Interventional Radiology for Restoration of Vascular Patency in the Postoperative Patient -- Case Reports
- Stent-Graft Treatment of Infected Aortic and Arterial Aneurysms. Kwang-Hun Lee; Jong Yun Won; Do Yun Lee; Donghoon Choi; Won-Heum Shim; Byung Chul Chang; Sang Joon Park // Journal of Endovascular Therapy (Allen Press Publishing Services;Jun2006, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p338
Purpose: To evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of endovascular stent-graft repair of infected aortic and arterial aneurysms. Methods: Eight patients (5 men; mean age 56.6 years, range 30-85) with infected saccular aneurysms in the brachiocephalic artery (n=1), proximal descending...
- Treating a failed femoropopliteal bypass. H.D.B. // Cortlandt Forum;04/25/97, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p126
Presents advice on the treatment of a failed femoropopliteal bypass graft in an obese, 85-year-old, diabetic woman. Clinical presentation of the patient; Recommendation of intraoperative retrograde balloon angioplasty of the superficial femoral artery stenosis to increase inflow to the graft;...
- Morbidity in diabetic and non-diabetic patients after major vascular surgery. Hjortrup, Allan; Rasmussen, Bo Feldt; Kehlet, Henrik // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);10/15/1983, Vol. 287 Issue 6399, p1107
Examines the post-operative morbidity in diabetic and non-diabetic patients undergoing major vascular surgery. Absence of correlation between types of diabetics and incidence of complications; Analysis of blood glucose concentration; Considerations on the surgery type, age, sex, weight and...
- Perioperative myocardial infarction in peripheral vascular surgery. Mamode, N.; Scott, R.N. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/1/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7043, p1396
Assesses the incidence of perioperative myocardial infarction in patients undergoing peripheral vascular surgery in Great Britain. Percentage of patients where infarction is silent and fatal; Angina as a strong predictor of risk; Need to ascertain best methods of preoperative stratification in...
- Results of a unilateral lip lift for correction of a vertical disproportion in upper lip vascular anomalies. Loghmani, Shahriar; Momeni, Amir; Eidy, Mohammad // Indian Journal of Plastic Surgery;Jan2009, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p13
Congenital vascular anomalies most notably hemangiomas involving the lips, especially those which fail to regress, pose a difficult problem both for the surgeon and the patient. These lesions not only discolour the skin but may also distort the shape of the lip. When nonsurgical modalities fail...
- Assessing association between type 2 diabetes and cardiac complications after vascular surgery. R. P. Li; F. S. Xue; Y. Cheng; S. Y. Wang; X. L. Cui // Anaesthesia & Intensive Care;Jan2014, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p137
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Independent of Insulin Use, Is Associated With an Increased Risk of Cardiac Complications After Vascular Surgery" by E. J. Bakker and colleagues published in the journal in 2013.
- Assessing association between type 2 diabetes and cardiac complications after vascular surgery. Bakker, E. J.; Valentijn, T. M.; van de Luijtgaarden, K. M.; Hocks, S. E.; Voute, M. T.; Goncalves, F. B.; Verhagen, H. J.; Stolker, R. J. // Anaesthesia & Intensive Care;Jan2014, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p138
A response from the authors of the article "Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Independent of Insulin Use, Is Associated With an Increased Risk of Cardiac Complications After Vascular Surgery" published in the journal in 2013 is presented.
- A Slip of the Hand. Gudge, R.T. // Fathom;Nov/Dec95, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p8
Relates the experience of a seaman who was injured aboard a ship. Description of the incident; Details on the vascular surgery done to the seaman; Complications of the vascular surgery.
- Elsevier, SVS announce 2013 launch of Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;7/19/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article informs that Elsevier BV and the Society for Vascular Surgery have launched a new quarterly journal, "Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders."