Summary: The continuation of the subclavian artery; it distributes over the upper limb, axilla, chest and shoulder.
Publications209 found, 100 shown here
- Does the arterial cannulation site for circulatory arrest influence stroke risk?Lars G Svensson
Department of Thoracic Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 78:1274-84; discussion 1274-84. 2004..We investigated whether axillary/subclavian artery inflow with a side graft decreases the risk of stroke versus cannulation at other sites during hypothermic circulatory arrest...
- The right axillary artery approach for the Impella Recover LP 5.0 microaxial pumpThomas Sassard
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Transplantation, Claude Bernard University, Lyon Cedex, France
Ann Thorac Surg 85:1468-70. 2008..We describe a new implantation approach to the right axillary artery with the aims of avoiding vascular problems due to atherosclerosis of the peripheral arteries and improving ..
- Bilateral case of superficial ulnar artery originating from axillary arteryG Jacquemin
, rue de Pitteurs 20, , Belgium
Surg Radiol Anat 23:139-43. 2001..So this was a rare case where the ulnar arteries originated from the axillary artery on both sides, but then followed different courses in the arm and, on the right side, the superficial ulnar ..
- Arterial inflow via an axillary artery graft for the severely atheromatous aortaY R Baribeau
New England Heart Institute, Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, New Hampshire, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 66:33-7. 1998Strategy for severe aortic atheromatous disease identified by intraoperative epiaortic ultrasound remains to be determined. We used axillary artery inflow through graft interposition in an attempt to avoid potential embolization.
- Outcomes after total aortic arch replacement with right axillary artery cannulation and a presewn multibranched graftAlexander Kulik
Missouri Baptist Medical Center, St Louis, MO 63131, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 92:889-97. 2011Several techniques are available for aortic arch replacement. We evaluated our experience with total aortic arch replacement using a presewn multibranched graft and right axillary artery cannulation for brain perfusion.
- Spontaneous axillary artery aneurysm: a case report and review of the literatureManmeet K Malik
Division of Vascular Surgery, New York Hospital Queens, Flushing, NY 11355, USA
Vascular 20:46-8. 2012Degenerative arterial aneurysms can occur in any vascular territory. However, they are exceedingly rare in the axillary artery. Complications of axillary artery aneurysms may result in acute vascular insufficiency and neurological ..
- Radiotherapy-related axillary artery occlusive disease: percutaneous transluminal angioplasty and stenting. Two case reports and review of the literatureM Farrugia
Department of Interventional Radiology, Newham University Hospital, Romford, United Kingdom
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 29:1144-7. 2006Radiotherapy-related axillary artery occlusive disease is a relatively rare condition...
- High origin of a superficial ulnar artery arising from the axillary artery: anatomy, embryology, clinical significance and a review of the literatureK Natsis
Department of Anatomy, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Folia Morphol (Warsz) 65:400-5. 2006..It originated from the right axillary artery at the level of the junction of the two median nerve roots and followed a looping course, crossing over the ..
- Axillary artery cannulation for cardiopulmonary bypass reduces cerebral microemboliNasim Hedayati
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Case Western Reserve University University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 128:386-90. 2004..Aortic calcification or disease requiring replacement precludes aortic cannulation. Clinical experience with axillary artery cannulation led to the hypothesis that axillary cannulation may be cerebroprotective.
- A unique branching pattern of the axillary artery in a South Indian male cadaverKumar M R Bhat
Department of Anatomy, Kasturba Medical Collage, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India
Bratisl Lek Listy 109:587-9. 2008b>Axillary artery divides into 3 parts by pectoralis minor muscle and classically each part has its own branches. There are many reports to show different variations in the branching pattern of the axillary artery...
- A rare variation of the axillary artery combined contralaterally with an unusual high origin of a superficial ulnar artery: description, review of the literature and embryological analysisEleni Panagouli
Department of Anatomy, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
Ital J Anat Embryol 114:145-56. 2009..a superficial ulnar artery of high origin in the right upper limb and some rare variations of the left axillary artery: Right arm: The superficial ulnar artery originated from the second part of the axillary artery, before the ..
- Cannulation of the axillary artery with a side graft reduces morbidityJoseph F Sabik
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 77:1315-20. 2004The axillary artery is our preferred arterial cannulation site when the ascending aorta cannot be cannulated. Previously, we cannulated the artery directly; now we use a side graft...
- Endovascular treatment of iatrogenic axillary artery pseudoaneurysm under echographic control: a case reportDaniela Mazzaccaro
University of Milan, Italy
J Cardiothorac Surg 6:78. 2011Brief case report of the treatment of a large axillary artery pseudoaneurysm after a pacemaker using a left brachial cutdown and a retrograde delivery of a covered stent using ultrasound and fluoroscopic guidance...
- Positional compression of the axillary artery causing upper extremity thrombosis and embolism in the elite overhead throwing athleteYazan M Duwayri
Department of Surgery Section of Vascular Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
J Vasc Surg 53:1329-40. 2011To describe the spectrum of axillary artery pathology seen in high-performance overhead athletes and the outcomes of current treatment.
- Civilian penetrating axillary artery injuriesHardeep Gill
Trauma Center C14, Groote Schuur Hospital and University of Cape Town, Observatory, 7925, Cape Town, South Africa
World J Surg 35:962-6. 2011The surgical management and outcome of penetrating axillary artery (AA) injuries is presented.
- Iatrogenic axillary artery injury from humeral neck fracture repair. A rare and unusual event in which and aggressive strategy was mandatory to save a child limbGian Franco Veraldi
Universita degli Studi di Verona, II Scuola di Specializzazione in Chirurgia Generale, I Divisione Clinicizzata di Chirurgia Generale, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Verona
Chir Ital 58:247-51. 2006Humeral neck fracture is rarely associated with injury of the nearby axillary artery and in the English literature only 29 such cases have been reported...
- Use of saphenous vein graft in axillary artery cannulationMahmoud Loubani
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Ann Thorac Surg 78:1838-9. 2004b>Axillary artery cannulation for cardiopulmonary bypass is becoming increasingly used for surgery of aortic dissections for reoperations and extensively diseased ascending aortas. This can be achieved either directly or with a graft...
- Axillary artery cannulation improves operative results for acute type a aortic dissectionYoshimasa Moizumi
Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Sendai City Medical Center, Sendai, Japan
Ann Thorac Surg 80:77-83. 2005..This study was undertaken to identify preoperative and postoperative predictors of hospital death of patients with acute type A aortic dissection...
- Injury to the axillary artery, a complication of fixation using a locking plateA Khunda
Sunderland Royal Hospital, England
J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:1519-21. 2007..We describe a case in which the screws cut out of the humeral head causing injury to the axillary artery necessitating urgent removal of the implant.
- Axillary artery cannulation: routine use in ascending aorta and aortic arch replacementJustus T Strauch
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York University, New York 10029, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 78:103-8; discussion 103-8. 2004..We report favorable experience with direct axillary artery cannulation.
- Axillary artery cannulation for arterial inflow in patients with acute dissection of the ascending aortaSenol Yavuz
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Bursa Yuksek Ihtisas Teaching and Research Hospital, Duacinari 16330, Bursa, Turkey
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 22:313-5. 2002The axillary artery is an alternative site for arterial cannulation that avoids manipulation of the ascending aorta or aortic arch and provides antegrade blood flow during surgery for acute type A aortic dissection...
- Surgical treatment of axillary artery aneurysmOmer Tetik
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Ataturk Education and Research Hospital, Yesilyurt, Izmir, Turkey
Tex Heart Inst J 32:186-8; discussion 185. 2005Aneurysms of the axillary artery are rare and dangerous lesions that threaten the upper extremities with vascular and neurologic compromise. Most can be treated effectively with surgical excision and vascular grafting...
- Cannulation of the axillary artery for cardiopulmonary bypass: safeguards and pitfallsMichael C Sinclair
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 75:931-4. 2003..Favorable experience at our institution and elsewhere using axillary artery cannulation in treating type A aortic dissections has caused us to broaden our indications for using this ..
- Direct versus side-graft cannulation of the right axillary artery for antegrade cerebral perfusionLevent Yilik
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Izmir Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Izmir 35360, Turkey
Tex Heart Inst J 33:310-5. 2006Antegrade selective cerebral perfusion through the right axillary artery has proved to be a safe and effective method for cerebral protection in aortic surgery...
- Axillary artery injury from humeral neck fracture: a rare but disabling traumatic eventMarineh Yagubyan
Mayo Clinic, Division of Vascular Surgery, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Vasc Endovascular Surg 38:175-84. 2004b>Axillary artery injury from blunt trauma to the shoulder is uncommon. Fracture of the neck of the humerus is a rare cause of injury to the axillary artery. Four cases of axillary artery thrombosis from humeral neck fracture are reported...
- Incomplete circle of Willis and right axillary artery perfusionPäivi Merkkola
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
Ann Thorac Surg 82:74-9. 2006The aim of our anatomic study was to assess whether the commonly used method of perfusion through the right axillary artery is sufficient in providing uniform distribution of blood to both hemispheres of the brain in patients undergoing ..
- Antegrade cerebral perfusion by axillary artery and left carotid artery inflow at moderate hypothermiaAlessandro Mazzola
Department of Cardiac Surgery, G Mazzini Hospital, 64100 Teramo, Italy
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:930-1. 2002..during hypothermic circulatory arrest was obtained by combining right carotid perfusion through the axillary artery with selective perfusion of the left common carotid artery in ten patients...
- Case report: intraoperative management of extreme hemodilution in a patient with a severed axillary arteryJianQiang Dai
Orthopedic Intensive Care Unit, Liuhua Qiao Hospital, Guangzhou, People s Republic of China
Anesth Analg 111:1204-6. 2010..No evidence of cardiac ischemia was noted and he was discharged in good condition. Extreme hemodilution can be successfully managed by maintaining a normal blood volume, 100% oxygen, and the use of plasma substitutes...
- Axillary artery transection after recurrent anterior shoulder dislocationChristos D Karkos
5th Department of Surgery, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Hippocrateio Hospital, 546 42 Thessaloniki, Greece
Am J Emerg Med 28:119.e5-7. 2010b>Axillary artery transection after recurrent anterior shoulder dislocation is extremely rare. We present 2 such patients. The first, a 62-year-old man, presented with acute ischemia and a large hematoma in the axilla and chest wall...
- Technical problems and complications of axillary artery cannulationThomas Schachner
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Innsbruck University Hospital, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:634-7. 2005Cardiopulmonary bypass via the axillary artery is frequently used especially in aortic dissections. With an increased use of this technique problems were recognized too...
- Axillary artery cannulation in acute ascending aortic dissectionsJ D Whitlark
Main Line Cardiothoracic Surgeons, Lankenau Hospital, Jefferson Health System, Wynnewood, Pennsylvania 19096, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 69:1127-8; discussion 1129. 2000..Arterial perfusion through the right axillary artery is more likely to perfuse the true lumen and should be advantageous in acute dissections involving the ..
- Anatomical studies concerning technical feasibility of minimally invasive axillocoronary bypass graftingJ Bonatti
University Clinic of Surgery Cardiac Surgery Innsbruck, Austria
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 14:S71-5. 1998..The aim of the present study was to determine the technical feasibility of minimally invasive axillary artery to coronary artery vein grafting in the human cadaver.
- Clinical results with left axillary to left anterior descending coronary artery bypassJ A Magovern
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 71:561-4. 2001..We have applied a modified minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass procedure, which uses a graft from the left axillary artery to the left anterior descending coronary artery in such situations.
- Minimally invasive axillary-coronary artery bypassJ B Flege
Department of Cardiac Surgery, The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Heart Surg Forum 3:238-40; discussion 240. 2000..The aim of this report is to show that the axillary artery is suitable for the proximal anastomosis in minimally invasive coronary bypass operations.
- Should axillary artery to coronary artery bypass be part of the cardiac surgeon's armamentarium?Ahmad M Tarakji
Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:65-8. 2007The axillary artery has been used as an alternate inflow source for revascularization of the lower extremities for four decades. Since 1997, there have been several reports of axillary artery to coronary artery bypass.
- Total arch replacement using antegrade selective cerebral perfusion with right axillary artery perfusionSatoshi Numata
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, 5 7 1 Fujishirodai, Suita, Osaka 565 8565, Japan
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:771-5; discussion 775. 2003Right axillary artery (AxA) perfusion, which can prevent cerebral embolism caused by retrograde perfusion via the femoral artery (FA), was used for selective cerebral perfusion (SCP) as well as cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) in aortic arch ..
- Long-term outcome after treatment of aortic graft infection with staged extra-anatomic bypass grafting and aortic graft removalJ M Seeger
Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainseville, FL, USA
J Vasc Surg 32:451-9; discussion 460-1. 2000..The purpose of this study was to determine long-term outcome in patients with infected prosthetic aortic grafts who were treated with extra-anatomic bypass grafting and aortic graft removal...
- Repeat axillofemoral grafting as treatment for axillofemoral graft occlusionChristine J Olson
Division of Vascular Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Mail Code OP11, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
Arch Surg 137:1364-7; discussion 1367-8. 2002..In patients who are not candidates for aortic grafting, repeat ax-fem grafting is an alternative to thrombectomy. This report compares our experience treating ax-fem graft thrombosis with replacement or revision vs thrombectomy...
- Beating heart axillocoronary bypass for management of the untouchable ascending aorta in coronary artery bypass graftingJ Bonatti
Innsbruck University Hospital, University Clinic of Surgery Cardiac Surgery, Austria
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 16:S18-23. 1999..We report on a preliminary series of four patients in whom the axillary artery was used as an inflow vessel for venous coronary artery bypass grafts which were performed on the beating ..
- The axillocoronary bypass. Blood flow and short-term graft histology in a porcine modelJ Bonatti
Departments of Surgery Cardiac Surgery, Innsbruck University Hospital, Innsbruck, Austria
J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 43:625-31. 2002Bypass grafts arising from the axillary artery may be indicated for complications during minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass grafting, for redo operations and for management of a severely atherosclerotic ascending aorta...
- Needle placement and injection posterior to the axillary artery may predict successful infraclavicular brachial plexus block: a report of three casesJennifer M Porter
Department of Anesthesia, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, 399 Bathurst St, EC 2 046, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
Can J Anaesth 52:69-73. 2005..We describe three cases of infraclavicular block where we used ultrasound to place the needle and catheter, observe type of muscle twitch obtained and local anesthetic spread after injection...
- Transpulmonary thermodilution cardiac output measurement using the axillary artery in critically ill patientsEran Segal
General Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
J Clin Anesth 14:210-3. 2002..by the arterial thermodilution technique using only a central venous catheter and an arterial catheter inserted into the axillary artery, with conventional CO measurement with thermodilution using a pulmonary artery (PA) catheter (PAC).
- Minimally invasive subclavian/axillary artery to coronary artery bypass (SAXCAB): review and classificationA S Coulson
Dameron Heart Institute, Stockton, CA, USA
Heart Surg Forum 4:13-25. 2001BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Subclavian/axillary artery to coronary artery bypass (SAXCAB) surgery is defined as a minimally (or less) invasive coronary revascularization procedure where one or more grafts are anastomosed to the second or ..
- [Anterior luxation of the humerus complicated by thrombosis of the axillary artery--a case review]K Edelmann
II chirurgické oddelení úrazové centrum Masarykovy nemocnice Ustí n Labem
Rozhl Chir 86:611-3. 2007The authors report on a rare complication of humeral luxations, thrombosis of the axillary artery. They present a literature overview to discuss possible causes and mechanisms of venous complications...
- Axillary artery in cardiopulmonary bypass: indications and resultsFernando A Atik
Instituto de Cardiologia do Distrito Federal, Fundação Universitária de Cardiologia, Brasilia, DF, Brazil
Rev Bras Cir Cardiovasc 24:404-8. 2009To determine indications and results of axillary artery cannulation for cardiopulmonary bypass.
- Use of medial arm skin as a free flapSebat Karamursel
Plastic Surgery Clinic, Ankara Social Insurance Hospital, Department of Anatomy, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
Plast Reconstr Surg 115:2025-31. 2005..This may be because of variations in vascular anatomy, leading to confusion during dissection of the flap...
- The subclavian and axillary arteries as inflow vessels for coronary artery bypass grafts--combined experience from three cardiac surgery centersJ Bonatti
Innsbruck University Hospital, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Innsbruck, Austria
Heart Surg Forum 3:307-11; discussion 311-2. 2000..During recent years they have also been used for special situations in coronary artery bypass grafting. We report on a preliminary, triple center experience with subclavian/axillary artery to coronary artery bypass grafting.
- Axillary artery transection following anterior shoulder dislocation: classical presentation and current conceptsS P Kelley
SSHO, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, Wakefield, UK
Injury 35:1128-32. 2004Injury to the axillary artery following anterior shoulder dislocation is a very rare occurrence...
- Atherosclerotic axillary artery aneurysmG Morris-Stiff
Department of Surgery, Royal Glamorgan Hospital Ynysmaerdy Llantrisant, Rhondda Cynon Taf, UK
Minerva Chir 63:61-3. 2008True aneurysms of the axillary artery are rare, most pulsatile masses in the region being pseudoaneurysms...
- Endoluminal repair of axillary artery and vein rupture after reduction of shoulder dislocation. A case reportM Zanchetta
Department of Cardiovascular Disease, Civic Hospital, Cittadella, Padua, Italy
Minerva Cardioangiol 50:69-73. 2002..The lesions were repaired successfully with two cover stents (JOSTENT and Passager). Endovascular treatment of such vascular injuries seems to be feasible and safe, though further investigation is warranted...
- Endovascular stent-graft placement for the management of a traumatic axillary artery pseudoaneurysm-a case reportG Levent Oktar
Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Emergency and Traumatology Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Vasc Endovascular Surg 36:323-6. 2002A 24-year-old woman with a right infraclavicular gunshot wound developed an axillary artery pseudoaneurysm. She was successfully treated by using a 5 cm Hemobahn stent-graft with a diameter of 6 mm...
- Insidious presentation of axillary artery branch avulsion after trivial blunt traumaZacharias Androulakakis
Department of Surgery, Vascular Unit, Venizelion General Hospital, Heraklion Crete, Greece
Injury 35:1211-3. 2004
- A case of intraoperative acute aortic dissection caused by cannulation into an axillary arteryT Miyatake
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 42:809-11. 2001..The dissection was caused by the cannulation into the axillary artery. Transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) showed the dissection during the operation and the ascending aorta ..
- Rupture of axillary artery and neuropraxis as complications of recurrent traumatic shoulder dislocation: case reportBabak Allie
Accident and Emergency Department, Trafford General Hospital, Davyhulme, Manchester M41 5SL, UK
Eur J Emerg Med 12:121-3. 2005Gleno-humeral dislocations are frequent, but associated complete transection of the axillary artery has only been reported sporadically...
- Compression of the brachial plexus in a patient with false aneurysm of the axillary artery as a result of anterior shoulder dislocationAnthony T Helm
Royal Preston Hospital, United Kingdom
J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:278-9. 2002
- Transected axillary artery: unusual blunt traumaMisha Witz
J Trauma 54:203. 2003
- Axillary artery injury secondary to anterior shoulder dislocation: report of two casesS Maweja
Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital of Liege, CHU du Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
Acta Chir Belg 102:187-91. 2002Vascular injuries secondary to isolated shoulder dislocation are rare. Unawareness for closed axillary artery trauma by many physicians treating shoulder dislocations, counts often for missed or delayed diagnosis...
- Cannulation of the axillary artery in critically ill newborn infantsA Piotrowski
Intensive Care Unit, Paediatric Hospital, University School of Medicine, Lodz, Poland
Eur J Pediatr 154:57-9. 1995The axillary artery has been successfully cannulated in critically ill adult and paediatric patients. There is little information about experience with this technique in neonates...
- Axillary artery aneurysmSanjey Gupta
Department of Emergency Medicine and Department of Radiology, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
J Emerg Med 28:215-6. 2005
- Anterior shoulder dislocation with axillary artery and nerve injuryM A Mohamed Razif
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur 50603
Med J Malaysia 57:496-8. 2002We report a rare case of left axillary artery injury associated with anterior dislocation of the left shoulder in a 25 yrs old male as a result of a road traffic accident. The shoulder dislocation was reduced...
- Commentary on "Thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair: historical review and description of a re-engineered technique"Anthony Comerota
Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 17:215-6. 2005
- Giant pseudoaneurysm after proximal aortic surgery treated by means of redo axillary artery cannulation and use of an Endoclamp deviceFrancois Dagenais
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Laval Hospital, 2725 Chemin Sainte Foy, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada G1V 4G5
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 130:208-9. 2005
- Arterioarterial prosthetic loop: a new approach for hemodialysis accessJuergen Zanow
Department of Vascular Surgery, Queen Elisabeth Hospital, Berlin, Germany
J Vasc Surg 41:1007-12. 2005....
- Recannulation of the right axillary artery for complex aortic surgeriesRahul Shetty
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Laval Hospital, Quebec City, Canada G1V 4G5
Tex Heart Inst J 32:194-7; discussion 185. 2005Owing to the increased use of the axillary artery for arterial inflow during cardiopulmonary bypass, patients with previous cannulation at this site who require reoperation will be encountered more and more frequently...
- Endovascular treatment of an occluded axillofemoral bypass graftDavid P Slovut
Department of Cardiology, St Mary s Duluth Clinic Heart Center, Duluth, Minnesota, USA
Vasc Med 10:33-6. 2005..Following balloon angioplasty and stent placement, the pressure gradient was eliminated. In conclusion, careful evaluation of arterial inflow to bypass grafts is critical for ensuring long-term graft patency...
- [One-stage coronary artery bypass and extra-anatomical bypass operation in a patient with ischemic heart disease and Leriche syndrome; report of a case]Takahiro Yamaguchi
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kawachi General Hospital, Higashi Osaka, Japan
Kyobu Geka 59:153-6. 2006..We selected a one-stage operation of axillo-bifemoral bypass grafting and coronary artery bypass grafting. The postoperative course was uneventful, and the patient was discharged on the 23rd day after operation...
- Right axillary artery cannulation for surgical management of the hostile ascending aortaJohn Kokotsakit
2nd Cardiac Surgery Department, Evangelismos Hospital, Athens, Greece
Tex Heart Inst J 32:189-93; discussion 185. 2005..Arterial perfusion through the axillary artery provides sufficient antegrade aortic flow, is more likely to perfuse the true lumen in the event of ..
- Concomitant aortoaxillary bypass and coronary artery bypass graftingTakehiro Inoue
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kinki University School of Medicine, 377 2, Ohno Higashi, Osaka Sayama, Osaka 589 8511, Japan
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 13:229-32. 2005..polytetrafluoroethylene graft was attached to the ascending aorta and led to the proximal segment of the axillary artery via the pleural cavity. Patients were followed up for 2-10 years (mean, 5.4 +/- 3.4 years)...
- Detection and monitoring of complications associated with femoral or axillary arterial cannulation for surgical repair of aortic dissectionKazumasa Orihashi
Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hiroshima University Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20:20-5. 2006..The purpose of this study was to describe the incidence and complications of femoral versus axillary artery cannulation for surgical repair of aortic dissection and to devise a strategy for early detection and ..
- Which is more appropriate as a cerebral protection method--unilateral or bilateral perfusion?Teruhisa Kazui
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:1039-40. 2006
- Central cannulation in acute aortic dissection repair: what else?Fadi Farhat
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:547-8; author reply 548. 2007
- Cerebral protection: sites of arterial cannulation and brain perfusion routesRicardo Ribeiro Dias
Heart Institute of the Hospital das Clínicas, Medicine School of the University of São Paulo
Rev Bras Cir Cardiovasc 22:235-40. 2007..Antegrade cerebral perfusion associated with moderate hypothermia is today, considered the best option for cerebral protection...
- Acute intraoperative aortic dissection following axillary artery cannulationChris K Rokkas
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Athens School of Medicine, Attikon Hospital, 1 Rimini St, Haidari 12462, Athens, Greece
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:288-9. 2008We describe a 75-year-old woman who underwent right axillary artery cannulation in preparation for reconstruction of the aortic arch and the proximal descending aorta for athesosclerotic aortic aneurysm via a 'clamshell' incision...
- eComment: what is the best arterial cannulation site in a complicated patient with acute type A aortic dissection?Senol Yavuz
Bursa Yuksek Ihtisas Education and Research Hospital, Bursa 16330, Turkey
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:134-5. 2008
- Left axillary artery perfusion in surgery of type A aortic dissectionMasashi Kano
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tokushima Prefectural Central Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 14:22-4. 2008A left axillary artery perfusion instead of a femoral perfusion has the benefit of avoiding false lumen perfusion and atheroembolization into the brain, which is caused by retrograde perfusion in type A aortic dissection surgery...
- Chronic traumatic pseudoaneurysm of polytetrafluoroethylene axillofemoral bypass graft in a quadriplegic patientRebecca M Grochow
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Ann Vasc Surg 22:688-91. 2008..To our knowledge this represents the first case of a chronic nonanastomotic pseudoaneurysm of a PTFE axillofemoral bypass graft secondary to abrasion and pressure that was repaired via an endovascular approach...
- eComment: TEE- and guidewire-guided axillary artery cannulation. An option?Stefanos Demertzis
Cardiocentro Ticino, Via Tesserete 48, 6900 Lugano, Switzerland
Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:289. 2008
- Axillary cannulation significantly improves survival and neurologic outcome after atherosclerotic aneurysm repair of the aortic root and ascending aortaChristian D Etz
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 86:441-6; discussion 446-7. 2008The impact of axillary artery cannulation (AXC) on survival and neurologic outcome after operation for ascending aortic disease was retrospectively evaluated.
- How should I cannulate my next acute aortic dissection?Francesco Santini
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:545-7; author reply 547. 2007
- Central cannulation in acute aortic dissection repairYoshito Inoue
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:545; author reply 545. 2007
- Strategy for adult aortic coarctation complicated by coronary artery diseaseYasuaki Fujisawa
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Sapporo Medical University, South 1, West 16, Chuo Ku, Sapporo 060 8543, Japan
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 15:e41-2. 2007..Successful management of aortic coarctation in a 45-year-old man with coronary artery disease is described. Tube graft replacement was carried out without cross clamping, under circulatory arrest with axillary artery and graft inflow.
- Axillary cerebral perfusion for arch surgery in acute type A dissection under moderate hypothermiaAristotelis Panos
Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:1036-9. 2006..We present our experience for open aortic arch repair with continuous antegrade brain perfusion by means of direct cannulation of the right axillary artery, under moderate hypothermia in patients with acute type A aortic dissection.
- Cannulation strategy for acute type A aortic dissectionJayesh Dhareshwar
Ann Thorac Surg 81:2340; author reply 2340-1. 2006
- Transapical aortic cannulation for cardiopulmonary bypass in type A aortic dissection operationsShinichi Wada
Aortic Center, Kawasaki Saiwai Hospital, Kawasaki shi, Kanagawa, Japan
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:369-72. 2006..concerns regarding complications caused by retrograde perfusion, the number of surgeons who prefer using the axillary artery as the site for cannulation is increasing. However, axillary artery cannulation also involves some problems...
- Axillofemoral fistula for hemodialysis accessPetr Utikal
2nd Clinic of Surgery, University Hospital Olomouc, Czech Republic
Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 150:179-83. 2006..The authors describe the technique of axillo-femoral arteriovenous prosthesis interposition and evaluate their experience with this non-conventional access for hemodialysis...
- Usefulness of the axillary artery as vascular access for cardiopulmonary bypassP Mastroroberto
Cardiovascular Surgery Unit, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 47:457-60. 2006In this paper we report our clinical experience with extended utilization of axillary artery cannulation for cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) and discuss the indications and the results of the procedure in terms of complications and ..
- [Current treatment of acute type A aortic dissection. Surgical treatment and treatment of malperfusion syndrome]O Fabre
Unité de chirurgie cardiaque de I Artois, Centre Hospitalier de Lens, Polyclinique De Bois Bernard, 99, route de la Bassee, 62302 Lens, France
Ann Cardiol Angeiol (Paris) 54:332-8. 2005..Catheterization of the axillary artery, open distal anastomosis and systematic resection of the intimal tear are the main surgical evolutions of the ..
- Central cannulation is safe in acute aortic dissection repairT Brett Reece
University of Virginia, Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Charlottesville, VA, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:428-34. 2007..We hypothesized that cannulation of the dissected aorta could be done safely with acceptable complication and mortality rates in this high-risk population...
- [Axillary artery cannulation with a Dacron graft for surgery of the aortic arch and ascending aorta]Jose I Sáez de Ibarra
Servicio de Cirugia Cardiaca, Palma de Mallorca, Baleares, Spain
Rev Esp Cardiol 60:76-9. 2007Cannulation of the axillary artery is one possible means of establishing cardiopulmonary bypass during surgery of the ascending aorta and aortic arch. Use of a Dacron graft for cannulation has a number of advantages...
- Evolving arch surgery using integrated antegrade selective cerebral perfusion: impact of axillary artery perfusionHitoshi Ogino
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, National Cardiovascular Center, Aichi, Japan
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:641-8; discussion 948-9. 2008The study objective was to determine the impact of integrated antegrade selective cerebral perfusion with right axillary artery perfusion during arch surgery.
- Endovascular repair of traumatic injuries of the subclavian and axillary arteriesP Castelli
Postgraduate School in Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo 21100, Viale Borri 57, Varese, Italy
Injury 36:778-82. 2005..We report our experience with the endovascular treatment of these injuries...
- Repair of acute ascending aorta-arch dissection with continuous body perfusion: a case reportDimitri Novitzky
Tampa General Hospital and the University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
Heart Surg Forum 6:43-6. 2002..proximal innominate, left carotid, and left subclavian arteries without discontinuing perfusion of the right axillary artery. A temporary clamp was applied to the femoral line, the aorta was transected, and a large Foley catheter was ..
- [Surgery for acute aortic dissection concomitant with preceding axillofemoral bypass to prevent malperfusion of visceral organs and limb ischemia]T Shimomura
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
Kyobu Geka 57:385-7. 2004..Sign of malperfusion of visceral organs was showed for several days after the operation but it disappeared without further intervention. Axillofemoral inflow of cardiopulmonary bypass may be effective procedure in these cases...
- Early disruption of proximal anastomosis of a PTFE axillofemoral bypass graftD P Arvanitis
Department for Vascular Surgery, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece
Vasa 31:136-7. 2002..Here, a case of an early disruption of proximal anastomosis of an axillofemoral graft is reported. Use of crutches was incriminated as the responsible mechanism...
- Combined median and medial antebrachial cutaneous neuropathies: an upper-arm neurovascular syndromeD Lázaro-Blázquez
Department of Neurology and Neuroscience, Clinica Universitaria de Navarra Pamplona, Navarra, Spain
Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 44:187-91. 2004..Recognition of this unusual pattern of nerve damage is important, since injury can be accurately localized to the midportion of the neurovascular compartment in the upper arm...
- [Arterial complications of thoracic outlet syndrome and pseudarthrosis of the clavicle: three patients]D Garnier
Département de Pathologie vasculaire, Groupe Hospitalier de l Institut Catholique de Lille, Hopital Saint Philibert, 115, rue du Grand But, 59462 Lomme
J Mal Vasc 28:79-84. 2003..Endovascular treatment is not indicated. Optimal treatment of clavicular fractures is required to prevent the development of thoracic outlet syndrome...
- Is the axillary artery a suitable cannulation site in aortic surgery?T Schachner
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Innsbruck University Hospital, Innsbruck, Austria
J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 45:15-9. 2004The axillary artery is currently gaining interest as an alternative to femoral artery cannulation in aortic surgery...
- Endovascular therapy for the treatment of arterial traumaClaudie S McArthur
Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Box 1273, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One East 100th Street, New York, NY 10029, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 71:4-11. 2004..Despite the potential benefits of this mode of therapy, its long-term utility will depend on our ability to overcome certain limitations associated with the technique, and on careful patient selection...
- Axillary artery and transapical aortic cannulation as an alternative to femoral artery cannulationKo Watanabe
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Tsukuba Medical Center Hospital, Ibaraki, Japan
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:842-3. 2003We present an experience with axillary artery and transapical aortic cannulation for cardiopulmonary bypass according to our indication. We could simply achieve antegrade flow using the two methods with satisfactory result.
- A true aneurysm of axillary-subclavian artery with cystic medionecrosis: an unusual manifestation of Marfan syndromeSugato Nawa
Department of Surgery, Okayama Red Cross General Hospital, Japan
Ann Vasc Surg 17:562-4. 2003..The patient underwent corrective surgery for the ASA aneurysm, and the aneurysm was histologically diagnosed as a true type with cystic medionecrosis...
- A rare case of aortic tube graft occlusion 35 years after coarctectomyNaoto Ashizawa
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Course of Medical and Dental Sciences, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki City, Nagasaki, Japan
Ann Thorac Surg 75:1961-3. 2003..The patient was rescued by an emergency axillofemoral bypass, and residual hypertension in upper limbs was improved by elective ascending aorta-descending aorta bypass grafting...
- Portable pneumatic driver for counterpulsation therapyPaul A Spence; Fiscal Year: 2010..The pumping chamber is connected to the systemic circulation by a short ePTFE graft anastomosed to the axillary artery. The CPD is controlled by a small, wearable pneumatic driver, connected by a percutaneous air line, and ..