David C Cassada

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Vascular Surgery (REAL_VS)
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:446-52. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint The importance of thrombophilia in the treatment of Paget-Schroetter syndrome
    David C Cassada
    Vascular Division, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:596-601. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Serum levels of matrix metalloproteinase-2 as a marker of intimal hyperplasia
    A Mike Tummers
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 160:9-13. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Regulation of vascular smooth muscle cell expression and function of matrix metalloproteinases is mediated by estrogen and progesterone exposure
    Oscar H Grandas
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:185-91. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Setting the stage: Surgery patients' expectations for greetings during routine office visits
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 157:91-5. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Effect of hormones on matrix metalloproteinases gene regulation in human aortic smooth muscle cells
    Oscar H Grandas
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 148:94-9. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Maximal venous outflow velocity: an index for iliac vein obstruction
    T Matthew Jones
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:1106-13. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Preemptive distal revascularization-interval ligation to prevent ischemic steal after hemodialysis access surgery
    Michael H Lebow
    Vascular Surgery, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, 1924 Alcoa Highway, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:171-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Can screening items identify surgery patients at risk of limited health literacy?
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 140:208-13. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide mediates the effect of fluvastatin on intercellular adhesion molecule-1 and platelet endothelial cell adhesion molecule-1 expression on human endothelial cells
    Eleftherios S Xenos
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:386-92. 2005

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Vascular Surgery (REAL_VS)
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:446-52. 2009
    ..Internal consistency, measured using Cronbachs alpha, of the REAL_VSs was 0.86. This study demonstrates that both the REAL_VS and REAL_VSs are both promising tools for use in vascular surgery research and clinical practice, respectively...
  2. ncbi request reprint The importance of thrombophilia in the treatment of Paget-Schroetter syndrome
    David C Cassada
    Vascular Division, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:596-601. 2006
    ..Clotting disorders should therefore be aggressively evaluated in this patient population and can improve therapeutic outcome...
  3. doi request reprint Serum levels of matrix metalloproteinase-2 as a marker of intimal hyperplasia
    A Mike Tummers
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 160:9-13. 2010
    ..We hypothesize serum levels of these elements may serve as biomarkers of the development of IH...
  4. doi request reprint Regulation of vascular smooth muscle cell expression and function of matrix metalloproteinases is mediated by estrogen and progesterone exposure
    Oscar H Grandas
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:185-91. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that estrogen (Est) and progesterone (Prog) upregulate the MMP pathway in vascular smooth muscle cells (VSMCs) thereby increasing MMP activity and function...
  5. doi request reprint Setting the stage: Surgery patients' expectations for greetings during routine office visits
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 157:91-5. 2009
    ..The manner in which patients are greeted by their surgeon sets the stage for the remainder of the clinical encounter. This study examined patients' expectations for greetings upon meeting a surgeon for the first time...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of hormones on matrix metalloproteinases gene regulation in human aortic smooth muscle cells
    Oscar H Grandas
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 148:94-9. 2008
    ..A key group of enzymes involved in vascular remodeling are matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs). Here we studied the effect of estrogen (Est) and progesterone (Prog) on MMP gene expression in human VSMCs...
  7. doi request reprint Maximal venous outflow velocity: an index for iliac vein obstruction
    T Matthew Jones
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:1106-13. 2012
    ..The MVOV maneuvers are well tolerated by patients and yields physiological data regarding central venous obstruction that computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging fail to detect...
  8. ncbi request reprint Preemptive distal revascularization-interval ligation to prevent ischemic steal after hemodialysis access surgery
    Michael H Lebow
    Vascular Surgery, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, 1924 Alcoa Highway, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:171-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Can screening items identify surgery patients at risk of limited health literacy?
    Lorraine S Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Surg Res 140:208-13. 2007
    ..Health literacy skills (HLS) have been shown to have a major impact on patient outcomes. To identify patients with limited or marginal HLS, the accuracy of three established screening items were examined...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide mediates the effect of fluvastatin on intercellular adhesion molecule-1 and platelet endothelial cell adhesion molecule-1 expression on human endothelial cells
    Eleftherios S Xenos
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:386-92. 2005
    ..We have shown that after a 48-hr exposure to fluvastatin there is an increased amount of the phosphorylated enzyme in the endothelial cells...
  11. ncbi request reprint Distribution of sac pressure in an experimental aneurysm model after endovascular repair: the effect of endoleak types I and II
    Eleftherios S Xenos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 10:516-23. 2003
    ..To study in an experimental aneurysm model the differential distribution of strain/pressure (S/P) on the aneurysm wall before and after endograft exclusion and in the presence of individual type I and type II endoleaks...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adenosine A2A agonist reduces paralysis after spinal cord ischemia: correlation with A2A receptor expression on motor neurons
    David C Cassada
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:846-9; discussion 849-50. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that neuroprotection with ATL-146e involves inducible neuronal adenosine A2A receptors (A2A-R) that are upregulated after ischemia...
  13. ncbi request reprint The role of pharmacology in spinal cord protection during thoracic aortic reconstruction
    T Brett Reece
    Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 15:365-77. 2003
    ..This article reviews the pathophysiology of ischemic spinal cord injury and summarizes the investigational pharmacology that may prevent these serious complications...
  14. ncbi request reprint Adenosine A2A analogue ATL-146e reduces systemic tumor necrosing factor-alpha and spinal cord capillary platelet-endothelial cell adhesion molecule-1 expression after spinal cord ischemia
    David C Cassada
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Health Sciences Center, The University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:994-8. 2002
    ..Data are expressed as mean +/- standard error of the mean, with statistical analysis with Student t test and Kruskal-Wallis nonparametric test...