brachiocephalic trunk

Summary

Summary: The first and largest artery branching from the aortic arch. It distributes blood to the right side of the head and neck and to the right arm.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Advanced atherosclerotic lesions in the innominate artery of the ApoE knockout mouse
    M E Rosenfeld
    Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 20:2587-92. 2000
  2. pmc Differential anti-atherosclerotic effects in the innominate artery and aortic sinus by the liver X receptor agonist T0901317
    Dacheng Peng
    Ben May Department for Cancer Research, University of Chicago, 929 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Atherosclerosis 203:59-66. 2009
  3. ncbi Plaque rupture after short periods of fat feeding in the apolipoprotein E-knockout mouse: model characterization and effects of pravastatin treatment
    Jason Johnson
    Bristol Heart Institute, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Circulation 111:1422-30. 2005
  4. ncbi Aneurysms of the innominate artery: surgical treatment of 27 patients
    E Kieffer
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Pitie Salpetriere University Hospital, Paris France
    J Vasc Surg 34:222-8. 2001
  5. ncbi Innominate arterial rupture distal to anomalous origin of left carotid artery
    C S Roberts
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill 27599 7065, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:1263-4. 2000
  6. ncbi [Surgical treatment of a patient with type I aortic dissection and occlusion of brachiocephalic branches by observation]
    Yu V Belov
    Department of Aorta and its Branches T Russian Research, Centre of Surgery of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, Russia
    Angiol Sosud Khir 12:138-43. 2006
  7. ncbi Innominate artery rupture after transcervical drainage for descending necrotizing mediastinitis
    H Ichimura
    Department of Surgery, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 71:1028-30. 2001
  8. ncbi A suprasternal false aneurysm caused by posttraumatic innominate artery rupture after dissection type A repair
    Michal Semrad
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, 1st Medical Faculty, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 30:937. 2006
  9. ncbi Acute dissection of the innominate artery: a case of report
    Hiroshi Munakata
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 1 Kusunokicho, Chuo Ku, Kobe, 650 0017, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:131-3. 2008
  10. ncbi Residual dissection of the brachiocephalic arteries: significance, management, and long-term outcome
    Eugenio Neri
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia, Universita agli Studi di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale M Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 128:303-12. 2004

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  1. ncbi Advanced atherosclerotic lesions in the innominate artery of the ApoE knockout mouse
    M E Rosenfeld
    Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 20:2587-92. 2000
    ..The processes underlying these changes in the innominate artery of older apoE(-/-) mice could well be a model for the critical processes leading to the breakdown and healing of the human atherosclerotic plaque...
  2. pmc Differential anti-atherosclerotic effects in the innominate artery and aortic sinus by the liver X receptor agonist T0901317
    Dacheng Peng
    Ben May Department for Cancer Research, University of Chicago, 929 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Atherosclerosis 203:59-66. 2009
    ..These data suggest that activation of LXR by T0901317 had differential anti-atherosclerotic effects in two arterial regions in mice with hypertriglyceridemia...
  3. ncbi Plaque rupture after short periods of fat feeding in the apolipoprotein E-knockout mouse: model characterization and effects of pravastatin treatment
    Jason Johnson
    Bristol Heart Institute, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Circulation 111:1422-30. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi Aneurysms of the innominate artery: surgical treatment of 27 patients
    E Kieffer
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Pitie Salpetriere University Hospital, Paris France
    J Vasc Surg 34:222-8. 2001
    ..Aneurysms of the innominate artery (AIA) are widely considered to be a rare entity. We describe our experience with AIAs in the last three decades...
  5. ncbi Innominate arterial rupture distal to anomalous origin of left carotid artery
    C S Roberts
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill 27599 7065, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:1263-4. 2000
    ..We present the case of a pregnant woman with an isolated injury to the innominate artery distal to an anomalous origin of the left common carotid artery. A safe operative technique is described...
  6. ncbi [Surgical treatment of a patient with type I aortic dissection and occlusion of brachiocephalic branches by observation]
    Yu V Belov
    Department of Aorta and its Branches T Russian Research, Centre of Surgery of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, Russia
    Angiol Sosud Khir 12:138-43. 2006
    ..herein is a clinical observation of a patient presenting with type I aortic dissection extending to the brachiocephalic trunk, closing down and occluding the ostium of the right subclavian artery, dissection with occlusion of the ..
  7. ncbi Innominate artery rupture after transcervical drainage for descending necrotizing mediastinitis
    H Ichimura
    Department of Surgery, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 71:1028-30. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi A suprasternal false aneurysm caused by posttraumatic innominate artery rupture after dissection type A repair
    Michal Semrad
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, 1st Medical Faculty, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 30:937. 2006
  9. ncbi Acute dissection of the innominate artery: a case of report
    Hiroshi Munakata
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 1 Kusunokicho, Chuo Ku, Kobe, 650 0017, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:131-3. 2008
    ..A 61-year-old man developed a ruptured innominate artery associated with localized acute dissection. The innominate artery was reconstructed with a bifurcated prosthetic graft without brain complication...
  10. ncbi Residual dissection of the brachiocephalic arteries: significance, management, and long-term outcome
    Eugenio Neri
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia, Universita agli Studi di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale M Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 128:303-12. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi Correction of symptomatic cerebral malperfusion due to acute type I aortic dissection by transcarotid stenting of the innominate and carotid arteries
    Glen S Roseborough
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:1091-6. 2006
    ..Acute proximal aortic dissection may be complicated by stroke due to malperfusion of the arch vessels. We report a novel case of successful endovascular treatment of acute cerebral malperfusion due to a dissection involving the aortic arch...
  12. ncbi Traumatic innominate artery disruption and aortic valve rupture
    Michael W A Chu
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1095-7. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi [Iatrogenic injury of the brachiocephalic arterial trunk and its branches--case report]
    Tomislav Trajbar
    Klinika za opću kirurgiju, Sv Duh, Zagreb
    Acta Med Croatica 60:497-9. 2006
    ..flow reconstruction by use of an Y prosthesis that was applied for terminoterminal anastomosis between the brachiocephalic trunk to common carotid artery and subclavian artery...
  14. pmc Comparative effects of inhaled diesel exhaust and ambient fine particles on inflammation, atherosclerosis, and vascular dysfunction
    Chunli Quan
    Department of Environmental Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, Tuxedo, New York 10987, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 22:738-53. 2010
    ....
  15. ncbi Surgical treatment of ascending aorta and innominate artery trunk aneurysm with displaced brachiocephalic vessels
    Uberto Da Col
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale Silvestrini, Perugia, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:852-4. 2007
    ..a case of an aortic aneurysm that involved the ascending aorta, the proximal transverse arch and the brachiocephalic trunk with cranial displacement of the right subclavian and common carotid arteries...
  16. ncbi Endovascular repair of an innominate artery true aneurysm
    P Puech-Leao
    Vascular Surgery Division, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Endovasc Ther 8:429-32. 2001
    ..To describe endovascular repair of a large aneurysm of the innominate artery in a patient with episodes of transient cerebral ischemia...
  17. ncbi Delayed post-traumatic aneurysms of aorta, carotid and innominate arteries
    B Chiappini
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Policlinico S Orsola, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti, 9 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 20:1246-8. 2001
    ..We report here, to our knowledge, the first successful case of combined treatment (surgical and by interventional neuroradiology) in a patient with delayed post-traumatic aneurysms of the aorta, carotid and innominate arteries...
  18. ncbi Cerebral malperfusion in acute type A dissection: direct innominate artery cannulation
    Genichi Sakaguchi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Kurashiki Central Hospital, Miwa, Kurashiki City, Okayama 710 8602, Japan
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:1190-1. 2005
  19. ncbi Traumatic giant true aneurysm of the brachiocephalic artery
    Sai S Oruganti
    Department of Cardiology, Nizams Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad 500 082, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 14:352-3. 2006
  20. ncbi Innominate artery aneurysm
    Alexandra A MacLean
    Weill Medical College, Cornell University, United States
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:803. 2007
  21. ncbi Surgical repair of an aneurysm of the innominate artery with fistulization into the trachea
    J P Guibaud
    Service de Chirurgie Cardiovasculaire and Service de Chirurgie Thoracique, , CHU de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    Ann Vasc Surg 15:412-4. 2001
    ..The procedure was performed under extracorporeal circulation and circulatory arrest with profound hypothermia...
  22. ncbi Innominate artery aneurysm with hemoptysis and airway compression in a patient with bovine aortic arch
    Ivan Constenla
    Section of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Hospital Universitario Vall d Hebron, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Vasc Surg 56:822-5. 2012
    ..Computed tomography angiography at 30 days showed a patent bypass, successful aneurysm exclusion, and improvement of the tracheal compression. The patient is currently asymptomatic at 12 months following the procedure...
  23. ncbi Eight-year follow-up of endovascular repair of a brachiocephalic trunk aneurysm due to Takayasu's arteritis
    Domenico Angiletta
    Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    J Vasc Surg 56:504-7. 2012
    Aneurysms of the brachiocephalic trunk are rare but their clinical outcomes are potentially devastating; they include rupture, cerebral or arm ischemia secondary to thromboembolism, and compression of the surrounding structures...
  24. ncbi Combined resection of coronary and innominate artery aneurysms
    Ashwini Oswal
    Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai, India
    J Card Surg 26:319-21. 2011
    ..The inominate artery aneurysm was excised and the brachiocephalic trunk was reconstructed off-pump...
  25. ncbi Penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer aneurysm of the innominate artery
    S M Yuan
    Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Vasa 38:263-6. 2009
    ..Open surgery was the treatment of choice for the ruptured aneurysm, while conservative treatment was recommended for the associated penetrating atherosclerotic ulcers of the descending aorta...
  26. ncbi Intrathoracic aneurysm of the innominate and right subclavian arteries: report of a case
    F Kasashima
    First Department of Surgery, Kanazawa University School of Medicine, Ishikawa, Japan
    Surg Today 31:51-4. 2001
    ..Although the left posterior cerebral artery, which was not manipulated during surgery, became occluded, it was recanalized by thrombolysis. The patient was discharged in good health and has remained well since...
  27. ncbi Innominate artery aneurysm: axial reconstruction via a cervical approach
    Thomas J Takach
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Carolinas Heart Institute, Carolinas Health Care System, Charlotte, NC 28203, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:1267-9. 2007
    ..A subsequent staged revascularization of the upper extremity was successfully accomplished with a brachial to radial artery bypass and ulnar artery transposition...
  28. ncbi Late-appearing brachiocephalic aneurysm: an atypical vascular sequella of Kawasaki disease
    Gaby Yang
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, IWK Health Centre, Dalhousie University, P O Box 9700, Halifax, NS, Canada, B3K 6R8
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:197-9. 2009
    ..The authors suggest that for patients with complicated KD, surveillance should include a careful vascular survey to discover aneurysms distant from the heart...
  29. ncbi Cannulation of the innominate artery during surgery of the thoracic aorta: our experience in 55 patients
    Marco Di Eusanio
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Santa Maria Hospital, Bari, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:270-3. 2007
    ..In 2004, we started to select the innominate artery as an arterial cannulation site for CPB and antegrade cerebral perfusion institution. Here we present our preliminary experience with 55 patients...
  30. ncbi Repair of aortic arch coarctation and innominate artery aneurysm with branched Dacron graft
    John S Ikonomidis
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29464, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:579-81. 2004
  31. ncbi Direct innominate artery cannulation in acute type a dissection and severe thoracic aortic atheroma
    John G T Augoustides
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:727-9. 2007
  32. ncbi Surgical treatment for intrathoracic aneurysm of the innominate artery in an 83-year-old asymptomatic woman
    Kiyoaki Takaba
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Japanese Red Cross Society Wakayama Medical Center, 4 20 Komatsubaradouri, Wakayama 640 8558, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 52:194-7. 2004
    ..Aggressive surgical intervention should be employed despite the fact that a patients is asymptomatic...
  33. ncbi Surgical treatment for innominate artery aneurysm with a coronary pulmonary artery fistula: a case report
    Akira Saito
    Second Department of Surgery, Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 11:55-8. 2005
    ..We performed successful surgical treatment for a rare case of innominate artery aneurysm with a coronary pulmonary artery fistula...
  34. ncbi Supra-aortic vessels aneurysms: diagnosis and prompt intervention
    Marcelo Cury
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:4-10. 2009
    ..Aneurysms involving the supra-aortic vessels are rare but carry serious risk of embolization, thrombosis, and rupture. We describe our experience with the diagnosis, treatment strategies, and outcomes in patients with extended follow-up...
  35. ncbi Characteristics of intact and ruptured atherosclerotic plaques in brachiocephalic arteries of apolipoprotein E knockout mice
    Helen Williams
    Bristol Heart Institute, University of Bristol, Bristol Royal Infirmary, United Kingdom
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 22:788-92. 2002
    ..The data also show that ruptured plaques in these mice show many of the characteristics of vulnerable plaques in humans. This supports the use of this model in studies of the mechanisms and therapy of plaque rupture...
  36. ncbi Induction of atherosclerosis by low-fat, semisynthetic diets in LDL receptor-deficient C57BL/6J and FVB/NJ mice: comparison of lesions of the aortic root, brachiocephalic artery, and whole aorta (en face measurement)
    Daniel Teupser
    Laboratory of Biochemical Genetics and Metabolism, The Rockefeller University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 23:1907-13. 2003
    ..LDLR-/-) and FVB/NJ (FVB.LDLR-/-) backgrounds...
  37. ncbi Anatomical variation in the position of the brachiocephalic trunk (innominate artery) with respect to the trachea: a computed tomography-based study and literature review of Innominate Artery Compression Syndrome
    S L Fawcett
    Department of Radiology, Cambridge University Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Clin Anat 23:61-9. 2010
    Respiratory compromise due to tracheal compression by the brachiocephalic trunk (BT), a condition first labeled as Innominate Artery Compression Syndrome (IACS), has been controversially attributed to an anomalous origin of this vessel ..
  38. ncbi Anomalous branching pattern of the aortic arch and its clinical applications
    G L Shiva Kumar
    Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences, Narkatpally, Nalgonda, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Singapore Med J 51:e182-3. 2010
    The aortic arch gives rise to three classical branches, namely the brachiocephalic trunk, the left common carotid artery and the left subclavian artery...
  39. ncbi Endovascular techniques for supra-aortic trunk intervention
    Frank J Criado
    Union Memorial Hospital MedStar Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 19:231-7. 2007
    ..These risks can be minimized through a complete understanding of the full spectrum of technical and catheter choices that are available to the interventionist...
  40. ncbi Low-flow perfusion via the innominate artery during aortic arch operations provides only limited somatic circulatory support
    Olaf Roerick
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Krankenhausstrasse 12, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:517-24. 2006
    ..Especially, the existence or efficacy of any subdiaphragmal perfusion still remains unclear...
  41. ncbi Traumatic rupture of the innominate artery
    Riyad Karmy-Jones
    Department of Surgery, Section of Thoracic Vascular Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:782-7. 2003
    ..Blunt traumatic rupture of the innominate artery is uncommon. We reviewed our experience to correlate the impact of patient stability, presence of associated injuries and location of the injury within the artery with outcome...
  42. ncbi 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...
  43. ncbi Arch reconstruction without circulatory arrest in neonates
    Yuko Takeda
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Kitasato University, School of Medicine, Kanagawa, Japan
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 13:337-40. 2005
    ..It was concluded that the regional cerebral perfusion technique can be safely applied during neonatal aortic arch reconstruction, and deep hypothermic circulatory arrest should be avoided...
  44. ncbi [Complications of tracheostomy in patients with severe motor and intellectual disabilities and their management]
    Haruko Kotani
    Department of Pediatrics, National Hospital Organization Kochi Hospital, Kochi
    No To Hattatsu 37:473-8. 2005
    ..In the absence of severe tracheomalacia, use of custom-made short cannulas that can be fixed proximally to the site of stenosis and to the proximity of arteries are appropriate for this purpose...
  45. ncbi Endovascular therapy of symptomatic innominate-subclavian arterial occlusive lesions
    Edward Y Woo
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 40:27-33. 2006
    ..Endovascular management of high-grade lesions of the subclavian or innominate arteries is safe and efficacious and may be considered as a first line of therapy. Continued follow-up is needed to assess long-term patency...
  46. ncbi Successful repair of blunt injury of aortic arch branches in the setting of bovine arch
    Abdulaziz Al-Khaldi
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305 5407, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:396-8. 2006
    ..The repair was achieved without the use of cardiopulmonary bypass or arterial shunts. There was no clinical or radiologic evidence of neurologic abnormality after the repair...
  47. ncbi Endovascular therapy for tracheoinnominate artery fistula: a temporizing measure
    L Philipp Wall
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8191, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:99-102. 2005
    ..The fistula was initially excluded with a covered stent, but a few weeks later hemoptysis recurred secondary to deep tracheal erosion by the covered stent...
  48. ncbi Interventional techniques to facilitate supraaortic angioplasty and stenting
    Frank J Criado
    Division of Vascular Surgery and Center for Vascular Intervention, Union Memorial Hospital MedStar Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 40:141-7. 2006
    ..These procedures have gained in popularity over the years and become the preferred modality for management of most patients today...
  49. ncbi Hemodynamics in the mouse aortic arch as assessed by MRI, ultrasound, and numerical modeling
    Akiva Feintuch
    Mouse Imaging Centre, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 292:H884-92. 2007
    ..This surprising finding seems to be at variance with currently accepted models of the role of hemodynamics in atherogenesis and the known distribution of atheromatous lesions in mice...
  50. ncbi Emergency endovascular deployment of stent graft in the ascending aorta for contained rupture of innominate artery pseudoaneurysm in a pediatric patient
    Wilson Y Szeto
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1872-5. 2006
    ..A pseudoaneurysm of the previously ligated innominate artery subsequently developed, and despite coil embolization, it continued to enlarge, which required emergency endovascular intervention...
  51. ncbi Transposition of the supraaortic branches for extended endovascular arch repair
    Martin Czerny
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Vienna Medical School, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:709-13. 2006
    ..Supraaortic branches limit extended application of endovascular aortic repair. For this purpose, we applied extensive reconstructions...
  52. ncbi [Feasibility of helical CT in the diagnosis and management of tracheo-innominate artery fistula and tracheo-innominate artery allovascularity after tracheostomy in patients with severe neurological disorders]
    Nobuyoshi Sugiyama
    Department of Pediatrics, National Hospital Organization, Kanagawa National Hospital, Hadano, Kanagawa
    No To Hattatsu 38:453-6. 2006
    ....
  53. ncbi Primary stenting of subclavian and innominate artery occlusive disease: a single center's experience
    E N Brountzos
    Dotter Interventional Institute, Oregon Health Sciences University, 3181 S W Sam Jackson Park Rd, L342, Portland, Oregon 97201 3098, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 27:616-23. 2004
    ..To review immediate and midterm results of primary stenting for innominate and subclavian artery occlusive lesions...
  54. ncbi Determinants of immediate and long-term results of subclavian and innominate artery angioplasty
    Tadeusz Przewlocki
    Department of Cardiac and Vascular Diseases, Institute of Cardiology, Jagiellonian University School of Medicine, The John Paul II Hospital, Krakow, Poland
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 67:519-26. 2006
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the efficiency of PTA on symptom resolution and identify determinants of long-term outcome...
  55. ncbi Entire rerouting of the supraaortic branches for endovascular stent-graft placement of an aortic arch aneurysm
    Roman Gottardi
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Vienna Medical School, Wahringer Gurtel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:258-60. 2006
    ..on the case of a 64-year-old male presenting with an aortic arch aneurysm involving the origin of the brachiocephalic trunk. A second thoracic aortic aneurysm was detected in the distal third of the descending aorta...
  56. ncbi Traumatic partial avulsion of a single right subclavian artery from the aortic arch and definitive repair
    Emmanouil I Kapetanakis
    Department of Surgery, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 20010 2975, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:348-50. 2006
    ..An interposition graft was used to restore the continuity of the artery to the ascending thoracic aorta...
  57. ncbi Anterior approach to traumatic mid aortic arch transection
    Bradley G Leshnower
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:343-5. 2006
    ..The repair was approached anteriorly and required aortic arch replacement...
  58. ncbi Vascular anatomic variation in rabbits
    Yong Hong Ding
    Neuroradiology Research Laboratory, Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, Southwest, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1031-5. 2006
    ....
  59. ncbi Tracheoinnominate fistula: surgical management of an iatrogenic disaster
    R W Ridley
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0528, USA
    J Laryngol Otol 120:676-80. 2006
    ..The history, aetiology, and pathogenesis of TIF are reviewed, yielding an algorithm for recommended management of TIF...
  60. ncbi Aortic arch vessel stenting: a single-center experience using cerebral protection
    Brian G Peterson
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Arch Surg 141:560-3; discussion 563-4. 2006
    ..Traditional management of supra-aortic trunk disease has employed surgical extra-anatomic bypass via a cervical approach or median sternotomy. Endoluminal therapy may be a less morbid alternative...
  61. ncbi Tracheoinnominate artery fistula: combined endovascular and surgical management by emergency stent-graft placement followed by cryopreserved arterial allograft repair
    Carmine Sessa
    Department of Thoracic, Vascular, and Endocrine Surgery, Grenoble University Hospital Center, Grenoble, France
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:731-5. 2006
    ....
  62. ncbi Fatal fistula between the trachea and the brachiocephalic artery: late complication of a second-generation, self-expanding metallic tracheal stent
    Eero I T Sihvo
    Division of General Thoracic and Esophageal Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:1415-6. 2006
  63. ncbi A case with tracheo-innominate artery fistula. Successful management of endovascular embolization of innominate artery
    Kenji Takasaki
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sasebo City General Hospital, Sasebo, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 32:195-8. 2005
    ....
  64. ncbi Total aortic arch replacement in patients with arch vessel anomalies
    Kazuchika Suzuki
    First Department of Surgery, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Hamamatsu, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:2079-83. 2006
    ..We analyzed our experience of total arch replacement in patients with arch vessel anomalies...
  65. ncbi Endovascular therapies for noncoronary atherosclerosis in the elderly: supra-aortic vessels and thoracoabdominal aorta lesions
    Gianluca Rigatelli
    EndoCardioVascular Therapy Research, Verona, Italy
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 14:142-7. 2005
    ....
  66. ncbi Treatment of nonaortic aneurysms in the endograft era: aneurysms of the innominate and subclavian arteries
    Christopher M Chambers
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Semin Vasc Surg 18:184-90. 2005
    ..Ultimately long-term follow-up data are necessary to determine whether the durability of the endoluminal approach warrants more widespread use...
  67. ncbi Endovascular treatment of supra-aortic extracranial stenoses in patients with vertebrobasilar insufficiency symptoms
    A Y Zaytsev
    Department of Angiography and Interventional Radiology, I M Setchenov Moscow Medical Academy, 119881 Moscow, Russian Federation
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 29:731-8. 2006
    ..We present our experience of endovascular interventions for patients with signs of vertebrobasilar insufficiency (VBI) resulted from subclavian, vertebral and brachiocephalic arterial stenoses...
  68. ncbi Tracheo-innominate artery fistula following stenting, surgery and radiotherapy for large glomus tumor of the chest
    Jessica Chan
    ANZ J Surg 75:252-3. 2005
  69. ncbi Mophometric study of the aortic arch and its major branches in rat fetuses on the 21st day of gestation
    L Monnereau
    UP d Anatomie Embryologie, Ecole Nationale Veterinaire, 23 Chemin des Capelles, 31076 Toulouse, France
    Anat Embryol (Berl) 209:357-69. 2005
    The anatomy and embryology of the aortic arch and its branching tributaries (brachiocephalic trunk, left common carotid artery and left subclavian artery) in man and animals are well substantiated...
  70. ncbi Evolution of healthy thoracic aortic segment diameter during follow-up of patients with aortic aneurysm or dissection: a magnetic resonance imaging study
    K Benachenhou
    Department of Radiology, G Montpied University Hospital, BP 69, 63003 Clermont Ferrand Cedex 1, France
    Surg Radiol Anat 27:142-6. 2005
    ..Thus according to our series it seems that patients with a descending aorta endoprosthesis are not exposed to graft endoleak due to inadequate contact of the prosthesis and aorta within the 5 years following its implantation...
  71. ncbi A case of relapsing polychondritis involving placement of an expandable metallic stent
    Shigenori Nobukiyo
    Department of Otolaryngology, St Marianna University School of Medicine, 2 16 1 Sugao, Miyamae ku, 216 8511, Kawasaki, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 30:S141-4. 2003
    ..Autopsy showed a tracheoinnominate artery fistula. We discuss the management of relapsing polychondritis with severe tracheal stenosis...
  72. ncbi Optimal arterial cannulation technique for selective cerebral perfusion in thoracic aortic surgery
    Toshihiro Ohata
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Osaka Police Hospital, Japan
    Artif Organs 26:1040-3. 2002
    ..Identifying the least atherosclerotic site in cephalic branches is important for safely establishing selective cerebral perfusion and for preventing perioperative cerebral embolism during total arch replacement...
  73. ncbi Stent-graft treatment of trauma to the supra-aortic arteries. A review
    C J Schonholz
    Interventional Radiology, Heart and Vascular Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 48:537-49. 2007
    ..The stent-graft approach warrants additional research on its long-term outcomes, as well as continued development of enhancements for the devices used...
  74. ncbi Unsteady and three-dimensional simulation of blood flow in the human aortic arch
    N Shahcheraghi
    Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, Institute for Theoretical Dynamics, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    J Biomech Eng 124:378-87. 2002
    ..Comparison of our numerical results with the localization of early atherosclerotic lesions broadly suggests preferential development of these lesions in regions of extrema (either maxima or minima) in wall shear stress and pressure...
  75. ncbi Graft repair of tracheo-innominate artery fistula following percutaneous tracheostomy
    Hassan Jamal-Eddine
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Chest Disease Hospital, Kuwait
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:654-5. 2008
    ..We present a successfully treated case of TIF using a Goretex graft to replace the severely destroyed segment of the innominate artery...
  76. ncbi Outcomes of endoluminal therapy for ostial disease of the major branches of the aortic arch
    Andrew M Bakken
    Department of Surgery, Center for Vascular Disease, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:388-94. 2008
    ..With an overall technical success of 98%, our results parallel those for lesions located more distally in the arch branches and support the continued use of percutaneous therapy for atherosclerotic disease throughout the arch branches...
  77. ncbi A novel arch-first T-graft technique for extensive aortic arch reconstruction
    Shih Rong Hsieh
    Cardiovascular Center of Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung City, Taiwan
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1814-6. 2008
    ..This method is performed through a traditional median sternotomy, keeps the lung free from manipulation, and avoids severe kink of major vascular grafts...
  78. ncbi Aberrant right subclavian artery associated with a common origin of carotid arteries
    Santiago Chahwan
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19146, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:809-12. 2006
    ....
  79. ncbi Angioplasty and stenting for total symptomatic atherosclerotic occlusion of the subclavian or innominate arteries
    A Gonzalez
    Department of Radiology, Division of Interventional Neuroradiology, University Hospital, Seville, Spain
    Cerebrovasc Dis 13:107-13. 2002
    ..4 months), 1 patient had a symptomatic left internal carotid artery occlusion and an asymptomatic occlusion of the treated subclavian artery. In expert hands, stenting-PTA should be considered as the primary therapeutic option...
  80. ncbi Hydrodynamic evaluation of axillary artery perfusion for normal and diseased aorta
    Masahito Minakawa
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Hirosaki University School of Medicine, 5 Zaifu cho, Hirosaki, Aomori 036 8562, Japan
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:215-21. 2008
    ..Flow in the aortic arch and the ascending aorta was unexpectedly rapid. Special care must be taken when the patient has frail atheroma around arch vessels or the lesser curvature of the aortic arch during axillary artery perfusion...
  81. ncbi Supra-aortic hybrid endovascular procedures for complex thoracic aortic disease: single center early to midterm results
    Yiu Che Chan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    J Vasc Surg 48:571-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to report our hybrid experience...
  82. ncbi [Stenting for proximal subclavian and brachiocephalic artery occlusion--preliminary results]
    H Sakaida
    Department of Neurosurgery, Mie University School of Medicine, 2-174 Edobashi, Tsu-Shi, Mie 514-8507, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 29:717-25. 2001
    ..Further points, such as some remaining technical and clinical problems, will require more experience and consideration...
  83. pmc Diagnosis with ECG-gated MDCT of floating thrombus in aortic arch in a patient with type-A dissection
    Domenico Lumia
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria Varese, Italy
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:735-9. 2008
    ..This positive effect of ECG synchronization is more pronounced in the region of the ascending aorta, aortic arch, and proximal descending aorta...
  84. ncbi [Complete vascular rings]
    E Vera de Pedro
    Servicio de Pediatria, Hospital de Txagorritxu, Vitoria, Spain
    An Pediatr (Barc) 69:52-5. 2008
    ....
  85. ncbi [Stents in the treatment of supraaortic vessel stenosis]
    G Schroth
    Abteilung für Neuroradiologie DRNN Departement Radiologie, Neuroradiologie, Nuklearmedizin, Universitat Bern, Inselspital
    Ther Umsch 60:190-8. 2003
    ..8% versus 12.6 for the 151 endarterectomy-treated patients...
  86. ncbi Use of axillary artery to maintain cerebral perfusion in a patient requiring reconstruction of the brachiocephalic trunk and coronary arteries: technical note
    Murat Bayazit
    Turkiye Yuksek Ihtisas Hospital, Cardiovascular Surgery Department, Ankara, Turkey
    J Vasc Surg 37:1332-3. 2003
    ..We believe this technique may be beneficial in surgery on an artery in which cerebral blood flow depends exclusively...
  87. ncbi Recent advances in peripheral angioplasty and stenting
    Peter Faries
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Angiology 53:617-26. 2002
    ..Late failure of percutaneous therapies may often be treated successfully with reintervention, however. The continued accumulation of experience with PTA and stenting will ultimately define its role in the management of occlusive disease...
  88. ncbi Initial results after combined repair of aortic arch aneurysms by sequential transposition of the supra-aortic branches and consecutive endovascular stent-graft placement
    Martin Czerny
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1256-60. 2004
    ..To evaluate safety and efficacy of a combined repair of aortic arch aneurysms by sequential transposition of the supra-aortic branches and endovascular stent-graft placement...
  89. ncbi Aortic debranching procedures to facilitate endografting
    Mark K Eskandari
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:287-92. 2006
    ..The lack of uniformity and long-term data hamper acceptance of this approach. This review attempts to cull all available information on this technique from recent case reports and series published in the literature...
  90. ncbi A simulated dye method for flow visualization with a computational model for blood flow
    T Kim
    Department of Mathematics, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Biomech 37:1125-36. 2004
    ..Moreover, this method could be useful in investigating the influence of flow and geometry on the local introduction of medication...
  91. ncbi Survival of a child without sequelae after tracheoarterial fistula
    Babita Ghai
    Department of Anesthesia, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Institute Sciences and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Paediatr Anaesth 17:588-91. 2007
    ..The damaged segment of the eroded artery was resected and ligated. This case highlights the role of early diagnosis and prompt aggressive therapy for management of this potentially lethal complication...
  92. ncbi A novel approach to the management of tracheoinnominate artery fistula
    Mario G Gasparri
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 77:1424-6. 2004
    ..A 75-year-old gentleman with tracheoinnominate fistula is reported. The issues regarding the surgical approach to this problem are reviewed and a creation of an aorto-axillary bypass graft described...
  93. ncbi Transection of the innominate artery for tracheomalacia caused by persistent opisthotonus
    Chikara Tsugawa
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Kobe Children s Hospital, 1 1 1 Takakuradai, Suma ku, Kobe 654 0081, Japan
    Pediatr Surg Int 20:55-7. 2004
    ..Our experience suggests that the combination of tracheomalacia, opisthotonus causes severe respiratory distress. Transection of the innominate artery is a useful therapeutic strategy to release airway obstruction in this condition...
  94. ncbi Endovascular treatment of tracheoinnominate artery fistula: a case report
    Eugene Palchik
    Center for Vascular Disease, Department of Surgery, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 41:258-61. 2007
    ..The authors report successful endovascular repair of the bleeding tracheoinnominate fistula with a stent in a liver transplant patient with high comorbidities and review the current literature...
  95. ncbi Revascularization of aortic arch branches and visceral arteries using minimally invasive endovascular techniques
    Shyamkumar N Keshava
    Department of Radiology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Mt Sinai J Med 70:401-9. 2003
    ..Patient selection, endoluminal techniques, complications, and patient management will also be discussed...
  96. ncbi Endovascular treatment of innominate artery stenosis in a bovine aortic arch--a case report
    Marcus D'Ayala
    Divisions of Vascular Surgery and Interventional Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 37:279-82. 2003
    ..Because of her unusual bovine anatomy and the desire to avoid reoperating in her chest, a unique approach with a left subclavian-to-carotid bypass and innominate artery angioplasty and stenting was used...
  97. ncbi [Therapeutic strategy and outcome of stenting for subclavian and innominate artery occlusive disease]
    Kei Harada
    Department of Neurosurgery, Kokura Memorial Hospital, Japan
    No Shinkei Geka 32:151-8. 2004
    ..In stenting for the subclavian and innominate arteries, the pull-through system is considered useful for stabilization of the guiding catheter, and protection of the VA for prevention of distal embolism to the VA...
  98. ncbi Modular branched stent graft for endovascular repair of aortic arch aneurysm and dissection
    Timothy A M Chuter
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 488, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Surg 38:859-63. 2003
    ..We describe a modular stent graft for use in endovascular repair of aneurysms of the aortic arch...
  99. ncbi [Stanford type A aortic dissection with occlusion of the brachiocephalic artery; report of a case]
    S Matsuyama
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Ureshino Medical Center, Saga, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 58:1081-5. 2005
    ..Syncope did not recur and her hemiparesis was treated by rehabilitation. Cannulation of the carotid artery is useful for cases with occlusion of the brachiocephalic artery...
  100. ncbi [Dissecting aneurysms at the bases of the brachiocephalic artery and the left common carotid artery due to localized dissection of the aortic arch; report of a case]
    Shigeki Higashi
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Shizuoka Red Cross Hospital, Shizuoka, Japan
    Kyobu Geka 60:575-8. 2007
    ..Histopathological examination of the vessel wall showed no evidence of atherosclerosis or vasculitis, and no abnormalities in the arrangement of elastic fibers...
  101. ncbi [Embolization of aneurysm by chitosan-glycerophosphate-fibroblast tissue hydrogel, a tissue engineering material: experiment with rabbits]
    Yong Zhen
    Department of Neurosurgery, First Hospital of Jilin University, Changchun 130021, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 89:727-31. 2009
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of the injectable thermosetting chitosan-glycerophosphate-fibroblast (C-GP-FB) hydrogel as an embolizing material of intracranial aneurysm...

Research Grants10

  1. HOMOCYSTEINE, INFLAMMATION, AND ATHEROGENESIS
    Michael Rosenfeld; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Under Aim 2, the investigator will determine the mechanism by which HC and lipid accumulation alter glutathione and NADH/NADPH metabolism, thereby activating macrophages in vitro. ..
  2. C. Pneumoniae and atherosclerotic plaque destabilization
    Michael E Rosenfeld; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..4. To determine whether exposure of young versus old mice to air pollution increases the susceptibility of the mice to C. pneumoniae infection and accelerates the development and progression of atherosclerosis. ..
  3. 2007 Atherosclerosis Gordon Research Conference
    Michael Rosenfeld; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The [unreadable] conference will provide a comprehensive overview of current research on [unreadable] atherosclerosis with a focus on the latest and most exciting developments in the field. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. Diesel Exhaust and Atherosclerotic Plaque Stability
    Michael Rosenfeld; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. Glutathione, macrophages and unstable atherosclerosis
    Michael Rosenfeld; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Estrogen Influences on Fetal Adrenocorticotropin
    Charles Wood; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Extracellular Mechanisms For Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms
    John Ikonomidis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. SHORT-TERM RESEARCH TRAINING FOR MINORITY STUDENTS
    Charles Wood; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The emphasis of this training program in the next five years will be to significantly expand the students' horizons and to recruit students into basic biomedical science. ..
  9. Chronic Lung Allograft Rejection in MHC-Defined Swine
    James Allan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Ischemic Stroke Treatment with Microbubbles, a Novel Clot Lysis Therapeutic
    William C Culp; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our proposed pilot study will determine which of these treatments is most successful, and future studies will further explore that treatment. (End of Abstract) ..