W Darrin Clouse
Affiliation: Wilford Hall Medical Center
- In-theater management of vascular injury: 2 years of the Balad Vascular RegistryW Darrin Clouse
332nd Expeditionary Medical Group, Air Force Theater Hospital, Balad Air Base, Iraq
J Am Coll Surg 204:625-32. 2007..The objective of this analysis is to describe the management of vascular injury at the central echelon III surgical facility in Iraq, and to place this experience in perspective with past conflicts...
- Commentary on "Endovascular repair of traumatic thoracic aortic disruption"W Darrin Clouse
Vascular Surgery Services, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX 78236 5300, USA
Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:140. 2006
- Upper extremity vascular injury: a current in-theater wartime report from Operation Iraqi FreedomW Darrin Clouse
332nd Expeditionary Medical Group EMDG Air Force Theater Hospital, Balad Air Base, Iraq
Ann Vasc Surg 20:429-34. 2006..Yet, UE limb loss appears more substantial than noted previously. These findings are likely related to significant tissue destruction occurring with the combined mechanisms of injury sustained in OIF...
- Penetrating femoropopliteal injury during modern warfare: experience of the Balad Vascular RegistryE Baylor Woodward
332nd EMDG AFTH, Balad Air Base, Iraq
J Vasc Surg 47:1259-64; discussion 1264-5. 2008..Therefore, the objective of the current study is to document the pattern of femoropopliteal injuries, methods of repair, and early outcomes during the current military campaign in Iraq...
- The complete management of extremity vascular injury in a local population: a wartime report from the 332nd Expeditionary Medical Group/Air Force Theater Hospital, Balad Air Base, IraqMichael A Peck
332nd Air Force Theater Hospital AFTH, Balad, Iraq, and Norman M Rich Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
J Vasc Surg 45:1197-204; discussion 1204-5. 2007..This study reports the complete management of extremity vascular injury in a local wartime population and illustrates the unique aspects of this cohort and management strategy...
- Echelons of care and the management of wartime vascular injury: a report from the 332nd EMDG/Air Force Theater Hospital, Balad Air Base, IraqTodd E Rasmussen
332nd Expeditionary Medical Group Air Force Theater Hospital, Balad Air Base, Iraq
Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:91-9. 2006..The rate of vascular injury appears increased compared to that of Vietnam with extremity injuries most prevalent. Effective strategies are in place at each of 3 levels of care that affect the management of vascular injury...
- Thoracic aortic endografting for trauma: a current appraisalBrandon W Propper
Department of Surgery, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, USA
Arch Surg 145:1006-11. 2010..To explore this newer treatment modality's benefits, technical concerns, and complications as currently understood during the management of patients with blunt aortic injury (BAI)...
- Development and implementation of endovascular capabilities in wartimeTodd E Rasmussen
The 332nd EMDG, Air Force Theater Hospital AFTH, Balad AB, Iraq
J Trauma 64:1169-76; discussion 1176. 2008..The objective of this study was to describe the implementation of endovascular capability at a level III surgical facility in Iraq and illustrate the effectiveness of catheter-based techniques...
- The use of temporary vascular shunts as a damage control adjunct in the management of wartime vascular injuryTodd E Rasmussen
332nd EMDG Air Force Theater Hospital, Balad Air Base Iraq, APO AE
J Trauma 61:8-12; discussion 12-5. 2006..The objective of this study is to examine patterns of use and effectiveness of temporary vascular shunts in the contemporary management of wartime vascular injury...
- Early versus delayed restoration of flow with temporary vascular shunt reduces circulating markers of injury in a porcine modelShaun M Gifford
Department of Vascular Surgery, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland AFB, Texas 78236, USA
J Trauma 67:259-65. 2009..The effectiveness of this adjunct in protecting against ischemic injury has not been established. This study will assess the temporal impact of shunts on ischemic injury and arterial flow...
- Infrarenal aortic coarctation in a 15-year-old with claudicationColleen M Fitzpatrick
Division of Vascular Surgery, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX, USA
J Vasc Surg 44:1117. 2006
- Graft-enteric erosion with fungal septic emboliW Darrin Clouse
Division of Vascular Surgery, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX, USA
J Vasc Surg 43:184. 2006
- Rapidly enlarging iliac aneurysm secondary to listeria monocytogenes infection: a case reportW Darrin Clouse
Department of Surgery, Wilford Hall Medical Center, 59th Medical Wing, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX, USA
Vasc Endovascular Surg 37:145-9. 2003..The natural history and aggressive course of vascular infection with this organism are documented...
- Durability of aortouniiliac endografting with femorofemoral crossover: 4-year experience in the Evt/Guidant trialsW Darrin Clouse
Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Vasc Surg 37:1142-9. 2003..We evaluated mid-term results of the multicenter EVT/Guidant aortouniiliac endograft (AI) trial and ascertained the durability of this endovascular technique in patients unable to undergo standard bifurcated endografting...
- Evolving experience with thoracic aortic stent graft repairRichard P Cambria
Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Vasc Surg 35:1129-36. 2002..L. Gore Co, Flagstaff, Ariz; 14 cases)...
- Preservation of renal function with surgical revascularization in patients with atherosclerotic renovascular diseaseLuke K Marone
Massachessetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
J Vasc Surg 39:322-9. 2004..To clarify decision making in such patients we reviewed a contemporary experience of surgical renal artery revascularization (RAR) performed primarily for preservation of renal function...
- Acute aortic dissection: population-based incidence compared with degenerative aortic aneurysm ruptureW Darrin Clouse
Division of Vascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 79:176-80. 2004..To ascertain whether acute aortic dissection (AAD) remains the most common aortic catastrophe, as generally believed, and to detect any improvement in outcomes compared with previously reported population-based data...
- Current management of infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysmsJonathan L Eliason
Section of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Health System, CVC 5463, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, SPC 5867, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5867, USA
Surg Clin North Am 87:1017-33, viii. 2007..However, mid- and long-term data proving an all-cause mortality benefit are lacking. Open repair has proven durability, and should be strongly considered in younger and lower-risk patients...
- Late aortic and graft-related events after thoracoabdominal aneurysm repairW Darrin Clouse
Divisions of Vascular Surgery and Vascular Anesthesia and the Thoracic Aortic Center, Surgical and Anesthesia Services, and Clinical Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
J Vasc Surg 37:254-61. 2003..This study was performed to define such events and identify factors related to their development...
- Thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair: results with 337 operations performed over a 15-year intervalRichard P Cambria
Divisions of Vascular Surgery, Vascular Anesthesia and the Thoracic Aortic Center, Surgical and Anesthesia Services, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
Ann Surg 236:471-9; discussion 479. 2002..To review perioperative results and late survival after thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair (TAA), in particular to assess the impact over time of epidural cooling (EC) on spinal cord ischemic complications (SCI)...
- Current status of thoracoabdominal aneurysm repairW Darrin Clouse
F Edward Hebert School of Medicine, USUHS, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Adv Surg 38:197-246. 2004