Anthony J Comerota

Summary

Affiliation: The Toledo Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality-of-life improvement using thrombolytic therapy for iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 3:S61-7. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Do randomized trials of thrombolysis versus open revascularization still apply to current management: what has changed?
    Anthony J Comerota
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 22:41-6. 2009
  3. doi request reprint A multicenter experience evaluating chronic total occlusion crossing with the Wildcat catheter (the CONNECT study)
    John P Pigott
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:1615-21. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The current role of operative venous thrombectomy in deep vein thrombosis
    Anthony J Comerota
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 25:2-12. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Thrombolysis for deep venous thrombosis
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:607-11. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The future of deep venous thrombosis and post-thrombotic syndrome in 2020
    A J Comerota
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Phlebology 27:95-102. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The ATTRACT trial: rationale for early intervention for iliofemoral DVT
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 21:221-4; quiz 224-5. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis: a strategy of thrombus removal
    A J Comerota
    University of Michigan, Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, 2109 Hughes Dr, Suite 400, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 33:351-60; discussion 361-2. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Retrievable IVC filters: a decision matrix for appropriate utilization
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Ohio 43606, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:11-7. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Antiplatelet therapy for vascular interventions
    Anthony J Comerota
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 20:28-35. 2008

Detail Information

Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint Quality-of-life improvement using thrombolytic therapy for iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 3:S61-7. 2002
    ..Improved quality of life is related to successful thrombolysis. These data offer a compelling argument for a prospective randomized study...
  2. doi request reprint Do randomized trials of thrombolysis versus open revascularization still apply to current management: what has changed?
    Anthony J Comerota
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 22:41-6. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint A multicenter experience evaluating chronic total occlusion crossing with the Wildcat catheter (the CONNECT study)
    John P Pigott
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:1615-21. 2012
    ..This report describes the results of a prospective, multicenter, nonrandomized trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of the Wildcat device when crossing de novo or restenotic femoropopliteal CTOs...
  4. doi request reprint The current role of operative venous thrombectomy in deep vein thrombosis
    Anthony J Comerota
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 25:2-12. 2012
    ..The techniques described herein represent the authors' approach to patients with few alternatives to clear their venous system...
  5. doi request reprint Thrombolysis for deep venous thrombosis
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:607-11. 2012
    ..This summary reviews the evidence supporting this strategy as the preferred initial management of patients with extensive proximal DVT...
  6. doi request reprint The future of deep venous thrombosis and post-thrombotic syndrome in 2020
    A J Comerota
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Phlebology 27:95-102. 2012
    ..Post-thrombotic syndrome will see greater attention towards treating the intraluminal fibrosis, thereby eliminating post-thrombotic venous obstruction. Unfortunately, neovalves will still be searching for the appropriate application...
  7. doi request reprint The ATTRACT trial: rationale for early intervention for iliofemoral DVT
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 21:221-4; quiz 224-5. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis: a strategy of thrombus removal
    A J Comerota
    University of Michigan, Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, 2109 Hughes Dr, Suite 400, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 33:351-60; discussion 361-2. 2007
    ..The authors review evidence supporting the rationale for thrombus removal and discuss the most effective approaches for treating patients with acute iliofemoral DVT...
  9. ncbi request reprint Retrievable IVC filters: a decision matrix for appropriate utilization
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Ohio 43606, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:11-7. 2006
    ..This article reviews the indications for caval filtration in patients at risk for venous thromboembolic events. A decision matrix is suggested for use of retrievable (optional) vena caval filters...
  10. doi request reprint Antiplatelet therapy for vascular interventions
    Anthony J Comerota
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 20:28-35. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Management of anticoagulation and platelet inhibition in reconstructive vascular surgery
    Anthony J Comerota
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Vascular 16:S48-54. 2008
    ..The appropriate use of antithrombotic therapy for vascular reconstructive surgery patients has important implications for both short- and long-term patient outcomes...
  12. doi request reprint Can intraoperative thrombolytic therapy assist with the management of acute limb ischemia?
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 22:47-51. 2009
    ..This article describes the rationale for intraoperative thrombolysis, reviews the evidence supporting its use, and suggests several technical approaches to incorporating lytic therapy intraoperatively...
  13. doi request reprint Upper extremity ischemia treated with tissue repair cells from adult bone marrow
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:723-9. 2010
    ..We describe a patient with gangrene of both hands as a result of unreconstructable atherosclerotic disease of both upper extremities who was successfully treated with tissue repair cells (TRCs) produced from the patient's bone marrow...
  14. doi request reprint Endovenectomy of the common femoral vein and intraoperative iliac vein recanalization for chronic iliofemoral venous occlusion
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:243-7. 2010
    ..This procedure led to reduced pain, edema, and healing of a long-standing venous ulcer, with a marked reduction in postthrombotic morbidity...
  15. doi request reprint Randomized trial evidence supporting a strategy of thrombus removal for acute DVT
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 23:192-8. 2010
    ..Hopefully, the reader can put these results into perspective versus those anticipated with anticoagulation alone...
  16. doi request reprint Intermittent pneumatic compression: physiologic and clinical basis to improve management of venous leg ulcers
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo Hospital, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 53:1121-9. 2011
    ..It seems that application of IPC in combination with sustained graduated compression improves outcome in patients with the most advanced venous disease...
  17. doi request reprint Common femoral endovenectomy with iliocaval endoluminal recanalization improves symptoms and quality of life in patients with postthrombotic iliofemoral obstruction
    David Vogel
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:129-35. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to report preliminary observations of common femoral endovenectomy and intraoperative endoluminal recanalization of the iliac veins in patients with incapacitating postthrombotic iliofemoral obstruction...
  18. doi request reprint Quantity of clot lysed after catheter-directed thrombolysis for iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis correlates with postthrombotic morbidity
    Nina K Grewal
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:1209-14. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to objectively assess whether the amount of clot reduction at the time of acute therapy correlates with long-term postthrombotic morbidity...
  19. doi request reprint Hyperemic maximal venous outflow unmasks symptomatic lower extremity venous obstruction
    David J Paolini
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:749-53. 2008
    ..A postocclusive reactive hyperemic technique was used to unmask significant outflow obstruction, leading to operative correction and subsequent symptom resolution...
  20. doi request reprint Postthrombotic morbidity correlates with residual thrombus following catheter-directed thrombolysis for iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:768-73. 2012
    ..This study examined the correlation of residual thrombus with postthrombotic syndrome after catheter-based attempts at thrombus removal in patients with iliofemoral DVT...
  21. doi request reprint Managing iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis of pregnancy with a strategy of thrombus removal is safe and avoids post-thrombotic morbidity
    Santiago Herrera
    Jobst Vascular Institute, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio
    J Vasc Surg 59:456-64. 2014
    ..This report reviews short- and long-term outcomes of 13 patients with extensive DVT of pregnancy treated with a strategy of thrombus removal...
  22. doi request reprint Elective endovascular and open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms in octogenarians
    David Paolini
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:924-7. 2008
    ..Octogenarians, as a subgroup, may stand to benefit the most by EVAR. The purpose of this study is to review operative results and durability of open AAA repair and EVAR in octogenarians...
  23. ncbi request reprint Chronic venous insufficiency due to great saphenous vein incompetence treated with radiofrequency ablation: an effective and safe procedure in the elderly
    Argyrios Tzilinis
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 39:341-5. 2005
    ..However, operative morbidity is no different compared to the younger subset. RFA is a safe and effective procedure for older patients; therefore, the threshold for operative management of older patients should be lowered...
  24. ncbi request reprint Elective treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm with endovascular or open repair: the first decade
    Santiago Chahwan
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:258-62; discussion 262. 2007
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery velocity characteristics after carotid artery angioplasty and stenting
    Santiago Chahwan
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:523-6. 2007
    ..Opinions differ about whether DUS is a reliable tool to assess technical outcome and recurrent stenosis after CAS. This study correlated carotid DUS flow velocity findings with carotid arteriography after CAS...
  26. doi request reprint Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia after implantation of a heparin-bonded polytetrafluoroethylene lower extremity bypass graft: A case report and plan for management
    Subhash Thakur
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toldeo, Ohio, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:1037-40. 2009
    ..The heparin-induced thrombocytopenia responded promptly to graft explantation. A management plan is suggested for patients being considered for this graft...
  27. ncbi request reprint Suprarenal endograft fixation avoids adverse outcomes associated with aortic neck angulation
    Mark Robbins
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:172-7. 2005
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Early thrombus removal strategies for acute deep venous thrombosis: clinical practice guidelines of the Society for Vascular Surgery and the American Venous Forum
    Mark H Meissner
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:1449-62. 2012
    ..By restoring venous patency and preserving valvular function, early thrombus removal strategies can potentially decrease postthrombotic morbidity...
  29. ncbi request reprint Iliofemoral venous thrombosis
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:1065-76. 2007
    ....
  30. doi request reprint The quantitative benefit of isolated, segmental, pharmacomechanical thrombolysis (ISPMT) for iliofemoral venous thrombosis
    Jorge L Martinez Trabal
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:1532-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study is to determine whether there are advantages to using ISPMT as the primary treatment for patients with iliofemoral IFDVT and, if so, to quantify those advantages relative to CDT...
  31. doi request reprint Thrombolysis for iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis
    Anthony J Comerota
    University of Michigan, Section of Vascular Surgery, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 11:1631-8. 2013
    ..This paper focuses on the latter two techniques and reviews the evidence for adopting the strategy of thrombus removal in patients with iliofemoral DVT...
  32. ncbi request reprint Managing PAD with multiple platelet inhibitors: the effect of combination therapy on bleeding time
    Douglas B Wilhite
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:710-3. 2003
    ..A prospective, sequential evaluation of platelet function using the template bleeding time (BT) was performed for PAD patients taking these medications singly and in combination...
  33. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in blood velocities across carotid stenoses
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:939-44. 2004
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound findings after radiofrequency ablation of the great saphenous vein: descriptive analysis
    Sergio X Salles-Cunha
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:1166-73. 2004
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Embolization during treatment of deep venous thrombosis: incidence, importance, and prevention
    Santiago Herrera
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 14:58-64. 2011
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Cervical hematoma following carotid endarterectomy is morbid and preventable: a 12-year case-controlled review
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, OH, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 46:610-6. 2012
    ..We reviewed 12 years of CEA for CH requiring operative evacuation to determine its impact on the patient outcome and relationship to perioperative pharmacotherapy...
  37. doi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of endovenous thermal ablation using the 810-nm wavelength laser and the ClosurePLUS radiofrequency ablation methods for superficial venous insufficiency of the great saphenous vein
    Steven S Gale
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:645-50. 2010
    ..This randomized study evaluated RFA and EVL for superficial venous insufficiency due to GSV incompetence and compared early and 1-year results...
  38. doi request reprint An update on etiology, prevention, and therapy of postthrombotic syndrome
    Peter K Henke
    Section of Vascular Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    J Vasc Surg 53:500-9. 2011
    ..Many of these treatments are currently available and simply need to be adhered to, whereas others are a shift in the paradigm, focusing on active thrombus removal...
  39. ncbi request reprint Effect on platelet function of cilostazol, clopidogrel, and aspirin, each alone or in combination
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, Conrad Jobst Tower, Suite 400, 2109 Hughes Drive, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Atheroscler Suppl 6:13-9. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that PAD patients with IC may be safely managed with both cilostazol and standard antiplatelet therapy, without increasing the risk of adverse bleeding effects...
  40. doi request reprint Comparison of vein valve function following pharmacomechanical thrombolysis versus simple catheter-directed thrombolysis for iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis
    David Vogel
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 56:1351-4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine whether PMT adversely affects venous valve function compared to CDT alone in IFDVT patients treated with catheter-based techniques...
  41. ncbi request reprint Mesenteric venous thrombosis
    Mark R Robbins
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    Vasc Med 10:121-2. 2005
  42. doi request reprint Use of the abdominal aorta as an alternative access site for thoracic aortic stent graft placement
    Jorge L Martinez Trabal
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 42:574-8. 2008
    ..Successful repair of these patients was achieved by a staged procedure using a brachiocephalic debranching technique, followed by direct infrarenal aortic cannulation through a limited celiotomy...
  43. doi request reprint Lower extremity arterial inflow is adversely affected in patients with venous disease
    David J Paolini
    Jobst Vascular Center, Section of Vascular Surgery, Toledo, Ohio
    J Vasc Surg 48:960-4. 2008
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Development of catheter-directed intrathrombus thrombolysis with plasmin for the treatment of acute lower extremity arterial occlusion
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, OH, USA
    Thromb Res 122:S20-6. 2008
    ..This report reviews the principles for effective catheter directed thrombolysis for acute arterial occlusions and describes the development and evaluation of the new thrombolytic, plasmin...
  45. ncbi request reprint Endoluminal embolization and revascularization for complicated mesenteric pseudoaneurysms: a report of two cases and a literature review
    M Todd Miller
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:381-6. 2007
    ..A systematic review of the literature on endovascular management of mesenteric vascular disease and mesenteric pseudoaneurysms is included in this report to allow these cases to be put into proper perspective...
  46. doi request reprint Bilateral nonthrombotic subclavian vein obstruction causing upper extremity venous claudication
    Subhash Thakur
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:208-11. 2010
    ..Clinical and hemodynamic evaluation revealed nonthrombotic subclavian vein obstruction, which was relieved by thoracic outlet decompression following first rib resection...
  47. doi request reprint Acute venous disease: venous thrombosis and venous trauma
    Mark H Meissner
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:25S-53S. 2007
    ..Venous injuries are similarly under-reported and the true incidence is unknown. Current recommendations include repair of injuries to the major proximal veins. If repair not safe or possible, ligation should be performed...
  48. ncbi request reprint Post-endograft abdominal aortic aneurysm shrinkage varies among hospitals: observations from multicenter trials
    Boonprasit Kritpracha
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 11:454-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate differences in abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) shrinkage among hospitals following protocol-driven patient selection and using endografts from a single manufacturer...
  49. ncbi request reprint Technique of contemporary iliofemoral and infrainguinal venous thrombectomy
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:185-91. 2006
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Fate of great saphenous vein after radio-frequency ablation: detailed ultrasound imaging
    Sergio X Salles-Cunha
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 38:339-44. 2004
    ..A dynamic process of recanalization and thrombosis warrants further evaluation to determine if and how a collateral network may develop...
  51. ncbi request reprint Tissue (muscle) oxygen saturation (StO2): a new measure of symptomatic lower-extremity arterial disease
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, 2109 Hughes Drive, Suite 400, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:724-9. 2003
    ..Receiver-operator characteristic curves were constructed to assess the sensitivity/specificity values associated with various StO(2) cut-points...
  52. ncbi request reprint Carotid endarterectomy in octogenarians: does increased age indicate "high risk?"
    M Todd Miller
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:231-7. 2005
    ..The study was conducted to determine if age >/=80 years is related to increased morbidity, mortality, and length of stay in patients undergoing CEA...
  53. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous venous valve bioprosthesis: initial observations
    Steven S Gale
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 38:221-4. 2004
    ..The primary objective was to evaluate the safety, patency, and efficacy of the percutaneous venous valve bioprosthesis to restore competency to the deep venous system...
  54. ncbi request reprint Program requirements for fellowship education in venous and lymphatic medicine
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, USA
    Phlebology . 2016
    ..In every field of medicine, comprehensive education should be delivered at the graduate level. Currently, no single specialty routinely provides a standardized comprehensive curriculum in venous and lymphatic disease...
  55. doi request reprint Role of coexisting contralateral primary venous disease in development of post-thrombotic syndrome following catheter-based treatment of iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis
    John J Lee
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Promedica Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio
    J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord 3:354-7. 2015
    ..Residual thrombus and rethrombosis play a part in this phenomenon, but the role of coexisting primary chronic venous disease (PCVD) in these patients has not been studied...
  56. doi request reprint Catheter-directed thrombolytic intervention is effective for patients with massive and submassive pulmonary embolism
    Haley Akin
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, OH
    Ann Vasc Surg 28:1589-94. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate efficacy and safety outcomes in MPE and SPE patients treated with CDT...
  57. ncbi request reprint Totally subcutaneous hemodialysis access: experience with the LifeSite Hemodialysis System
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, OH, USA
    Vascular 12:256-62. 2004
    ..Internal jugular vein placement with positioning of the valve on the anterior chest wall further improves results...
  58. ncbi request reprint The case for early detection and integrated intervention in patients with peripheral arterial disease and intermittent claudication
    Anthony J Comerota
    Jobst Vascular Center, The Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio 43306, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 10:601-13. 2003
    ..Pharmacotherapy with cilostazol has been shown to improve maximal and pain-free walking distances. Uncontrolled and severely debilitating intermittent claudication may require revascularization...
  59. ncbi request reprint Endovascular stenting to treat chronic long-segment inferior vena cava occlusion
    Mark R Robbins
    Jobst Vascular Center, 2109 Hughes Dr, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:136-40. 2005
    ..The remarkably rapid relief of pain and swelling and overall improvement in quality of life warrants attempts to correct the condition in other patients with IVC occlusion...
  60. ncbi request reprint Unilateral lower extremity paralysis after coil embolization of an internal iliac artery aneurysm
    Boonprasit Kritpracha
    Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:819-21. 2004
    ..This case illustrates the important, yet unpredictable, nature of pelvic blood flow to the distal spinal cord and lumbosacral plexus and the unpredictable consequence of IIA occlusion...
  61. doi request reprint Anticoagulation monitoring by an anticoagulation service is more cost-effective than routine physician care
    Faisal Aziz
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Vasc Surg 54:1404-7. 2011
    ..We report the results of this independent analysis of anticoagulation monitoring of patients treated with VKAs...
  62. doi request reprint Primary venous insufficiency increases risk of deep vein thrombosis
    Maxim E Shaydakov
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Promedica Toledo Hospital, Toledo, Ohio
    J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord 4:161-6. 2016
    ..Varicose veins have been recognized as a risk factor for deep vein thrombosis (DVT). However, venous reflux has not carried the same correlation. This study evaluated the association between primary valvular reflux and DVT...
  63. doi request reprint Lumbar artery pseudoaneurysm in a patient with inferior vena cava filter and history of strenuous physical exercise
    Nikolaos Tsekouras
    Jobst Vascular Institute, Toledo, Ohio
    J Vasc Surg 61:796-9. 2015
    ..This case suggests that patients with IVC filters should avoid strenuous exercise and underscores the importance of timely retrieval of nonpermanent IVC filters. ..
  64. ncbi request reprint Naked plasmid DNA encoding fibroblast growth factor type 1 for the treatment of end-stage unreconstructible lower extremity ischemia: preliminary results of a phase I trial
    Anthony J Comerota
    Department of Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Broad and Ontario Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:930-6. 2002
    ..The secondary objectives were to determine the biologic activity of NV1FGF on hemodynamic and clinical parameters associated with improved perfusion...
  65. ncbi request reprint Aortic diameter is an insensitive measurement of early aneurysm expansion after endografting
    Boonprasit Kritpracha
    Jobst Vascular Center, 2109 Hughes Drive, Suite 400, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 11:184-90. 2004
    ..To determine the sensitivity of various methods of diameter measurement to detect abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) size change following endovascular grafting...
  66. ncbi request reprint Effect of antiplatelet agents clopidogrel, aspirin, and cilostazol on circulating tissue factor procoagulant activity in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    A Koneti Rao
    Division of Hematology and Sol Sherry Thrombosis Research Center, Temple University School of Medicine, 3400 N Broad St, OMS 300, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Thromb Haemost 96:738-43. 2006
    ..These findings suggest an unrecognized mechanism, beyond inhibiting aggregation responses, for the efficacy of antiplatelet drugs in patients with arterial diseases...
  67. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the use of retrievable and convertible vena cava filters: report from the Society of Interventional Radiology multidisciplinary consensus conference
    John A Kaufman
    The Dotter Interventional Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:200-12. 2006
  68. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the use of retrievable and convertible vena cava filters: report from the Society of Interventional Radiology multidisciplinary consensus conference
    John A Kaufman
    Dotter Interventional Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, 97239, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:449-59. 2006
  69. ncbi request reprint Development of a research agenda for endovascular treatment of venous thromboembolism: proceedings from a multidisciplinary consensus panel
    Suresh Vedantham
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Department of Radiology, Washington University of School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1567-73. 2005
  70. pmc The Claudication: Exercise Vs. Endoluminal Revascularization (CLEVER) study: rationale and methods
    Timothy P Murphy
    Rhode Island Hospital Vascular Disease Research Center and Brown Medical School Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:1356-63. 2008
    ....
  71. doi request reprint Antithrombotic therapy for venous thromboembolic disease: American College of Chest Physicians Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (8th Edition)
    Clive Kearon
    Hamilton Health Sciences, Henderson Division, 711 Concession Street, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Chest 133:454S-545S. 2008
    ..For extensive superficial vein thrombosis, we recommend treatment with prophylactic or intermediate doses of LMWH or intermediate doses of UFH for 4 weeks (Grade 1B)...
  72. 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...
  73. ncbi request reprint The role of fibrinolytic therapy in the treatment of venous thromboembolism
    Anthony J Comerota
    Dis Mon 51:124-34. 2005
  74. ncbi request reprint Catheter-directed thrombolysis for deep venous thrombosis
    Zachary K Baldwin
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 38:1-9. 2004
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