S K Kakkos

Summary

Affiliation: University of Patras
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Can combined (mechanical and pharmacological) modalities prevent fatal VTE?
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Greece
    Int Angiol 30:115-22. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Editor's Choice - Management of Secondary Aorto-enteric and Other Abdominal Arterio-enteric Fistulas: A Review and Pooled Data Analysis
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Greece Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK Electronic address
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 52:770-786. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Aorto-iliac aneurysm infected by Brucella: distinctive presentation patterns of a rare entity
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery
    Vascular 21:307-15. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Open Versus Endovascular Repair of Inflammatory Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: A Comparative Study and Meta-Analysis of the Literature
    Stavros K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University of Patras, Athens, Greece
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 49:110-8. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Editor's Choice - efficacy and safety of the new oral anticoagulants dabigatran, rivaroxaban, apixaban, and edoxaban in the treatment and secondary prevention of venous thromboembolism: a systematic review and meta-analysis of phase III trials
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece Electronic address
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 48:565-75. 2014
  6. pmc Listeriosis infection of an abdominal aortic aneurysm in a diabetic patient
    Spyros I Papadoulas
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
    J Glob Infect Dis 5:31-3. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Combined (mechanical and pharmacological) modalities for the prevention of venous thromboembolism in joint replacement surgery
    S K Kakkos
    University of Patras, Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Hippocrates Avenue, Rio, Patras 26504, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:729-34. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Endovascular management of aortoenteric fistulas with aortic cuff extenders: report of two cases
    S K Kakkos
    Departments of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
    Int Angiol 30:290-4. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Open or endovascular repair of aortoenteric fistulas? A multicentre comparative study
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Greece
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 41:625-34. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Endovascular management of arterioenteric fistulas: a systemic review and meta-analysis of the literature
    Stavros K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Rio, Patras Greece
    J Endovasc Ther 18:66-77. 2011

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Can combined (mechanical and pharmacological) modalities prevent fatal VTE?
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Greece
    Int Angiol 30:115-22. 2011
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Editor's Choice - Management of Secondary Aorto-enteric and Other Abdominal Arterio-enteric Fistulas: A Review and Pooled Data Analysis
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Greece Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK Electronic address
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 52:770-786. 2016
    ..To compare management strategies for secondary abdominal arterio-enteric fistulas (AEFs)...
  3. doi request reprint Aorto-iliac aneurysm infected by Brucella: distinctive presentation patterns of a rare entity
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery
    Vascular 21:307-15. 2013
    ..Acute symptomatology with pain and/or fever occurs very often and should raise suspicion for aortic infection. Despite the seriousness of aortic involvement, mortality and reinfection rates are within acceptable levels. ..
  4. doi request reprint Open Versus Endovascular Repair of Inflammatory Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: A Comparative Study and Meta-Analysis of the Literature
    Stavros K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University of Patras, Athens, Greece
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 49:110-8. 2015
    ..The aim of the present investigation was to compare IAAA outcome after OSR and endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) and perform a meta-analysis of the literature...
  5. doi request reprint Editor's Choice - efficacy and safety of the new oral anticoagulants dabigatran, rivaroxaban, apixaban, and edoxaban in the treatment and secondary prevention of venous thromboembolism: a systematic review and meta-analysis of phase III trials
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece Electronic address
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 48:565-75. 2014
    ..The aim was to perform a review of the efficacy and safety of new oral anticoagulants (NOAs) in the management of venous thromboembolism (VTE)...
  6. pmc Listeriosis infection of an abdominal aortic aneurysm in a diabetic patient
    Spyros I Papadoulas
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
    J Glob Infect Dis 5:31-3. 2013
    ..Aneurysm content microbiology revealed Listeria monocytogenes and following a 9-week course of antibiotics our patient remains asymptomatic 11 months later...
  7. doi request reprint Combined (mechanical and pharmacological) modalities for the prevention of venous thromboembolism in joint replacement surgery
    S K Kakkos
    University of Patras, Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Hippocrates Avenue, Rio, Patras 26504, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:729-34. 2012
    ..Further research on the role of combined modalities in thromboprophylaxis in joint replacement and in other high-risk situations, such as fracture of the hip, is warranted...
  8. ncbi request reprint Endovascular management of aortoenteric fistulas with aortic cuff extenders: report of two cases
    S K Kakkos
    Departments of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
    Int Angiol 30:290-4. 2011
    ..Endovascular management of AEF can achieve satisfactory short-term results. Due to the high rate of recurrent bleeding and sepsis it should be used as a temporary measure and a bridge to open repair, whenever this is feasible...
  9. doi request reprint Open or endovascular repair of aortoenteric fistulas? A multicentre comparative study
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Greece
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 41:625-34. 2011
    ..To compare aortoenteric fistula (AEF) outcome after endovascular (EV-AEFR) or open repair (O-AEFR)...
  10. doi request reprint Endovascular management of arterioenteric fistulas: a systemic review and meta-analysis of the literature
    Stavros K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Patras, Rio, Patras Greece
    J Endovasc Ther 18:66-77. 2011
    ..To present a systemic review and meta-analysis investigating the outcomes of endovascular management of arterioenteric fistula (AEF)...
  11. doi request reprint Seasonal variation in the incidence of superficial venous thrombophlebitis
    Stavros K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University of Patras Medical School, Patras, Greece
    Thromb Res 126:98-102. 2010
    ..However there is no data on their complications, including superficial venous thrombophlebitis (SVT). The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that SVT follows a seasonal pattern...
  12. doi request reprint Combined intermittent pneumatic leg compression and pharmacological prophylaxis for prevention of venous thrombo-embolism in high-risk patients
    S K Kakkos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Detroit, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 37:364-5. 2009
    ..It has been suggested that combined modalities (methods of treatment) are more effective than single modalities in preventing venous thrombo-embolism (defined as deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, or both) in high-risk patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with mortality in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis: results from the ACSRS Study
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Imperial College, London, UK
    Int Angiol 24:221-30. 2005
    ..This study determines the factors associated with mortality in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis...
  14. doi request reprint Basilic vein transposition: what is the optimal technique?
    S K Kakkos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, K 8, 2799 W Grand Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 39:612-9. 2010
    ..To compare the outcome of the one-stage basilic vein transposition (BVT) fistula with a modified, two-stage technique...
  15. ncbi request reprint Texture analysis of ultrasonic images of symptomatic carotid plaques can identify those plaques associated with ipsilateral embolic brain infarction
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Imperial College, London, UK
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 33:422-9. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to determine the association between objective, computerised texture analysis of carotid plaque ultrasonic images and embolic CT-brain infarction in patients presenting with hemispheric neurological symptoms...
  16. doi request reprint Patterns and outcomes of aortofemoral bypass grafting in the era of endovascular interventions
    S K Kakkos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 42:658-66. 2011
    ..The aim of the study is to study contemporary presentation patterns and clinical results in patients undergoing aortofemoral bypass (AFB) surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Improved hemodynamic effectiveness and associated clinical correlations of a new intermittent pneumatic compression system in patients with chronic venous insufficiency
    S K Kakkos
    Irvine Laboratory for Cardiovascular Investigation and Research, Department of Vascular Surgery, Imperial College School of Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    J Vasc Surg 34:915-22. 2001
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two intermittent pneumatic compression systems. A hemodynamic study
    S K Kakkos
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    Int Angiol 24:330-5. 2005
    ..The former, by sensing venous refill time, commences compression when the calf veins are refilled...
  19. doi request reprint Long-term complication and patency rates of Vectra and IMPRA Carboflo vascular access grafts with aggressive monitoring, surveillance and endovascular management
    S K Kakkos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
    Vascular 19:21-8. 2011
    ..001). Contemporary long-term secondary patency of vascular access grafts is satisfactory. Further follow-up is necessary to compare late infection and pseudoaneurysm formation rates...
  20. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy combined with sapheno-femoral ligation compared to surgical treatment of varicose veins: early results of a randomised controlled trial
    D G Bountouroglou
    Josef Pflug Vascular Laboratory and the Vascular Unit, Ealing Hospital, Department of Vascular Surgery, Imperial College, London, UK
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 31:93-100. 2006
    ..Primary end points were patient recovery period and quality of life and secondary end points frequency of complications on the two arms of the trial and the cost of the treatment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Severity of asymptomatic carotid stenosis and risk of ipsilateral hemispheric ischaemic events: results from the ACSRS study
    A N Nicolaides
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Imperial College, London, UK
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 30:275-84. 2005
    ..This study determines the risk of ipsilateral ischaemic neurological events in relation to the degree of asymptomatic carotid stenosis and other risk factors...
  22. doi request reprint Secondary patency of thrombosed prosthetic vascular access grafts with aggressive surveillance, monitoring and endovascular management
    S K Kakkos
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 36:356-65. 2008
    ..To study the long-term patency of thrombosed prosthetic vascular access grafts treated with percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy (PMT) followed by aggressive surveillance and monitoring and repeated endovascular interventions...