributed to the development of cerebral ischemia during PercuSurge balloon occlusion and techniques used to allow successful completion of the CAS procedure...
  42. ncbi request reprint Tibial angioplasty as an alternative strategy in patients with limb-threatening ischemia
    Daniel G Clair
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons and The Weill Cornell Medical School, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:63-8. 2005
    ..However, an attempt at angioplasty appears justified before primary amputation and before surgical bypass in those patients at high risk for intervention...
  43. ncbi request reprint Postcarotid endarterectomy pseudoaneurysm treated with combined stent graft and coil embolization--a case report
    Albeir Mousa
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 525 E 68th, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 39:191-4. 2005
    ..This case highlights the feasibility and safety of using endovascular techniques in the treatment of post-CEA pseudoaneurysm...
  44. pmc Transforming growth factor-β increases vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation through the Smad3 and extracellular signal-regulated kinase mitogen-activated protein kinases pathways
    Pasithorn A Suwanabol
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisc, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:446-54. 2012
    ..Specifically, we evaluated the role of extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK) mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) in TGF-β-induced VSMC proliferation...
  45. pmc Insurance status predicts access to care and outcomes of vascular disease
    Jeannine K Giacovelli
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:905-11. 2008
    ..To determine if insurance status predicts severity of vascular disease at the time of treatment or outcomes following intervention...
  46. ncbi request reprint Endoluminal recanalization in a patient with phlegmasia cerulea dolens using a multimodality approach
    Albeir Mousa
    Department of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School, New York, NY, USA
    Vascular 13:313-7. 2005
    ..The use of a multimodality approach, both chemical and mechanical, was successful in removing the venous occlusion, thereby preventing further complications, such as circulatory shock, postphlebitic syndrome, and venous gangrene...
  47. doi request reprint Periprocedural complication rates are equivalent between symptomatic and asymptomatic patients undergoing carotid angioplasty and stenting
    Soo J Rhee-Moore
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:233-7. 2008
    ..The presence of preoperative neurologic symptoms does not significantly increase the risk of adverse events in the perioperative period in this study...
  48. ncbi request reprint Trends, complications, and mortality in peripheral vascular surgery
    Roman Nowygrod
    Columbia Weill Cornell Division of Vascular Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:205-16. 2006
    ....
  49. pmc Local drug delivery to prevent restenosis
    Stephen M Seedial
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:1403-14. 2013
    ..This article provides a broad overview of current and future techniques for local drug delivery that have been developed to prevent restenosis after vascular interventions...
  50. pmc TGF-β and Smad3 modulate PI3K/Akt signaling pathway in vascular smooth muscle cells
    Pasithorn A Suwanabol
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 53592 7375, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 302:H2211-9. 2012
    ..These findings provide a potential mechanism for the substantial effect of TGF-β on intimal hyperplasia and suggest new targets for chemical or molecular prevention of vascular restenosis...
  51. ncbi request reprint Protein kinase C delta activated adhesion regulates vascular smooth muscle cell migration
    Kentaro Kamiya
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Surg Res 141:91-6. 2007
    ..In these studies, we test the hypothesis that PKCdelta regulates VSMC migration through modulation of cell adhesion...
  52. ncbi request reprint The creation of an infrarenal aneurysm within the native abdominal aorta of swine
    Robert L Hynecek
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Surgery 142:143-9. 2007
    ..These models, however, do not permit the evaluation of endovascular devices. This study describes the use of mechanical and enzymatic techniques to create native AAA in swine...
  53. ncbi request reprint The impact of increasing age on anatomic factors affecting carotid angioplasty and stenting
    Russell C Lam
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:875-80. 2007
    ..We assessed the anatomic characteristics of patients undergoing CAS and compared them based on age older or younger than 80 years. The impact of age on the incidence of postoperative complications was also determined...
  54. ncbi request reprint Continuity in the treatment of carotid artery disease: results of a carotid stenting program initiated by vascular surgeons
    Peter L Faries
    Division of Endovascular Surgery, Cornell University, Weill Medical School, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 525 East 68th Street, Room P 705, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 18:669-76. 2004
    ..A program initiated and performed exclusively by vascular surgeons is effective and should be the standard model used in the endovascular treatment of carotid artery stenosis...
  55. ncbi request reprint Is carotid angioplasty and stenting more cost effective than carotid endarterectomy?
    Sashi Kilaru
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:331-9. 2003
    ..To accomplish this, a Markov decision analysis model was created to evaluate the relative cost effectiveness of these two interventions...
  56. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endovascular treatment for chronic limb ischemia
    Albeir Mousa
    Department of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:186-91. 2005
    ..Endovascular treatment is a safe, feasible, and effective method with a high short-term patency rate and may be used as an alternative to bypass for chronic limb ischemia...
  57. ncbi request reprint PKCdelta is necessary for Smad3 expression and transforming growth factor beta-induced fibronectin synthesis in vascular smooth muscle cells
    Evan J Ryer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical School, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 26:780-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of these studies is to investigate the mechanism by which transforming growth factor (TGF)beta1 regulates the synthesis of the extracellular matrix protein fibronectin (FN)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Bolus arterial-venous transit in the lower extremity and venous contamination in bolus chase three-dimensional magnetic resonance angiography
    Yi Wang
    Department of Radiology and the Department of Vascular Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Invest Radiol 37:458-63. 2002
    ..To investigate the phenomena and causes for undesired venous signal in the distal station of bolus chase 3D MRA...
  59. ncbi request reprint Embolization of renal artery aneurysm and arteriovenous fistula-a case report
    Susan M Trocciola
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 39:525-9. 2005
    ..Successful treatment is not limited by aneurysm size or presence of arteriovenous connection...
  60. ncbi request reprint Computer simulation as a component of catheter-based training
    Rajeev Dayal
    Department of Surgery, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:1112-7. 2004
    ..In this study we evaluate the use of simulation to train novice and advanced interventionalists in catheter-based techniques...
  61. ncbi request reprint Experimental analysis of transvenous ultrasonography in localizing and grading renal artery stenosis
    Albeir Mousa
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School, New York, USA
    Vascular 12:301-6. 2004
    ..TVUS is an effective means of assessing the presence, degree, and location of stenotic lesions of the renal arteries in this animal model. Study of this method in humans may be warranted...
  62. ncbi request reprint A canine model to study the significance and hemodynamics of type II endoleaks
    Albeir Mousa
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical College, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    J Surg Res 123:275-83. 2005
    ..This study describes the development of a novel canine model that allows for continuous monitoring of intraaneurysmal pressure in the setting of Type 2 endoleak...
  63. ncbi request reprint Successful percutaneous treatment of gluteal claudication secondary to isolated bilateral hypogastric stenoses
    Rabih A Chaer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:165-8. 2006
    ..However, internal iliac occlusive disease may be suspected when symptoms are limited to the gluteal musculature and other causes are eliminated. Percutaneous interventions can be of diagnostic and therapeutic value...
  64. doi request reprint National trends in the repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Leila Mureebe
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:1101-7. 2008
    ..This study evaluated trends in hospitalizations, treatment, and mortality of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (rAAAs) in the United States Medicare population...
  65. ncbi request reprint Multimodal percutaneous intervention for critical venous occlusive disease
    Rajeev Dayal
    Department of Surgery, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:235-40. 2005
    ..The relief of pain and resolution of acutely life and limb-threatening conditions in this most severely symptomatic subset of patients represents the immediate goal of treatment...
  66. doi request reprint Isolated iliac artery aneurysms: a contemporary comparison of endovascular and open repair
    Rabih A Chaer
    Columbia Weill Cornell Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:708-713. 2008
    ..Iliac artery aneurysms are rare but associated with significant morbidity and mortality when ruptured. This study compares recent open and endovascular repairs of iliac aneurysms at a single institution...
  67. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in peripheral angioplasty and stenting
    Peter Faries
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Angiology 53:617-26. 2002
    ..Late failure of percutaneous therapies may often be treated successfully with reintervention, however. The continued accumulation of experience with PTA and stenting will ultimately define its role in the management of occlusive disease...
  68. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of a "quick-screen" program for abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Thomas Y Lee
    Department of Surgery Division of Vascular Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York 10021, USA
    Surgery 132:399-407. 2002
    ..Early diagnosis and intervention are crucial. We designed this study to determine whether selected population screening with a brief "quick-screen" ultrasound could be cost-effective...
  69. ncbi request reprint Infrainguinal occlusive disease: endovascular intervention is the first line therapy
    Larisse K Lee
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 525 E 68th St, Room P 707, New York, NY, USA
    Adv Surg 42:193-204. 2008
    ..lower extremity vascular disease...
  70. ncbi request reprint Acute lower extremity ischemia in a 7-year-old boy: an unusual case of popliteal entrapment syndrome
    Joshua W Bernheim
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 E 68th Street, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:1340-3. 2004
    ..Limb salvage was achieved in this patient with a combination of endovascular and surgical techniques...
  71. ncbi request reprint Why insurers should reimburse for compression stockings in patients with chronic venous stasis
    Peter Korn
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:950-7. 2002
    ..Surprisingly, Medicare and other insurers do not reimburse the expense associated with CS or with patient education (Ed), which is essential to ensure compliance...
  72. pmc The role of progenitor cells in the development of intimal hyperplasia
    SHIRLING TSAI
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:502-10. 2009
    ....
  73. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of traumatic carotid pseudoaneurysm with stenting and coil embolization
    Rabih A Chaer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:564-7. 2008
    ..We present the case of a 19-year-old patient with a posttraumatic internal carotid pseudoaneurysm that increased in size with conservative management and was treated with coil embolization and stenting...
  74. ncbi request reprint Arterial vascular disease in women
    Ageliki G Vouyouka
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, Weill Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:1295-302. 2007
    ..Arterial disease in women will become a major issue in the near future...
  75. ncbi request reprint Endarterectomy vs stent angioplasty: what is the optimal treatment of carotid stenosis?
    Sashi Kilaru
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Cardiovasc Surg 10:366-71. 2002
    ..In this review we summarize the existing data regarding the efficacy of CEA and compare these data to a critical analysis of the recent results of CAS...
  76. ncbi request reprint Management of endoleak after endovascular aneurysm repair: cuffs, coils, and conversion
    Peter L Faries
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical School, 525 E 68th St, Rm P705, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1155-61. 2003
    ..Endoleak that results in persistent systemic pressurization of the aneurysm or in continued AAA expansion is believed to require treatment to prevent rupture. This report describes the results of three techniques used to treat endoleak...
  77. ncbi request reprint Gadodiamide administration causes spurious hypocalcemia
    Martin R Prince
    Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 416 E 55th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Radiology 227:639-46. 2003
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of spurious hypocalcemia after gadodiamide-enhanced magnetic resonance (MR) imaging...
  78. ncbi request reprint Use of cine magnetic resonance angiography in quantifying aneurysm pulsatility associated with endoleak
    Peter L Faries
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical School, 525 E 68th Street, P705, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:652-6. 2003
    ..In this study cine magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) was used to quantify aneurysm wall motion during the cardiac cycle and to correlate it with the presence and type of endoleak...
  79. ncbi request reprint The role of phospholipase C and phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase in vascular smooth muscle cell migration and proliferation
    Bo Liu
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, Payson 707, New York, NY 1002, USA
    J Surg Res 120:256-65. 2004
    ..In this study, we investigate the role of PLC and PI3-K in platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) and extracellular matrix protein (ECM) induced SMC proliferation and migration...
  80. ncbi request reprint Intracellular calcium transients are necessary for platelet-derived growth factor but not extracellular matrix protein-induced vascular smooth muscle cell migration
    Scott T Hollenbeck
    Columbia Weill Cornell Division of Vascular Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:351-8. 2004
    ..We investigated the relationship between intracellular calcium ([Ca(2+)](i)) and migration of vascular SMCs in response to platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) and extracellular matrix (ECM) proteins...
  81. ncbi request reprint Decreased venous contamination on 3D gadolinium-enhanced bolus chase peripheral mr angiography using thigh compression
    Hong Lei Zhang
    Cornell MRI, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 416 E 55th St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:1041-7. 2004
    ..We evaluated the potential for improving bolus chase peripheral MR angiography in patients with fast arterial flow using thigh compression to prevent venous contamination...
  82. ncbi request reprint Stent graft treatment for abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: recent developments in therapy
    Peter L Faries
    Weill Medical College, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 19:551-7. 2004
    ..In addition, patients with extensive comorbid medical illnesses in whom standard operative repair is contraindicated may be successfully treated using endovascular means...
  83. ncbi request reprint Type I collagen synergistically enhances PDGF-induced smooth muscle cell proliferation through pp60src-dependent crosstalk between the alpha2beta1 integrin and PDGFbeta receptor
    Scott T Hollenbeck
    Columbia Weill Cornell Division of Vascular Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 325:328-37. 2004
    ..Together, these data demonstrate that CNI synergistically enhances PDGF-induced SMC proliferation through Src-dependent crosstalk between the alpha2beta1 integrin and the PDGFRbeta...
  84. ncbi request reprint Contrast material travel times in patients undergoing peripheral MR angiography
    Martin R Prince
    Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 416 E 55th St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Radiology 224:55-61. 2002
    ....
  85. pmc Protein kinase C-delta regulates migration and proliferation of vascular smooth muscle cells through the extracellular signal-regulated kinase 1/2
    Bo Liu
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:160-8. 2007
    ..We tested the hypothesis that protein kinase C-delta (PKCdelta), a ubiquitously expressed intracellular protein kinase, regulates vascular SMC proliferation and migration...
  86. ncbi request reprint Current management of extracranial carotid artery disease
    Peter L Faries
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 40:165-75. 2006
    ..In this review we summarize the existing data regarding the traditional state of management of extracranial carotid artery stenosis and compare these data to a critical analysis of the recent results of CAS...
  87. ncbi request reprint Decreased neurotrophin TrkB receptor expression reduces lesion size in the apolipoprotein E-null mutant mouse
    Rosemary Kraemer
    Department of Pathology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Circulation 112:3644-53. 2005
    ....
  88. ncbi request reprint Endovascular stent graft selection for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    P L Faries
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 46:9-17. 2005
    ..It details the features and results for the devices in current use and highlights the factors that influence the selection of specific stent graft types...
  89. ncbi request reprint Soft tissue enhancement on time-resolved peripheral magnetic resonance angiography
    Hong Lei Zhang
    Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 19:590-7. 2004
    ..To evaluate the incidence and locations of soft tissue enhancement on time-resolved two-dimensional projection magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) of the calf and foot...
  90. ncbi request reprint Filter devices for cerebral protection during carotid angioplasty and stenting
    Karthikeshwar Kasirajan
    Division of Vascular Surgery, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 10:1039-45. 2003
    ..This review focuses on the emerging field of embolic protection filters for use in CAS...
  91. ncbi request reprint The signaling protein Rho is necessary for vascular smooth muscle migration and survival but not for proliferation
    Bo Liu
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Surgery 132:317-25. 2002
    ..To better understand the importance of Rho in intimal hyperplasia, we evaluated the necessity of Rho for these 3 cellular processes...
  92. ncbi request reprint Carotid angioplasty and stent-induced bradycardia and hypotension: Impact of prophylactic atropine administration and prior carotid endarterectomy
    Neal S Cayne
    Department of Vascular Surgery, New York University Medical Center, NY 10016, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:956-61. 2005
    ..We also compared the incidence of procedural bradycardia and hypotension for CAS in patients with primary stenosis vs those with prior ipsilateral carotid endarterectomy (CEA)...
  93. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerotic disease distribution in carotid and vertebrobasilar arteries: clinical experience in 100 patients undergoing fluoro-triggered 3D Gd-MRA
    Hale Ersoy
    Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 17:545-58. 2003
    ..To determine how often three-dimensional gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography (3D Gd-MRA) shows disease outside of the standard two-dimensional time-of-flight magnetic resonance angiography (2D TOF-MRA) imaging volume...
  94. ncbi request reprint Superficial femoral artery occlusive disease severity correlates with MR cine phase-contrast flow measurements
    Kiyarash Mohajer
    Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, 416 East 55th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 23:355-60. 2006
    ..To evaluate how cine phase-contrast (PC) flow data correlate with the severity of peripheral vascular disease (PVD)...
  95. ncbi request reprint A statewide experience with endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: rapid diffusion with excellent early results
    Patrice L Anderson
    International Center for Health Outcomes and Innovation Research, College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 600 W 168th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:10-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare survival and outcomes of endovascular versus open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) in New York State (NYS)...
  96. ncbi request reprint Aortoiliac occlusive disease in patients with known or suspected peripheral vascular disease: safety and efficacy of gadofosveset-enhanced MR angiography--multicenter comparative phase III study
    Joseph H Rapp
    Surgical Service 112G San Francisco DVA Medical Center, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Radiology 236:71-8. 2005
    ..To prospectively determine the safety and efficacy of the gadolinium-based blood pool magnetic resonance (MR) imaging contrast agent gadofosveset in patients known to have or suspected of having peripheral vascular disease...
  97. doi request reprint Novel treatment of patients with lower extremity ischemia: use of percutaneous atherectomy in 579 lesions
    James F McKinsey
    Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Surg 248:519-28. 2008
    ..A novel alternative to standard angioplasty and stent is the excision of the obstructing arterial plaque using a minimally invasive technique, the Silverhawk Atherectomy device...

Research Grants3

  1. SURGICAL ONCOLOGY RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM
    K Kent; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..By means of this structure, the Department of Surgery is endeavoring to increase the number of young surgical investigators committed to investigative excellence in academic surgical oncology. ..
  2. Multidisciplinary Vascular Surgery Research Training Program
    K Kent; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This multidisciplinary team of investigator and the collaborative program that that they have created has the potential to train future productive investigators in expanding arena of vascular research. ( End of Abstract) ..