Matthew W Mell
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Interfacility transfer and mortality for patients with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysmMatthew W Mell
Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif Electronic address
J Vasc Surg 60:553-7. 2014..Our objective was to compare patients transferred for treatment of rAAAs with those treated without transfer, with particular emphasis on mortality and resource utilization...
- Payer status, preoperative surveillance, and rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysms in the US Medicare populationMatthew W Mell
Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA Electronic address
Ann Vasc Surg 28:1378-83. 2014..To determine the factors contributing to increased rate of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) for elderly poor patients...
- Evaluation of Medicare claims data to ascertain peripheral vascular events in the Women's Health InitiativeMatthew W Mell
Stanford University, Stanford, Calif Electronic address
J Vasc Surg 60:98-105. 2014..We sought to compare the use of Medicare data with data from the Women's Health Initiative (WHI) to determine peripheral vascular events, as defined by the WHI study design...
- Gaps in preoperative surveillance and rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysms among Medicare beneficiariesMatthew W Mell
Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif Electronic address
J Vasc Surg 59:583-8. 2014..Gaps in surveillance after early diagnosis may lead to unrecognized AAA growth, rupture, and death. This study investigates the frequency and predictors of rupture of previously diagnosed AAAs...
- Late diagnosis of abdominal aortic aneurysms substantiates underutilization of abdominal aortic aneurysm screening for Medicare beneficiariesMatthew W Mell
Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif 94305 5642, USA
J Vasc Surg 57:1519-23, 1523.e1. 2013..S. Medicare beneficiaries and to identify patient and hospital factors contributing to early vs late diagnosis of AAA...
- Superior outcomes for rural patients after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair supports a systematic regional approach to abdominal aortic aneurysm careMatthew W Mell
Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif, USA
J Vasc Surg 56:608-13. 2012..The purpose of this study was to compare the national experience for treatment of intact AAA for patients living in rural areas or towns with those living in urban areas...
- Predictors of emergency department death for patients presenting with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysmsMatthew W Mell
Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif 94305 5642, USA
J Vasc Surg 56:651-5. 2012..The goals of this study were to determine the incidence and predictors of ED death for patients presenting to EDs with rAAAs...
- No increased mortality with early aortic aneurysm diseaseMatthew Mell
Department of Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif, USA
J Vasc Surg 56:1246-51. 2012..As part of an ongoing natural history study of AAA, we report the mortality risk associated with presence of early disease...
- Failure to rescue and mortality after reoperation for abdominal aortic aneurysm repairMatthew W Mell
Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
J Vasc Surg 54:346-51; discussion 351-2. 2011..This study describes the relationship between reoperation and mortality and examines the effect of physician speciality on reintervention rates and failure to rescue after AAA repair...
- Effect of early plasma transfusion on mortality in patients with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysmMatthew W Mell
Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Surgery 148:955-62. 2010..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of the PRBC:FFP ratio on mortality for patients with massive hemorrhage after ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (RAAA)...
- Causes and implications of readmission after abdominal aortic aneurysm repairDavid Yu Greenblatt
Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program WiSOR, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
Ann Surg 256:595-605. 2012..To determine the frequency, causes, predictors, and consequences of 30-day readmission after abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair...
- Modern advances in vascular traumaRachael A Callcut
Department of Surgery, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Surg Clin North Am 93:941-61, ix. 2013..Mortality and morbidity from vascular injury have declined over the last decade. The use of vascular shunts and tourniquets has become standard of care in military medicine. ..
- Factors impacting follow-up care after placement of temporary inferior vena cava filtersElsie Gyang
Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5642, USA
J Vasc Surg 58:440-5. 2013..The goal of our study was to determine demographic and clinical factors predictive of IVC filter follow-up care in a university hospital setting...
- Differences in readmissions after open repair versus endovascular aneurysm repairKevin Casey
Division of Vascular Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, Calif
J Vasc Surg 57:89-95. 2013..We sought to determine reasons for all-cause readmissions within the first year after open repair and EVAR...
- A new intercostal artery management strategy for thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repairMatthew W Mell
Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
J Surg Res 154:99-104. 2009....
- Predictors of surgical site infection after open lower extremity revascularizationDavid Yu Greenblatt
Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
J Vasc Surg 54:433-9. 2011....
- Impact of the Screening Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Very Efficiently (SAAAVE) Act on abdominal ultrasonography use among Medicare beneficiariesJacqueline Baras Shreibati
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Arch Intern Med 172:1456-62. 2012..We examined the association between this program and abdominal ultrasonography for AAA screening, elective AAA repair, hospitalization for AAA rupture, and all-cause mortality...
- Payer status is associated with the use of prophylactic inferior vena cava filter in high-risk trauma patientsDanielle M Pickham
Department of Surgery, Stanford University Hospital, Stanford, CA, USA
Surgery 152:232-7. 2012..This lack of clarity creates the potential for variability and disparities in care. We hypothesized there would be differential use of prophylactic IVC filters for patients at high risk for PE on the basis of insurance status...
- Long-term results after accessory renal artery coverage during endovascular aortic aneurysm repairJoshua I Greenberg
Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif, USA
J Vasc Surg 56:291-6; discussion 296-7. 2012..This study evaluates the outcomes of ARA coverage in a large contemporary cohort...
- Impact of intraoperative arteriography on limb salvage for traumatic popliteal artery injuryRachael A Callcut
Department of Surgery, Section of Vascular Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
J Trauma 67:252-7; discussion 257-8. 2009..Time to revascularization is speculated to be a major determinant of limb salvage for traumatic popliteal injuries. The purpose of this study was to determine whether location of diagnostic arteriography affected outcome...
- Adherence to postoperative surveillance guidelines after endovascular aortic aneurysm repair among Medicare beneficiariesTrit Garg
Division of Vascular Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif
J Vasc Surg 61:23-7. 2015..We sought to describe long-term adherence to surveillance guidelines among United States Medicare beneficiaries and determine patient and hospital factors associated with incomplete surveillance...