Craig R Narins
Affiliation: University of Rochester
- In-hospital mortality among women undergoing contemporary elective percutaneous coronary intervention: a reexamination of the gender gapCraig R Narins
Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
Clin Cardiol 29:254-8. 2006....
- Interleukin-18 and interleukin-18 binding protein levels before and after percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with and without recent myocardial infarctionCraig R Narins
Cardiology Unit, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
Am J Cardiol 94:1285-7. 2004....
- Access strategies for peripheral arterial interventionCraig R Narins
Divisions of Cardiology and Vascular Surgery, The University of RochesterSchool of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Cardiol J 16:88-97. 2009..These techniques, as well as important considerations for approaching disease of the renal, subclavian, and carotid arteries are reviewed...
- A prospective, randomized trial of topical hemostasis patch use following percutaneous coronary and peripheral interventionCraig R Narins
Division of Cardiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Invasive Cardiol 20:579-84. 2008..In conclusion, this trial supports the concept that the polysaccharide-based SafeSeal Patch enhances access site hemostasis following endovascular intervention...
- Patient selection for carotid stenting versus endarterectomy: a systematic reviewCraig R Narins
Division of Cardiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
J Vasc Surg 44:661-72. 2006....
- Simulator assessment of innate endovascular aptitude versus empirically correct performanceSean J Hislop
Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Vasc Surg 43:47-55. 2006..Innate endovascular aptitude and empirically correct performance may be two separate things, and aptitude may be acquirable through (or identified by) extensive nonmedical video game experience...
- Randomized controlled trial of topical hemostasis pad use for achieving vascular hemostasis following percutaneous coronary interventionNhan Nguyen
Division of Cardiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:801-7. 2007..We conducted a randomized trial to determine the efficacy of two topical hemostasis pads in promoting vascular hemostasis following PCI, and to assess the appropriate level of anticoagulation for sheath removal...
- Potential pitfalls of renal angiography: a case of atypical fibromuscular dysplasiaT Pratap
Division of Cardiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
Angiology 59:753-6. 2008....
- Time dependence of life-threatening ventricular tachyarrhythmias after coronary revascularization in MADIT-CRTAlon Barsheshet
Cardiology Division, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Heart Rhythm 7:1421-7. 2010..Coronary revascularization (CR) may confer electrical stability in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy. However, data regarding the effect of CR on the development of ventricular tachyarrhythmias in this population are limited...
- Drug-eluting stent implantation for treatment of recurrent renal artery in-stent restenosisAman K Kakkar
Cardiology Unit, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14642, USA
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 68:118-22; discussion 123-4. 2006..We report a case in which recurrent renal ISR was successfully treated with paclitaxel-eluting stent implantation, using intravascular ultrasound guidance, with maintained stent patency at 6 months...
- Mycotic pseudoaneurysm of the left circumflex coronary artery: a fatal complication following drug-eluting stent implantationMimi Q Le
Division of Cardiology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:508-12. 2007..We speculate that sirolimus- and paclitaxel-eluting stents may be more likely to predispose to infection than bare metal stents because of their immunomodulating and antiproliferative effects...
- The influence of public reporting of outcome data on medical decision making by physiciansCraig R Narins
Cardiology Unit, The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Arch Intern Med 165:83-7. 2005..Public disclosure of physician-specific performance data is becoming increasingly common. However, the influence that public reporting of outcome data has on the delivery of care by physicians who are being assessed is not well understood...
- Relationship between intermittent claudication, inflammation, thrombosis, and recurrent cardiac events among survivors of myocardial infarctionCraig R Narins
Department of Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA. Thrombogenic Factors and Recurrent Coronary Events (THROMBO) Investigators
Arch Intern Med 164:440-6. 2004....
- Coronary embolization of a gauze fragment: a cautionary case reportMichael Fischi
Cardiology Unit, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 66:570-2. 2005..This previously unreported but potentially dangerous phenomenon underscores the importance of not using a single receptacle to hold moist gauze and saline flush solution, as is the practice in some catheterization laboratories...
- Use of computer simulation for determining endovascular skill levels in a carotid stenting modelJeffrey 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...