Frank R Arko

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of axillosubclavian vein thrombosis: a novel technique for rapid removal of clot using low-dose thrombolysis
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 10:733-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair reduces early and late morbidity compared to open surgery for abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Frank R Arko
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5642, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 9:711-8. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Intrasac flow velocities predict sealing of type II endoleaks after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:8-15. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Morphologic changes and outcome following endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair as a function of aneurysm size
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif, USA
    Arch Surg 138:651-5; discussion 655-6. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Hypogastric artery bypass to preserve pelvic circulation: improved outcome after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:404-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint How many patients with infrarenal aneurysms are candidates for endovascular repair? The Northern California experience
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, California, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 11:33-40. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Controlled localized thrombolysis with the "turbo" trellis to treat acute arterial occlusions following major surgery
    Frank R Arko
    Stanford University, California, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 11:339-43. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Early and late functional outcome assessments following endovascular and open aneurysm repair
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, California 94305, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 10:2-9. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Percutaneous access for endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: can selection criteria be expanded?
    Stephen T Smith
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9157, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:621-6. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Effect of hospital volume on in-hospital mortality for renal artery bypass
    J Gregory Modrall
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 43:339-45. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of axillosubclavian vein thrombosis: a novel technique for rapid removal of clot using low-dose thrombolysis
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 10:733-8. 2003
    ..To report successful combined percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy and pharmacological lysis for axillosubclavian vein thrombosis, with rapid clot removal at a single setting using low-dose thrombolysis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair reduces early and late morbidity compared to open surgery for abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Frank R Arko
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5642, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 9:711-8. 2002
    ..To compare systemic complications between standard surgery and endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) for both primary and late secondary procedures...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intrasac flow velocities predict sealing of type II endoleaks after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:8-15. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether intrasac spectral Doppler flow velocities can predict whether or not a type II endoleak will spontaneously seal and to relate intrasac flow to preoperative branch vessel anatomy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Morphologic changes and outcome following endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair as a function of aneurysm size
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif, USA
    Arch Surg 138:651-5; discussion 655-6. 2003
    ..Small infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms have a more favorable clinical and morphologic outcome compared with medium and large abdominal aortic aneurysms following endovascular aneurysm repair(EVAR)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hypogastric artery bypass to preserve pelvic circulation: improved outcome after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:404-8. 2004
    ..This study was carried out to compare the functional outcomes after hypogastric artery bypass and coil embolization for management of common iliac artery aneurysms in the endovascular repair of aortoiliac aneurysms (EVAR)...
  6. ncbi request reprint How many patients with infrarenal aneurysms are candidates for endovascular repair? The Northern California experience
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, California, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 11:33-40. 2004
    ..To determine how many patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) meet the anatomical selection criteria for AneuRx stent-graft repair in community hospitals of Northern California...
  7. ncbi request reprint Controlled localized thrombolysis with the "turbo" trellis to treat acute arterial occlusions following major surgery
    Frank R Arko
    Stanford University, California, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 11:339-43. 2004
    ..To present the management of acute arterial ischemia following major abdominal and orthopedic surgery using a percutaneous thrombectomy device and a low dose of thrombolytic agent...
  8. ncbi request reprint Early and late functional outcome assessments following endovascular and open aneurysm repair
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, California 94305, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 10:2-9. 2003
    ..To compare early and late functional outcomes, as well as survival and recovery, following endovascular or open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)...
  9. doi request reprint Percutaneous access for endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: can selection criteria be expanded?
    Stephen T Smith
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9157, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:621-6. 2009
    ..02). This study demonstrates that patients with obesity or severely calcified femoral arteries can be successfully treated percutaneously with fewer minor groin complications...
  10. doi request reprint Effect of hospital volume on in-hospital mortality for renal artery bypass
    J Gregory Modrall
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 43:339-45. 2009
    ..A recent report determined that the nationwide mortality for renal artery bypass (RAB) is surprisingly high-10%. We hypothesized that operative mortality for RAB is related to the volume of such operations performed in each center...
  11. ncbi request reprint Open versus endovascular AAA repair in patients who are morphological candidates for endovascular treatment
    Bradley B Hill
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive H 3638, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 9:255-61. 2002
    ..To compare the outcomes of open versus endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) in a cohort of patients who fulfill morphological criteria for endovascular repair...
  12. doi request reprint Operative mortality for renal artery bypass in the United States: Results from the National Inpatient Sample
    J Gregory Modrall
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and Dallas Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:317-322. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the operative mortality rate for RABG in the United States and to identify risk factors for perioperative mortality...
  13. doi request reprint Effect of ethnicity and insurance type on the outcome of open thoracic aortic aneurysm repair
    Erin H Murphy
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 27:699-707. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the influence of ethnicity and insurance type on procedure selection and outcome after open thoracic aneurysm repair...
  14. ncbi request reprint Late incidence of chronic venous insufficiency after deep vein harvest
    J Gregory Modrall
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9157, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:520-5; discussion 525. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the late incidence of chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) and to characterize the long-term alterations in venous physiology after DV harvest...
  15. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair with the AneuRx stent graft
    Yehuda G Wolf
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Hospital Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:882-6. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate gender differences in the selection, procedure, and outcome of endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Aneurysm-related death: primary endpoint analysis for comparison of open and endovascular repair
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Vasc Surg 36:297-304. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative colon mucosal oxygen saturation during aortic surgery
    Eugene S Lee
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, California 95817, USA
    J Surg Res 136:19-24. 2006
    ..Colonic ischemia after aortic reconstruction is a devastating complication with high mortality rates. This study evaluates whether Colon Mucosal Oxygen Saturation (CMOS) correlates with colon ischemia during aortic surgery...
  18. ncbi request reprint Device-specific resistance to in vivo displacement of stent-grafts implanted with maximum iliac fixation
    Erin H Murphy
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9157, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 14:585-92. 2007
    ..To compare the in vivo device-specific downward displacement force of various externally supported endografts implanted with maximum iliac fixation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Iliac fixation length and resistance to in-vivo stent-graft displacement
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford University, CA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:664-71. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the importance of iliac fixation in preventing longitudinal in vivo device displacement of a modular, externally supported stent graft...
  20. ncbi request reprint Endovascular aneurysm repair at 5 years: Does aneurysm diameter predict outcome?
    Christopher K Zarins
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5450, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:920-29; discussion 929-31. 2006
    ..We studied the outcome of endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) as a function of preoperative aneurysm diameter to determine the relationship between aneurysm size and long-term outcome of endovascular repair...
  21. doi request reprint Secondary aortoenteric fistulas versus paraprosthetic erosions: is bleeding associated with a worse outcome?
    R James Valentine
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9031, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:922-7. 2008
    ..The purposes of this study were to compare the outcomes of AEF versus PPE and to determine predictors of mortality associated with these lesions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Aortic reconstruction with femoral-popliteal vein: graft stenosis incidence, risk and reintervention
    Adam W Beck
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:36-43; discussion 44. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence of FPV graft failure due to stenosis after neoaortoiliac system (NAIS) reconstruction, and to identify risk factors for this complication...
  23. ncbi request reprint Quantification of vessel wall motion and cyclic strain using cine phase contrast MRI: in vivo validation in the porcine aorta
    Mary T Draney
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5431, USA
    Magn Reson Med 52:286-95. 2004
    ..6%. This study demonstrates that it is feasible to accurately quantify strain from low wall velocities in vivo and that the porcine thoracic aorta does not deform uniformly...
  24. doi request reprint Hybrid repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms involving the visceral vessels: comparative analysis between number of vessels reconstructed, conduit, and gender
    Taylor A Smith
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 25:64-70. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether outcomes were affected by the number of visceral/renal artery reconstructions, conduit, or gender...
  25. doi request reprint Effects of ethnicity and insurance status on outcomes after thoracic endoluminal aortic aneurysm repair (TEVAR)
    Erin H Murphy
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:14S-20S. 2010
    ..This study was designed to better characterize TEVAR outcomes in a large population, and to determine if outcomes are independently influenced by patient ethnicity and insurance status...
  26. ncbi request reprint Predicting changes in blood flow in patient-specific operative plans for treating aortoiliac occlusive disease
    Nathan M Wilson
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5431, USA
    Comput Aided Surg 10:257-77. 2005
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Endograft technology: highlights of the past 10 years
    Thomas J Fogarty
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 11:II192-9. 2004
    ..Although research continues to search for solutions to the problems of endoleak and migration, long-term results even with the earlier second and third-generation devices are better than has been achieved with open surgical repair...
  28. ncbi request reprint What is the significance of endoleaks and endotension
    Maarit A Heikkinen
    Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, H3600, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 84:1337-52, vii. 2004
    ..The risk of conversion should be weighed against the risk of aneurysm rupture. Treatment of type II endoleaks and endotension is more controversial. In those with aneurysm enlargement,secondary interventions are often performed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Introduction of endovascular aneurysm repair into community practice: initial results with a new Food and Drug Administration-approved device
    Christopher K Zarins
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Vasc Surg 36:226-32; discussion 232-3. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the outcome of endovascular aneurysm repair in a defined geographic region during the first 2 years after Food and Drug Administration approval of a new endovascular device...
  30. doi request reprint Management of a chronic carotid artery pseudoaneurysm
    Aaron C Baker
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 44:61-3. 2010
    ..The repair was performed through a right-hand side anterior sternocleidomastoid neck incision, and proximal vascular control was obtained with an 8.5-mm balloon positioned under fluoroscopic guidance via a femoral puncture...
  31. ncbi request reprint Endovascular aortic aneurysm repair in patients with the highest risk and in-hospital mortality in the United States
    Carlos H Timaran
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5909 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 9157, USA
    Arch Surg 142:520-4; discussion 524-5. 2007
    ..This finding was predominantly caused by the substantial in-hospital mortality after EVAR (9%)...
  32. ncbi request reprint "Over-the-wire" inversion saphenectomy: a simple, minimally invasive vein harvesting technique for arterial bypass
    Bradley B Hill
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305 5642, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 12:394-400. 2005
    ..To examine the feasibility and clinical outcome of a novel, minimally invasive technique for harvesting the great saphenous vein (GSV) for use in peripheral arterial bypass surgery...
  33. ncbi request reprint Intravascular ultrasound scanning improves long-term patency of iliac lesions treated with balloon angioplasty and primary stenting
    Clifford J Buckley
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Scott and White Hospital, Texas A and M University Health Science Center, Temple 76508, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:316-23. 2002
    ..Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) has been shown to initially improve the anatomic and clinical stenting. The purpose of this study was to determine whether the use of IVUS increased long-term patency of this intervention...
  34. ncbi request reprint Explant analysis of AneuRx stent grafts: relationship between structural findings and clinical outcome
    Christopher K Zarins
    Division of Vascular Surgery and Health Research and Policy, Stanford University Medical Center, CA 94305 5642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:1-11. 2004
    ..We reviewed the structural findings of explanted AneuRx stent grafts used to treat abdominal aortic aneurysms, and relate the findings to clinical outcome measures...
  35. ncbi request reprint The impact of aortic endografts on renal function
    Jean Marc Alsac
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Hospital, Calif, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:926-30. 2005
    ..To determine the impact on late postoperative renal function of suprarenal and infrarenal fixation of endografts used to treat infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Duplex scanning after endovascular aneurysm repair: an alternative to computed tomography
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 17:161-5. 2004
    ..This article will discuss the benefits, techniques, and limitation of duplex ultrasound in the long-term surveillance of endografts following endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair...
  37. ncbi request reprint Successful percutaneous angioplasty and stenting of the radial artery in a patient with chronic upper extremity ischemia and digital gangrene
    Sean Dineen
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 14:426-8. 2007
    ..To report percutaneous treatment of a chronic radial artery occlusion in a multimorbid patient with ischemic tissue loss...
  38. ncbi request reprint Duplex ultrasound criteria for defining the severity of carotid stenosis
    Konstantinos A Filis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 16:413-21. 2002
    ..Clinical management of patients with carotid stenosis can be based solely on carotid DUS in 97% of patients considered for treatment of carotid artery disease...
  39. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of small aortic aneurysms does not alter anatomic suitability for endovascular repair
    Franklin S Yau
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9157, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:96-100. 2007
    ..5 cm). The purpose of this study was to determine whether small AAA growth is associated with the development of morphologic characteristics that decrease eligibility for EVAR...
  40. doi request reprint Thoracic endovascular repair (TEVAR) in the management of aortic arch pathology
    Erin H Murphy
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9157, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:55-66. 2012
    ..Because endografting has excellent results for descending thoracic aortic disease, extension of thoracic endovascular repair (TEVAR) to the arch is a consideration...
  41. ncbi request reprint In vivo validation of numerical prediction of blood flow in arterial bypass grafts
    Joy P Ku
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, CA 94305 3030, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 30:743-52. 2002
    ..6% of the experimental data. The average absolute difference in the bypass-to-inlet blood flow ratio was 5.4 +/- 2.8%. For the aorta-to-inlet blood flow ratio, the average absolute difference was 6.0 +/- 3.3%...
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinical and economic evaluation of the trellis thrombectomy device for arterial occlusions: preliminary analysis
    Timur P Sarac
    Department of Vascular Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Vasc Surg 39:556-9. 2004
    ..This preliminary study examined the technical efficacy, safety, and cost of treating arterial occlusions with a single device that combines pharmacologic and mechanical thrombolysis...
  43. ncbi request reprint The importance of iliac fixation in prevention of stent graft migration
    Maarit A Heikkinen
    Department of Surgery, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    J Vasc Surg 43:1130-7; discussion 1137. 2006
    ..We sought to determine the relative importance of distal iliac fixation in preventing endograft migration and adverse clinical events after endovascular aneurysm repair...
  44. ncbi request reprint Regarding "Endograft migration one to four years after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair with the AneuRx device: a cautionary note"
    Frank R Arko
    J Vasc Surg 37:916; author reply 916-8. 2003
  45. doi request reprint Endovascular aneurysm repair utilizing the AneuRx and Talent stent grafts
    Frank R Arko
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9157, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 20:120-8; discussion 129-35. 2008
    ..We will discuss technical maneuvers and considerations when encountering difficult anatomical situations and how to avoid long-term complications...
  46. ncbi request reprint Endovascular conversion with femorofemoral bypass as a treatment of endotension and aneurysm sac enlargement
    Stephen T Smith
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390 9157, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:395-8. 2007
    ..Subsequently, imaging showed aneurysm sac shrinkage. This is a report of endotension with aneurysm expansion following Gore Excluder placement which was treated successfully with a dacron endograft...
  47. doi request reprint Technical tips for abdominal aortic endografting
    Erin H Murphy
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9157, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 21:25-30. 2008
    ..We will discuss technical maneuvers and considerations when encountering difficult anatomy and challenging surgical procedures...
  48. ncbi request reprint Dynamic geometry and wall thickness of the aortic neck of abdominal aortic aneurysms with intravascular ultrasonography
    Frank R Arko
    Divisions of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75903, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:891-6; discussion 896-7. 2007
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Aggressive percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy of deep venous thrombosis: early clinical results
    Frank R Arko
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5909 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75903, USA
    Arch Surg 142:513-8; discussion 518-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy for deep venous thrombosis (DVT)...
  50. doi request reprint Device-specific aneurysm sac morphology after endovascular aneurysm repair: evaluation of contemporary graft materials
    Harshal S Broker
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:702-6; discussion 707. 2008
    ..This study analyzed device-specific aneurysm sac morphology after endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) with low-permeability devices...
  51. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Crux IVC Filter in an animal model
    Erin H Murphy
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9157, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 15:292-9. 2008
    ..To determine the safety and performance of a new inferior vena cava (IVC) filter in an ovine model and evaluate the retrievability at 5 weeks...
  52. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous arterial recanalization with magnetic resonance angiography evidence: report of a case
    Konstantinos A Filis
    Division of Vascular Surgery, First Department of Surgery, University of Athens Medical School, 3, Tsigante str, 15669 Papagos, Athens, Greece
    Surg Today 36:923-6. 2006
    ..Spontaneous lower limb arterial recanalization is a rare phenomenon. To our knowledge, this is the first case of spontaneous arterial recanalization after a distal thromboembolic event caused by popliteal entrapment syndrome...