Microbiology of Explanted Suture Segments from Infected and Non-Infected Surgical Cases.
J. Clin. Microbiol., Nov (2012)
A Unique Hybrid Approach to the Treatment of an Aberrant Right Subclavian Artery Aneurysm.
Vasc Endovascular Surg., Nov (2012)
Evaluation of an antimicrobial surgical glove to inactivate live human immunodeficiency virus following simulated glove puncture.
Surgery., Oct (2012)
A ductus remnant confounding the diagnosis of blunt thoracic aortic injury in a 13-year-old adolescent boy.
J. Pediatr. Surg., Aug;47(8):1614-7 (2012)
Reducing the risk of surgical site infections: did we really think SCIP was going to lead us to the promised land?
Surg Infect (Larchmt)., Jun;12(3):169-77 (2011)
Evidence for using chlorhexidine gluconate preoperative cleansing to reduce the risk of surgical site infection.
AORN J., Nov;92(5):509-18 (2010)
Evaluation of an innovative antimicrobial surgical glove technology to reduce the risk of microbial passage following intraoperative perforation.
Am J Infect Control., Mar;39(2):98-103 (2011)
Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) coding for endovascular intervention in the descending thoracic aorta.
J. Vasc. Surg., Oct;52(4 Suppl):103S-6S (2010)
The extent of lower extremity occlusive disease predicts short- and long-term patency following endovascular infrainguinal arterial intervention.
Am. J. Surg., Nov;196(5):629-33 (2008)
Preoperative shower revisited: can high topical antiseptic levels be achieved on the skin surface before surgical admission?
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Aug;207(2):233-9 (2008)
An unusual complication of lumbar subarachnoid drainage catheter placement in a patient undergoing endovascular stent repair of a thoracic aortic aneurysm.
J. Cardiothorac. Vasc. Anesth., Oct;21(5):763-5 (2007)
Computed tomography angiography to evaluate thoracic outlet neurovascular compression.
Vasc Endovascular Surg., 41(4):316-21 (2007 Aug-Sep)
Tissue and fluid penetration of garenoxacin in surgical patients.
Surg Infect (Larchmt)., Apr;8(2):179-88 (2007)
Comparative of a new and innovative 2% chlorhexidine gluconate-impregnated cloth with 4% chlorhexidine gluconate as topical antiseptic for preparation of the skin prior to surgery.
Am J Infect Control., Mar;35(2):89-96 (2007)
Bacterial adherence to surgical sutures: can antibacterial-coated sutures reduce the risk of microbial contamination?
J. Am. Coll. Surg., Oct;203(4):481-9 (2006)
Impact of selective antimicrobial agents on staphylococcal adherence to biomedical devices.
Am. J. Surg., Sep;192(3):344-54 (2006)
Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) coding for descending thoracic aorta endovascular repair.
J. Vasc. Surg., Feb;43 Suppl A:106A-110A (2006)
Molecular epidemiology of microbial contamination in the operating room environment: Is there a risk for infection?
Surgery., Oct;138(4):573-9; discussion 579-82 (2005)
Comparative in vitro antimicrobial activity of a novel quinolone, garenoxacin, against aerobic and anaerobic microbial isolates recovered from general, vascular, cardiothoracic and otolaryngologic surgical patients.
J. Antimicrob. Chemother., Nov;56(5):872-8 (2005)
Endovascular procedures, carotid endarterectomies, and aortic surgery should preferentially be done by a vascular trainee rather than a general surgery resident.
Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther., Mar;17(1):47-57 (2005)
Operative strategies in aortic graft infections: is complete graft excision always necessary?
Ann Vasc Surg., Mar;19(2):154-60 (2005)
In vitro activities of moxifloxacin against 900 aerobic and anaerobic surgical isolates from patients with intra-abdominal and diabetic foot infections.
Antimicrob. Agents Chemother., Mar;48(3):1012-6 (2004)
A prospective randomized evaluation of negative-pressure wound dressings for diabetic foot wounds.
Ann Vasc Surg., Nov;17(6):645-9 (2003)
Anaerobic infections in the surgical patient: microbial etiology and therapy.
Clin. Infect. Dis., Sep;35(Suppl 1):S112-8 (2002)
Regulation of vascular surgery by the federal government.
Semin Vasc Surg., Mar;14(1):46-53 (2001)
Airborne particulates in the OR environment.
AORN J., Jun;69(6):1169-72, 1175-7, 1179 passim (1999)
Catheter-directed thrombolysis for lower extremity deep venous thrombosis: report of a national multicenter registry.
Radiology., Apr;211(1):39-49 (1999)
Cigarette smoke impairs endothelium-dependent relaxation in rabbit superficial femoral veins.
J. Surg. Res., Jan;81(1):77-80 (1999)
Tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1 is increased in the saphenofemoral junction of patients with varices in the leg.
J. Vasc. Surg., Oct;28(4):669-75 (1998)
Combined exposure to cigarette smoke and hypercholesterolemia decreases vasorelaxation of the aorta.
J. Vasc. Surg., May;25(5):884-9 (1997)
Duplex morphologic features of the reconstructed carotid artery: changes occurring more than five years after endarterectomy.
J. Vasc. Surg., May;25(5):850-6; discussion 856-7 (1997)
Pentoxifylline prevents endothelial damage due to ischemia and reperfusion injury.
J. Surg. Res., Jan;67(1):21-5 (1997)
An outcome analysis of carotid endarterectomy: the incidence and natural history of recurrent stenosis.
J. Vasc. Surg., May;23(5):749-53; discussion 753-4 (1996)
Femoropopliteal bypass revisited: an analysis of 138 cases.
Cardiovasc Surg., Apr;4(2):195-9 (1996)
Using dipyridamole-thallium imaging to reduce cardiac risk in aortic reconstruction.
J. Surg. Res., Feb;60(2):422-8 (1996)
Loss of superficial femoral artery relaxation following ischemia-reperfusion.
J. Surg. Res., Feb;60(2):361-4 (1996)
Effect of the duration of symptoms, transport time, and length of emergency room stay on morbidity and mortality in patients with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Surgery., Jan;119(1):9-14 (1996)
Ongoing vascular laboratory surveillance is essential to maximize long-term in situ saphenous vein bypass patency.
J. Vasc. Surg., Jan;23(1):18-26, discussion 26-7 (1996)
Healing of venous ulcers in an ambulatory care program: the roles of chronic venous insufficiency and patient compliance.
J. Vasc. Surg., Nov;22(5):629-36 (1995)
Neurologic complications of reoperative and emergent abdominal aortic reconstruction.
Ann Vasc Surg., Jan;9(1):95-101 (1995)
Acute aortic dissection into a preexisting abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Ann Vasc Surg., Sep;8(5):491-5 (1994)
In situ replacement of arterial prosthesis infected by bacterial biofilms: long-term follow-up.
J. Vasc. Surg., Feb;19(2):226-33; discussion 233-5 (1994)
Symptomatic recurrent carotid stenosis and aneurysmal degeneration after endarterectomy.
Surgery., May;113(5):580-6 (1993)
The importance of intraoperative detection of residual flow abnormalities after carotid artery endarterectomy.
J. Vasc. Surg., May;17(5):912-22; discussion 922-3 (1993)
Durability of the in situ bypass following modification of abnormal vein segment.
J. Surg. Res., Mar;54(3):196-201 (1993)
Determinants of successful peroneal artery bypass.
J. Vasc. Surg., Jan;17(1):97-105; discussion 105-6 (1993)
Biologic characteristics of long-term autogenous vein grafts: a dynamic evolution.
J. Vasc. Surg., Jan;17(1):207-16; discussion 216-7 (1993)
The role of duplex scanning versus angiography in predicting outcome after balloon angioplasty in the femoropopliteal artery.
J. Vasc. Surg., May;15(5):860-5; discussion 865-6 (1992)
Use of stress thallium imaging to stratify cardiac risk in patients undergoing vascular surgery.
J. Surg. Res., Feb;52(2):147-51 (1992)
Monitoring functional patency of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty.
Arch Surg., Jun;126(6):743-7 (1991)
In situ replacement of vascular prostheses infected by bacterial biofilms.
J. Vasc. Surg., May;13(5):575-83 (1991)
Percutaneous intraarterial thrombolysis in the treatment of thrombosis of lower extremity arterial reconstructions.
J. Vasc. Surg., May;13(5):646-51 (1991)
The effect of vein diameter on patency of in situ grafts.
J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino)., 32(2):192-6 (1991 Mar-Apr)
Durability of vein graft revision: the outcome of secondary procedures.
J. Vasc. Surg., Feb;13(2):200-8; discussion 209-10 (1991)
Experience with in situ saphenous vein bypasses during 1981 to 1989: determinant factors of long-term patency.
J. Vasc. Surg., Jan;13(1):137-47; discussion 148-9 (1991)
An outpatient anticoagulation protocol managed by a vascular nurse-clinician.
Am. J. Surg., Nov;160(5):501-5 (1990)
Adherence of mucin and non-mucin-producing staphylococci to preclotted and albumin-coated velour knitted vascular grafts.
Surgery., Jun;107(6):613-9 (1990)
Graft excision and extra-anatomic revascularization: the treatment of choice for the septic aortic prosthesis.
J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino)., 31(3):327-32 (1990 May-Jun)
Therapeutic options for acute thrombosed in situ saphenous vein arterial bypass grafts.
J. Vasc. Surg., May;11(5):680-7 (1990)
Early patency of in situ saphenous vein bypasses as determined by intraoperative velocity waveform analysis.
Ann Vasc Surg., May;4(3):270-5 (1990)
Anastomotic femoral pseudoaneurysm: an investigation of occult infection as an etiologic factor.
J. Vasc. Surg., May;11(5):629-34 (1990)
Sequential analysis of staphylococcal colonization of body surfaces of patients undergoing vascular surgery.
J. Clin. Microbiol., Apr;28(4):664-9 (1990)
Impact of postantibiotic effect on bacterial adherence to vascular prostheses.
J. Surg. Res., Apr;48(4):373-8 (1990)
Blunt tibial artery trauma: predicting the irretrievable extremity.
J Trauma., Dec;29(12):1624-7 (1989)
Use of the internal jugular vein for carotid patch angioplasty.
Surgery., Oct;106(4):633-7; discussion 637-8 (1989)
Coagulase-negative staphylococcal infections in vascular surgery: epidemiology and pathogenesis.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol., Mar;10(3):111-7 (1989)
Monitoring functional patency of in situ saphenous vein bypasses: the impact of a surveillance protocol and elective revision.
J. Vasc. Surg., Feb;9(2):286-96 (1989)
Hemodynamics of vein graft stenosis.
J. Vasc. Surg., Dec;8(6):688-95 (1988)
Surface biofilm disruption. Enhanced recovery of microorganisms from vascular prostheses.
Arch Surg., Jan;122(1):38-43 (1987)