D C Brewster

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Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Long-term outcomes after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: the first decade
    David C Brewster
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Surg 244:426-38. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Report of a subcommittee of the Joint Council of the American Association for Vascular Surgery and Society for Vascular Surgery
    David C Brewster
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1106-17. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Endovascular stent-graft in abdominal aortic aneurysms: the relationship between patent vessels that arise from the aneurysmal sac and early endoleak
    C M Fan
    Division of Vascular Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Gray 290, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 218:176-82. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Hospital costs for elective endovascular and surgical repairs of infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J L Bosch
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Zero Emerson Pl, Suite 2H, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 220:492-7. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Aorto-uni-iliac endograft for complex aortoiliac aneurysms compared with tube/bifurcation endografts: results of the EVT/Guidant trials
    W S Moore
    Division of Vascular Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine; Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Vasc Surg 33:S11-20. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Contemporary management of aortic branch compromise resulting from acute aortic dissection
    S R Lauterbach
    Division of Vascular Surgery and the Thoracic Aortic Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 33:1185-92. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Regression of perianeurysmal fibrosis and ureteral dilation following endovascular repair of inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysm
    T F Rehring
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:591-3. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Early outcomes of endovascular versus open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-Private Sector (NSQIP-PS)
    Hong T Hua
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, WAC 458, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:382-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    J Mark Riddell
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02214, USA
    Int Anesthesiol Clin 43:79-91. 2005
  10. pmc Carotid endarterectomy at the millennium: what interventional therapy must match
    Glenn M LaMuraglia
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery of the General Surgical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Ann Surg 240:535-44; discussion 544-6. 2004

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  1. pmc Long-term outcomes after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: the first decade
    David C Brewster
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Surg 244:426-38. 2006
    ..The proper role of endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR) remains controversial, largely due to uncertain late results. We reviewed a 12-year experience with EVAR to document late outcomes...
  2. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Report of a subcommittee of the Joint Council of the American Association for Vascular Surgery and Society for Vascular Surgery
    David C Brewster
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1106-17. 2003
    ..Until long-term outcome of endoluminal repair is better defined and results of randomized trials available, the choice between endovascular and open repair will continue to rely heavily on patient preference...
  3. ncbi request reprint Endovascular stent-graft in abdominal aortic aneurysms: the relationship between patent vessels that arise from the aneurysmal sac and early endoleak
    C M Fan
    Division of Vascular Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Gray 290, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 218:176-82. 2001
    ..To determine the association of patent sac branch vessels (lumbar and inferior mesenteric arteries [IMAs]) with early endoleak rate after stent-graft repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hospital costs for elective endovascular and surgical repairs of infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms
    J L Bosch
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Zero Emerson Pl, Suite 2H, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 220:492-7. 2001
    ..To determine and compare the average in-hospital costs of elective open surgical and endovascular repairs of infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms...
  5. ncbi request reprint Aorto-uni-iliac endograft for complex aortoiliac aneurysms compared with tube/bifurcation endografts: results of the EVT/Guidant trials
    W S Moore
    Division of Vascular Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine; Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Vasc Surg 33:S11-20. 2001
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  6. ncbi request reprint Contemporary management of aortic branch compromise resulting from acute aortic dissection
    S R Lauterbach
    Division of Vascular Surgery and the Thoracic Aortic Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 33:1185-92. 2001
    ..Increased awareness and prompt, specific management of PVCs, in particular when visceral ischemia is present, have contributed to improved outcomes in patients with AD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Regression of perianeurysmal fibrosis and ureteral dilation following endovascular repair of inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysm
    T F Rehring
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:591-3. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Early outcomes of endovascular versus open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-Private Sector (NSQIP-PS)
    Hong T Hua
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 15 Parkman Street, WAC 458, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:382-9. 2005
    ..This study was designed to compare early outcomes of open (OPEN) versus EVAR in a contemporary (2000 to 2003) large, multicenter prospective cohort...
  9. ncbi request reprint Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    J Mark Riddell
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02214, USA
    Int Anesthesiol Clin 43:79-91. 2005
  10. pmc Carotid endarterectomy at the millennium: what interventional therapy must match
    Glenn M LaMuraglia
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery of the General Surgical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Ann Surg 240:535-44; discussion 544-6. 2004
    ..As interventional techniques are emerging for treatment of this disease, this study was undertaken to provide a contemporary surgical standard for comparison to carotid stenting...
  11. ncbi request reprint Determinants of carotid endarterectomy anatomic durability: effects of serum lipids and lipid-lowering drugs
    Glenn M LaMuraglia
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery of the General Surgical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:762-8. 2005
    ..With inevitable comparisons of catheter-based therapy to all aspects of CEA, this study of a large contemporary series was undertaken to evaluate the determinants of anatomic durability of CEA...
  12. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of reoperative carotid endarterectomy: a 14-year experience
    Michael C Stoner
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:942-9. 2005
    ..This study reviews a contemporary experience with reoperative CEA to validate the high-risk categorization of these patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Stent-graft versus open-surgical repair of the thoracic aorta: mid-term results
    David H Stone
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery and the Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:1188-97. 2006
    ..The data were compared with those of a patient cohort concurrently treated with open surgical repair confined to the descending aorta...
  14. ncbi request reprint Surgical revascularization versus endovascular therapy for chronic mesenteric ischemia: a comparative experience
    Marvin D Atkins
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery of the General Surgical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:1162-71. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare outcomes of PTA/Stent vs OR in patients with symptomatic CMI...
  15. ncbi request reprint Persistent type 2 endoleak after endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm is associated with adverse late outcomes
    John E Jones
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery of the General Surgical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 15 Parkman Street, Boston, MA 02144, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:1-8. 2007
    ..Type 2 endoleak occurs in up to 20% of patients after endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR), but its long-term significance is debated. We reviewed our experience to evaluate late outcomes associated with type 2 endoleak...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term durability of open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Mark F Conrad
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery of the General Surgical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:669-75. 2007
    ..Although focus on EVAR reintervention has been intense, few contemporary studies document late outcomes after open repair; this was the goal of this study...
  17. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm in a kidney transplant patient with 4-year follow-up
    Kamran Khanmoradi
    Surgery 136:103. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Multicenter pivotal trial results of the Lifepath System for endovascular aortic aneurysm repair
    Jeffrey P Carpenter
    Hospital of the University of Pennyslvania, 4 Silverstein, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:34-43. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the results of endovascular aortic aneurysm repair with the Lifepath abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) graft system...
  19. doi request reprint Outcomes following endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR): an anatomic and device-specific analysis
    Thomas A Abbruzzese
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:19-28. 2008
    ..In addition, the impact of performing EVAR both within and outside of specific instructions for use (IFU) for each device was examined...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clinical failures of endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: incidence, causes, and management
    Jeffery B Dattilo
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, One Hawthorne Place, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:1137-44. 2002
    ..To determine the incidence and causes of clinical failures of endovascular AAA repair, a 7-year experience with 362 primary AAA endografts was reviewed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Evolving experience with thoracic aortic stent graft repair
    Richard P Cambria
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:1129-36. 2002
    ..L. Gore Co, Flagstaff, Ariz; 14 cases)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Abdominal aortic aneurysms: cost-effectiveness of elective endovascular and open surgical repair
    Johanna L Bosch
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Zero Emerson Pl, Suite 2H, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 225:337-44. 2002
    ..To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of elective endovascular and open surgical repair of infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) by taking into account short- and long-term outcomes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Late aortic and graft-related events after thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair
    W Darrin Clouse
    Divisions of Vascular Surgery and Vascular Anesthesia and the Thoracic Aortic Center, Surgical and Anesthesia Services, and Clinical Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
    J Vasc Surg 37:254-61. 2003
    ..This study was performed to define such events and identify factors related to their development...
  24. ncbi request reprint A multicenter controlled clinical trial of open versus endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Jon S Matsumura
    Northwestern University, Chicago IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:262-71. 2003
    ..The device is a modular bifurcated system with nitinol/expanded polytetrafluoroethylene components and a smaller profile than currently approved devices...
  25. ncbi request reprint Renal perfusion defects after endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Jason R Harris
    Department of Vascular Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:329-33. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of new renal perfusion defects and the association of these events with aneurysm neck atheroma during endovascular stent-graft repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Durability of aortouniiliac endografting with femorofemoral crossover: 4-year experience in the Evt/Guidant trials
    W Darrin Clouse
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1142-9. 2003
    ..We evaluated mid-term results of the multicenter EVT/Guidant aortouniiliac endograft (AI) trial and ascertained the durability of this endovascular technique in patients unable to undergo standard bifurcated endografting...
  27. ncbi request reprint Do current results of endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair justify more widespread use?
    David C Brewster
    Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, One Hawthorne Place, Suite 111, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Surgery 131:363-7. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm after endovascular repair
    Victor M Bernhard
    Department of Surgery, University of Chicago School of Medicine, SBRI 1555, MC 5028, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:1155-62. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to present the experience with aneurysm rupture after deployment of Guidant/EVT (Guidant) endografts and review previously reported cases with other devices...
  29. ncbi request reprint Five-year report of a multicenter controlled clinical trial of open versus endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Brian G Peterson
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:885-90. 2007
    ..Compare long-term results of endovascular treatment and standard open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms in a multicenter, concurrent-controlled trial...
  30. ncbi request reprint Intermediate results of percutaneous endovascular therapy of femoropopliteal occlusive disease: a contemporary series
    Mark Frederick Conrad
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery of the General Surgical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:762-9. 2006
    ..This study examined the results of femoropopliteal percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) with intermediate (mean, 24 months) follow-up in a contemporary series of patients presenting with critical limb ischemia or claudication...
  31. ncbi request reprint Abdominal aortic aneurysms: when and how to treat
    David C Brewster
    Health News 8:1-2. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint Graft-enteric erosion with fungal septic emboli
    W Darrin Clouse
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:184. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Contemporary results of angioplasty-based infrainguinal percutaneous interventions
    James H Black
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, MA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 42:932-9. 2005
    ..This study addresses the initial results of an implementation of infrainguinal percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) performed by vascular surgeons to treat lower-extremity ischemia...
  34. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of popliteal artery embolism at the turn of the millennium
    Chandrajit P Raut
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 18:79-85. 2004
    ..Completion angiography should be performed to ensure adequacy of the embolectomy. Outcomes are unchanged. Future therapies should aim to improve limb salvage and mortality rates...
  35. ncbi request reprint Preservation of renal function with surgical revascularization in patients with atherosclerotic renovascular disease
    Luke K Marone
    Massachessetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:322-9. 2004
    ..To clarify decision making in such patients we reviewed a contemporary experience of surgical renal artery revascularization (RAR) performed primarily for preservation of renal function...