Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on an academic vascular practice and a multi-disciplinary limb preservation program.

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With the aggressive resource conservation necessary to face the COVID-19 pandemic, vascular surgeons face unique challenges to managing the health of their high-risk patients. Early analysis of patient outcomes following […]

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The Society for Vascular Surgery Alternative Payment Model Task Force Report on Opportunities for Value-Based Reimbursement in Care for Patients with Peripheral Artery Disease.

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The Society for Vascular Surgery Alternative Payment Model Taskforce document explores the drivers and implications for developing objective value-based reimbursement plans for the care of patients with peripheral arterial disease […]

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The application of intracavitary electrocardiogram for tip location of femoral vein catheters in chemotherapy patients with superior vena cava obstruction.

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Most studies focused on the application of intracavitary electrocardiogram (IC-ECG) location in superior vena cava access catheterization, this study aimed to explore the effect of IC-ECG for tip location of […]

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Quantifying the Risk-Adjusted Hospital Costs of Postoperative Complications after Lower Extremity Bypass in Patients with Claudication.

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There is increasing evidence that the risks associated with surgical revascularization for intermittent claudication outweigh the benefits. The aim of our study is to quantify the cost of care associated […]

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Pre-operative Stress Test and Post-operative MI in patients Requiring Lower Extremity Bypass for Critical Limb Ischemia.

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Patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI) often require lower extremity bypass surgery for limb salvage. Myocardial infarction (MI) is a major post-operative risk. Our objective is to assess the utility […]

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Application of an extracorporeal prefenestrated stent graft in endovascular repair of ascending aorta and aortic arch lesions.

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Aortic dissection involving the ascending aorta and aortic arch is a serious condition. Treatment using traditional surgical methods has certain disadvantages. This study investigated the effectiveness of thoracic endovascular repair […]

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The usefulness and feasibility of placing a clinch knot with a guidewire to achieve temporary hemostasis in arteriovenous dialysis access interventions.

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To evaluate the usefulness and feasibility of using a reversible clinch knot with a guidewire in place rather than eliminating the access route during an arteriovenous hemodialysis access (AV access) […]

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Aortic Aneurysm Natural Progression Is Not Influenced By Concomitant Malignancy And Chemotherapy.

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Aortic aneurysms occur concomitantly with malignancy in approximately 1.0-17.0% of patients. There is little published information regarding the effects of subsequent oncologic therapies on aortic aneurysm growth. The aim of […]

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Propensity-Matched Comparison of Endovascular vs Open Reconstruction for TASC-II C/D AortoIliac Occlusive Disease. A Ten-Year Single-Center Experience with Self-Expanding Covered Stents.

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To compare endovascular therapy (EVT) using kissing self-expanding covered stents (SECS), with open repair (OR) with aorto-bifemoral bypass (ABF), for reconstruction of the aortic bifurcation in TASC-II C/D aortoiliac occlusive […]

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Risk Factors for Early and Late Type Ib Endoleak Following Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair.

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A type Ib endoleak (T1bEL) is a postoperative complication that usually requires additional interventions following endovascular aortic aneurysm repair. Previous studies have focused on iliac artery tortuosity or common iliac […]

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Long-Term Outcomes after Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair Using Chimney-Grafts for Aortic Arch Pathologies- 10 Years Single-Center Experience.

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This study reports the early- and long-term outcomes of the thoracic endovascular aortic repair using the Chimney-Graft technique (ChTEVAR) for the treatment of aortic arch pathologies.From January 2010 to December […]

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Comparative Analysis of Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Femoral Endarterectomy Plus Endovascular (hybrid) or Bypass for Femoropopliteal Occlusive Disease.

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The gold-standard for management of combined common femoral (CFA) and superficial femoral (SFA) atherosclerotic occlusive disease has traditionally been open femoral endarterectomy and femoral-popliteal bypass. Hybrid approaches involving an open […]

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Below the knee intervention for ischemic diabetic foot in Kurdistan-Iraq: a case-control study.

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Management of the ischemic diabetic foot (DF) due to infra-popliteal arterial disease is challenging and controversial. Observation, bypass surgery and endovascular intervention are the three available options. Outcome of percutaneous […]

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Open Surgical Repair of Juxtarenal Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms in the Elderly is Not Associated with Increased Thirty-Day Mortality Compared to Fenestrated Endovascular Grafting.

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Endovascular repair of juxtarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm (JAAA) with fenestrated grafts (FEVAR) has been reported to decrease operative mortality and morbidity as compared to open surgical repair (OSR). However, prior […]

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Endovascular Stenting in a Rare Case of Multiple Spontaneous Visceral Arterial Dissections.

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Spontaneous dissection of abdominal aortic branches is rare. Prior reports discuss incidents of isolated renal artery dissections and isolated splanchnic artery dissections; however, these types of dissections almost never occur […]

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The role of surgery for assisted maturation after endovascular and percutaneous arteriovenous fistula creation.

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Even in the best of circumstances, a significant number of patients will require adjunctive endovascular and/or surgical revision prior to achieving functional patency after endovascular or percutaneous AVF creation, at […]

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“Outcomes of arteriovenous fistulae cannulation in the first 6 weeks of use: A retrospective multicenter observational study”.

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Arteriovenous fistula (AVF) management for haemodialysis (HD) is one of the most challenging aspects of clinical care. A successful cannulation outcome when an AVF or arteriovenous graft (AVG) is used […]

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Comparison of drug-coated balloon angioplasty versus uncoated balloon angioplasty in treatment of total occlusions with severe femoropopliteal lesions: An additional analysis from the AcoArt I study.

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Femoropopliteal chronic total occlusions are challenging to treat, and evidence of the effectiveness of drug-coated balloon angioplasty for long femoropopliteal chronic total occlusion lesions is limited. We compared the midterm […]

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Literature Review and Meta-Analysis of the Efficacy of Cilostazol on Limb Salvage Rates after Infrainguinal Endovascular and Open Revascularization.

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Current clinical guidelines recommend the use of cilostazol in the treatment of patients with infra-inguinal peripheral arterial disease (PAD) who experience intermittent claudication (IC). However, the role of cilostazol therapy […]

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