Marc L Schermerhorn

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm in medicare beneficiaries
    Marc Schermerhorn
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:16-24. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Endovascular vs. open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms in the Medicare population
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:464-74. 2008
  3. pmc Changes in abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture and short-term mortality, 1995-2008: a retrospective observational study
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Surg 256:651-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Should usual criteria for intervention in abdominal aortic aneurysms be "downsized," considering reported risk reduction with endovascular repair?
    Marc Schermerhorn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis St 5B, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1085:47-58. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Trends in the national outcomes and costs for claudication and limb threatening ischemia: angioplasty vs bypass graft
    Teviah Sachs
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard, MA 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 54:1021-1031.e1. 2011
  6. pmc Defining perioperative mortality after open and endovascular aortic aneurysm repair in the US Medicare population
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:349-55. 2011
  7. pmc Mesenteric revascularization: management and outcomes in the United States, 1988-2006
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 50:341-348.e1. 2009
  8. doi request reprint A 66-year-old man with an abdominal aortic aneurysm: review of screening and treatment
    Marc Schermerhorn
    Section of Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis St, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 302:2015-22. 2009
  9. pmc Results for primary bypass versus primary angioplasty/stent for intermittent claudication due to superficial femoral artery occlusive disease
    Jeffrey J Siracuse
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02210, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:1001-7. 2012
  10. pmc Gender differences in abdominal aortic aneurysm presentation, repair, and mortality in the Vascular Study Group of New England
    Ruby C Lo
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:1261-8, 1268.e1-5. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm in medicare beneficiaries
    Marc Schermerhorn
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:16-24. 2008
    ..The best method of recruitment for screening of those most at risk for AAA in the United States remains to be determined...
  2. doi request reprint Endovascular vs. open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms in the Medicare population
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:464-74. 2008
    ..Longer-term survival rates, however, were similar for the two procedures. There are currently no long-term, population-based data from the comparison of these strategies...
  3. pmc Changes in abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture and short-term mortality, 1995-2008: a retrospective observational study
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Surg 256:651-8. 2012
    ..To examine the modern epidemiology of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) rupture and short-term AAA-related mortality after the introduction of endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Should usual criteria for intervention in abdominal aortic aneurysms be "downsized," considering reported risk reduction with endovascular repair?
    Marc Schermerhorn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis St 5B, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1085:47-58. 2006
    ..In the absence of data from these trials, the threshold for intervention should not be changed...
  5. doi request reprint Trends in the national outcomes and costs for claudication and limb threatening ischemia: angioplasty vs bypass graft
    Teviah Sachs
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard, MA 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 54:1021-1031.e1. 2011
    ..The associated costs are poorly defined in the literature. We sought to determine national estimates for the costs, utilization, and outcomes of angioplasty and bypass graft for the treatment of both claudication and limb threat...
  6. pmc Defining perioperative mortality after open and endovascular aortic aneurysm repair in the US Medicare population
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:349-55. 2011
    ..Often, 30-day mortality is reported because in-hospital mortality may be biased in favor of endovascular repair given the shorter length of stay. However, the duration of increased risk of death after aneurysm repair is unknown...
  7. pmc Mesenteric revascularization: management and outcomes in the United States, 1988-2006
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 50:341-348.e1. 2009
    ..It is unclear if there has been nationwide adoption of this methodology or whether there is actually a mortality benefit...
  8. doi request reprint A 66-year-old man with an abdominal aortic aneurysm: review of screening and treatment
    Marc Schermerhorn
    Section of Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis St, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 302:2015-22. 2009
    ..However, long-term survival is similar after endovascular and open surgical repair. Those at risk of AAA who would benefit from repair should undergo screening...
  9. pmc Results for primary bypass versus primary angioplasty/stent for intermittent claudication due to superficial femoral artery occlusive disease
    Jeffrey J Siracuse
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02210, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:1001-7. 2012
    ..However, long-term results comparing these modalities for primary intervention in patients who have had no prior intervention have not been reported. We report our results with 3-year follow-up...
  10. pmc Gender differences in abdominal aortic aneurysm presentation, repair, and mortality in the Vascular Study Group of New England
    Ruby C Lo
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:1261-8, 1268.e1-5. 2013
    ..Prior studies of gender differences in abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair suggest there may be differences in presentation, suitability for endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR), and outcomes between men and women...
  11. pmc Prosthetic graft infections involving the femoral artery
    Jeffrey J Siracuse
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:700-5. 2013
    ..We investigated the experience of a single institution over 10 years with bypass grafts involving the femoral artery to determine the incidence and risk factors for prosthetic graft infection...
  12. pmc Carotid stenting versus endarterectomy in patients undergoing reintervention after prior carotid endarterectomy
    Margriet Fokkema
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass
    J Vasc Surg 59:8-15.e1-2. 2014
    ..We compared perioperative results and durability of CAS vs CEA in patients with symptomatic or asymptomatic restenosis after prior CEA and investigated the risk of reintervention compared with primary procedures...
  13. pmc Fate of the contralateral limb after lower extremity amputation
    Julia D Glaser
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass
    J Vasc Surg 58:1571-1577.e1. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the rate of subsequent amputation on both the ipsilateral and contralateral lower extremities following initial amputation...
  14. pmc Population-based outcomes following endovascular and open repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Kristina A Giles
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 16:554-64. 2009
    ..To evaluate national outcomes after endovascular and open surgical repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (rAAA)...
  15. pmc Risk prediction for perioperative mortality of endovascular vs open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms using the Medicare population
    Kristina A Giles
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 50:256-62. 2009
    ..In order to investigate this, we developed a differential predictive model of perioperative mortality after AAA repair...
  16. pmc Body mass index: surgical site infections and mortality after lower extremity bypass from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program 2005-2007
    Kristina A Giles
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:48-56. 2010
    ..We examined lower extremity bypasses by graft origin and body mass index (BMI) classification to analyze differences in postoperative mortality and SSI occurrence...
  17. pmc Accuracy of administrative data versus clinical data to evaluate carotid endarterectomy and carotid stenting
    Rodney P Bensley
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 58:412-9. 2013
    ..Therefore, we did a direct comparison between administrative data and physician chart review as well as between data collected for the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) and physician chart review for CEA and CAS...
  18. pmc Ultrasound-guided percutaneous endovascular aneurysm repair success is predicted by access vessel diameter
    Rodney P Bensley
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:1554-61. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that the use of ultrasound scan guidance allowed us to safely increase the utilization of percutaneous endovascular aortic aneurysm repair to almost all patients and decrease access complications...
  19. doi request reprint National outcomes after open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms with visceral or renal bypass
    Michelle C Martin
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis Street, Suite 5B, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:106-12. 2010
    ..We evaluated national outcomes after open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) with visceral or renal bypass (VRB)...
  20. doi request reprint Predictors of failure after angioplasty of infrainguinal vein bypass grafts
    Hector F Simosa
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:117-21. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to identify patient and graft characteristics predictive of failure after PTA of infrainguinal vein grafts...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relative importance of aneurysm diameter and body size for predicting abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture in men and women
    Ruby C Lo
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass
    J Vasc Surg 59:1209-16. 2014
    ....
  22. pmc The impact of the present on admission indicator on the accuracy of administrative data for carotid endarterectomy and stenting
    Margriet Fokkema
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass
    J Vasc Surg 59:32-8.e1. 2014
    ..We evaluated whether the introduction of the present on admission (POA) indicator improved outcome analysis of carotid endarterectomy (CEA) and carotid angioplasty and stenting (CAS) using administrative data...
  23. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of endovascular versus open repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm in the Medicare population
    Samuel T Edwards
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass
    J Vasc Surg 59:575-82. 2014
    ..We sought to compare the perioperative and long-term mortality, procedure-related complications, and rates of reintervention of EVAR vs open aortic repair of rAAA in Medicare beneficiaries...
  24. pmc Open repair of intact thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms in the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    Rodney P Bensley
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass
    J Vasc Surg 58:894-900. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to establish a benchmark for future comparisons with endovascular trials using open repair of TAAAs in the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) database...
  25. pmc The current national criteria for carotid artery stenting overestimate its efficacy in patients who are symptomatic and at high risk
    Shunsuke Yoshida
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 58:120-7. 2013
    ..The validity of these high-risk criteria are yet unproven. In this study, we stratified patients who underwent CAS or CEA by CMS high-risk criteria and symptom status and examined their 30-day outcomes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Blinded comparison of preoperative duplex ultrasound scanning and contrast arteriography for planning revascularization at the level of the tibia
    Jason A Grassbaugh
    Department of Surgery, Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1186-90. 2003
    ..We examined whether preoperative duplex ultrasound scanning (DU) could replace contrast material-enhanced arteriography (CA) in selecting the recipient artery of tibial or peroneal artery bypass grafts...
  27. ncbi request reprint Mesenteric stenting for chronic mesenteric ischemia
    David J Brown
    Department of Surgery, Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    J Vasc Surg 42:268-74. 2005
    ..We review our initial experience to examine short-term outcomes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Early results of stent-grafting to treat diffuse aortoiliac occlusive disease
    Eva M Rzucidlo
    Department of Surgery, Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1175-80. 2003
    ..We evaluated the results of stent-graft placement as an option for treatment of these diseases...
  29. pmc Risk of late-onset adhesions and incisional hernia repairs after surgery
    Rodney P Bensley
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:1159-67, 1167.e1-12. 2013
    ..Long-term adhesion-related complications and incisional hernias after abdominal surgery are common and costly. There are few data on the risk of these complications after different abdominal operations...
  30. ncbi request reprint The impact of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services high-risk criteria on outcome after carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting in the SVS Vascular Registry
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:1318-24. 2013
    ..Additionally, if these HR criteria are associated with more adverse events after CAS, then existing comparative effectiveness analysis of CEA vs CAS may be biased. We sought to elucidate this using data from the SVS Vascular Registry...
  31. doi request reprint Preoperative pulse pressure and major perioperative adverse cardiovascular outcomes after lower extremity vascular bypass surgery
    Amit Asopa
    Department of Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Anesth Analg 114:1177-81. 2012
    ..In this study, we evaluated the predictive ability of increased preoperative PP to identify MACEs in patients with peripheral vascular disease undergoing lower extremity vascular bypass surgery...
  32. pmc Thirty-day mortality and late survival with reinterventions and readmissions after open and endovascular aortic aneurysm repair in Medicare beneficiaries
    Kristina A Giles
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 53:6-12,13.e1. 2011
    ..The effect of reinterventions on survival, however, is unknown. We therefore evaluated the rate of reinterventions and readmission after initial AAA repair, 30-day mortality, and the effect on long-term survival...
  33. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for readmission after lower extremity bypass in the American College of Surgeons National Surgery Quality Improvement Program
    Jennifer Q Zhang
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass
    J Vasc Surg 59:1331-9. 2014
    ..We used the American College of Surgeons National Surgery Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP) to determine risk factors for readmission after lower extremity bypass (LEB)...
  34. pmc The rise and fall of renal artery angioplasty and stenting in the United States, 1988-2009
    Patric Liang
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass
    J Vasc Surg 58:1331-8.e1. 2013
    ..Recent randomized controlled trials have shown no clear benefit with percutaneous transluminal angioplasty with or without stenting (PTRA/S) over medical management. We hypothesize that interventions for RAS are decreasing nationally...
  35. pmc Outcomes following infrapopliteal angioplasty for critical limb ischemia
    Ruby C Lo
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:1455-63; discussion 1463-4. 2013
    ..Infrapopliteal angioplasty (percutaneous transluminal angioplasty [PTA]) is routinely used to treat critical limb ischemia (CLI) despite limited data on long-term outcomes...
  36. pmc Comparison of open and endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms from the ACS-NSQIP 2005-07
    Kristina A Giles
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 16:365-72. 2009
    ..To compare endovascular (EVAR) and open surgical repair (OSR) for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (RAAA) in terms of preoperative hemodynamic status and comorbidities...
  37. doi request reprint Infrapopliteal angioplasty for critical limb ischemia: relation of TransAtlantic InterSociety Consensus class to outcome in 176 limbs
    Kristina A Giles
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:128-36. 2008
    ..We report our experience with infrapopliteal angioplasty stratified by TASC lesion classification...
  38. pmc Decrease in total aneurysm-related deaths in the era of endovascular aneurysm repair
    Kristina A Giles
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:543-50; discussion 550-1. 2009
    ..To evaluate this, we looked at national trends in AAA repair volume as well as mortality rates after intact and ruptured AAA repair encompassing the introduction of EVAR...
  39. doi request reprint The impact of endovascular procedures on fellowship training in lower extremity revascularization
    Prathima Nandivada
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:1814-20. 2012
    ..Furthermore, this study evaluates the effect of endovascular procedure volume on the frequency of subtypes of open lower extremity procedures performed...
  40. ncbi request reprint Lower extremity arterial revascularization in obese patients
    Virendra I Patel
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:738-42. 2007
    ..We studied the role of obesity in outcomes in lower extremity arterial revascularization...
  41. doi request reprint Risk-adjusted 30-day outcomes of carotid stenting and endarterectomy: results from the SVS Vascular Registry
    Anton N Sidawy
    Department of Surgery, Washington VA Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:71-9. 2009
    ..Although CMS requires data submission only on CAS, the VR collects similar data on carotid endarterectomy (CEA) to allow comparison of outcomes, as well as potential for expansion to other procedures...
  42. pmc The impact of body mass index on perioperative outcomes of open and endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program, 2005-2007
    Kristina A Giles
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 110 Francis St, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:1471-7. 2010
    ..Little is known about the relative impact of body mass index (BMI) on these outcomes after open (OAR) and endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR)...
  43. doi request reprint Volume-outcome relationships and abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Circulation 122:1290-7. 2010
    ..There is a well-established literature relating procedure volume to outcomes, but incorporating such information into clinical decision making is problematic when there is >1 treatment option for a condition...
  44. pmc Stroke and death after carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting with and without high risk criteria
    Kristina A Giles
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 110 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:1497-504. 2010
    ..This may bias comparisons of CAS and carotid endarterectomy (CEA). We evaluate mortality and stroke following CAS and CEA stratified by medical high risk criteria...
  45. ncbi request reprint Vascular injury during anterior exposure of the spine
    Allen D Hamdan
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:650-4. 2008
    ..Fusion of the spine is often performed from an anterior approach requiring mobilization of aorta, iliac artery, and vein. This study describes the preferred techniques and incidence of vascular complications at a spine center...
  46. ncbi request reprint Improving observational study estimates of treatment effects using joint modeling of selection effects and outcomes: the case of AAA repair
    A James O'Malley
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115 5899, USA
    Med Care 49:1126-32. 2011
    ..When 2 treatment approaches are available, there are likely to be unmeasured confounders that influence choice of procedure, which complicates estimation of the causal effect of treatment on outcomes using observational data...
  47. pmc In-hospital versus postdischarge adverse events following carotid endarterectomy
    Margriet Fokkema
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:1568-75, 1575.e1-3. 2013
    ..Therefore, the true 30-day complication risk after carotid revascularization may be underestimated...
  48. doi request reprint Population-based outcomes of open descending thoracic aortic aneurysm repair
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:821-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate national outcomes after open repair of descending thoracic aortic aneurysm (DTA)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Early results of external iliac artery stenting combined with common femoral artery endarterectomy
    Peter R Nelson
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Dartmouth Medical School, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:1107-13. 2002
    ..Surgical treatment for this disease distribution includes extensive endarterectomy or bypass procedures or both. We report our initial experience with a combined open and endovascular approach to these patients...
  50. doi request reprint Endoluminal intervention for limb salvage after failed lower extremity bypass graft
    Hector F Simosa
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:1426-30. 2009
    ..We set forth to investigate whether endovascular treatment in this setting would result in an acceptable limb salvage rate...
  51. ncbi request reprint Low ejection fraction predicts shortened survival in patients undergoing infrainguinal arterial reconstruction
    Gautam V Shrikhande
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    World J Surg 31:2422-6. 2007
    ..The goal of the present study was to evaluate whether ejection fraction (EF) is predictive of outcome in infrainguinal arterial reconstruction...
  52. pmc Hypothermia severely effects performance of nitinol-based endovascular grafts in vitro
    Michael P Robich
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiac Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1223-7. 2012
    ..Given the increasing use of therapeutic hypothermia used during the placement these devices and in post-cardiac arrest situations, we sought to understand the impact of hypothermia on this device...
  53. ncbi request reprint Distal digital embolization from a thrombosed aneurysmal hemodialysis arteriovenous fistula: the benefit of a hybrid approach
    Hector F Simosa
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Semin Dial 22:93-6. 2009
    ..No similar report was found describing this entity treated with this approach...
  54. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Dominique B Buck
    1 Department of Vascular Surgery, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX Utrecht, Netherlands 2 Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre, Harvard Medical School, 110 Francis Street Suite B, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Nat Rev Cardiol 11:112-23. 2014
    ..Ongoing studies and optimization of imaging, in addition to technological refinement of stent grafts, will hopefully continue to broaden the utilization of EVAR. ..
  55. ncbi request reprint Early results of carotid stent placement for treatment of extracranial carotid bifurcation occlusive disease
    Richard J Powell
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:1193-9. 2004
    ..Most patients were selected for CAS if they had indications for endarterectomy (CEA) but were considered at high risk for surgery...
  56. doi request reprint Open and endovascular repair of type B aortic dissection in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample
    Teviah Sachs
    Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:860-6; discussion 866. 2010
    ..We sought to determine national estimates for the use and mortality of thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) for T(B)AD in the United States...
  57. ncbi request reprint Bypass for chronic ischemia of the upper extremity: results in 20 patients
    Kakra Hughes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:303-7. 2007
    ..We analyzed modes of presentation, methods of operative repair, and follow-up in all consecutive patients with chronic ischemia of the upper extremity requiring arterial bypass...
  58. ncbi request reprint Bypass to plantar and tarsal arteries: an acceptable approach to limb salvage
    Kakra Hughes
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Division of Vascular Surgery, Boston, Mass, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:1149-57. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate our experience with distal arterial bypass to the plantar artery branches and the lateral tarsal artery for ischemic limb salvage...
  59. ncbi request reprint Lifeline registry of endovascular aneurysm repair: open repair surgical controls in clinical trials
    Robert M Zwolak
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:511-8. 2008
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Anatomic characteristics of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm on conventional CT scans: Implications for rupture risk
    Mark F Fillinger
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03750, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:1243-52. 2004
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Current status of carotid artery stenting
    Philip P Goodney
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03765, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:406-11. 2006
    ..05). Other ongoing trials will address not only whether CAS could be superior to CEA in high-risk patients but also, more importantly, whether CAS is beneficial in other subgroups, such as low-risk and asymptomatic patients...
  62. ncbi request reprint Stent-graft treatment of a large internal carotid artery vein graft aneurysm
    Richard J Powell
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1310-3. 2003
    ..The stent graft was then placed with embolization protection. The repair was performed without complication, and the aneurysm remained successfully excluded at 6-month follow-up...
  63. ncbi request reprint Internal iliac occlusion without coil embolization during endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Mark C Wyers
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 36:1138-45. 2002
    ..In this study, we evaluated the outcomes of this approach...
  64. ncbi request reprint Life expectancy after endovascular versus open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: results of a decision analysis model on the basis of data from EUROSTAR
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 36:1112-20. 2002
    ..We used decision analysis to examine the effect of these competing risks on quality-adjusted life expectancy (QALE) after ENDO and OPEN...
  65. ncbi request reprint Open surgical repair versus endovascular therapy for chronic lower-extremity occlusive disease
    Marc L Schermerhorn
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Medical School, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Annu Rev Med 54:269-83. 2003
    ..Further advances in endovascular technology may improve patency after endovascular procedures in these patients...
  66. ncbi request reprint Prediction of early graft failure with intraoperative completion duplex ultrasound scan
    Eva M Rzucidlo
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebannon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 36:975-81. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine intraoperative hemodynamic parameters that predict early failure of infragenicular vein grafts with intraoperative completion duplex ultrasound scan...
  67. 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
  68. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of renal artery angioplasty and stenting using low-profile systems
    Brian W Nolan
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:46-52. 2005
    ..We evaluated the outcomes and complications of RAS performed by vascular surgeons at our institution with modern low-profile systems...
  69. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm without preoperative arteriography
    Mark C Wyers
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:730-8. 2003
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  70. ncbi request reprint Restenosis in gold-coated renal artery stents
    Brian W Nolan
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, NH 03756, USA
    J Vasc Surg 42:40-6. 2005
    ..There is conflicting evidence regarding restenosis with gold-coated stents. To evaluate the effect of gold coating on restenosis after renal stenting, we reviewed the results of all patients undergoing RAS in our practice...