Anthony D Whittemore

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A proposal for revitalization: an international society for vascular intervention
    Anthony D Whittemore
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:818-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of professionalism on safe surgical care
    Anthony D Whittemore
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:415-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Specialized staff and equipment for weight loss surgery patients: best practice guidelines
    Anthony D Whittemore
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston MA 02115, USA
    Obes Res 13:283-9. 2005
  4. pmc Statin therapy is associated with improved patency of autogenous infrainguinal bypass grafts
    Thomas A Abbruzzese
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:1178-85. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Effect of bar-code technology on the safety of medication administration
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 3 F, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1698-707. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of autogenous infrainguinal bypass grafts in African Americans and Caucasians: the association of race with graft function and limb salvage
    David K Chew
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 42:695-701. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Thoracovisceral segment aneurysm repair after previous infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery
    Matthew T Menard
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:1163-70. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of autogenous bypass grafts originating distal to the groin
    Amy B Reed
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:48-54; discussion, 54-5. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of patient age and aortic size on the results of aortobifemoral bypass grafting
    Amy B Reed
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1219-25. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcome in patients at high risk after open surgical repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Matthew T Menard
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:285-92. 2003

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint A proposal for revitalization: an international society for vascular intervention
    Anthony D Whittemore
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:818-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of professionalism on safe surgical care
    Anthony D Whittemore
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:415-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Specialized staff and equipment for weight loss surgery patients: best practice guidelines
    Anthony D Whittemore
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston MA 02115, USA
    Obes Res 13:283-9. 2005
    ..To provide evidence-based guidelines on the specialized personnel, equipment, and physical plant required for safe and effective care of severely obese weight loss surgery (WLS) patients...
  4. pmc Statin therapy is associated with improved patency of autogenous infrainguinal bypass grafts
    Thomas A Abbruzzese
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:1178-85. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the influence of statin therapy on graft patency after autogenous infrainguinal arterial reconstructions...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of bar-code technology on the safety of medication administration
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 3 F, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:1698-707. 2010
    ..To help prevent such errors, technology has been developed to verify medications by incorporating bar-code verification technology within an electronic medication-administration system (bar-code eMAR)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of autogenous infrainguinal bypass grafts in African Americans and Caucasians: the association of race with graft function and limb salvage
    David K Chew
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 42:695-701. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the results of autogenous infrainguinal bypasses in AAs and Caucasians to determine the association of race with graft function and limb salvage...
  7. ncbi request reprint Thoracovisceral segment aneurysm repair after previous infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery
    Matthew T Menard
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:1163-70. 2004
    ..We sought to better characterize such recurrent aneurysms and to evaluate their operative outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of autogenous bypass grafts originating distal to the groin
    Amy B Reed
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:48-54; discussion, 54-5. 2002
    ..The usefulness of the liberalized use of distal origin grafts (DOGs) is unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of patient age and aortic size on the results of aortobifemoral bypass grafting
    Amy B Reed
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1219-25. 2003
    ..Patients of less than 50 years of age (n = 45) were compared with those aged 50 to 59 years (n = 93) and those aged more than 60 years (n = 146)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcome in patients at high risk after open surgical repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Matthew T Menard
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:285-92. 2003
    ..We investigated the short-term and long-term results of open repair of infrarenal AAA in a high-risk and comparison low-risk patient population...
  11. ncbi request reprint Infrainguinal vein bypass graft revision: factors affecting long-term outcome
    Louis L Nguyen
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:916-23. 2004
    ..We sought to determine the long-term results of revision procedures performed for repair of stenotic lesions in infrainguinal vein bypass grafts...
  12. ncbi request reprint Medication dispensing errors and potential adverse drug events before and after implementing bar code technology in the pharmacy
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Partners Information Systems, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:426-34. 2006
    ..Many dispensing errors made in hospital pharmacies can harm patients. Some hospitals are investing in bar code technology to reduce these errors, but data about its efficacy are limited...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bypass in the absence of ipsilateral greater saphenous vein: safety and superiority of the contralateral greater saphenous vein
    David K W Chew
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:1085-92. 2002
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  14. ncbi request reprint Preoperative risk factors for carotid endarterectomy: defining the patient at high risk
    Amy B Reed
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:1191-9. 2003
    ..We examined the influence of putative risk factors on outcome of CEA in a single-center experience...
  15. ncbi request reprint Closing the loop: follow-up and feedback in a patient safety program
    Tejal K Gandhi
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:614-21. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Early adaptation of human lower extremity vein grafts: wall stiffness changes accompany geometric remodeling
    Jeffrey G Jacot
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Bringham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Department of Health Care Policy, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:547-55. 2004
    ..To quantitatively describe the temporal changes in elastic properties and wall dimensions in lower-extremity vein grafts after implantation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Initial experience with minimally invasive in situ bypass procedure with blind valvulotomy
    Sidhu P Gangadharan
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:1100-6. 2002
    ..A technique of "blind" valvulotomy and selective vein branch ligation was used, and a preliminary study was performed to assess safety and efficacy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Transaortic endarterectomy for primary mesenteric revascularization
    Hung Lau
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 36:335-41. 2002
    ..This approach allows simultaneous revascularization of multiple visceral arteries and achieves durable relief of symptoms...
  19. ncbi request reprint Boston surgery: our legacy at risk?
    Anthony D Whittemore
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 195:228-33. 2002
  20. pmc Quality and safety in surgical care
    Hiram C Polk
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Ann Surg 243:439-48. 2006