K A Illig

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Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi External beam irradiation for inhibition of intimal hyperplasia following prosthetic bypass: preliminary results
    K A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 652, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:533-8. 2001
  2. doi An improved method of exposure for transaxillary first rib resection
    Karl A Illig
    Department of Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:248-9. 2010
  3. doi A comprehensive review of Paget-Schroetter syndrome
    Karl A Illig
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:1538-47. 2010
  4. ncbi Financial impact of endoscopic vein harvest for infrainguinal bypass
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:323-30. 2003
  5. ncbi Is the rationale for carotid angioplasty and stenting in patients excluded from NASCET/ACAS or eligible for ARCHeR justified?
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 652, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:575-81. 2003
  6. doi Management of central vein stenoses and occlusions: the critical importance of the costoclavicular junction
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 24:113-8. 2011
  7. ncbi Rotational muscle flap closure for acute groin wound infections following vascular surgery
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 652, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 18:661-8. 2004
  8. ncbi An implantable carotid sinus stimulator for drug-resistant hypertension: surgical technique and short-term outcome from the multicenter phase II Rheos feasibility trial
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:1213-1218. 2006
  9. ncbi Commentary on "The use of temporary vascular shunts as a damage control adjunct in the management of wartime vascular injury"
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:147-8. 2006
  10. ncbi Hemodynamics of distal revascularization-interval ligation
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:199-207. 2005

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  1. ncbi External beam irradiation for inhibition of intimal hyperplasia following prosthetic bypass: preliminary results
    K A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 652, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:533-8. 2001
    ..External beam irradiation in doses of 15 to 30 Gy delivered in a single fraction immediately after operation markedly inhibits development of intimal hyperplasia 1 month following end-to-side anastomosis with PTFE in sheep...
  2. doi An improved method of exposure for transaxillary first rib resection
    Karl A Illig
    Department of Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:248-9. 2010
    ..This technical note presents a simplified method of passive arm elevation using orthopedic techniques that provides superb exposure of this area with no appreciable patient morbidity...
  3. doi A comprehensive review of Paget-Schroetter syndrome
    Karl A Illig
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:1538-47. 2010
    ..Prospective randomized trials addressing this entity are surprisingly lacking, and although there is consensus based on experience, it may be necessary to step back and rigorously explore several aspects of this entity...
  4. ncbi Financial impact of endoscopic vein harvest for infrainguinal bypass
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:323-30. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the financial and clinical impact of endoscopic saphenous vein harvest for lower extremity bypass...
  5. ncbi Is the rationale for carotid angioplasty and stenting in patients excluded from NASCET/ACAS or eligible for ARCHeR justified?
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 652, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:575-81. 2003
    ....
  6. doi Management of central vein stenoses and occlusions: the critical importance of the costoclavicular junction
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 24:113-8. 2011
    ..We would contend that not all central vein stenoses are equivalent and that an individualized approach is most appropriate based on the extent and anatomic location of the lesion...
  7. ncbi Rotational muscle flap closure for acute groin wound infections following vascular surgery
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 652, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 18:661-8. 2004
    ..Local rotational muscle flap closure is an excellent solution for acute infections involving the groin following vascular procedures...
  8. ncbi An implantable carotid sinus stimulator for drug-resistant hypertension: surgical technique and short-term outcome from the multicenter phase II Rheos feasibility trial
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:1213-1218. 2006
    ..The phase II Rheos Feasibility Trial was performed to assess the response of patients with multidrug-resistant hypertension to such stimulation...
  9. ncbi Commentary on "The use of temporary vascular shunts as a damage control adjunct in the management of wartime vascular injury"
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:147-8. 2006
  10. ncbi Hemodynamics of distal revascularization-interval ligation
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:199-207. 2005
    ..As such, DRIL is schematically equivalent to banding, but resistance is increased in a fashion that is physiologically and empirically acceptable...
  11. ncbi Transposed saphenous vein arteriovenous fistula revisited: new technology for an old idea
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Cardiovasc Surg 10:212-5. 2002
    ..We have been favorably impressed by the reduction in morbidity and wound infection following endoscopic vein harvest for lower extremity bypass, and believe that the success of this technique merits a reevaluation of this procedure...
  12. ncbi EEG changes during awake carotid endarterectomy
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 16:6-11. 2002
    ..This implies that global EEG changes in anesthetized patients may be the result of the anesthetic technique itself, and that cervical block may in fact be cerebroprotective...
  13. ncbi Clinical review: irradiation for lower extremity arterial occlusive disease
    K A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York 14642, USA
    Cardiovasc Radiat Med 1:288-96. 1999
    ....
  14. ncbi Reduction in wound morbidity rates following endoscopic saphenous vein harvest
    K A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:104-9. 2001
    ..Thirty-day patency rates between the two groups were not different. Endoscopic saphenous vein harvest is associated with a reduced incidence of serious wound complications and, in selected patients, shortened postoperative hospital stay...
  15. ncbi Alcohol withdrawal after open aortic surgery
    K A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 652, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:332-7. 2001
    ..Because prophylaxis may improve outcome, better efforts to identify patients at risk are required...
  16. doi Recruiting strategies for potential 0+5 vascular residency applicants
    Karl A Illig
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, The University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:1-9. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that programs that send a large percentage of their general surgical graduates to vascular fellowships have models that can be adapted to medical student recruitment...
  17. ncbi Management of complex groin wounds: preferred use of the rectus femoris muscle flap
    Joseph D Alkon
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:776-83; discussion 784-5. 2005
    ..On the basis of our clinical results, we believe that the rectus femoris muscle flap is the flap of choice for groin wound reconstruction...
  18. ncbi Combined free tissue transfer and infrainguinal bypass graft: an alternative to major amputation in selected patients
    K A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 33:17-23. 2001
    ..The combination of diabetes and chronic renal insufficiency, particularly the need for dialysis, is a powerful predictor of failure and should be considered a strong contraindication for this procedure...
  19. ncbi Value of preoperative EEG for carotid endarterectomy
    K A Illig
    Department of Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14621, USA
    Cardiovasc Surg 6:490-5. 1998
    ..This study was designed to determine whether the preoperative, baseline electroencephalogram (EEG) can be used for intraoperative decision making during carotid endarterectomy, and to identify circumstances where the EEG can be eliminated...
  20. ncbi Intermediate follow-up after endovascular aneurysm repair: can we forgo CT scanning in certain patients?
    Jared Tomlinson
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 21:663-70. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi Management of effort thrombosis of the subclavian vein: today's treatment
    Adam Doyle
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 21:723-9. 2007
    ..While optimal therapy cannot be defined based on this retrospective review, our algorithm resulted in excellent overall long-term patency and symptom relief...
  22. doi Simulation case rehearsals for carotid artery stenting
    S J Hislop
    Division of Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 38:750-4. 2009
    ..The overall utility of this concept, including cost-benefit analysis, has yet to be determined...
  23. ncbi Safety and efficacy of limited-dose tissue plasminogen activator in acute vascular occlusion
    C K Shortell
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Radiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY 14621, USA
    J Vasc Surg 34:854-9. 2001
    ....
  24. ncbi Electrical stimulation of the carotid sinus for the treatment of resistant hypertension
    J D Filippone
    Program in Heart Failure and Transplantation, Universityof Rochester, Cardiology Division, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 679T, Rochester, New York 14642 8679, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 8:420-4. 2006
    ..The carotid stimulator may be a safe and effective therapeutic option for patients with resistant hypertension...
  25. ncbi Stacked proximal aortic cuffs: an "off-the-shelf" solution for treating focal thoracic aortic pathology
    Heather Y Wolford
    Center for Vascular Disease, University of Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Endovasc Ther 12:574-8. 2005
    ..To report our early experience with the endovascular placement of stacked Zenith main body extensions (cuffs) in the treatment of focal thoracic aortic pathology in high-risk patients...
  26. ncbi Unrecognized carotid artery stenosis discovered by calcifications on a panoramic radiograph
    D M Almog
    Eastman Department of Dentistry, University of Rochester, N Y 14620, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 131:1593-7. 2000
    ..Such plaques frequently are heavily calcified and can be identified on a panoramic radiograph by the incidental finding of calcifications overlying the carotid bifurcation...
  27. ncbi Improved control of resistant hypertension with device-mediated electrical carotid sinus baroreflex stimulation
    James A Sloand
    Division of Medicine, Department of Nephrology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:716-9. 2007
  28. pmc Cost-effectiveness of treating resistant hypertension with an implantable carotid body stimulator
    Kate C Young
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 11:555-63. 2009
    ..Rheos may be cost-effective, with an ICER between $50,000 and $100,000 per QALYs. Cohort characteristics and efficacy are key to the cost-effectiveness of new therapies for resistant hypertension ...
  29. pmc Hospital resource use following carotid endarterectomy in 2006: analysis of the nationwide inpatient sample
    Kate C Young
    Department of Neurology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:458-64. 2010
    ..09-2.76). Hospital LOS and costs following CEA increased with increasing patient age. Morbidity after CEA should be discussed with patients in whom revascularization for asymptomatic disease is being considered...
  30. doi The influence of aneurysm size on anatomic suitability for endovascular repair
    Adam Keefer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 52:873-7. 2010
    ..A critical step in this pathway is determining whether smaller AAAs are more likely to be anatomically suitable for EVAR; that is, whether suitability is lost as the AAA grows...
  31. ncbi Patient selection for carotid stenting versus endarterectomy: a systematic review
    Craig R Narins
    Division of Cardiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:661-72. 2006
    ....
  32. doi Long-term follow-up after endovascular aneurysm repair: is ultrasound alone enough?
    Andrew M Bakken
    Department of Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 22:145-51. 2010
    ..This review will summarize the findings of these reports and highlight the results of recent ultrasound-based surveillance strategies...
  33. ncbi Masson's intravascular hemangioma masquerading as effort thrombosis
    Amit Kumar
    Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:812-4. 2004
    ..Considered a benign intravascular lesion, the treatment of choice is complete excision...
  34. ncbi Hemodynamic benefits of regional anesthesia for carotid endarterectomy
    Yaron Sternbach
    Center for Vascular Disease, Strong Memorial Hospital, and the Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester School of Medicine, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 35:333-9. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to define differences in perioperative hemodynamics and associated outcomes in patients who undergo carotid endarterectomy (CEA) with regional and general anesthesia...
  35. ncbi Correlating carotid artery stenosis detected by panoramic radiography with clinically relevant carotid artery stenosis determined by duplex ultrasound
    Dov M Almog
    Prosthodontics, University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center, New York, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 94:768-73. 2002
    ..The specific aim was to correlate calcifications seen in the region of the carotid bifurcation with clinically relevant carotid artery stenosis as determined by duplex ultrasound (DUS)...
  36. ncbi Optimal operative strategies in repair of juxtarenal abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Cynthia K Shortell
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 17:60-5. 2003
    ..Preferential SC clamping may substantially reduce complications of JRAAA repair (such as mesenteric and renal ischemia) related to proximal cuff disease, but cannot overcome the deleterious affects of advanced age and PRI...
  37. ncbi Carotid endarterectomy then and now: outcome and cost-effectiveness of modern practice
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 652, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Surgery 134:705-11; discussion 711-2. 2003
    ..This study was designed to determine whether these shifts in policy have been associated with lower costs without sacrificing clinical outcome...
  38. doi Cost-effectiveness of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair based on aneurysm size
    Kate C Young
    Department of Surgery, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:27-32; discussion 32. 2010
    ..To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of endovascular repair (EVAR) for small abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA)...
  39. ncbi Percutaneous angioplasty and stenting of the superficial femoral artery
    Scott M Surowiec
    Center for Vascular Disease, Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:269-78. 2005
    ....
  40. ncbi Use of computer simulation for determining endovascular skill levels in a carotid stenting model
    Jeffrey H Hsu
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Rochester School of Medicine, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 40:1118-25. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether performance on a simulator model of carotid artery stenting correlates with previous endovascular experience and to assess the effects of repetition and training...
  41. ncbi Endovascular management of central venous stenoses in the hemodialysis patient: results of percutaneous therapy
    Scott M Surowiec
    Center for Vascular Disease, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 38:349-54. 2004
    ..Transvenous angioplasty appears to be beneficial for hemodialysis patients with central venous stenoses, and it helps preserve functional access in the affected extremity, particularly in patients with autogenous fistulas...
  42. doi Is there a selection bias in applying endovascular aneurysm repair for rupture?
    Richard W Lee
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:215-20. 2008
    ..If EVAR for rupture truly decreases mortality in all patients, a much more aggressive attitude toward EVAR may be required to lower the overall mortality rate...
  43. doi Therapy of renal artery aneurysms in New York State: outcomes of patients undergoing open and endovascular repair
    Sean J Hislop
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:194-200. 2009
    ..Outcomes after endovascular repair were better than those after conventional surgery, although whether this was due to the technique of repair itself or preprocedural selection bias cannot be determined...
  44. ncbi Popliteal-to-distal bypass: identifying risk factors associated with limb loss and graft failure
    Irfan I Galaria
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Center for Vascular Disease, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 39:393-400. 2005
    ..Early failures are often associated with limb loss. Heavy tobacco use, younger age, early graft failures, repeat revascularization, and presentation with a thrombosed femoral-popliteal graft are associated with limb loss...
  45. ncbi Percutaneous therapy to maintain dialysis access successfully prolongs functional duration after primary failure
    Andrew M Bakken
    Department of Surgery, Center for Vascular Disease, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 21:474-80. 2007
    ..Furthermore, while this approach remains procedure-intensive, it carries low morbidity and mortality and preserves future sites of access...
  46. ncbi Supplementary role of panoramic radiographs in the medical surveillance of a patient at risk for stroke
    Dov M Almog
    Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 26:369-72; quiz 373, 399. 2005
    ..Positive carotid calcification findings on a panoramic radiograph were found to be in accord with a subsequent duplex ultrasound examination...
  47. ncbi Outcome after autogenous brachial-basilic upper arm transpositions in the post-National Kidney Foundation Dialysis Outcomes Quality Initiative era
    Heather Y Wolford
    Center for Vascular Disease, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 42:951-6. 2005
    ..We reviewed our experience with autogenous brachial-basilic upper arm transpositions (BTX) to clarify current maturation and patency rates and provide realistic expectations for a tertiary referral vascular practice...
  48. ncbi Percutaneous and open renal revascularizations have equivalent long-term functional outcomes
    Irfan I Galaria
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Center for Vascular Disease, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:218-28. 2005
    ..Patients who present with hypertension may have greater benefit with an endoluminal repair...
  49. ncbi Radiation arteritis: a contraindication to carotid stenting?
    Clinton D Protack
    Center for Vascular Disease, Department of Surgery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:110-7. 2007
    ..Carotid artery stenting (CAS) for high-risk anatomic lesions is accepted practice. Neck irradiation and radiotherapy-induced arteritis are common indications. The clinical outcomes of CAS for radiation arteritis have been poorly defined...
  50. ncbi Simulator assessment of innate endovascular aptitude versus empirically correct performance
    Sean J Hislop
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:47-55. 2006
    ..This study was designed to test the ability to define and measure innate endovascular aptitude and empirically correct performance and to determine whether these are two different things...
  51. ncbi Reperfusion and compartment syndromes: strategies for prevention and treatment
    S P Lyden
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 14:107-13. 2001
    ....
  52. ncbi Free-tissue transfer in patients with peripheral vascular disease: a 10-year experience
    Steven L Moran
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:999-1006. 2002
    ..Flap loss is low, and limb salvage, ambulation, and long-term survival rates in these patients are excellent...
  53. ncbi Benefits of external beam irradiation for peripheral arterial bypass: preliminary report on a phase I study
    Arvind B Soni
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 ElmwoodAvenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 54:1174-9. 2002
    ..To perform a Phase I study to determine the safety and feasibility of using external beam radiotherapy to prevent neointimal hyperplasia in patients after surgical bypass of occluded infrainguinal arteries...
  54. ncbi Implications of early failure of superficial femoral artery endoluminal interventions
    Irfan I Galaria
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Center for Vascular Disease, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:787-92. 2005
    ..Options for surgical bypass are not compromised, and the amputation level is not altered. Aggressive endoluminal approaches to SFA disease should be considered as a first-line therapy in all patients...
  55. ncbi Can endovascular therapy of infrainguinal disease for claudication be justified?
    Adam Keefer
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave, Box 652, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2:229-37. 2004
    ..This approach should be judged against conservative therapy for claudication, not against surgical bypass for limb threat...
  56. ncbi Diagnosis of non-dental conditions. Carotid artery calcifications on panoramic radiographs identify patients at risk for stroke
    Dov M Almog
    University of Rochester, Eastman Dental Center, USA
    N Y State Dent J 70:20-5. 2004
    ....
  57. ncbi The supplementary role of panoramic radiographs in diagnosis and prevention of life-threatening systemic health condition. Case report
    Dov M Almog
    N Y State Dent J 70:40-3. 2004
    ..If the occasion arises, the authors advocate that a routine panoramic radiograph examination include an assessment of the region of the carotid system for presence of carotid calcifications in all adult patients...
  58. ncbi Technical considerations for late removal of aortic endografts
    Sean P Lyden
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Vasc Surg 36:674-8. 2002
    ..We reviewed our experience with late endograft explantation in an effort to identify technical maneuvers critical for success...