Gilbert R Upchurch

Gilbert R Upchurch, MD

Professor And Edward M. Copeland, III And The Ann & Ira Horowitz Department Chair

Department: MD-SURGERY-CHAIRMAN
Business Phone: (352) 265-0622

About Gilbert R Upchurch

Gilbert R. Upchurch Jr., MD, is the Edward M. Copeland III and Ann & Ira Horowitz Department Chair of the University of Florida Department of Surgery. He joined UF in 2017 with an international reputation as an acclaimed clinician, researcher and educator in the study and treatment of aortic and vascular disease. He is an exemplary teacher, having received many teaching awards over the course of his career.

Prior to joining UF, Dr. Upchurch served as the chief of vascular and endovascular surgery in the department of surgery and the medical director of the Heart and Vascular Center at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, Virginia. He was also the William H. Muller Jr. professor of surgery as well as a professor in the department of molecular physiology and biological physics.

Earning his medical degree at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and training at Harvard University, Boston University and the Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Upchurch maintains active roles on numerous peer-reviewed journals and professional organizations. He serves on the editorial boards of many prestigious publications, including the Annals of Surgery, Surgery, the Journal of the American College of Surgeons, JAMA Surgery, and the Journal of Vascular Surgery. He has also served as editor or associate editor on 13 books, including “Greenfield’s Surgery: Scientific Principles & Practice,” “Fischer’s Mastery of Surgery” and “Rutherford’s Vascular Surgery.”

Dr. Upchurch is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Heart Association, and the Society of Vascular Surgery. He is a member of numerous medical associations, including the American Surgical Society, the Southern Surgical Association, the Society for Vascular Surgery and the Southern Association of Vascular Surgery. He is past president of the Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery and president-elect of the Southern Association for Vascular Surgery. He also serves as the Chair of the Vascular Surgery Board and a member of the American Board of Surgery. He also serves on the Shands Hospital Board and is the 1st Vice President of the Faculty Group Practice at the University of Florida.

Board Certifications

  • Surgery
    American Board of Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
    American Board of Surgery

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Surgery
Subspecialties
  • Vascular Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair – open
  • Aortic aneurysm repair – endovascular

Research Profile

Treating patients with aortic aneurysms with novel endovascular and pharmacologic therapies.

Publications

2021
Association between surgeon case volume and years of practice experience with open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair outcomes.
Journal of vascular surgery. 73(4):1213-1226.e2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2020.07.065. [PMID] 32707388.
2021
Bridging the artificial intelligence valley of death in surgical decision-making.
Surgery. 169(4):746-748 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2021.01.008. [PMID] 33608148.
2021
Building an Artificial Intelligence-Competent Surgical Workforce.
JAMA surgery. [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2021.0045. [PMID] 33688933.
2021
Clinical Impact of a Dedicated Trauma Hybrid Operating Room.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 232(4):560-570 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2020.11.008. [PMID] 33227422.
2021
Contemporary management and outcomes of complex vascular surgical groin wound infections.
Journal of vascular surgery. 73(3):1031-1040.e4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2020.06.119. [PMID] 32707390.
2021
Eosinophils Protect Mice From Angiotensin-II Perfusion-Induced Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm.
Circulation research. 128(2):188-202 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.120.318182. [PMID] 33153394.
2021
Evaluating Growth Patterns of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Diameter With Serial Computed Tomography Surveillance.
JAMA surgery. 156(4):363-370 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2020.7190. [PMID] 33595625.
2021
Fluoroquinolones and Aortic Disease-Is It Time to Broaden the Warning?
JAMA surgery. 156(3) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2020.6185. [PMID] 33404599.
2021
Optimizing predictive strategies for acute kidney injury after major vascular surgery.
Surgery. [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2021.01.030. [PMID] 33648766.
2021
Performance Improvement With Implementation of a Surgical Skills Curriculum.
Journal of surgical education. 78(2):561-569 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jsurg.2020.08.030. [PMID] 32888847.
2021
Sex-Based Differences Among Experimental Swine Abdominal Aortic aneurysms.
The Journal of surgical research. 260:488-498 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2020.11.061. [PMID] 33341252.
2021
Society for Vascular Surgery clinical practice guidelines of thoracic endovascular aortic repair for descending thoracic aortic aneurysms.
Journal of vascular surgery. 73(1S):55S-83S [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2020.05.076. [PMID] 32628988.
2021
Surgeon Credentialing Should Reflect Real-world Practice Outcomes Rather Than Arbitrary Minimum-Volume Benchmarks.
JAMA surgery. [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2021.0154. [PMID] 33760002.
2021
Transcriptomic responses from improved murine sepsis models can better mimic human surgical sepsis.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 35(2) [DOI] 10.1096/fj.202002150R. [PMID] 33140449.
2020
A validated mouse model capable of recapitulating the protective effects of female sex hormones on ascending aortic aneurysms and dissections (AADs).
Physiological reports. 8(22) [DOI] 10.14814/phy2.14631. [PMID] 33242364.
2020
Added Value of Intraoperative Data for Predicting Postoperative Complications: The MySurgeryRisk PostOp Extension.
The Journal of surgical research. 254:350-363 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2020.05.007. [PMID] 32531520.
2020
Adipocytes promote interleukin-18 binding to its receptors during abdominal aortic aneurysm formation in mice.
European heart journal. 41(26):2456-2468 [DOI] 10.1093/eurheartj/ehz856. [PMID] 31821481.
2020
Artificial Intelligence and Surgical Decision-making.
JAMA surgery. 155(2):148-158 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.4917. [PMID] 31825465.
2020
Association of hospital volume with patient selection, risk of complications, and mortality from failure to rescue after open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 72(5):1681-1690.e4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2019.12.044. [PMID] 32294505.
2020
Comparative outcomes of open, hybrid, and fenestrated branched endovascular repair of extent II and III thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms.
Journal of vascular surgery. 71(5):1503-1514 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2019.08.236. [PMID] 31727462.
2020
Complicated acute type B aortic dissection: update on management and results.
The Journal of cardiovascular surgery. 61(6):697-707 [DOI] 10.23736/S0021-9509.20.11555-6. [PMID] 32964895.
2020
Decision analysis and reinforcement learning in surgical decision-making.
Surgery. 168(2):253-266 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2020.04.049. [PMID] 32540036.
2020
Female Mice Exhibit Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Protection in an Established Rupture Model.
The Journal of surgical research. 247:387-396 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2019.10.004. [PMID] 31699539.
2020
Impact of hospital volume on patient safety indicators and failure to rescue following open aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 71(4):1135-1146.e4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2019.06.194. [PMID] 31515178.
2020
Intelligent, Autonomous Machines in Surgery.
The Journal of surgical research. 253:92-99 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2020.03.046. [PMID] 32339787.
2020
MicroRNA-206 antagomiR‒enriched extracellular vesicles attenuate lung ischemia‒reperfusion injury through CXCL1 regulation in alveolar epithelial cells.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 39(12):1476-1490 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2020.09.012. [PMID] 33067103.
2020
Mysteries, Epistemological Modesty, and Artificial Intelligence in Surgery.
Frontiers in artificial intelligence. 2 [DOI] 10.3389/frai.2019.00032. [PMID] 33117989.
2020
National incidence, mortality outcomes, and predictors of spinal cord ischemia after thoracic endovascular aortic repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 72(1):92-104 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2019.09.049. [PMID] 31980244.
2020
Opportunities for machine learning to improve surgical ward safety.
American journal of surgery. 220(4):905-913 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.02.037. [PMID] 32127174.
2020
Overweight Patients with Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia Undergo more Diagnostic Studies: A Retrospective Analysis.
The American surgeon. 86(4):e177-e179 [PMID] 32391770.
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2020
Pasteurella Multiocida infection resulting in a descending thoracic aorta mycotic pseudoaneurysm.
Journal of cardiac surgery. 35(8):2070-2072 [DOI] 10.1111/jocs.14776. [PMID] 32652682.
2020
Performance advantages for grit and optimism.
American journal of surgery. 220(1):10-18 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2020.01.057. [PMID] 32098653.
2020
Pharmacologic inhibition of transient receptor channel vanilloid 4 attenuates abdominal aortic aneurysm formation.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 34(7):9787-9801 [DOI] 10.1096/fj.202000251R. [PMID] 32506673.
2020
Predicting In-Hospital Survival in Acute Type A Aortic Dissection Medically Treated.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 75(11):1360-1361 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2020.01.015. [PMID] 32192665.
2020
Reactive Artificial Intelligence Using Big Data in the Era of Precision Medicine-Reply.
JAMA surgery. 155(7):671-672 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2020.0856. [PMID] 32374380.
2020
Remodeling, Reintervention, and Survival After Endovascular Repair of Chronic Type B Dissection.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.07.017. [PMID] 32961141.
2020
Safety and efficacy of a hybrid approach for repair of complicated aberrant subclavian arteries.
Journal of vascular surgery. 72(6):1873-1882 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2020.01.075. [PMID] 32665182.
2020
Single-Photon Emission Computed Tomography Imaging Using Formyl Peptide Receptor 1 Ligand Can Diagnose Aortic Aneurysms in a Mouse Model.
The Journal of surgical research. 251:239-247 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2020.01.028. [PMID] 32172010.
2020
The Changing Face of Academic Surgery: Overrepresentation of Women among Surgeon-Scientists with R01 Funding.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 231(4):427-433 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2020.06.013. [PMID] 32687880.
2019
A Comparison of Outcomes After Lower Extremity Bypass and Repeat Endovascular Intervention Following Failed Previous Endovascular Intervention for Critical Limb Ischemia.
Angiology. 70(6):501-505 [DOI] 10.1177/0003319718809430. [PMID] 30376723.
2019
A novel swine model of abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Journal of vascular surgery. 70(1):252-260.e2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.09.057. [PMID] 30591288.
2019
A word of caution: Clearly not all type I and III endoleaks are alike.
Journal of vascular surgery. 70(2):391-392 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.10.089. [PMID] 31345473.
2019
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Is Safe yet Lacks Effectiveness.
Circulation. 139(11):1381-1383 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.118.038809. [PMID] 30855994.
2019
Clinical Characteristics and Longitudinal Outcomes of Primary Mycotic Aortic Aneurysms.
Angiology. 70(10):947-951 [DOI] 10.1177/0003319719858784. [PMID] 31238697.
2019
Cyclophilin A contributes to aortopathy induced by postnatal loss of smooth muscle TGFBR1.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 33(10):11396-11410 [DOI] 10.1096/fj.201900601RR. [PMID] 31311317.
2019
Editorial: Using Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education case logs to understand differences in vascular surgery training paradigms.
Surgery. 166(2):203-204 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2019.04.001. [PMID] 31078300.
2019
Financial implications of coding inaccuracies in patients undergoing elective endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 69(1):210-218 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.04.027. [PMID] 29937283.
2019
Impact of secondary interventions on mortality after fenestrated branched endovascular aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 70(6):1737-1746.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2019.02.029. [PMID] 31420254.
2019
Implications of secondary aortic intervention after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for acute and chronic type B dissection.
Journal of vascular surgery. 69(5):1367-1378 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.07.080. [PMID] 30553732.
2019
Increased warm ischemia time during vessel harvest decreases the primary patency of cryopreserved conduits in patients undergoing lower extremity bypass.
Journal of vascular surgery. 69(1):164-173 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.04.065. [PMID] 30126787.
2019
Interaction between frailty and sex on mortality after elective abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 70(6):1831-1843 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2019.01.086. [PMID] 31147120.
2019
Klf4, Klf2, and Zfp148 activate autophagy-related genes in smooth muscle cells during aortic aneurysm formation.
Physiological reports. 7(8) [DOI] 10.14814/phy2.14058. [PMID] 31025534.
2019
Management of patch infections after carotid endarterectomy and utility of femoral vein interposition bypass graft.
Journal of vascular surgery. 69(6):1815-1823.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.09.036. [PMID] 30591294.
2019
Murine Surgical Model of Topical Elastase Induced Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm.
Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. (150) [DOI] 10.3791/60105. [PMID] 31498329.
2019
Porcine Model of Infrarenal Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm.
Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. (153) [DOI] 10.3791/60169. [PMID] 31814612.
2019
Preoperative beta blockade is associated with increased rates of 30-day major adverse cardiac events in critical limb ischemia patients undergoing infrainguinal revascularization.
Journal of vascular surgery. 69(4):1167-1172.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.07.077. [PMID] 30598355.
2019
The biology of external iliac artery endofibosis: What can we learn from this disease to help us treat other fibroproliferative arteriopathies?
Journal of vascular surgery. 69(4) [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.06.188. [PMID] 30819592.
2019
The Need to Better Define the Who, What, and Where of Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta.
JAMA surgery. 154(6):508-509 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.0101. [PMID] 30892658.
2019
The Society of Vascular Surgery Practice Guidelines on the Care of Patients With Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms.
JAMA surgery. 154(6):553-554 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.0566. [PMID] 30994867.
2019
Validation of a preoperative prediction model for mortality within 1 year after endovascular aortic aneurysm repair of intact aneurysms.
Journal of vascular surgery. 70(2):449-461.e3 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.10.122. [PMID] 30922759.
2019
Vascular surgery needs millennials!
Journal of vascular surgery. 70(1):8-14 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2019.03.065. [PMID] 31230657.
2019
ZFP148 (Zinc-Finger Protein 148) Binds Cooperatively With NF-1 (Neurofibromin 1) to Inhibit Smooth Muscle Marker Gene Expression During Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Formation.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 39(1):73-88 [DOI] 10.1161/ATVBAHA.118.311136. [PMID] 30580567.
2018
A novel reproducible model of aortic aneurysm rupture.
Surgery. 163(2):397-403 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2017.10.003. [PMID] 29195736.
2018
Can Specialized Pro-resolving Mediators Deliver Benefit Originally Expected from Fish Oil?
Current gastroenterology reports. 20(9) [DOI] 10.1007/s11894-018-0647-4. [PMID] 30078085.
2018
Evidence Against the Use of Fluoroquinolones in Patients With Aortic Pathology.
JAMA surgery. 153(9) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2018.1988. [PMID] 30046834.
2018
Lower extremity bypass and endovascular intervention for critical limb ischemia fail to meet Society for Vascular Surgery’s objective performance goals for limb-related outcomes in a contemporary national cohort.
Journal of vascular surgery. 68(5):1438-1445 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.03.413. [PMID] 29937289.
2018
Recurrent Aortic Dissection in a Patient With an Actin Mutation Treated With a Laser-Fenestrated Aortic Arch Stent-Graft.
Vascular and endovascular surgery. 52(6):469-472 [DOI] 10.1177/1538574418770847. [PMID] 29642797.
2018
Resolvin D1 decreases abdominal aortic aneurysm formation by inhibiting NETosis in a mouse model.
Journal of vascular surgery. 68(6S):93S-103S [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.253. [PMID] 30470363.
2018
Tamsulosin attenuates abdominal aortic aneurysm growth.
Surgery. 164(5):1087-1092 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2018.06.036. [PMID] 30174141.
2017
Comparing and contrasting endovascular and open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: What truths have we learned and where did we learn them?
Surgery. 162(4):696-698 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2016.09.020. [PMID] 27825698.
2017
Decubitus ulcers in patients undergoing vascular operations do not influence mortality but affect resource utilization.
Surgery. 161(6):1720-1727 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2017.02.002. [PMID] 28318554.
2017
Effectiveness of surgical interventions for thoracic aortic aneurysms: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Journal of vascular surgery. 66(4):1258-1268.e8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.05.082. [PMID] 28756047.
2017
Female sex independently predicts mortality after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for intact descending thoracic aortic aneurysms.
Journal of vascular surgery. 66(1):2-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.12.103. [PMID] 28259576.
2017
Improved outcomes and value in staged hybrid extent II thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 66(5):1357-1363 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.03.420. [PMID] 28579290.
2017
Invited commentary.
Journal of vascular surgery. 65(4) [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.09.008. [PMID] 28342506.
2017
Lower extremity bypass for critical limb ischemia decreases major adverse limb events with equivalent cardiac risk compared with endovascular intervention.
Journal of vascular surgery. 66(4):1109-1116.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.04.036. [PMID] 28655549.
2017
Modifiable Factors Leading to Increased Length of Stay after Carotid Endarterectomy.
Annals of vascular surgery. 39:195-203 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2016.05.126. [PMID] 27554691.
2017
Progressive shortfall in open aneurysm experience for vascular surgery trainees with the impact of fenestrated and branched endovascular technology.
Journal of vascular surgery. 65(1):257-261 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.08.075. [PMID] 27743805.
2017
Resolution of vascular injury: Specialized lipid mediators and their evolving therapeutic implications.
Molecular aspects of medicine. 58:72-82 [DOI] 10.1016/j.mam.2017.07.005. [PMID] 28765077.
2017
Smoking Cessation Counseling Improves Quality of Care and Surgical Outcomes with Financial Gain for a Vascular Practice.
Annals of vascular surgery. 42:214-221 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2016.12.019. [PMID] 28389293.
2017
Surgeon, not institution, case volume is associated with limb outcomes after lower extremity bypass for critical limb ischemia in the Vascular Quality Initiative.
Journal of vascular surgery. 66(5):1457-1463 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.03.434. [PMID] 28559173.
2017
Vascular Graft Infection: Incidence and Potential Risk Factors.
Journal of wound, ostomy, and continence nursing : official publication of The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society. 44(6):524-527 [DOI] 10.1097/WON.0000000000000376. [PMID] 29117077.
2016
A Risk-Reduction Program for Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease: Who Benefits and Why?
JAMA surgery. 151(8) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.0471. [PMID] 27050142.
2016
A Woman With Right Hand and Leg Discoordination.
JAMA surgery. 151(4):387-8 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.4727. [PMID] 26886593.
2016
Add Indication for Coronary Stent as a Risk Factor for Poor Outcome Following Noncardiac Surgery.
JAMA surgery. 151(5):469-70 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.4662. [PMID] 26720863.
2016
B-Cell Depletion Promotes Aortic Infiltration of Immunosuppressive Cells and Is Protective of Experimental Aortic Aneurysm.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 36(11):2191-2202 [PMID] 27634836.
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2016
D-series resolvins inhibit murine abdominal aortic aneurysm formation and increase M2 macrophage polarization.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 30(12):4192-4201 [PMID] 27619672.
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2016
High-Risk Patients in the Evolving Landscape of Carotid Revascularization.
JAMA surgery. 151(10):952-953 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.1505. [PMID] 27367826.
2016
Impact of Retrograde Arch Extension in Acute Type B Aortic Dissection on Management and Outcomes.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 102(6):2036-2043 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.05.013. [PMID] 27424469.
2016
Inferior Vena Cava Reconstruction with Tubularized Bovine Pericardium.
Journal of vascular surgery cases. 2(1):28-30 [PMID] 26955654.
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2016
Mesenchymal Stem Cells Attenuate NADPH Oxidase-Dependent High Mobility Group Box 1 Production and Inhibit Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 36(5):908-18 [DOI] 10.1161/ATVBAHA.116.307373. [PMID] 26988591.
2016
Peripheral Arterial Disease in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Review.
JAMA surgery. 151(6):564-72 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.0446. [PMID] 27050676.
2016
Pharmacologic blockade and genetic deletion of androgen receptor attenuates aortic aneurysm formation.
Journal of vascular surgery. 63(6):1602-1612.e2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.11.038. [PMID] 26817611.
2016
Phase I study of multi-gene cell therapy in patients with peripheral artery disease.
Vascular medicine (London, England). 21(1):21-32 [DOI] 10.1177/1358863X15612148. [PMID] 26584888.
2016
Predictors of poor outcome after carotid intervention.
Journal of vascular surgery. 64(3):663-70 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.03.428. [PMID] 27209401.
2016
Preoperative antiplatelet and statin treatment was not associated with reduced myocardial infarction after high-risk vascular operations in the Vascular Quality Initiative.
Journal of vascular surgery. 63(1):182-9.e2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.08.058. [PMID] 26409843.
2016
Renal artery stenting may not be appropriate for patients with atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis.
Vascular. 24(1):9-18 [DOI] 10.1177/1708538115584507. [PMID] 25925904.
2016
Screening individuals with intracranial aneurysms for abdominal aortic aneurysms is cost-effective based on estimated coprevalence.
Journal of vascular surgery. 64(3):811-818.e3 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.05.065. [PMID] 27565600.
2016
Staged hybrid repair of extensive thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms secondary to chronic aortic dissection.
Journal of vascular surgery. 63(1):62-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.08.060. [PMID] 26432283.
2016
The Balance of Open vs Endovascular Aneurysm Repair: Cost Equipoise.
JAMA surgery. 151(12) [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.2831. [PMID] 27627460.
2016
The History of Incidentally Discovered Penetrating Aortic Ulcers of the Abdominal Aorta.
Annals of vascular surgery. 31:8-17 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2015.08.028. [PMID] 26627325.
2016
The natural history of penetrating ulcers of the iliac arteries.
Journal of vascular surgery. 63(2):399-406 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.08.097. [PMID] 26483001.
2016
Vascular Quality Initiative and National Surgical Quality Improvement Program registries capture different populations and outcomes in open infrainguinal bypass.
Journal of vascular surgery. 64(3):629-37 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.03.455. [PMID] 27374064.
2015
Acute type B aortic dissection complicated by visceral ischemia.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 149(4):1081-6.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.11.012. [PMID] 25500101.
2015
Aromatase is required for female abdominal aortic aneurysm protection.
Journal of vascular surgery. 61(6):1565-74.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2014.01.032. [PMID] 24582702.
2015
Attenuation of aortic aneurysms with stem cells from different genders.
The Journal of surgical research. 199(1):249-58 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2015.04.025. [PMID] 25958166.
2015
Cigarette smoke-induced MMP2 and MMP9 secretion from aortic vascular smooth cells is mediated via the Jak/Stat pathway.
Human pathology. 46(2):284-94 [DOI] 10.1016/j.humpath.2014.11.003. [PMID] 25537973.
2015
Cost analysis of endovascular versus open repair in the treatment of thoracic aortic aneurysms.
Journal of vascular surgery. 61(3):596-603 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2014.09.009. [PMID] 25449008.
2015
Cross-talk between macrophages, smooth muscle cells, and endothelial cells in response to cigarette smoke: the effects on MMP2 and 9.
Molecular and cellular biochemistry. 410(1-2):75-84 [DOI] 10.1007/s11010-015-2539-3. [PMID] 26318311.
2015
Interleukin-6 Receptor Inhibition Prevents Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Formation.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 100(5):1620-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.05.009. [PMID] 26165482.
2015
Outcomes of Coverage of the Left Subclavian Artery during Endovascular Repair of the Thoracic Aorta.
Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR. 26(11):1609-14 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvir.2015.07.022. [PMID] 26338029.
2015
Participation in the Vascular Quality Initiative is associated with improved perioperative medication use, which is associated with longer patient survival.
Journal of vascular surgery. 61(4):1010-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2014.11.073. [PMID] 25601506.
2015
Presidential Forum Discussion: Development of Surgical Scientists.
Annals of surgery. 262(4):555-62 [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001400. [PMID] 26366534.
2015
Presurgical Psychological and Neuroendocrine Predictors of Psychiatric Morbidity After Major Vascular Surgery: A Prospective Longitudinal Study.
Psychosomatic medicine. 77(9):993-1005 [DOI] 10.1097/PSY.0000000000000235. [PMID] 26461854.
2015
Response to letter regarding article, “Inhibition of interleukin-1β decreases aneurysm formation and progression in a novel model of thoracic aortic aneurysm”.
Circulation. 131(14) [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.014726. [PMID] 25847985.
2015
Survey of the American College of Surgeons scholarship recipients: a story of generating academic leaders.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 220(6):1122-1127.e3 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.02.027. [PMID] 25998084.
2015
Targets to prevent prolonged length of stay after endovascular aortic repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 62(6):1413-20 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.06.219. [PMID] 26372188.
2015
The Controversy Surrounding Surgical Care Improvement Project-Venous Thromboembolism Process Measures.
JAMA surgery. 150(6):527-8 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.51. [PMID] 25831016.
2015
Transcaval Aortic Access for Percutaneous Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair: Initial Human Experience.
Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR. 26(10):1437-41 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvir.2015.07.024. [PMID] 26408210.
2014
5-Lipoxygenase pathway in experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 34(12):2669-78 [DOI] 10.1161/ATVBAHA.114.304016. [PMID] 25324573.
2014
B2 cells suppress experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms.
The American journal of pathology. 184(11):3130-41 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ajpath.2014.07.006. [PMID] 25194661.
2014
Chest pain from excluded inferior vena cava filter after stent placement.
Journal of vascular surgery. Venous and lymphatic disorders. 2(1):70-3 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvsv.2013.06.001. [PMID] 26992972.
2014
Commentary on “Medical and Surgical Management of a Descending Aorta Penetrating Atherosclerotic Ulcer and Associated Ascending Intramural Hematoma” by Henn, M.C. et al.
Aorta (Stamford, Conn.). 2(2):82-3 [DOI] 10.12945/j.aorta.2014.14-999. [PMID] 26798719.
2014
Dietary phytoestrogens inhibit experimental aneurysm formation in male mice.
The Journal of surgical research. 188(1):326-38 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2013.11.1108. [PMID] 24388399.
2014
Epidemiology of aortic aneurysm repair in the United States from 2000 to 2010.
Journal of vascular surgery. 59(6):1512-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2014.01.007. [PMID] 24560865.
2014
Gender-specific 30-day outcomes after carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting in the Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Registry.
Journal of vascular surgery. 59(3):742-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2013.09.036. [PMID] 24246542.
2014
Increased estrogen receptor alpha in experimental aortic aneurysms in females compared with males.
The Journal of surgical research. 186(1):467-74 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2013.07.050. [PMID] 23993200.
2014
Phosphorylation of AKT and abdominal aortic aneurysm formation.
The American journal of pathology. 184(1):148-58 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ajpath.2013.09.016. [PMID] 24332015.
2014
Predicting in-hospital mortality in acute type B aortic dissection: evidence from International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection.
Circulation. 130(11 Suppl 1):S45-50 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.007117. [PMID] 25200055.
2014
Predictors of false lumen thrombosis in type B aortic dissection treated with TEVAR.
Annals of cardiothoracic surgery. 3(3):255-63 [DOI] 10.3978/j.issn.2225-319X.2014.05.17. [PMID] 24967164.
2014
Resident awareness of documentation requirements and reimbursement: a multi-institutional survey.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 97(3):858-64; discussion 864 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2013.09.100. [PMID] 24315406.
2014
The effect of hospital factors on mortality rates after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 60(6):1446-51 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2014.08.111. [PMID] 25441675.
2014
The influence of contralateral occlusion on results of carotid interventions from the Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Registry.
Journal of vascular surgery. 60(4):958-64; discussion 964 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2014.04.036. [PMID] 25260471.
2014
Utility of (18) F-FDG and (11)C-PBR28 microPET for the assessment of rat aortic aneurysm inflammation.
EJNMMI research. 4(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s13550-014-0020-z. [PMID] 26055934.
2013
Adenosine 2A receptor modulates inflammation and phenotype in experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms.
FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. 27(6):2122-31 [DOI] 10.1096/fj.12-214197. [PMID] 23413358.
2013
Association of race and socioeconomic status with the use of endovascular repair to treat thoracic aortic diseases.
Journal of vascular surgery. 58(6):1476-82 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2013.05.095. [PMID] 23911247.
2013
Asymmetric expansion of aortic aneurysms on computed tomography imaging.
Journal of vascular surgery. 57(2):390-398.e3 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.08.044. [PMID] 23182153.
2013
Composite stent-grafts are not associated with increased endoleak or reintervention rates after endovascular abdominal aneurysm repair.
Annals of vascular surgery. 27(3):274-81 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2012.04.020. [PMID] 22998790.
2013
Genetic and pharmacologic disruption of interleukin-1β signaling inhibits experimental aortic aneurysm formation.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 33(2):294-304 [DOI] 10.1161/ATVBAHA.112.300432. [PMID] 23288154.
2013
KLF4 regulates abdominal aortic aneurysm morphology and deletion attenuates aneurysm formation.
Circulation. 128(11 Suppl 1):S163-74 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.000238. [PMID] 24030402.
2013
Matrix metalloproteinase-9 deletion is associated with decreased mid-term vein wall fibrosis in experimental stasis DVT.
Thrombosis research. 132(3):360-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.thromres.2013.06.027. [PMID] 23978304.
2013
Outcomes after late explantation of aortic endografts depend on indication for explantation.
Annals of vascular surgery. 27(7):865-73 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2013.03.009. [PMID] 23993104.
2013
Outcomes of patients presenting with acute type A aortic dissection in the setting of prior cardiac surgery: an analysis from the International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection.
Circulation. 128(11 Suppl 1):S180-5 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.000342. [PMID] 24030404.
2013
Prevention of the second stage of epithelial loss is a potential novel treatment for bronchiolitis obliterans.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 145(4):940-947.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.07.098. [PMID] 22939854.
2013
Regional quality groups in the Society for Vascular Surgery® Vascular Quality Initiative.
Journal of vascular surgery. 57(3):884-90 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.10.006. [PMID] 23352358.
2013
Renal malperfusion: spontaneous renal artery dissection and with aortic dissection.
Seminars in vascular surgery. 26(4):178-88 [DOI] 10.1053/j.semvascsurg.2014.06.004. [PMID] 25220324.
2013
Specialized vascular floors after open aortic surgery: cost containment while preserving quality outcomes.
Annals of vascular surgery. 27(1):45-52 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2012.09.002. [PMID] 23257073.
2013
The differences and similarities between intramural hematoma of the descending aorta and acute type B dissection.
Journal of vascular surgery. 58(6):1498-504 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2013.05.099. [PMID] 24060392.
2013
The effect of matrix metalloproteinase 2 and matrix metalloproteinase 2/9 deletion in experimental post-thrombotic vein wall remodeling.
Journal of vascular surgery. 58(5):1375-1384.e2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.11.088. [PMID] 23490298.
2012
2012 ACCF/AHA/ACR/SCAI/SIR/STS/SVM/SVN/SVS key data elements and definitions for peripheral atherosclerotic vascular disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards (Writing Committee to Develop Clinical Data Standards for Peripheral Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease).
Circulation. 125(2):395-467 [DOI] 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31823299a1. [PMID] 22144570.
2012
2012 ACCF/AHA/ACR/SCAI/SIR/STS/SVM/SVN/SVS Key data elements and definitions for peripheral atherosclerotic vascular disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards (Writing Committee to develop Clinical Data Standards for peripheral atherosclerotic vascular disease).
Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 59(3):294-357 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.10.860. [PMID] 22153885.
2012
Acute type B aortic dissection in the absence of aortic dilatation.
Journal of vascular surgery. 56(2):311-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.01.055. [PMID] 22503227.
2012
Anatomic popliteal entrapment syndrome is often a difficult diagnosis.
Vascular and endovascular surgery. 46(7):542-5 [DOI] 10.1177/1538574412457472. [PMID] 22941958.
2012
Development of a novel murine model of aortic aneurysms using peri-adventitial elastase.
Surgery. 152(2):238-46 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2012.02.010. [PMID] 22828146.
2012
Differential gender- and species-specific formation of aneurysms using a novel method of inducing abdominal aortic aneurysms.
The Journal of surgical research. 178(2):1038-45 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2012.04.073. [PMID] 22651981.
2012
Endovascular aneurysm repair: current status.
Circulation. Cardiovascular interventions. 5(6):871-82 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.111.966184. [PMID] 23250972.
2012
Endovascular aortic aneurysm repair with carbon dioxide-guided angiography in patients with renal insufficiency.
Journal of vascular surgery. 55(6):1570-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2011.11.142. [PMID] 22341837.
2012
Experimental abdominal aortic aneurysm formation is mediated by IL-17 and attenuated by mesenchymal stem cell treatment.
Circulation. 126(11 Suppl 1):S38-45 [PMID] 22965992.
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2012
Greater saphenous vein evaluation from computed tomography angiography as a potential alternative to conventional ultrasonography.
Journal of vascular surgery. 56(5):1331-7.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.04.055. [PMID] 22801108.
2012
Increased JNK in males compared with females in a rodent model of abdominal aortic aneurysm.
The Journal of surgical research. 176(2):687-95 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2011.11.1024. [PMID] 22316675.
2012
Increased PAI-1 in females compared with males is protective for abdominal aortic aneurysm formation in a rodent model.
American journal of physiology. Heart and circulatory physiology. 302(7):H1378-86 [DOI] 10.1152/ajpheart.00620.2011. [PMID] 22307671.
2012
Influence of clinical presentation on the outcome of acute B aortic dissection: evidences from IRAD.
The Journal of cardiovascular surgery. 53(2):161-8 [PMID] 22456637.
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2012
Previous percutaneous coronary intervention increases morbidity after coronary artery bypass grafting.
Surgery. 152(1):5-11 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2012.02.013. [PMID] 22503323.
2012
The role of extracellular signal-related kinase during abdominal aortic aneurysm formation.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 215(5):668-680.e1 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2012.06.414. [PMID] 22917644.
2012
Transcatheter arterial revascularization outcomes at vascular and general surgery teaching hospitals and nonteaching hospitals are comparable.
Journal of vascular surgery. 56(1):247-55.e2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2011.12.083. [PMID] 22583853.
2012
Transient paralysis from carbon dioxide angiography in a patient after four-vessel endovascular thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 56(6):1717-20 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2012.06.075. [PMID] 23092640.
2012
Vascular graft infections.
Infectious disease clinics of North America. 26(1):41-56 [DOI] 10.1016/j.idc.2011.09.004. [PMID] 22284375.
2011
Albumin is a better predictor of outcomes than body mass index following coronary artery bypass grafting.
Surgery. 150(4):626-34 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2011.07.056. [PMID] 22000173.
2011
Bone marrow-derived MCP1 required for experimental aortic aneurysm formation and smooth muscle phenotypic modulation.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 142(6):1567-74 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.07.053. [PMID] 21996300.
2011
For what were the instructions for use intended? The case of pararenal AAA repair.
Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists. 18(2):197-8 [DOI] 10.1583/10-3072C.1. [PMID] 21521059.
2011
Graft infection after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 54(1):58-63 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.11.111. [PMID] 21292428.
2011
Have thoracic endografting outcomes improved since US Food and Drug Administration approval?
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 91(5):1314-22; discussion 1322 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.01.037. [PMID] 21439547.
2011
Management of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms.
Current problems in surgery. 48(2):70-133 [DOI] 10.1067/j.cpsurg.2010.10.002. [PMID] 21195220.
2011
Postoperative fluid collection after hybrid debranching and endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms.
Journal of vascular surgery. 54(6):1623-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2011.05.098. [PMID] 21802242.
2011
The impact of adjusting for reliability on hospital quality rankings in vascular surgery.
Journal of vascular surgery. 53(1):1-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.08.031. [PMID] 21093202.
2011
Time of year does not influence mortality for vascular operations at academic centers.
Journal of vascular surgery. 54(2):546-53 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2011.01.042. [PMID] 21531532.
2011
Toll-like receptor 9 signaling is critical for early experimental deep vein thrombosis resolution.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 31(1):43-9 [DOI] 10.1161/ATVBAHA.110.216317. [PMID] 20966396.
2010
A contemporary comparison of aortofemoral bypass and aortoiliac stenting in the treatment of aortoiliac occlusive disease.
Annals of vascular surgery. 24(1):4-13 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2009.09.005. [PMID] 20122461.
2010
A review of clinical trials and registries in descending thoracic aortic aneurysms.
Seminars in vascular surgery. 23(3):170-5 [DOI] 10.1053/j.semvascsurg.2010.05.005. [PMID] 20826294.
2010
APACHE III score on ICU admission predicts hospital mortality after open thoracoabdominal and open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Annals of vascular surgery. 24(8):1060-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2010.07.011. [PMID] 21035698.
2010
Decreased collagen and increased matrix metalloproteinase-13 in experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms in males compared with females.
Surgery. 147(2):258-67 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2009.06.047. [PMID] 19767051.
2010
Do popular media and internet-based hospital quality ratings identify hospitals with better cardiovascular surgery outcomes?
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 210(1):87-92 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2009.09.038. [PMID] 20123337.
2010
Endovascular management of type B aortic dissections.
Journal of vascular surgery. 52(4 Suppl):26S-36S [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.06.141. [PMID] 20732786.
2010
Endovascular repair of ruptured aortic aneurysms using carbon dioxide contrast angiography.
Annals of vascular surgery. 24(7):845-50 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2010.05.013. [PMID] 20831984.
2010
Evaluating parsimonious risk-adjustment models for comparing hospital outcomes with vascular surgery.
Journal of vascular surgery. 52(2):400-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.02.293. [PMID] 20670776.
2010
Gender-dependent differential phosphorylation in the ERK signaling pathway is associated with increased MMP2 activity in rat aortic smooth muscle cells.
The Journal of surgical research. 160(1):18-24 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2009.03.095. [PMID] 19592018.
2010
Hybrid debranching with endovascular repair for thoracoabdominal aneurysms: a comparison with open repair.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 89(5):1475-81 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.01.062. [PMID] 20417763.
2010
Hybrid repair of aortic aneurysms involving the visceral and renal vessels.
Annals of vascular surgery. 24(2):219-24 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2009.08.007. [PMID] 19932951.
2010
Long-term outcomes of surgical aortic fenestration for complicated acute type B aortic dissections.
Journal of vascular surgery. 52(2):261-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.02.292. [PMID] 20573474.
2010
National trends in venous disease.
Journal of vascular surgery. 51(6):1467-73 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2009.12.070. [PMID] 20304580.
2010
The challenge of associated intramural hematoma with endovascular repair for penetrating ulcers of the descending thoracic aorta.
Journal of vascular surgery. 51(4):829-35 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2009.11.050. [PMID] 20347678.
2010
Thoracic aortic endovascular repair for mycotic aneurysms and fistulas.
Journal of vascular surgery. 52(4 Suppl):37S-40S [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.06.139. [PMID] 20800423.
2010
Understanding the racial disparity in the receipt of endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960). 145(11):1105-8 [DOI] 10.1001/archsurg.2010.213. [PMID] 21079100.
2010
Urokinase plasminogen activator independent early experimental thrombus resolution: MMP2 as an alternative mechanism.
Thrombosis and haemostasis. 104(6):1174-83 [DOI] 10.1160/TH10-03-0184. [PMID] 20886179.
2010
Vein wall remodeling after deep vein thrombosis: differential effects of low molecular weight heparin and doxycycline.
Annals of vascular surgery. 24(2):233-41 [DOI] 10.1016/j.avsg.2009.11.002. [PMID] 20142002.
2009
A comparative analysis of open and endovascular repair for the ruptured descending thoracic aorta.
Journal of vascular surgery. 50(6):1265-70 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2009.07.091. [PMID] 19782517.
2009
A population-based analysis of endovascular versus open thoracic aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 49(5):1112-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2008.12.024. [PMID] 19307086.
2009
Commentary on “endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair versus open repair: why and why not?”.
Perspectives in vascular surgery and endovascular therapy. 21(1):54-5 [DOI] 10.1177/1531003509333364. [PMID] 19380394.
2009
Commentary: a better understanding of the diagnosis and treatment of isolated abdominal aortic dissections.
Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists. 16(1):81-3 [DOI] 10.1583/08-2601C.1. [PMID] 19281294.
2009
Differential effect of 17-beta-estradiol on smooth muscle cell and aortic explant MMP2.
The Journal of surgical research. 155(1):48-53 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2008.07.003. [PMID] 19041098.
2009
Differential regulation of aortic growth in male and female rodents is associated with AAA development.
The Journal of surgical research. 155(2):330-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2008.07.027. [PMID] 19111327.
2009
Endovascular treatment of aortic aneurysms: state of the art.
Current treatment options in cardiovascular medicine. 11(2):136-45 [PMID] 19289026.
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2009
Explaining racial disparities in mortality after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 50(4):709-13 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2009.05.020. [PMID] 19703760.
2009
Gender differences in abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Vascular. 17 Suppl 1:S30-9 [PMID] 19426607.
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2009
Late outcomes of endovascular aortic repair for the infected thoracic aorta.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 87(5):1366-71; discussion 1371 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2009.02.030. [PMID] 19379865.
2009
Long-term results of percutaneous management of malperfusion in acute type B aortic dissection: implications for thoracic aortic endovascular repair.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 138(2):300-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2009.01.037. [PMID] 19619770.
2009
Primary aortoenteric fistula and endovascular repair.
Vascular and endovascular surgery. 43(6):592-6 [DOI] 10.1177/1538574409335275. [PMID] 19640906.
2009
The care of patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm: the Society for Vascular Surgery practice guidelines.
Journal of vascular surgery. 50(4 Suppl):S2-49 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2009.07.002. [PMID] 19786250.
2008
A comparison of open and endovascular descending thoracic aortic repair in patients older than 75 years of age.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 85(5):1597-603; discussion 1603 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2008.01.044. [PMID] 18442546.
2008
A single-center experience treating renal malperfusion after aortic dissection with central aortic fenestration and renal artery stenting.
Journal of vascular surgery. 47(5):903-910; discussion 910 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2007.12.057. [PMID] 18455638.
2008
Abdominal aortic coarctation: surgical treatment of 53 patients with a thoracoabdominal bypass, patch aortoplasty, or interposition aortoaortic graft.
Journal of vascular surgery. 48(5):1073-82 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2008.05.078. [PMID] 18692352.
2008
Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Circulation. 117(13):1738-44 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.107.747923. [PMID] 18378627.
2008
Endovascular technology, hospital volume, and mortality with abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery.
Journal of vascular surgery. 47(6):1150-4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2008.01.054. [PMID] 18440178.
2008
Measuring and improving the quality of care for abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery.
Circulation. 117(19):2534-41 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.107.726836. [PMID] 18474825.
2008
Transluminal hypogastric artery occlusion with an Amplatzer vascular plug during endovascular aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 48(5):1121-4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2008.06.002. [PMID] 18692350.
2008
Vein wall re-endothelialization after deep vein thrombosis is improved with low-molecular-weight heparin.
Journal of vascular surgery. 47(3):616-24 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2007.11.040. [PMID] 18295113.
2007
A contemporary analysis of outcomes for operative repair of type A aortic dissection in the United States.
Surgery. 142(4):524-8; discussion 528.e1 [PMID] 17950344.
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2007
Acute abdominal aortic dissection: insight from the International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection (IRAD).
Journal of vascular surgery. 46(5):913-919 [PMID] 17980278.
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2007
Challenges and opportunities in abdominal aortic aneurysm research.
Journal of vascular surgery. 45(1):192-8 [PMID] 17210410.
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2007
Differential regulation of the superoxide dismutase family in experimental aortic aneurysms and rat aortic explants.
The Journal of surgical research. 138(2):156-62 [PMID] 17196988.
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2007
Evidence-based screening and management of abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Annals of internal medicine. 146(10):749-50 [PMID] 17502636.
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2007
Fibrotic injury after experimental deep vein thrombosis is determined by the mechanism of thrombogenesis.
Thrombosis and haemostasis. 98(5):1045-55 [PMID] 18000610.
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2007
Iliorenal bypass: indications and outcomes following 41 reconstructions.
Annals of vascular surgery. 21(1):1-9 [PMID] 17349328.
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2007
Impact of outcomes research on the management of vascular surgery patients.
Journal of vascular surgery. 45 Suppl A:A131-40 [PMID] 17544034.
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2007
Plasmin inhibition increases MMP-9 activity and decreases vein wall stiffness during venous thrombosis resolution.
The Journal of surgical research. 142(2):357-63 [PMID] 17574586.
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2007
Risk factors and clinical impact of postoperative symptomatic venous thromboembolism.
Journal of vascular surgery. 45(2):335-341; discussion 341 [PMID] 17264013.
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2007
Survival benefit of endovascular descending thoracic aortic repair for the high-risk patient.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 83(5):1628-33; discussion 1633 [PMID] 17462370.
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2007
The significant negative impact of in-hospital venous thromboembolism after cardiovascular procedures.
Annals of vascular surgery. 21(5):545-50 [PMID] 17548184.
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2007
Turbulence significantly increases pressure and fluid shear stress in an aortic aneurysm model under resting and exercise flow conditions.
Annals of vascular surgery. 21(1):67-74 [PMID] 17349339.
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2007
Use of endovascular coil embolization and surgical clip occlusion for cerebral artery aneurysms.
Journal of neurosurgery. 107(3):530-5 [PMID] 17886551.
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2006
A biologic basis for asymmetric growth in descending thoracic aortic aneurysms: a role for matrix metalloproteinase 9 and 2.
Journal of vascular surgery. 43(2):342-8 [PMID] 16476613.
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2006
Abdominal aortic aneurysm.
American family physician. 73(7):1198-204 [PMID] 16623206.
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2006
Acute limb ischemia associated with type B aortic dissection: clinical relevance and therapy.
Surgery. 140(4):532-9; discussion 539 [PMID] 17011900.
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2006
Alterations in angiotensin converting enzyme during rodent aortic aneurysm formation.
The Journal of surgical research. 132(1):69-73 [PMID] 16325859.
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2006
Aortic branch artery pseudoaneurysms accompanying aortic dissection. Part I. Pseudoaneurysm anatomy.
Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR. 17(5):765-71 [PMID] 16687741.
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2006
Aortic branch artery pseudoaneurysms accompanying aortic dissection. Part II. Distinction from penetrating atherosclerotic ulcers.
Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR. 17(5):773-81 [PMID] 16687742.
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2006
Attenuation of experimental aortic aneurysm formation in P-selectin knockout mice.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1085:353-9 [PMID] 17182955.
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2006
Changes in the utilization of spinal fusion in the United States.
Neurosurgery. 59(1):15-20; discussion 15 [PMID] 16823295.
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2006
Diffusion of Alexa Fluor 488-conjugated dendrimers in rat aortic tissue.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1085:294-305 [PMID] 17182946.
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2006
Early increased MT1-MMP expression and late MMP-2 and MMP-9 activity during Angiotensin II induced aneurysm formation.
The Journal of surgical research. 135(2):345-51 [PMID] 16716358.
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2006
Epidemiology of aortic aneurysm repair in the United States from 1993 to 2003.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1085:1-10 [PMID] 17182917.
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2006
Experimental pulmonary embolism: effects of the thrombus and attenuation of pulmonary artery injury by low-molecular-weight heparin.
Journal of vascular surgery. 43(4):800-8 [PMID] 16616240.
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2006
Female gender attenuates cytokine and chemokine expression and leukocyte recruitment in experimental rodent abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1085:367-79 [PMID] 17182958.
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2006
Hospital volume and inpatient mortality outcomes of total hip arthroplasty in the United States.
The Journal of arthroplasty. 21(6 Suppl 2):10-6 [PMID] 16950056.
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2006
Long-term results from a 12-year experience with endovascular therapy for thoracic aortic disease.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 82(6):2147-53 [PMID] 17126127.
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2006
Neutrophils modulate post-thrombotic vein wall remodeling but not thrombus neovascularization.
Thrombosis and haemostasis. 95(2):272-81 [PMID] 16493489.
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2006
Outcome of surgical and endoluminal intervention for infrainguinal bypass anastomotic strictures.
Vascular and endovascular surgery. 40(1):11-22 [PMID] 16456601.
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2006
Pediatric renovascular hypertension: 132 primary and 30 secondary operations in 97 children.
Journal of vascular surgery. 44(6):1219-28; discussion 1228 [PMID] 17055693.
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2006
Role and results of surgery in acute type B aortic dissection: insights from the International Registry of Acute Aortic Dissection (IRAD).
Circulation. 114(1 Suppl):I357-64 [PMID] 16820600.
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2006
Targeted deletion of CCR2 impairs deep vein thombosis resolution in a mouse model.
Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950). 177(5):3388-97 [PMID] 16920980.
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2006
The nitric oxide donor DETA-NONOate decreases matrix metalloproteinase-9 expression and activity in rat aortic smooth muscle and abdominal aortic explants.
Annals of vascular surgery. 20(1):92-8 [PMID] 16378139.
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2005
Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening: recommendations and controversies.
Vascular and endovascular surgery. 39(3):213-9 [PMID] 15920649.
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2005
Acute aortic dissection presenting with primarily abdominal pain: a rare manifestation of a deadly disease.
Annals of vascular surgery. 19(3):367-73 [PMID] 15735946.
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2005
Carotid endarterectomy remains the standard of care, even in high-risk surgical patients.
Annals of surgery. 241(2):356-63 [PMID] 15650648.
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2005
Endograft repair of partially anomalous pulmonary venous connection with dual drainage.
Journal of vascular surgery. 42(6):1221-5 [PMID] 16376219.
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2005
Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair is more profitable than open repair based on contribution margin per day.
Surgery. 137(3):285-92 [PMID] 15746778.
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2005
Gender differences in rat aortic smooth muscle cell matrix metalloproteinase-9.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 201(3):398-404 [PMID] 16125073.
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2005
Gene therapy to treat aortic aneurysms: right goal, wrong strategy.
Circulation. 112(7):939-40 [PMID] 16103250.
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2005
L-selectin-mediated neutrophil recruitment in experimental rodent aneurysm formation.
Circulation. 112(2):241-7 [PMID] 15998669.
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2005
Management of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms.
Current treatment options in cardiovascular medicine. 7(2):119-130 [PMID] 15935120.
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2005
Measuring surgical quality: what’s the role of provider volume?
World journal of surgery. 29(10):1217-21 [PMID] 16132399.
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2005
Mitochondrial-dependent apoptosis in experimental rodent abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Surgery. 138(4):806-11 [PMID] 16269312.
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2005
National trends in outcomes for esophageal resection.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 79(1):212-6; discussion 217 [PMID] 15620945.
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2005
Neutrophil depletion inhibits experimental abdominal aortic aneurysm formation.
Circulation. 112(2):232-40 [PMID] 16009808.
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2005
Open versus endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: which offers the best long-term outcome?
Nature clinical practice. Cardiovascular medicine. 2(11):562-3 [PMID] 16258565.
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2005
Osteomyelitis of the foot and toe in adults is a surgical disease: conservative management worsens lower extremity salvage.
Annals of surgery. 241(6):885-92; discussion 892 [PMID] 15912038.
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2005
Severe chronic venous insufficiency: magnitude of the problem and consequences.
Annals of vascular surgery. 19(5):705-11 [PMID] 16034514.
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2005
Solitary common iliac artery inflammatory aneurysm in a healthy woman: case report and review of the literature.
Annals of vascular surgery. 19(6):890-5 [PMID] 16184440.
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2005
Tamoxifen up-regulates catalase production, inhibits vessel wall neutrophil infiltration, and attenuates development of experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Journal of vascular surgery. 41(1):108-14 [PMID] 15696052.
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2005
The effect of secondary operations on mortality following abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in the United States: 1988-2001.
Vascular and endovascular surgery. 39(6):465-72 [PMID] 16382267.
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2005
Variation in outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention in the United States and predictors of periprocedural mortality.
Cardiology. 103(3):143-7 [PMID] 15722631.
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2005
Vein wall remodeling after deep vein thrombosis involves matrix metalloproteinases and late fibrosis in a mouse model.
Journal of vascular surgery. 42(1):140-8 [PMID] 16012463.
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2004
Bilateral external carotid artery aneurysms.
Vascular. 12(6):387-9 [PMID] 15895763.
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2004
Common celiacomesenteric trunk: aneurysmal and occlusive disease.
Journal of vascular surgery. 40(5):1040-3 [PMID] 15557926.
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2004
Council of State Neurosurgical Societies Resident Award: The utilization of carotid endarterectomy by neurosurgeons in the United States from 1990 to 2000.
Clinical neurosurgery. 51:329-31 [PMID] 15571162.
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2004
Deep vein thrombosis resolution is modulated by monocyte CXCR2-mediated activity in a mouse model.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 24(6):1130-7 [PMID] 15105284.
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2004
Deep vein thrombosis resolution is not accelerated with increased neovascularization.
Journal of vascular surgery. 40(3):536-42 [PMID] 15337885.
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2004
Diffusion of new technology for the treatment of renovascular hypertension in the United States: surgical revascularization versus catheter-based therapy, 1988-2001.
Journal of vascular surgery. 40(4):717-23 [PMID] 15472600.
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2004
Diffusion of new technology in health care: the case of aorto-iliac occlusive disease.
Surgery. 136(4):812-8 [PMID] 15467666.
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2004
Early MT-1 MMP expression following elastase exposure is associated with increased cleaved MMP-2 activity in experimental rodent aortic aneurysms.
Surgery. 136(2):176-82 [PMID] 15300177.
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2004
Effect of increasing patient age on complication rates following intact abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in the United States.
The Journal of surgical research. 118(1):26-31 [PMID] 15093713.
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2004
Epidemiology of surgically treated abdominal aortic aneurysms in the United States, 1988 to 2000.
Vascular. 12(4):218-24 [PMID] 15704315.
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2004
Gender differences in experimental aortic aneurysm formation.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 24(11):2116-22 [PMID] 15331435.
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2004
Hospital teaching status and outcomes of complex surgical procedures in the United States.
Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960). 139(2):137-41 [PMID] 14769569.
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2004
Increased MMP-9 expression and activity by aortic smooth muscle cells after nitric oxide synthase inhibition is associated with increased nuclear factor-kappaB and activator protein-1 activity.
The Journal of surgical research. 116(1):70-80 [PMID] 14732351.
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2004
National trends in the use and outcomes of hepatic resection.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 199(1):31-8 [PMID] 15217626.
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2004
Patients undergoing infrainguinal bypass to treat atherosclerotic vascular disease are underprescribed cardioprotective medications: effect on graft patency, limb salvage, and mortality.
Journal of vascular surgery. 39(2):357-65 [PMID] 14743136.
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2004
Perioperative outcomes after open and endovascular repair of intact abdominal aortic aneurysms in the United States during 2001.
Journal of vascular surgery. 39(3):491-6 [PMID] 14981436.
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2004
Risk for stroke after elective noncarotid vascular surgery.
Journal of vascular surgery. 39(1):67-72 [PMID] 14718817.
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2004
Should older patients be selectively referred to high-volume centers for abdominal aortic surgery?
Vascular. 12(1):51-6 [PMID] 15127855.
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2004
Trends in utilization of adrenalectomy in the United States: have indications changed?
World journal of surgery. 28(11):1169-75 [PMID] 15490057.
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2004
Uncomplicated carotid endarterectomy: factors contributing to blood pressure instability precluding safe early discharge.
Vascular. 12(5):278-84 [PMID] 15765908.
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2004
Venous thromboembolism: regional differences in the nationwide inpatient sample, 1993 to 2000.
Vascular. 12(6):374-80 [PMID] 15895761.
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2003
A national and single institutional experience in the contemporary treatment of acute lower extremity ischemia.
Annals of surgery. 238(3):382-9; discussion 389 [PMID] 14501504.
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2003
A nonintrinsic regional basis for increased infrarenal aortic MMP-9 expression and activity.
Journal of vascular surgery. 37(5):1059-66 [PMID] 12756355.
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2003
Clinical relevance of peripheral vascular occlusive disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus.
Journal of vascular surgery. 38(1):111-5 [PMID] 12844099.
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2003
Current concepts in the pathogenesis of abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Journal of vascular surgery. 38(3):584-8 [PMID] 12947280.
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2003
Endovascular treatment of aortic aneurysms in patients with renal transplants.
Journal of vascular surgery. 37(3):693-6 [PMID] 12618715.
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2003
Epidemiology of surgically treated gastric cancer in the United States, 1988-2000.
Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. 7(7):879-83 [PMID] 14592661.
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2003
Existence of abdominal aortic aneurysms in patients with thoracic aortic dissections.
Journal of vascular surgery. 38(4):671-5 [PMID] 14560211.
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2003
Factors associated with recurrent venous thromboembolism in patients with malignant disease.
Journal of vascular surgery. 37(5):976-83 [PMID] 12756342.
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2003
Gadolinium as a nonnephrotoxic contrast agent for catheter-based arteriographic evaluation of renal arteries in patients with azotemia.
Journal of vascular surgery. 37(2):346-52 [PMID] 12563205.
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2003
Hepatic resection in the United States: indications, outcomes, and hospital procedural volumes from a nationally representative database.
Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960). 138(2):185-91 [PMID] 12578418.
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2003
Hospital volume and surgical outcomes for elderly patients with colorectal cancer in the United States.
The Journal of surgical research. 114(1):50-6 [PMID] 13678698.
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2003
Hospital volume-related differences in aorto-bifemoral bypass operative mortality in the United States.
Journal of vascular surgery. 37(5):970-5 [PMID] 12756341.
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2003
National variation in operative mortality rates for esophageal resection and the need for quality improvement.
Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960). 138(12):1305-9 [PMID] 14662529.
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2003
Neutropenia impairs venous thrombosis resolution in the rat.
Journal of vascular surgery. 38(5):1090-8 [PMID] 14603221.
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2003
Outcomes after cerebral aneurysm clip occlusion in the United States: the need for evidence-based hospital referral.
Journal of neurosurgery. 99(6):947-52 [PMID] 14705719.
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2003
Payer status is related to differences in access and outcomes of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in the United States.
Surgery. 134(2):142-5 [PMID] 12947310.
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2003
Predictors of severe morbidity and death after elective abdominal aortic aneurysmectomy in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Journal of vascular surgery. 37(3):594-9 [PMID] 12618698.
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2003
Ruptured thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm treatment in the United States: 1988 to 1998.
Journal of vascular surgery. 38(2):319-22 [PMID] 12891114.
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2003
Surgeon specialty and provider volumes are related to outcome of intact abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in the United States.
Journal of vascular surgery. 38(4):739-44 [PMID] 14560223.
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2003
Surgical treatment of intact thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms in the United States: hospital and surgeon volume-related outcomes.
Journal of vascular surgery. 37(6):1169-74 [PMID] 12764260.
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2003
The impact of provider volume on mortality after intracranial tumor resection.
Neurosurgery. 52(1):48-53; discussion 53 [PMID] 12493100.
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2003
The quality of care for patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Cardiovascular surgery (London, England). 11(5):331-6 [PMID] 12958541.
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2003
Transient exposure to elastase induces mouse aortic wall smooth muscle cell production of MCP-1 and RANTES during development of experimental aortic aneurysm.
Journal of vascular surgery. 38(1):138-46 [PMID] 12844103.
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2003
Ultrasound measurement of aortic diameters in rodent models of aneurysm disease.
The Journal of surgical research. 112(1):97-101 [PMID] 12873440.
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2003
Variation in postoperative complication rates after high-risk surgery in the United States.
Surgery. 134(4):534-40; discussion 540 [PMID] 14605612.
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2003
Who performs endocrine operations in the United States?
Surgery. 134(6):924-31; discussion 931 [PMID] 14668724.
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2002
Carotid stenosis: medical and surgical aspects.
Cardiology clinics. 20(4):599-609 [PMID] 12472046.
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2002
Cost of routine screening for carotid and lower extremity occlusive disease in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Journal of vascular surgery. 35(4):754-8 [PMID] 11932675.
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2002
Endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm is associated with a low incidence of deep venous thrombosis.
Journal of vascular surgery. 36(5):912-6 [PMID] 12422100.
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2002
Impaired vasoreactivity despite an increase in plasma nitrite in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Journal of vascular surgery. 35(2):363-7 [PMID] 11854736.
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2002
Nitric oxide inhibition increases aortic wall matrix metalloproteinase-9 expression.
The Journal of surgical research. 104(1):15-21 [PMID] 11971672.
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2002
Operative mortality rate for elective abdominal aortic aneurysm repair is not increased by the presence of a previous or concurrent thoracic or thoracoabdominal aortic dissection.
Journal of vascular surgery. 36(4):690-5 [PMID] 12368727.
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2002
Pediatric splanchnic arterial occlusive disease: clinical relevance and operative treatment.
Journal of vascular surgery. 35(5):860-7 [PMID] 12021699.
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2002
Perioperative cardiovascular risk stratification of patients with diabetes who undergo elective major vascular surgery.
Journal of vascular surgery. 35(5):894-901 [PMID] 12021704.
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2002
Prolonged administration of doxycycline in patients with small asymptomatic abdominal aortic aneurysms: report of a prospective (Phase II) multicenter study.
Journal of vascular surgery. 36(1):1-12 [PMID] 12096249.
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2002
Surgeon volume as an indicator of outcomes after carotid endarterectomy: an effect independent of specialty practice and hospital volume.
Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 195(6):814-21 [PMID] 12495314.
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2002
The volume-outcome effect for abdominal aortic surgery: differences in case-mix or complications?
Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960). 137(7):828-32 [PMID] 12093341.
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2002
Tissue loss, early primary graft occlusion, female gender, and a prohibitive failure rate of secondary infrainguinal arterial reconstruction.
Journal of vascular surgery. 35(5):902-9 [PMID] 12021705.
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2002
Variation in death rate after abdominal aortic aneurysmectomy in the United States: impact of hospital volume, gender, and age.
Annals of surgery. 235(4):579-85 [PMID] 11923615.
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2001
Computed tomographic venography is specific but not sensitive for diagnosis of acute lower-extremity deep venous thrombosis in patients with suspected pulmonary embolus.
Journal of vascular surgery. 34(5):798-804 [PMID] 11700478.
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2001
Efficacy and durability of autogenous saphenous vein conduits for lower extremity arterial reconstructions in preadolescent children.
Journal of vascular surgery. 34(1):34-40 [PMID] 11436072.
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2001
Experimental abdominal aortic aneurysms in mice lacking expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 21(9):1393-401 [PMID] 11557662.
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2001
Heparin reacts with and inactivates nitric oxide.
Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology and therapeutics. 6(2):163-73 [PMID] 11509923.
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2001
Impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on elective and emergency abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of vascular surgery. 33(1):72-6 [PMID] 11137926.
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2001
Impact of increasing comorbidity on infrainguinal reconstruction: a 20-year perspective.
Annals of surgery. 233(3):445-52 [PMID] 11224635.
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2001
Nitric oxide inhibition increases matrix metalloproteinase-9 expression by rat aortic smooth muscle cells in vitro.
Journal of vascular surgery. 34(1):76-83 [PMID] 11436078.
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2001
Renal artery aneurysms: a 35-year clinical experience with 252 aneurysms in 168 patients.
Annals of surgery. 234(4):454-62; discussion 462 [PMID] 11573039.
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2000
Infrainguinal arterial reconstructions with vein grafts in patients with prior aortic procedures: the influence of aneurysm and occlusive disease.
Journal of vascular surgery. 31(6):1128-34 [PMID] 10842149.
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1999
Endothelial cell nitric oxide production in acute chest syndrome.
The American journal of physiology. 277(4):H1579-92 [DOI] 10.1152/ajpheart.1999.277.4.H1579. [PMID] 10516198.
1999
Improved graft patency and altered remodeling in infrainguinal vein graft reconstruction for aneurysmal versus occlusive disease.
Journal of vascular surgery. 29(6):1022-30 [PMID] 10359936.
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1998
Homocysteine-induced nitric oxide production in vascular smooth-muscle cells by NF-kappa B-dependent transcriptional activation of Nos2.
Proceedings of the Association of American Physicians. 110(1):22-31 [PMID] 9460080.
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1997
An acute phase reaction in diabetic patients with foot ulcers.
Cardiovascular surgery (London, England). 5(1):32-6 [PMID] 9158120.
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1997
Changes in the amplitude of cyclic load biphasically modulate endothelial cell DNA synthesis and division.
Vascular medicine (London, England). 2(1):19-24 [PMID] 9546945.
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1997
High-dose heparin decreases nitric oxide production by cultured bovine endothelial cells.
Circulation. 95(8):2115-21 [PMID] 9133522.
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1997
Homocyst(e)ine decreases bioavailable nitric oxide by a mechanism involving glutathione peroxidase.
The Journal of biological chemistry. 272(27):17012-7 [PMID] 9202015.
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1997
Hyperhomocyst(e)inemia and atherothrombosis.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 811:48-58; discussion 58 [PMID] 9186584.
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1997
Stimulation of endothelial nitric oxide production by homocyst(e)ine.
Atherosclerosis. 132(2):177-85 [PMID] 9242963.
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1996
Effect of heparin on fibrinolytic activity and platelet function in vivo.
The American journal of physiology. 271(2 Pt 2):H528-34 [PMID] 8770093.
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1996
Homocysteine, EDRF, and endothelial function.
The Journal of nutrition. 126(4 Suppl):1290S-4S [DOI] 10.1093/jn/126.suppl_4.1290S. [PMID] 8642473.
1996
S-nitrosothiol detection.
Methods in enzymology. 268:293-8 [PMID] 8782595.
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1996
The vascular biology of S-nitrosothiols, nitrosated derivatives of thiols.
Vascular medicine (London, England). 1(1):25-33 [PMID] 9546910.
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1995
Clostridium septicum bacteremia associated with aortic graft infection.
Journal of vascular surgery. 22(4):493-5 [PMID] 7563411.
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1995
Efficacy of subcutaneous heparin in prevention of venous thromboembolic events in trauma patients.
The American surgeon. 61(9):749-55 [PMID] 7661468.
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1995
S-nitrosothiols: chemistry, biochemistry, and biological actions.
Advances in pharmacology (San Diego, Calif.). 34:343-9 [PMID] 8562444.
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1992
The course of severe foot infection in patients with diabetes.
Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics. 175(2):135-40 [PMID] 1636138.
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1990
Endothelial cell thromboxane production and its inhibition by a calcium-channel blocker.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 49(6):916-9 [PMID] 2369190.
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1989
Differences in secretion of prostacyclin by venous and arterial endothelial cells grown in vitro in a static versus a mechanically active environment.
Journal of vascular surgery. 10(3):292-8 [PMID] 2674482.
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1989
The influence of perfusate viscosity, RBC deformability and drag on the function of an isolated perfused rat kidney.
The Journal of surgical research. 46(1):4-8 [PMID] 2915534.
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1986
A paradoxical effect of antibody concentration on vWF-dependent platelet agglutination distinguishes between botrocetin and ristocetin-induced agglutination.
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Grants

Jul 2020 ACTIVE
Immune injury as a driver for the development of ascending aortic aneurysms and dissections
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
Jul 2020 ACTIVE
Novel specialized pro-resolving lipid mediators in resolution of aortic aneurysms and rupture
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
Jun 2020 ACTIVE
Role of myeloid-derived suppressor cells in aortic aneurysms and rupture
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH BIOMED RES PGM/J&E KING
Sep 2019 ACTIVE
Diversity Supplement: Novel Pathways in the Pathogenesis and Pathophysiology of NAFLD in Hispanics
Role: Other
Funding: OHIO UNIV via NATL INST OF HLTH NIMHD
Aug 2019 ACTIVE
Role of RNA-mediated danger signals in regulating TAAD development
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
Jul 2019 ACTIVE
Molecular Biology in Burns and Trauma
Role: Other
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jul 2019 ACTIVE
The impact of pro-resolving mediators on gender differences in the context of aortic aneurysm growth and rupture
Role: Other
Funding: AMER COL OF SURGEONS
Aug 2018 – Jul 2020
Role of Neutrophil Extracellular Traps in AAA Pathogenesis
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
Jul 2018 – Jun 2020
Gender Differences in Experimental Aortic Aneurysms
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
Jul 2018 ACTIVE
Pannexin-1 signaling in abdominal aortic aneurysms
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
May 2010 – Apr 2020
Woodward Professorship General Surgery Support
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOU
Jul 2008 – Sep 2018
Support academic and research activities in the Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOU

Education

Fellowship – Vascular Surgery
2006 · Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship – Vascular Surgery
1999 · Brigham and Women’s Hospital – Harvard University
Residency – Surgery
1997 · Brigham and Women’s Hospital – Harvard University
Fellowship – Surgery
1996 · Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute – Boston University
Internship – Surgery
1992 · Brigham and Women’s Hospital – Harvard University
Medical Degree
1991 · University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7600 Surgery Clerkship
2018
MDC6001 Intro Clin Practice
2018
MDC7602 Senior Surgery Clerk

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