Benjamin W Starnes

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Endovascular management of vascular trauma
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:114-29. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Peacekeeping and stability operations: a military surgeon's perspective
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Service, Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, 7521 53rd St Ct W, University Place, Tacoma, WA 98467, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 86:753-63. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Extremity vascular injuries on the battlefield: tips for surgeons deploying to war
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Department of Surgery General Surgery Services, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431 1100, USA
    J Trauma 60:432-42. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Functional and survival outcomes in traumatic blunt thoracic aortic injuries: An analysis of the National Trauma Databank
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:988-94. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Blunt abdominal aortic injury
    Sherene Shalhub
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:1277-85. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from modern military surgery
    Alec C Beekley
    US Army Medical Corps, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040 Fitzsimmons Avenue, Fort Lewis, WA 98431, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:157-84, vii. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Thoracic aorta to popliteal artery bypass for bilateral lower-extremity critical limb ischemia
    Arjun Jayaraj
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:858.e11-4. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Vascular trauma: endovascular management and techniques
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fitzsimmons Drive, Building 9040, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:1179-92, x-xi. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided access improves rate of access-related complications for totally percutaneous aortic aneurysm repair
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:736-41. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Supporting the Global War on Terror: a tale of two campaigns featuring the 250th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne)
    Robert M Rush
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98433, USA
    Am J Surg 189:564-70; discussion 570. 2005

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Endovascular management of vascular trauma
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:114-29. 2006
    ..This chapter reviews current literature with regard to the endovascular management of traumatic vascular injuries with regions being broadly defined as neck, trunk, and extremity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Peacekeeping and stability operations: a military surgeon's perspective
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Service, Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, 7521 53rd St Ct W, University Place, Tacoma, WA 98467, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 86:753-63. 2006
    ..This article explores the unique features of a surgeon's role in the support of these missions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Extremity vascular injuries on the battlefield: tips for surgeons deploying to war
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Department of Surgery General Surgery Services, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431 1100, USA
    J Trauma 60:432-42. 2006
    ..The combat-experienced military surgeon, a fraction of those in uniform until recently, rarely has had the opportunity to convey lessons learned to the newly indoctrinated war surgeon. The purpose of this review is to do exactly that...
  4. doi request reprint Functional and survival outcomes in traumatic blunt thoracic aortic injuries: An analysis of the National Trauma Databank
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:988-94. 2009
    ..Utilizing a nationwide database, we determined the incidence of BAI, and analyzed both functional and survival outcomes at discharge compared with matched controls...
  5. doi request reprint Blunt abdominal aortic injury
    Sherene Shalhub
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:1277-85. 2012
    ..We sought to describe the experience of a high-volume trauma center and to provide a contemporary review of the literature to better understand the natural history and management of this injury...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from modern military surgery
    Alec C Beekley
    US Army Medical Corps, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040 Fitzsimmons Avenue, Fort Lewis, WA 98431, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:157-84, vii. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Thoracic aorta to popliteal artery bypass for bilateral lower-extremity critical limb ischemia
    Arjun Jayaraj
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:858.e11-4. 2012
    ..The technique of this operative approach is discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Vascular trauma: endovascular management and techniques
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fitzsimmons Drive, Building 9040, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:1179-92, x-xi. 2007
    ..Using endovascular adjuncts does not preclude standard open surgery, nor does it prohibit an immediate or delayed surgical repair...
  9. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided access improves rate of access-related complications for totally percutaneous aortic aneurysm repair
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:736-41. 2008
    ..This technical adjunct appears to have the largest impact on patients requiring larger sheath sizes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Supporting the Global War on Terror: a tale of two campaigns featuring the 250th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne)
    Robert M Rush
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98433, USA
    Am J Surg 189:564-70; discussion 570. 2005
    ..Forward Surgical Teams (FSTs) are 20-person units designed to perform front-line, life-saving combat surgery. This study compares the employment, injuries encountered, and workload of an airborne FST in two widely varying campaigns...
  11. ncbi request reprint Application of the Mangled Extremity Severity Score in a combat setting
    Robert M Rush
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Mil Med 172:777-81. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the Mangled Extremity Severity Score (MESS) in a combat setting...
  12. doi request reprint A surgeon's perspective regarding the regulatory, compliance, and legal issues involved with physician-modified devices
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 57:829-31. 2013
    ..The purpose of this invited commentary is to review the regulatory, compliance, and legal issues regarding the practice of medical device modification...
  13. doi request reprint Physician-modified endovascular grafts for the treatment of elective, symptomatic, or ruptured juxtarenal aortic aneurysms
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:601-7. 2012
    ..To determine if a physician-modified endovascular graft (PMEG) is a safe and effective method of treating juxtarenal aortic aneurysms in patients considered to be unsuitable for open surgical repair...
  14. doi request reprint A prospective evaluation of C-reactive protein in the progression of carotid artery stenosis
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, DuPont, WA 98327, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:744-50; discussion 751. 2008
    ..Based on this finding, we sought to further evaluate the association of CRP levels with ultrasound progression of carotid artery stenosis, and/or clinical events...
  15. ncbi request reprint Limb salvage and outcomes among patients with traumatic popliteal vascular injury: an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank
    Philip S Mullenix
    General Surgery Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:94-100. 2006
    ..Popliteal arterial trauma carries the greatest risk of limb loss of any peripheral vascular injury. The purpose of this study was to analyze outcomes after popliteal arterial injuries and identify factors contributing to disability...
  16. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein level and traditional vascular risk factors in the prediction of carotid stenosis
    Philip S Mullenix
    General Surgery Service, Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431 1100, USA
    Arch Surg 142:1066-71. 2007
    ..There is no relationship between C-reactive protein (CRP) level and the presence and degree of carotid stenosis (null hypothesis)...
  17. doi request reprint Blunt carotid and vertebral artery injuries
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, United States
    Injury 39:1232-41. 2008
    ..While the majority of injuries will resolve with medical management, a proportion will require further intervention in order to reduce the risk of subsequent stroke...
  18. ncbi request reprint The impact of an interventional vascular specialty team on institutional endovascular aneurysm repair outcomes
    Philip S Mullenix
    General Surgery Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Am J Surg 189:577-80; discussion 580. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the impact of several institutional changes associated with the use of these funds...
  19. doi request reprint Three-dimensional ultrasonography measurements after endovascular aneurysm repair
    Marlin Wayne Causey
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 27:146-53. 2013
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms: remote aortic occlusion for the general surgeon
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fitzsimmons Drive, Building 9040, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:1035-45, viii. 2007
    ..An endovascular approach to this disease process does not preclude open repair, and remote aortic occlusion can serve as an integral adjunct for general surgeons approaching a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm...
  21. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of axillosubclavian arterial transection in patients with blunt traumatic injury
    Sherene Shalhub
    University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, 325 9th Ave, Box 359796, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Vasc Surg 53:1141-4. 2011
    ..We describe an endovascular technique utilizing combined brachial and femoral access to create a through-and-through brachial-femoral wire and repair the arterial injury with a covered stent...
  22. ncbi request reprint Rapid high-volume population screening for three major risk factors of future stroke: phase I results
    Philip S Mullenix
    Department of General Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 40:177-87. 2006
    ..Phase II of this study will investigate the degree of stroke risk reduction possible with a multidisciplinary approach to early identification and aggressive treatment of these risks...
  23. doi request reprint Contemporary management of blunt aortic injury
    Arjun Jayaraj
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 23:49-55. 2011
    ..In this article, the authors discuss about open and endovascular management of blunt aortic injury and provide the latest information regarding endovascular repair of such injuries...
  24. ncbi request reprint Vascular surgery on the modern battlefield
    Charles J Fox
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Vascular Surgery, Bldg 2, Ward 64, 6900 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:1193-211, xi. 2007
    ..This article provides an overview of the contemporary management of vascular injuries in combat casualties during recent United States military operations...
  25. ncbi request reprint Endovascular assisted in situ bypass grafting: a simplified technique for saphenous vein side branch occlusion
    Sean D O'Donnell
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Peripheral Vascular Surgery Ward 64, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6900 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:856-8. 2003
    ..This report details a simplified technique that uses widely available catheter-based equipment to perform saphenous vein side branch occlusion under fluoroscopic guidance...