Mark K Eskandari

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Outcomes of carotid stenting among symptomatic patients: a contemporary review
    Suman Annambhotla
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 10:707-12. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Carotid angioplasty and stenting vs carotid endarterectomy for treatment of asymptomatic disease: single-center experience
    Gale L Tang
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 201 E Huron St, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Surg 143:653-8. 2008
  3. pmc Carotid stenting done exclusively by vascular surgeons: first 175 cases
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Surg 242:431-6; discussion 436-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Aortic debranching procedures to facilitate endografting
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:287-92. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Aneurysms of the renal artery
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 18:202-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Starting a program for endovascular thoracic procedures: challenges and solutions
    Mark K Eskandari
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:3A-5A. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "Patient selection: lesion characteristics and predictors of outcome"
    Mark K Eskandari
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:30. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Design and development of mechanical embolic protection devices
    Mark K Eskandari
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Division of Vascular Surgery, 10 105 Galter Pavilion, 201 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 3:387-93. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Restenosis after carotid stent placement in patients with previous neck irradiation or endarterectomy
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 201 East Huron Street, Galter 10 105, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1368-74. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Carotid stenting: a surgical procedure?
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 201 East Huron, 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Adv Surg 40:205-12. 2006

Detail Information

Publications83

  1. doi request reprint Outcomes of carotid stenting among symptomatic patients: a contemporary review
    Suman Annambhotla
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 10:707-12. 2012
    ..This article describes the outcomes of carotid stenting among symptomatic patients and examines the trials that have been performed regarding the treatment options...
  2. doi request reprint Carotid angioplasty and stenting vs carotid endarterectomy for treatment of asymptomatic disease: single-center experience
    Gale L Tang
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 201 E Huron St, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Surg 143:653-8. 2008
    ..Whether outcomes after CAS are comparable to those after CEA in the larger population of patients with asymptomatic disease is unclear...
  3. pmc Carotid stenting done exclusively by vascular surgeons: first 175 cases
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Surg 242:431-6; discussion 436-8. 2005
    ..Reported are our 30-day and midterm outcomes of CAS...
  4. ncbi request reprint Aortic debranching procedures to facilitate endografting
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:287-92. 2006
    ..The lack of uniformity and long-term data hamper acceptance of this approach. This review attempts to cull all available information on this technique from recent case reports and series published in the literature...
  5. ncbi request reprint Aneurysms of the renal artery
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 18:202-8. 2005
    ..This article attempts to shed some light on the contemporary management options in view of advances in percutaneous endoluminal interventions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Starting a program for endovascular thoracic procedures: challenges and solutions
    Mark K Eskandari
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:3A-5A. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Commentary on "Patient selection: lesion characteristics and predictors of outcome"
    Mark K Eskandari
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:30. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Design and development of mechanical embolic protection devices
    Mark K Eskandari
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Division of Vascular Surgery, 10 105 Galter Pavilion, 201 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 3:387-93. 2006
    ..Although the ideal EPD has yet to materialize, this review provides insight into current design systems and the accompanying strengths and weaknesses of each...
  9. ncbi request reprint Restenosis after carotid stent placement in patients with previous neck irradiation or endarterectomy
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 201 East Huron Street, Galter 10 105, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1368-74. 2007
    ..Early outcomes and restenosis rates in these patients were analyzed and compared with those in de novo lesions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Carotid stenting: a surgical procedure?
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 201 East Huron, 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Adv Surg 40:205-12. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Technical limitations of carotid filter embolic protection devices
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 201 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 21:403-7. 2007
    ..Switching to a distal balloon occlusion system, which is well tolerated, may be preferred to unprotected predilation. Practitioners of CAS should be versed in both...
  12. ncbi request reprint Carotid endarterectomy for stroke prevention revisited
    Mark K Eskandari
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Division of Vascular Surgery, Galter Pavilion, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:935-8. 2007
    ..The focus of this article is to review the notable trials substantiating the efficacy of CEA, indications for surgery and technical components that have refined expected favorable outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Preventable complications of carotid stenting
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery and Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 20:17-25. 2008
    ..The primary objective of this review is to provide a heightened awareness of both anticipated and unanticipated risks of the procedure, with the hope of avoiding recurring problems...
  14. doi request reprint Eight-year institutional review of carotid artery stenting
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:1145-51. 2010
    ..Vascular surgeons have increasingly become proficient in carotid artery stenting (CAS) as an alternative treatment modality for cervical carotid artery occlusive disease. We analyzed our early and late outcomes of CAS over the last 8 years...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cerebral embolic protection
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 18:95-100. 2005
    ..This review will provide a framework with regard to these devices with some specific examples cited...
  16. ncbi request reprint Imaging for carotid stenting
    C J Lee
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 52:795-801. 2011
    ..Here we review the relevant data on the various imaging techniques available to improve patient selection and minimize neurologic adverse events during carotid artery stenting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Enhanced abdominal aortic aneurysm in TIMP-1-deficient mice
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Surg Res 123:289-93. 2005
    ..Imbalances in this system may be instrumental in compromising arterial wall integrity. The aim of this study was to show that, in an elastase-induced murine model of aneurysm formation, TIMP-1 has a protective effect...
  18. ncbi request reprint Salvage of endoluminal exclusion of an anastomotic arch aneurysm with a "kissing" carotid stent
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 201 East Huron Street, Suite 10 105, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 15:1317-21. 2004
    ..Proximal extension for a type I endoleak necessitated a bailout procedure with a "kissing" left common carotid artery bare stent...
  19. ncbi request reprint Does carotid stenting measure up to endarterectomy? A vascular surgeon's experience
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    Arch Surg 139:734-8. 2004
    ..Carotid angioplasty and stenting seems to have equal or better outcomes in high-risk patients than carotid endarterectomy...
  20. doi request reprint Secondary infections of thoracic and abdominal aortic endografts
    Kamaldeep S Heyer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 201 E Huron St, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 20:173-9. 2009
    ..To review several cases of stent-graft infection with respective outcomes to identify clinical presentations and responses to treatment options...
  21. doi request reprint Late stent fractures after endoluminal treatment of ostial supraaortic trunk arterial occlusive lesions
    Asad A Usman
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair, Suite 650, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1364-9. 2010
    ..Although early results have been encouraging, late outcomes have yet to be defined. Reported are long-term outcomes of supraaortic trunk stent placement with particular attention to structural failures...
  22. pmc A comparative study of the bell-bottom technique vs hypogastric exclusion for the treatment of aneurysmal extension to the iliac bifurcation
    Peter A Naughton
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:956-62. 2012
    ..A significant proportion of patients undergoing endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) have common iliac artery aneurysms (CIAA). Aneurysmal involvement at the iliac bifurcation potentially undermines long-term durability...
  23. ncbi request reprint Utility of left subclavian artery revascularization in association with endoluminal repair of acute and chronic thoracic aortic pathology
    Brian G Peterson
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:433-9. 2006
    ..Various methods have been used to address this issue. We report our experience with subclavian artery revascularization in association with endoluminal repair of acute and chronic thoracic aortic pathology...
  24. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of thoracic aortic pathology with custom-made devices
    Brian G Peterson
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Surgery 138:598-605; discussion 605. 2005
    ..Technical feasibility, durability, and safety of custom-made stent-grafts for the treatment of TAAs and dissections are evaluated...
  25. doi request reprint Arterial reconstruction with cryopreserved human allografts in the setting of infection: A single-center experience with midterm follow-up
    Katherine E Brown
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:660-6. 2009
    ..Cryopreserved human allografts (CHA) may serve as acceptable alternatives when autogenous or extra-anatomic/in situ prosthetic reconstructions are not possible...
  26. doi request reprint Complicated acute type B thoracic aortic dissections: endovascular treatment for visceral malperfusion and pseudoaneurysms
    Peter A Naughton
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 45:219-26. 2011
    ..Morbidity and mortality of acute type B thoracic aortic dissections remain alarmingly high. Endoluminal options are promising...
  27. doi request reprint Carotid stenting using tapered and nontapered stents: associated neurological complications and restenosis rates
    Katherine E Brown
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:439-45. 2009
    ..NTS. Early CAS outcomes between TS and NTS are comparable. In contrast, self-expanding nitinol TS may have a lower incidence of significant restenosis or asymptomatic occlusion when compared to NTS...
  28. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of blunt traumatic thoracic aortic injuries: seven-year single-center experience
    Manuel Garcia-Toca
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, 676 N St Clair, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Surg 145:679-83. 2010
    ..Thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) for acute blunt thoracic aortic injury has good early and mid-term results...
  29. doi request reprint Late abdominal aortic endograft explants: indications and outcomes
    Sachin V Phade
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surgery 150:788-95. 2011
    ..Despite advances in endoluminal salvage for failed endografts, certain circumstances necessitate open endovascular abdominal aneurysm repair (EVAR) conversion. We review the indications for and outcomes after late EVAR explants...
  30. doi request reprint Short and midterm results with minimally invasive endovascular repair of acute and chronic thoracic aortic pathology
    Katherine E Brown
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:714-22; Discussion 722-3. 2008
    ..Endovascular management of both acute and chronic thoracic aortic pathology has emerged as an alternative to open surgery. We reviewed our single center experience with endovascular devices for the treatment of thoracic aortic pathology...
  31. pmc Emergent repair of acute thoracic aortic catastrophes: a comparative analysis
    Peter A Naughton
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, 676 N St Clair, Ste 650, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Surg 147:243-9. 2012
    ....
  32. pmc Does a contralateral carotid occlusion adversely impact carotid artery stenting outcomes?
    Mark L Keldahl
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:40-5. 2012
    ..A preexisting contralateral carotid artery occlusion has been described as a risk factor for inferior outcomes after carotid endarterectomy, but its impact on CAS outcomes is less understood...
  33. doi request reprint Are carotid stent fractures clinically significant?
    Manuel Garcia-Toca
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 35:263-7. 2012
    ..Late stent fatigue is a known complication after carotid artery stenting (CAS) for cervical carotid occlusive disease. The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence and clinical significance of carotid stent fractures...
  34. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of delayed type 1 and 3 endoleaks
    Peter A Naughton
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair Street, 650, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 34:751-7. 2011
    ..Type I and III endoleaks require prompt, definitive repair or explantation. We review a single center experience of endovascular treatment of type I and III endoleaks...
  35. doi request reprint Secondary interventions after elective thoracic endovascular aortic repair for degenerative aneurysms
    Cheong J Lee
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisc, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:1269-74. 2013
    ..We assessed the incidence and outcomes of graft-related secondary interventions (ie, open conversion or proximal or distal extensions) after elective thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) for aneurysmal disease...
  36. doi request reprint Carotid artery stenting compared to carotid endarterectomy performed exclusively in a veteran population: one center's experience with midterm results
    Katherine E Brown
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Surg 248:110-6. 2008
    ..To evaluate a single center's experience with carotid artery stenting (CAS) and carotid endarterectomy (CEA) performed by vascular surgeons in an entirely veteran population...
  37. ncbi request reprint Stent-graft treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms after complete visceral debranching
    Brian G Peterson
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Suite 10 105, 201 East Huron Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1519-25. 2006
    ..The present report describes stent-graft repair in two patients after complete visceral artery revascularization or "debranching."..
  38. ncbi request reprint Reduced mortality, paraplegia, and stroke with stent graft repair of blunt aortic transections: a modern meta-analysis
    Gale L Tang
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:671-5. 2008
    ..We reviewed contemporary outcomes of patients undergoing endovascular repair of TTAT (endoTTAT) and those undergoing open repair (openTTAT) to determine if current reported results support first-line use of endoTTAT...
  39. doi request reprint Normal preoperative white blood cell count is predictive of outcomes for endovascular procedures
    Daniel J Amaranto
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    J Vasc Surg 54:1395-1403.e2. 2011
    ..Thus, the objective of this study is to determine if a WBC within the normal range is predictive of outcomes following vascular interventions...
  40. ncbi request reprint Stepwise age-related outcomes of elective endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: 11-year institutional review
    Mila H Ju
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 23:280-90. 2011
    ..Endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms (EVAR) has largely supplanted open surgery over the past 2 decades. Faced with an aging population, the outcomes of EVAR among various age groups were examined...
  41. ncbi request reprint Fate of excluded popliteal artery aneurysms
    James L Ebaugh
    Department1of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:954-9. 2003
    ..It is assumed that these aneurysms will shrink and remain asymptomatic. This may not always be true. We sought to elucidate the fate of excluded PAA over time...
  42. doi request reprint Percutaneous Zenith endografting for abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Kamaldeep S Heyer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:167-71. 2009
    ..Ultimately, the "preclose technique" can be safely applied for the Zenith device despite its large-bore delivery system...
  43. ncbi request reprint Duplex ultrasound remains a reliable test even after carotid stenting
    Brian G Peterson
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:793-7. 2005
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Samer F Najjar
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Arch Surg 142:1049-52. 2007
    ..Percutaneous endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (RAAAs) has better outcomes than traditional open surgical repair...
  45. ncbi request reprint Aortic arch vessel stenting: a single-center experience using cerebral protection
    Brian G Peterson
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Surg 141:560-3; discussion 563-4. 2006
    ..Traditional management of supra-aortic trunk disease has employed surgical extra-anatomic bypass via a cervical approach or median sternotomy. Endoluminal therapy may be a less morbid alternative...
  46. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endovascular repair of blunt thoracic aortic transection
    Brian G Peterson
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Trauma 59:1062-5. 2005
    ..We reviewed our experience of endoluminal stent-graft repair for treatment of acute traumatic thoracic aortic transection...
  47. ncbi request reprint Decreased incidence of left common iliac vein compression in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Natalie C Moreland
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:595-600. 2006
    ....
  48. pmc Early versus delayed carotid endarterectomy in symptomatic patients
    Suman Annambhotla
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:1296-302; discussion 1302. 2012
    ..In an effort to preserve cerebral function, urgent early CEA has been recommended in many circumstances. We analyzed outcomes of different time intervals in early CEA in comparison with delayed treatment...
  49. doi request reprint Late Type III endoleak and graft failure of an Ancure stent-graft
    Katherine E Brown
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 201 E Huron St, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1506-8. 2008
    ..The endoleak was successfully treated by endovascular means with an aortouni-iliac device, contralateral iliac plug followed by a femoral-to-femoral bypass graft...
  50. doi request reprint Outcomes of Amplatzer vascular plugs for occlusion of internal iliacs during aortoiliac aneurysm stent grafting
    Scott A Resnick
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:613-7. 2008
    ..The deployment accuracy of this device allows for consistent preservation of the IIA divisional bifurcation and, thus, may allow for preservation of important pelvic collateral flow...
  51. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery stenting in octogenarians: is it too risky?
    G Matthew Longo
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:812-6. 2005
    ..Vascular surgeons facile at CAS should expect 30-day results comparable to CEA in all age groups. Octogenarians, whether symptomatic or asymptomatic, should not be denied this form of treatment...
  52. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous drainage and explanation of an infected aortic endoluminal stent graft
    Kyle H Mueller
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 17:550-3. 2003
    ..This case report describes an early infection of an endoluminal aortic stent graft treated initially with percutaneous drainage and ultimately with staged extraanatomic bypass and graft explantation...
  53. ncbi request reprint Fracture of a nitinol carotid artery stent that caused restenosis
    Daniel Surdell
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1297-9. 2007
    ....
  54. doi request reprint Strategies for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Michael Monge
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 201 East Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:S44-50. 2008
    ..Institutional comparative outcomes of open versus stent-graft repair are also reviewed in lieu of randomized trial data...
  55. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Mark D Morasch
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:12-6. 2004
    ..A comparison of Excluder endograft deployment with femoral artery cutdown (FAC) versus percutaneous femoral access (PFA) for treatment of infrarenal AAA was undertaken...
  56. doi request reprint An uncommon cause for carotid artery stenosis after carotid stenting
    Joseph G Adel
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:258.e9-12. 2009
    ..We present an unusual case of carotid artery stenosis 18 months after angioplasty and stenting as a result of recurrent malignancy, which was treated with repeat stent placement...
  57. ncbi request reprint Overview of success of EVAR: progress to date
    G Matthew Longo
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 17:307-13. 2004
    ..This review looks at the successes of EVAR, based on both US Food and Drug Administration trials and independent studies comparing conventional open repair and endovascular repair...
  58. doi request reprint Zone I gunshot neck injury treated with common carotid and esophageal stent grafts
    Manuel Garcia-Toca
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 650, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:1448-51. 2010
    ..This case report demonstrates effective stent grafting of an arterial and an esophageal zone I neck injury after a civilian gunshot...
  59. ncbi request reprint Caudal migration of endoprostheses after treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms
    James L Ebaugh
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Surg Res 107:14-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the migration of endoprostheses 2 years after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair...
  60. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of descending aortic dissections
    Brian G Peterson
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 17:268-73. 2005
    ..The section concludes with an overview of published data on stent-graft repair of both acute and chronic aortic dissections...
  61. doi request reprint Hybrid thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair: visceral revascularization combined with endovascular abdominal and thoracic aneurysm repair
    Kamaldeep Heyer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:735-7. 2010
    ..The authors present a case that required the addition of a bifurcated infrarenal EVAR to completely exclude a type III TAAA...
  62. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of aortitis with early aneurysmal dilation
    Cheong J Lee
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
    Ann Vasc Surg 28:568-74. 2014
    ..Surgery is most often performed when significant aneurysmal changes have already occurred. Outcomes of early surgical management of aortitis with early aneurysmal dilation have not been reported previously...
  63. doi request reprint Outcomes of elective abdominal aortic aneurysm repair among the elderly: endovascular versus open repair
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL 60611 3211, USA
    Surgery 151:245-60. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze outcomes of endovascular (EVAR) and open surgical repair (OSR) of elective AAA among the elderly (≥80 years)...
  64. ncbi request reprint New treatments for cerebrovascular disease
    Joseph Vijungco
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 17:279-87. 2005
    ..The role of carotid angioplasty and stenting, which offers the patient a less invasive method of treating the carotid plaque, continues to evolve...
  65. doi request reprint Carotid artery stenting using proximal balloon occlusion embolic protection
    Mark L Keldahl
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 22:187-93. 2010
    ..Improvements among the class of proximal balloon occlusion devices with flow reversal have a number of theoretic advantages and are the focus of this review article...
  66. ncbi request reprint Coil embolization of an inferior pancreaticoduodenal artery aneurysm associated with celiac artery occlusion
    Brian G Peterson
    Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cardiovasc Surg 11:515-9. 2003
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint External carotid artery stenting to treat patients with symptomatic ipsilateral internal carotid artery occlusion: a multicenter case series
    David S Xu
    Departments of Neurological Surgery and Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:314-21. 2010
    ..Stenosis of the ECA in ipsilateral ICA occlusion can produce ischemic sequelae...
  68. doi request reprint Carotid stenting: risk factors for periprocedural stroke
    Kamaldeep S Heyer
    Northwestern University, Division of Vascular Surgery, 201 East Huron Street, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 8:469-77. 2008
    ..e., diabetes, coronary artery disease, renal failure and advanced age) and equipment (i.e., embolic protection systems and stent designs) that have been identified in the literature as predictors of poorer outcomes...
  69. ncbi request reprint Blunt traumatic aortic transection: endoluminal repair with commercially available aortic cuffs
    Albert Sam
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:1132-5. 2003
    ..We describe three cases of blunt traumatic thoracic aortic transection treated with commercially available aortic endoluminal stent grafts...
  70. ncbi request reprint Cervical schwannoma
    Melina R Kibbe
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:502-3. 2004
  71. ncbi request reprint Endoluminal repair of an acute aorto-left renal vein fistula
    Raymond M Shaheen
    Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surgery 138:109-10. 2005
  72. ncbi request reprint Lower extremity stepping-table magnetic resonance angiography with multilevel contrast timing and segmented contrast infusion
    Mark D Morasch
    Division of Vascular Surgery and the Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:62-71. 2003
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  73. ncbi request reprint Renal artery aneurysm
    Melina R Kibbe
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:1024-5. 2004
  74. doi request reprint Aortic endografting: state of the art
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery and Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 201 East Huron Street, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:S1. 2008
  75. doi request reprint Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty in the treatment of extensive LSD-induced lower extremity vasospasm refractory to pharmacologic therapy
    Mehul V Raval
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 251 E Huron St, Galter 10 105, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1227-30. 2008
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Carotid body tumor--a case report
    Felix J Ling
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 38:185-8. 2004
    ..Therefore, definitive treatment requires surgical resection. The authors describe a case of a patient with a carotid body tumor and review the most recent literature on this unusual topic...
  77. doi request reprint Development of an online morbidity, mortality, and near-miss reporting system to identify patterns of adverse events in surgical patients
    Karl Y Bilimoria
    Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Arch Surg 144:305-11; discussion 311. 2009
    ..To design a Web-based system to track adverse and near-miss events, to establish an automated method to identify patterns of events, and to assess the adverse event reporting behavior of physicians...
  78. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of the incidence of deep venous thrombosis in bariatric surgery patients
    Jay B Prystowsky
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Surgery 138:759-63; discussion 763-5. 2005
    ..Our purpose was to determine the incidence of VTE in a consecutive series of patients undergoing Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) to guide appropriate therapy...
  79. ncbi request reprint Sac behavior after aneurysm treatment with the Gore Excluder low-permeability aortic endoprosthesis: 12-month comparison to the original Excluder device
    Shan E Ali Haider
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:694-700. 2006
    ..In July 2004, the device was modified to decrease graft permeability. This study evaluated the efficacy of the new Excluder Low-Permeability Device (ELPD) at 1 year and compared it with the OGE and the Cook Zenith device (ZEN)...
  80. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of thoracic aortic tears
    Hassan Y Tehrani
    Department of Surgery, University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:873-7; discussion 877-8. 2006
    ..However, open repair is associated with high rates of morbidity and mortality, particularly in multiply injured trauma patients. We reviewed our experiences of endovascular repair of acute TTAT...
  81. doi request reprint Management of atherosclerotic carotid artery disease: clinical practice guidelines of the Society for Vascular Surgery
    Robert W Hobson
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:480-6. 2008
    ..A possible exception includes patients with >/=80% carotid artery stenosis and high anatomic risk for carotid endarterectomy...
  82. ncbi request reprint Lipopolysaccharide preconditioning and cross-tolerance: the induction of protective mechanisms for rat intestinal ileus
    Nicolas T Schwarz
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Gastroenterology 123:586-98. 2002
    ..Our aims were to investigate intestinal muscle recovery after a single or repeated lipopolysaccharide (LPS) injections. We also investigated the ability of LPS to induce cross-tolerance to postoperative ileus...
  83. pmc The Angioguard embolic protection device
    Gail M Siewiorek
    Biomedical Engineering Department, Carnegie Mellon University, 1210 Hamburg Hall, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 5:287-96. 2008
    ..It is likely that in the future both CAS and CEA will coexist as potential forms of treatment in the clinical management of cerebrovascular disease...