Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
- Development of a novel scoring tool for the identification of large ≥5 cm abdominal aortic aneurysmsGiampaolo Greco
Department of Health Evidence and Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
Ann Surg 252:675-82. 2010..In this analysis, we evaluated more than 3 million screened individuals and developed a scoring tool to identify ≥5-cm diameter AAAs in the entire population at risk...
- Disparities in the treatment and outcomes of vascular disease in Hispanic patientsNicholas J Morrissey
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 46:971-8. 2007..To appropriately administer preventive and therapeutic care, it is important to understand the incidence, risk factors, and natural history of vascular disease in Hispanic patients...
- Defining high-risk patients for endovascular aneurysm repairNatalia 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...
- Outcomes of endovascular treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysmsGiampaolo 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...
- National outcomes for the treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm: comparison of open versus endovascular repairsNatalia Egorova
International Center for Innovation and Outcomes Research, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Vasc Surg 48:1092-100, 1100.e1-2. 2008..However, little is known about the effect of choice of procedure; EVAR vs OAR, or the impact of physician and institution volume on long-term survival and outcome...
- Managing the prevention of retained surgical instruments: what is the value of counting?Natalia N Egorova
InCHOIR International Center for Health Outcomes and Innovation Research, Department of Surgery, Columbia University, 600 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
Ann Surg 247:13-8. 2008..However, the value of counting surgical instruments and the reliability of the information provided have never been quantified. This study examines the diagnostic characteristics of counting and its impact on surgical costs...
- A model for predicting the risk of carotid artery diseaseGiampaolo Greco
Department of Health Evidence and Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY The Society for Vascular Surgery SVS Screening Task Force, SVS, Chicago, Il Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI Life Line Screening, Independence, OH Department of Vascular Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH Department of Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY
Ann Surg 257:1168-73. 2013..To develop a model for the identification of individuals at risk for carotid stenosis (CS) that could be useful in a clinical setting when trying to decide whether screening is worthwhile...
- Trends, complications, and mortality in peripheral vascular surgeryRoman Nowygrod
Columbia Weill Cornell Division of Vascular Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
J Vasc Surg 43:205-16. 2006....