Fred A Weaver, MD

Division Chief, Vascular Surgery

Professor of Surgery

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Overview

Dr. Fred Arthur Weaver is a Professor of Surgery at Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California. Dr. Weaver received his B.S. and M.D. degrees from USC and his
General and Vascular Surgery training at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. At USC, he has served as Program Director for General Surgery, and later for Vascular Surgery.

Dr. Weaver received his Masters in Medical Management from USC in 2005. He is Chief of the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Chief of Vascular Surgery at Keck Hospital of USC, and Co-Director of the USC CardioVascular Thoracic Institute. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery in General and in Vascular Surgery. Dr. Weaver is past President of the Western Vascular Society, Pacific Coast Surgical Association, and Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery. In 2015, he received the Society for Vascular Surgery Presidential Citation Award.

Dr. Weaver is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Vascular Surgery, on the Editorial Board of the Annals of Vascular Surgery, and serves as the Chair of the Society for Vascular Surgery/Vascular Quality Initiative. He has been recognized as a Top, Best, or Super Doctor by various local and national publications. He has published over 200 articles and 43 textbook chapters, and has been
an invited speaker at numerous regional, national, and international meetings. His major clinical and research interests concern the diagnosis and management of diseases affecting the aorta and its major branches.

Publications

  • Use of Double-Barrel Gore Excluder Bifurcated Endografts for Renal Artery Incorporation in an Urgent Endovascular Repair of a Thoracoabdominal Aortic AneurysmAnn Vasc Surg. 2018 May; 49:309. e1-309. e6. . View in PubMed
  • Management of a Large Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm in Conjunction with a Massive Inguinal HerniaAnn Vasc Surg. 2017 Jul; 42:302. e7-302. e10. . View in PubMed
  • Repair of Delayed Type 1a Endoleak using Fenestrated and Parallel EndograftsAnn Vasc Surg. 2018 May; 49:309. e7-309. e15. . View in PubMed
  • In-Situ Fenestration of a PTFE Thoracic Aortic Stent Graft for Delayed Left Subclavian Artery Revascularization Following Frozen Elephant Trunk Repair of Type A Aortic DissectionAnn Vasc Surg. 2020 Feb; 63:459. e9-459. e15. . View in PubMed
  • Lift Sandwich Grafting Enables Transfemoral Abdominal Aortic Branch Incorporation during Endovascular Aortic Repair for Chronic Type B Aortic DissectionAnn Vasc Surg. 2019 May; 57:50. e1-50. e8. . View in PubMed
  • 5-Year Real-World Outcomes and Experience of Endovascular Treatment for Thoracic Aortic Disease From the Global Registry for Endovascular Aortic Treatment J Vasc Surg. 2023 Dec 26. . View in PubMed
  • Prospective assessment of dynamic changes in frailty and its impact on early clinical outcomes following physician-modified fenestrated-branched endovascular repair of complex abdominal and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms J Vasc Surg. 2023 Nov 02. . View in PubMed
  • Risk Factors for Cerebral Hyperperfusion Syndrome following Carotid Revascularization Ann Vasc Surg. 2023 Nov; 97:89-96. . View in PubMed
  • Risk of Stroke with Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair of the Aortic Arch Ann Vasc Surg. 2023 Nov; 97:37-48. . View in PubMed
  • Epidemiology, repair technique, and predictors of stroke and mortality in penetrating carotid artery injuries J Vasc Surg. 2023 10; 78(4):920-928. . View in PubMed
  • Comparative outcomes of physician-modified fenestrated-branched endovascular repair of post-dissection and degenerative complex abdominal or thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysmsJ Vasc Surg. 2023 09; 78(3):565-574. e2. . View in PubMed
  • Selection criterion for endovascular aortic repair in those with chronic kidney diseaseJ Vasc Surg. 2023 06; 77(6):1625-1635. e3. . View in PubMed
  • Is adherence to the scientific method dying? J Vasc Surg. 2023 01; 77(1):1-2.. View in PubMed
  • Perioperative and long-term outcomes after open conversion of endovascular aneurysm repair versus primary open aortic repair J Vasc Surg. 2023 01; 77(1):89-96. . View in PubMed
  • Transposition of anomalous left vertebral to carotid artery during the management of thoracic aortic dissections and aneurysms J Vasc Surg. 2022 Dec; 76(6):1486-1492. . View in PubMed
  • Renal Artery Aneurysms in the Inpatient Setting Ann Vasc Surg. 2022 Oct; 86:50-57. . View in PubMed
  • Early Results and Technical Tips of Combining Iliac Branch Endoprostheses with Fenestrated Aortic Stent Grafts during Endovascular Repair of Complex Abdominal and Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms Ann Vasc Surg. 2022 May; 82:104-111. . View in PubMed
  • Impact of Perioperative Blood Transfusion in Anemic Patients Undergoing Infra Inguinal Bypass Ann Vasc Surg. 2022 Feb; 79:72-80. . View in PubMed
  • Endovascular repair of descending thoracic aortic aneurysms-a mid-term report from the Global Registry for Endovascular Aortic Treatment (GREAT) Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 Jan 24; 61(2):357-364. . View in PubMed
  • Differences in Mid-Term Outcomes Between Patients Undergoing Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair for Aneurysm or Acute Aortic Syndromes: Report From the Global Registry for Endovascular Aortic Treatment J Endovasc Ther. 2022 10; 29(5):731-738. . View in PubMed
  • Comparative early results of in situ fenestrated endovascular aortic repair and other emergent complex endovascular aortic repair techniques for ruptured suprarenal and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms at a regional aortic center J Vasc Surg. 2022 10; 76(4):875-883. . View in PubMed
  • Baroreflex activation therapy with the Barostim™ device in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: a patient level meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Eur J Heart Fail. 2022 09; 24(9):1665-1673. . View in PubMed
  • Impact of high-risk features and timing of repair for acute type B aortic dissectionsJ Vasc Surg. 2022 08; 76(2):364-371. e3. . View in PubMed
  • Better care through better data J Vasc Surg. 2022 07; 76(1):42-45. . View in PubMed
  • Role of volume in small abdominal aortic aneurysm surveillanceJ Vasc Surg. 2022 04; 75(4):1260-1267. e3. . View in PubMed
  • Use of Inner Branches During Physician-Modified Endografting for Complex Abdominal and Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms Ann Vasc Surg. 2021 Oct; 76:244-253. . View in PubMed
  • Physician-modified fenestrated endovascular repair of type 1A endoleaks from polymer-based low-profile endografts Vascular. 2021 Oct; 29(5):652-656. . View in PubMed
  • Caudally directed in situ fenestrated endografting for emergent thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair J Vasc Surg Cases Innov Tech. 2021 Sep; 7(3):553-557. . View in PubMed
  • Endovascular treatment of complicated versus uncomplicated acute type B aortic dissection J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2021 Jan 21. . View in PubMed
  • Risk of renal failure and death when renal arteries are involved in endovascular aortic aneurysm repairJ Vasc Surg. 2021 10; 74(4):1193-1203. e3. . View in PubMed
  • Effect of infrainguinal bypass tunneling technique on patency and amputation in patients with limb ischemia J Vasc Surg. 2021 10; 74(4):1242-1250. . View in PubMed
  • Endovascular versus open repair of isolated superficial femoral and popliteal artery injuriesJ Vasc Surg. 2021 09; 74(3):814-822. e1. . View in PubMed
  • Complications associated with lumbar drain placement for endovascular aortic repairJ Vasc Surg. 2021 05; 73(5):1513-1524. e2. . View in PubMed
  • Periscope sandwich stenting as an alternative to open cervical revascularization of left subclavian artery during zone 2 thoracic endovascular aortic repairJ Vasc Surg. 2021 02; 73(2):466-475. e3. . View in PubMed
  • The value of the modern vascular surgeon to the health care system: A report from the Society for Vascular Surgery Valuation Work GroupJ Vasc Surg. 2021 02; 73(2):359-371. e3. . View in PubMed
  • Cross specialty collaboration to improve outcomes of carotid endarterectomy J Vasc Surg. 2021 02; 73(2):738-739. . View in PubMed
  • Branch Vessel Patency after Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair for Type B Aortic Dissection Ann Vasc Surg. 2021 Jan; 70:152-161. . View in PubMed
  • Antegrade in situ fenestrated endovascular repair of a ruptured thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm J Vasc Surg Cases Innov Tech. 2020 Sep; 6(3):416-421. . View in PubMed
  • Gender Related Access Complications After TEVAR: Analysis from the Retrospective Multicentre Cohort GORE® GREAT Registry Study Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2020 Aug; 60(2):203-209. . View in PubMed
  • Association of aberrant subclavian arteries with aortic pathology and proposed classification system J Vasc Surg. 2020 11; 72(5):1534-1543. . View in PubMed
  • Survival after endovascular therapy in patients with ruptured thoracic aortic diseases: Results from the Global Registry for Endovascular Aortic Treatment Registry J Vasc Surg. 2020 11; 72(5):1544-1551. . View in PubMed
  • Association of upper extremity and neck access with stroke in endovascular aortic repair J Vasc Surg. 2020 11; 72(5):1602-1609. . View in PubMed
  • Clinical predictors of blood pressure response after renal artery stenting J Vasc Surg. 2020 10; 72(4):1269-1275. . View in PubMed
  • Society for Vascular Surgery Document Oversight Committee and Vascular Quality Initiative working together to improve patient care J Vasc Surg. 2020 09; 72(3):777-778. . View in PubMed
  • Seal zone also matters for branches J Vasc Surg. 2020 09; 72(3):873. . View in PubMed
  • Functional ambulatory status as a potential adjunctive decision-making tool following wound, level of ischemia, and severity of foot infection assessment J Vasc Surg. 2020 08; 72(2):738-746. . View in PubMed
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus portends a poor prognosis after endovascular repair of mycotic aortic aneurysms and aortic graft infections J Vasc Surg. 2020 07; 72(1):276-285. . View in PubMed
  • Robotic Renal Artery Aneurysm Repair Eur Urol. 2020 07; 78(1):87-96. . View in PubMed
  • Yes, it is the time J Vasc Surg. 2020 05; 71(5):1817. . View in PubMed
  • Impact of a care delivery redesign initiative for vascular surgeryJ Vasc Surg. 2020 02; 71(2):599-608. e1. . View in PubMed
  • Transabdominal open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair is associated with higher rates of late reintervention and readmission compared with the retroperitoneal approachJ Vasc Surg. 2020 01; 71(1):39-45. e1. . View in PubMed
  • Baroreflex Activation Therapy in Patients With Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 07 07; 76(1):1-13. . View in PubMed
  • Endovascular septal fenestration using a radiofrequency wire to salvage inadvertent false lumen deployment of a frozen elephant trunk stent graft J Vasc Surg Cases Innov Tech. 2019 Dec; 5(4):553-556. . View in PubMed
  • Focused Resident Education and Engagement in Quality Improvement Enhances Documentation, Shortens Hospital Length of Stay, and Creates a Culture of Continuous Improvement J Surg Educ. 2019 May – Jun; 76(3):771-778. . View in PubMed
  • Impact of proximal seal zone length and intramural hematoma on clinical outcomes and aortic remodeling after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for aortic dissections J Vasc Surg. 2019 Apr; 69(4):987-995. . View in PubMed
  • How to Create a Hot Foot Line to Prevent Diabetes-Related Amputations: Instant Triage for Emergency Department and Inpatient Consultations J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 2019 Mar; 109(2):174-179. . View in PubMed
  • Anatomic suitability for “off-the-shelf” thoracic single side-branched endograft in patients with type B aortic dissection J Vasc Surg. 2019 12; 70(6):1776-1781. . View in PubMed
  • Preoperative hemoglobin A1c levels and increased risk of adverse limb events in diabetic patients undergoing infrainguinal lower extremity bypass surgery in the Vascular Quality InitiativeJ Vasc Surg. 2019 10; 70(4):1225-1234. e1. . View in PubMed
  • The financial value of vascular surgeons as operative consultants to other surgical specialties J Vasc Surg. 2019 04; 69(4):1314-1321. . View in PubMed
  • Baroreflex activation therapy for the treatment of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction in patients with and without coronary artery disease Int J Cardiol. 2018 Sep 01; 266:187-192. . View in PubMed
  • Postoperative Development of Abdominal Compartment Syndrome among Patients Undergoing Endovascular Aortic Repair for Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms Ann Vasc Surg. 2018 May; 49:289-294. . View in PubMed
  • Outcomes from the Gore Global Registry for Endovascular Aortic Treatment in patients undergoing thoracic endovascular aortic repair for type B dissection J Vasc Surg. 2018 11; 68(5):1314-1323. . View in PubMed
  • First granted example of novel FDA trial design under Expedited Access Pathway for premarket approval: BeAT-HF Am Heart J. 2018 10; 204:139-150. . View in PubMed
  • Invited commentary J Vasc Surg. 2018 08; 68(2):517-518. . View in PubMed
  • Challenge and Yield of Enrolling Racially and Ethnically Diverse Patient Populations in Low Event Rate Clinical Trials Stroke. 2018 01; 49(1):84-89. . View in PubMed
  • Cardiac and Vascular Surgery-Associated Acute Kidney Injury: The 20th International Consensus Conference of the ADQI (Acute Disease Quality Initiative) Group J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 06 01; 7(11). . View in PubMed
  • Comparison of devices used in carotid artery stenting: A vascular quality initiative analysis of commonly used carotid stents and embolic protection devices Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2018 10 01; 92(4):743-749. . View in PubMed
  • Association of left subclavian artery coverage without revascularization and spinal cord ischemia in patients undergoing thoracic endovascular aortic repair: A Vascular Quality Initiative® analysis Vascular. 2017 Dec; 25(6):587-597. . View in PubMed
  • Computerized tomography angiography by direct intra-aortic low volume contrast injection in patients being evaluated for EVAR Vascular. 2017 Oct; 25(5):451-458. . View in PubMed
  • Multilayered Parallel Endografting for Urgent Endovascular Repair of a Severely Angulated Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm Ann Vasc Surg. 2017 Jul; 42:56-61. . View in PubMed
  • Surgical Management of Perforated Inferior Vena Cava Filters Ann Vasc Surg. 2017 Jul; 42:25-31. . View in PubMed
  • Increased risk of mortality after lower extremity bypass in individuals with acute kidney injury in the Vascular Quality Initiative J Vasc Surg. 2017 Apr; 65(4):1055-1061. . View in PubMed
  • Comparison of intravascular ultrasound- and centerline computed tomography-determined aortic diameters during thoracic endovascular aortic repair J Vasc Surg. 2017 10; 66(4):1184-1191. . View in PubMed
  • Invited commentary J Vasc Surg. 2017 08; 66(2):342. . View in PubMed
  • Vascular surgery: An essential hospital resource in modern health care J Vasc Surg. 2017 06; 65(6):1786-1792. . View in PubMed
  • Management of patients with acute aortic syndrome through a regional rapid transport system J Vasc Surg. 2017 Jan; 65(1):21-29. . View in PubMed
  • Natriuretic Peptides, 6-Min Walk Test, and Quality-of-Life Questionnaires as Clinically Meaningful Endpoints in HF Trials J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Dec 20; 68(24):2690-2707. . View in PubMed
  • The impact of exposure technique on perioperative complications in patients undergoing elective open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair J Vasc Surg. 2016 May; 63(5):1141-6. . View in PubMed
  • The Gore Global Registry for Endovascular Aortic Treatment: Objectives and Design Ann Vasc Surg. 2016 Feb; 31:70-6. . View in PubMed
  • Remodeling of abdominal aortic branch perfusion after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for aortic dissections J Vasc Surg. 2016 10; 64(4):902-11. . View in PubMed
  • Surgical Experience and Long-term Results of Baroreflex Activation Therapy for Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Summer; 28(2):320-328. . View in PubMed
  • Sartorius Muscle Flaps for Vascular Groin Wound Complications Am Surg. 2015 Nov; 81(11):1163-9. . View in PubMed
  • Regional Quality Groups Enhance Effectiveness of Vascular Quality Initiative® Am Surg. 2015 Oct; 81(10):995-9. . View in PubMed
  • Yield of Graft Surveillance after Open Aortic Operations Ann Vasc Surg. 2015 Oct; 29(7):1434-9. . View in PubMed
  • Baroreflex activation therapy for the treatment of heart failure with a reduced ejection fraction: safety and efficacy in patients with and without cardiac resynchronization therapy Eur J Heart Fail. 2015 Oct; 17(10):1066-74. . View in PubMed
  • Outcomes of completion imaging for lower extremity bypass in the Vascular Quality Initiative J Vasc Surg. 2015 Aug; 62(2):412-6. . View in PubMed
  • Baroreflex Activation Therapy for the Treatment of Heart Failure With a Reduced Ejection Fraction JACC Heart Fail. 2015 Jun; 3(6):487-496. . View in PubMed
  • Bilateral cervical ribs causing cerebellar stroke and arterial thoracic outlet syndrome: a case report and review of the literatureAnn Vasc Surg. 2015 May; 29(4):840. e1-4. . View in PubMed
  • Surgical compared with nonsurgical management of fractures in male veterans with chronic spinal cord injury Spinal Cord. 2015 May; 53(5):402-7. . View in PubMed
  • Vein harvesting technique for infrainguinal arterial bypass with great saphenous vein and its association with surgical site infection and graft patencyJ Vasc Surg. 2015 May; 61(5):1264-71. e2. . View in PubMed
  • Use of completion imaging during infrainguinal bypass in the Vascular Quality Initiative J Vasc Surg. 2015 May; 61(5):1258-63. . View in PubMed
  • Treatment options for late type III endoleaks after endovascular aneurysm repairAnn Vasc Surg. 2015 Apr; 29(3):594. e5-9. . View in PubMed
  • Renal Denervation in Heart Failure Curr Hypertens Rep. 2015 Mar; 17(3):17. . View in PubMed
  • Resistant hypertension: medical management and alternative therapies Cardiol Clin. 2015 Feb; 33(1):75-87. . View in PubMed
  • Venous thromboembolism secondary to uterine fibroids: a case of phlegmasia cerulea dolens and review of the literatureAnn Vasc Surg. 2015 Feb; 29(2):364. e5-9. . View in PubMed
  • Identification of a high-risk subset of patients undergoing infrainguinal bypass surgery JAMA Surg. 2015 Jan; 150(1):82-4. . View in PubMed
  • Compliance with surgical follow-up does not influence fistula maturation in a county hospital population Ann Vasc Surg. 2014 Nov; 28(8):1847-52. . View in PubMed
  • Disruptive technology and the making of contemporary vascular surgery J Vasc Surg. 2014 Nov; 60(5):1376-1382. . View in PubMed
  • Outcomes after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair requiring a suprarenal cross-clamp J Vasc Surg. 2014 Oct; 60(4):893-9. . View in PubMed
  • Bilateral renal artery involvement of erdheim-chester diseaseAnn Vasc Surg. 2014 Oct; 28(7):1793. e15-8. . View in PubMed
  • Aortic morphologic findings after thoracic endovascular aortic repair for type B aortic dissection JAMA Surg. 2014 Sep; 149(9):977-83. . View in PubMed
  • Ex vivo renal artery reconstruction for complex renal artery disease J Vasc Surg. 2014 Jul; 60(1):143-50. . View in PubMed
  • Outcomes with arteriovenous fistulas in a pediatric population J Vasc Surg. 2014 Jul; 60(1):170-4. . View in PubMed
  • William Hunter Harridge LectureCarotid endarterectomy versus stenting for stroke prevention: what we have and will learn from Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy versus Stenting Trial. Am J Surg. 2014 Jul; 208(1):124-9. . View in PubMed
  • Basic data related to thrombolytic therapy for acute venous thrombosis Ann Vasc Surg. 2014 May; 28(4):1039-44. . View in PubMed
  • Abdominal aortic resection and Y-graft placement to achieve complete cytoreduction in stage IIIc ovarian carcinoma Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Feb; 123(2 Pt 2 Suppl 2):486-488. . View in PubMed
  • Morbidity following lower extremity fractures in men with spinal cord injury Osteoporos Int. 2013 Aug; 24(8):2261-7. . View in PubMed
  • Endoscopic vein harvest for infrainguinal arterial bypass J Vasc Surg. 2013 Jun; 57(6):1489-94. . View in PubMed
  • Stereotactic endovascular aortic navigation with a novel ultrasonic-based three-dimensional localization system J Vasc Surg. 2013 Jun; 57(6):1637-44. . View in PubMed
  • Use of unconventional dialysis access in patients with no viable alternative Ann Vasc Surg. 2013 Apr; 27(3):332-6. . View in PubMed
  • Regional quality groups in the Society for Vascular Surgery® Vascular Quality Initiative J Vasc Surg. 2013 Mar; 57(3):884-90. . View in PubMed
  • A prospective study of carbon dioxide digital subtraction versus standard contrast arteriography in the detection of endoleaks in endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repairs Ann Vasc Surg. 2013 Jan; 27(1):38-44. . View in PubMed
  • Development of a flexible implantable sensor for postoperative monitoring of blood flow J Ultrasound Med. 2012 Nov; 31(11):1795-802. . View in PubMed
  • Restenosis after carotid artery stenting and endarterectomy: a secondary analysis of CREST, a randomised controlled trial Lancet Neurol. 2012 Sep; 11(9):755-63. . View in PubMed
  • Costs and cost-effectiveness of carotid stenting versus endarterectomy for patients at standard surgical risk: results from the Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy Versus Stenting Trial (CREST) Stroke. 2012 Sep; 43(9):2408-16. . View in PubMed
  • Transarterial chemoembolization for HCC in patients with extensive liver transplantation waiting times Angiology. 2012 Apr; 63(3):206-12. . View in PubMed
  • Inhibition of Notch signaling by Dll4-Fc promotes reperfusion of acutely ischemic tissues Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2012 Feb 03; 418(1):173-9. . View in PubMed
  • The results of a needs assessment to guide a vascular surgery skills simulation curriculum Ann Vasc Surg. 2012 Feb; 26(2):198-204. . View in PubMed
  • Basic data related to thrombolytic therapy for acute arterial thrombosis Ann Vasc Surg. 2012 Feb; 26(2):292-7. . View in PubMed
  • Safety of carbon dioxide digital subtraction angiography Arch Surg. 2011 Dec; 146(12):1428-32. . View in PubMed
  • Disease progression after initial surgical intervention for Takayasu arteritis J Vasc Surg. 2011 Nov; 54(5):1345-51. . View in PubMed
  • Health-related quality of life after carotid stenting versus carotid endarterectomy: results from CREST (Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy Versus Stenting Trial) J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011 Oct 04; 58(15):1557-65. . View in PubMed
  • Arch and visceral/renal debranching combined with endovascular repair for thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms J Vasc Surg. 2011 Jul; 54(1):30-40; discussion 40-1. . View in PubMed
  • Commentary on “A modern approach to cervical vascular injuries” Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther. 2011 Jun; 23(2):98-9. . View in PubMed
  • Surgical teams: role perspectives and role dynamics in the operating room Health Serv Manage Res. 2011 May; 24(2):81-90. . View in PubMed
  • The effects of shoulder laxity on upper extremity blood flow in professional baseball pitchers J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011 Apr; 20(3):461-6. . View in PubMed
  • Thoracic aortic stent-grafting for acute, complicated, type B aortic dissections Ann Vasc Surg. 2011 Apr; 25(3):333-9. . View in PubMed
  • Clinical outcomes and implications of failed infrainguinal endovascular stents J Vasc Surg. 2011 Mar; 53(3):658-66; discussion 667. . View in PubMed
  • Impact of race on infrainguinal angioplasty and stenting Ann Vasc Surg. 2011 Feb; 25(2):204-9. . View in PubMed
  • Chronic baroreflex activation: a potential therapeutic approach to heart failure with preserved ejection fraction J Card Fail. 2011 Feb; 17(2):167-78. . View in PubMed
  • A prospective clinical evaluation of the effects of intraoperative systemic anticoagulation in patients undergoing arteriovenous fistula surgery Am Surg. 2010 Oct; 76(10):1112-4. . View in PubMed
  • Late outcomes of endovascular and open revascularization for nonatherosclerotic renal artery disease Arch Surg. 2010 Sep; 145(9):832-9. . View in PubMed
  • Ultrasound-determined diameter measurements are more accurate than axial computed tomography after endovascular aortic aneurysm repair J Vasc Surg. 2010 Jun; 51(6):1381-7; discussion 1387-9. . View in PubMed
  • Racial and ethnic differences in patterns of treatment for acute peripheral arterial disease in the United States, 1998-2006 J Vasc Surg. 2010 Apr; 51(4 Suppl):21S-26S. . View in PubMed
  • Efficacy and safety of alfimeprase in patients with acute peripheral arterial occlusion (PAO) J Vasc Surg. 2010 Mar; 51(3):600-9. . View in PubMed
  • Safety and immunogenicity observations pooled from eight clinical trials of recombinant human thrombin J Am Coll Surg. 2010 Feb; 210(2):199-204. . View in PubMed
  • Thrombin use in surgery: an evidence-based review of its clinical use J Blood Med. 2010; 1:135-42. . View in PubMed
  • The influence of stents on the performance of an ultrasonic navigation system for endovascular procedures J Vasc Surg. 2009 Nov; 50(5):1143-8. . View in PubMed
  • Premature carotid artery disease in pediatric cancer survivors treated with neck irradiation Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2009 Oct; 53(4):615-21. . View in PubMed
  • Primary stenting of the superficial femoral and popliteal artery J Vasc Surg. 2009 Sep; 50(3):542-7. . View in PubMed
  • Preferential induction of EphB4 over EphB2 and its implication in colorectal cancer progression Cancer Res. 2009 May 01; 69(9):3736-45. . View in PubMed
  • Endovascular management of hoarseness due to a thoracic aneurysm: case report and review of the literature Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2009 Apr-May; 43(2):195-8. . View in PubMed
  • Patterns of treatment for peripheral arterial disease in the United States: 1996-2005 J Vasc Surg. 2009 Apr; 49(4):910-7. . View in PubMed
  • Repair of a high-flow iliac arteriovenous fistula using a thoracic endograft J Vasc Surg. 2009 Mar; 49(3):767-70. . View in PubMed
  • Acute arterial occlusion secondary to trauma Semin Vasc Surg. 2009 Mar; 22(1):25-8. . View in PubMed
  • An ultrasonic navigation system for endovascular aortic repair Stud Health Technol Inform. 2009; 142:218-20. . View in PubMed
  • Endovascular management of mycotic aortic aneurysms and associated aortoaerodigestive fistulas Ann Vasc Surg. 2009 Jan-Feb; 23(1):81-9. . View in PubMed
  • Assessing the performance of surgical teams Health Care Manage Rev. 2009 Jan-Mar; 34(1):29-41. . View in PubMed
  • Clinical use of topical thrombin as a surgical hemostat Biologics. 2008 Dec; 2(4):593-9. . View in PubMed
  • Heparin-platelet factor 4 antibodies are frequent after vascular surgery but are not a frequent cause of graft thrombosis or thrombocytopenia J Vasc Surg. 2008 Aug; 48(2):377-81. . View in PubMed
  • A comparison of recombinant thrombin to bovine thrombin as a hemostatic ancillary in patients undergoing peripheral arterial bypass and arteriovenous graft procedures J Vasc Surg. 2008 Jun; 47(6):1266-73. . View in PubMed
  • Internal jugular, subclavian, and axillary deep venous thrombosis and the risk of pulmonary embolism Vascular. 2008 Mar-Apr; 16(2):73-9. . View in PubMed
  • Use of thrombolytics in vascular and endovascular surgery Vascular. 2008 Mar-Apr; 16 Suppl 1:S55-63. . View in PubMed
  • Race independently impacts outcome of infrapopliteal bypass for symptomatic arterial insufficiency Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2007 Oct-Nov; 41(5):397-401. . View in PubMed
  • Strategies for managing perioperative hypertension Crit Care Clin. 2007 Oct; 23 Suppl 1:7-21. . View in PubMed
  • Nicardipine after aortic valve replacement and coronary artery bypass graft: case study Crit Care Clin. 2007 Oct; 23 Suppl 1:39-43. . View in PubMed
  • Change in practice patterns of an academic division of vascular surgery Arch Surg. 2007 Aug; 142(8):733-6; discussion 736-7. . View in PubMed
  • A phase 3, randomized, double-blind comparative study of the efficacy and safety of topical recombinant human thrombin and bovine thrombin in surgical hemostasis J Am Coll Surg. 2007 Aug; 205(2):256-65. . View in PubMed
  • Premature carotid artery disease in long-term survivors of childhood cancer treated with neck irradiation: a series of 5 cases J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2007 Jul; 29(7):480-4. . View in PubMed
  • The receptor tyrosine kinase EphB4 is overexpressed in ovarian cancer, provides survival signals and predicts poor outcome Br J Cancer. 2007 Apr 10; 96(7):1083-91. . View in PubMed
  • Preliminary retrograde visceral artery reconstruction for thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms Ann Vasc Surg. 2007 Mar; 21(2):123-8. . View in PubMed
  • Carbon dioxide digital subtraction angiography-assisted endovascular aortic aneurysm repair in the azotemic patient J Vasc Surg. 2007 Mar; 45(3):451-8; discussion 458-60. . View in PubMed
  • Recanalization of a thrombosed carotid artery following endarterectomy Ann Vasc Surg. 2007 Mar; 21(2):172-7. . View in PubMed
  • Technology penetration of endovascular aortic aneurysm repair in southern California Ann Vasc Surg. 2006 Nov; 20(6):796-802. . View in PubMed
  • Current trends in the management of iatrogenic cervical carotid artery injuries Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2006 Oct-Nov; 40(5):354-61. . View in PubMed
  • Receptor tyrosine kinase EphB4 is a survival factor in breast cancer Am J Pathol. 2006 Jul; 169(1):279-93. . View in PubMed
  • Current guidelines produce competent endovascular surgeons J Vasc Surg. 2006 May; 43(5):992-8; discussion 998. . View in PubMed
  • EphB4 receptor tyrosine kinase is expressed in bladder cancer and provides signals for cell survival Oncogene. 2006 Feb 02; 25(5):769-80. . View in PubMed
  • Treatment options for traumatic pseudoaneurysms of the paravisceral abdominal aorta Ann Vasc Surg. 2005 Sep; 19(5):613-8. . View in PubMed
  • A phase I trial of alfimeprase for peripheral arterial thrombolysis J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2005 Aug; 16(8):1075-83. . View in PubMed
  • Patients’ perspective on the comprehensive preventive health evaluation in veterans with spinal cord injury Spinal Cord. 2005 Jun; 43(6):366-74. . View in PubMed
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