Vascular Surgery Presentations and Research

This quarterly report is a summary of the monthly Faculty Research Newsletter. Journal links may require subscriptions or a log-in through the Columbia library while PubMed links are accessible to all.


August 2018

Massachusetts General Hospital Vascular Symposium
Boston, Massachusetts, April 26-28, 2018

  • Patel V: Open surgery should be primary management of abdominal aortic aneurysms in young patients
  • Patel V: Difficult aortic exposures for proximal/visceral disease

Society of Vascular Surgery – 2018 Annual Meeting
Boston, June 20-23, 2018

  • DeCarlo C, Lancaster RT, Mohebali J, Clouse WD, Conrad MF, Patel VI. Outcomes of Surgeon-Modified Fenestrated Endografts in the Treatment of High-Risk and Acute Aortic Pathology.
  • O’Donnell TFX, Boitano L, Deery SE, Schermerhorn ML, Schanzer A, Green R, Takayama H, Patel VI. Open versus Fenestrated Endovascular Repair of Complex Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms.
  • O’Donnell TFX, Boitano L, Deery SE, Clouse WC, Siracuse JJ, Green R, Schermerhorn ML, Patel VI. Factors Associated with Postoperative Renal Dysfunction, and the Subsequent Impact on Survival After Open Juxtarenal AAA Repair.
  • O'Donnell TFX, Li C, Swerdlow NJ, Liang P, Pothof AB, Patel VI, Giles KA, Malas MB, Schermerhorn ML. The Weekend Effect in AAA Repair.
  • Polanco A, Aldailami H, Melehy A, Song J, Yu A, Green R, Takayama H, Patel VI. Hospital Volume is Associated with Improved Outcomes of Elective and Urgent Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair.

May 2018

Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery, 2018 Annual Meeting
Las Vegas, March 17-21, 2018

  • Boitano LT, O’Donnell TFX, Lancaster RT, Siracuse JJ, Schermerhorn ML, Scali ST, Cambria RP, Patel VI. High Volume Aortic Centers are Associated with Lower Mortality and Renal Complications in Open Juxtarenal AAA Repair.
  • Deery SE, O’Donnell TFX, Boitano LT, Lancaster RT, Scali ST, Beck AW, Schermerhorn ML. Patel VI. National Use of Chimney and Fenestrated EVAR for the Endovascular Repair of Complex Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms.
  • O’Donnell TFX, Deery SE, Siracuse JJ, Schermerhorn ML, Scali ST, Schanzer A, Lancaster RT, Patel VI. Association of Aneurysm Sac Behavior with Long-Term Survival Following EVAR. Society of Clinical Vascular Surgery 2018.

April 2018

Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery 45th Annual Meeting
Orlando, FL, March 18-22, 2018

  • Futchko J, DeCarlo C, Phair, Trestman E, Lipsitz E, Vitti M, Porreca F. Single institution experience of tibial bypass with autologous and nonautologous conduit.

March 2018

42nd Annual Northwestern Vascular Symposium
Chicago, Illinois, December 9, 2017

  • Patel, V. Open repair of Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms
  • Patel, V. Leipzig Interventional Course (LINC 2018)
    —Thirty day outcomes favor fenestrated repair of complex abdominal aortic aneurysms, 1/30/2018.
    —TEVAR improves survival despite otherwise dismal outcomes in complicated type B aortic dissection, 2/1/2018.
    —TEVAR improves long-term survival of patients with type B aortic dissection, 2/1/2018.
    —Extracorporeal bypass use improves outcomes of open thoracic and thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair, 2/1/2018.
    —Staged repair of chronic type A dissection, 2/2/2018.

February 2018

Current and Future Technology Trans-Catheter Interventions Annual Meeting
Denver Colorado, October 31, 2017

  • Patel V, Fenestrated EVAR.

Veith International Symposium
New York, November 14-16, 2017

  • Patel, V. Favorable Impact of Early TEVAR on 5-year Survival of Patients with Uncomplicated Type B Aortic Dissection.
  • Patel, V. Ch/EVAR and F/EVAR For Complex AAA Have Comparable Results.

Northwestern Vascular Symposium
Chicago, December 9, 2017

  • Patel, V. Open Repair of Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms.

November 2017

Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) 2017
Denver, Colorado, October 29-November 2, 2017

  • Virendra Patel, MD
    Session Moderator/Commentator:
    Session I. Long SFA Lesions
    Session III. Aorto-Iliac Rupture: A Case-Based Discussion
    Session I. Live Case Demonstrations: Aortic Intervention
    Session II. Trends in the Treatment of Aortic Disease
    Session III. New Technologies for Aortic Aneurysms
    Session IV. Large Vessel Closure and Management of Aortoiliac Complications
    Fenestrated EVAR: Current and Future Technology

September 2017

Advisory Council Annual Endovascular Complications Conference
Jackson Hole, Wyoming, August 13-16, 2017

  • Morrissey NJ. Acute Complications of Endovascular Management of Mesenteric Ischemia. Failure Analysis.

July 2017

Annual Meeting of the Society for Vascular Surgery
San Diego, CA, June 10-12, 2017

  • Hoyler, M, Rao, M, Morrissey N Outcomes of a Single-Stage Basilic Vein Transposition for Hemodialysis Access in a Diverse Patient Population.
  • Hoyler M, Morrissey N, Endovascular Interventions in the Management of
    Postpartum Hemorrhage Due to Placenta Accreta.


August 2018

  • Iannuzzi JC, Stapleton SM, Bababekov YJ, Chang D, Lancaster RT, Conrad MF, Cambria RP, Patel VI. Favorable Impact of TEVAR on Survival of Patients with Acute Uncomplicated Type B Aortic Dissection. J Vasc Surg 2018; Jun 15. pii: S0741-5214(18)30993-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.04.034.
    Journal link | PubMed link
  • Klarin D, Cambria RP, Ergul EA, Silverman SB, Patel VI, LaMuraglia GM, Conrad MF, Clouse WD. Risk factor profile and anatomic features of previously asymptomatic patients presenting with carotid-related stroke. J Vasc Surg. 2018 May 24. pii: S0741-5214(18)30827-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.01.064.
    Journal link | PubMed link
  • Komshian S, Farber A, Patel VI, Goodney PP, Schermerhorn ML, Blazick EA, Jones DW, Rybin D, Doros G, Siracuse JJ. Patients with end-stage renal disease have poor outcomes after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2018; Jun 23. pii: S0741-5214(18)30989-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.04.031.
    Journal link | PubMed link
  • O’Donnell TFX, Deery SE, Schermerhorn ML, Siracuse JJ, Bertges DJ, Farber A, Lancaster RT, Patel VI. Impact of ankle-brachial index and clinical status on outcomes following lower extremity following lower extremity bypass. Ann Vasc Surg. 2018; Jun 6. pii: S0890-5096(18)30421-7. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2018.04.007.
    Journal link | PubMed link
  • O'Donnell TFX, Li C, Swerdlow NJ, Liang P, Pothof AB, Patel VI, Giles KA, Malas MB, Schermerhorn ML. The Weekend Effect in AAA Repair. Annals of Surg epub. Gogalniceanu P, Lancaster RT, Patel VI. Clinical Assessment of Peripheral Arterial Disease. N Engl J Med. 2018; 378:e24; doi: 10.1056/NEJMvcm1406358.
    Journal link | PubMed link

May 2018

  • Mohebali J, Carvalho S, Lancaster RT, Ergul EA, Conrad MF, Clouse WD, Cambria RP, Patel VI. Use of extracorporeal bypass is associated with improved outcomes in open thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2018 Mar 31. pii: S0741-5214(18)30272-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2017.12.072. [Epub ahead of print]
    Journal link | PubMed Link

March 2018

  • Deery SE, Ergul E, Schermerhorn ML, Siracuse JJ, Goodney PP, Cambria RP, Patel VI. Aneurysm Sac Expansion is Independently Associated with Late Mortality in Patients Treated with EVAR. J Vasc Surg 2018;67:157-64.
    Journal link
  • Loehrer AP, Chang DC, Scott JW, Hutter MM, Patel VI, Lee JE, Sommers BD. Association of the Affordable Care Act Medicaid Expansion With Access to and Quality of Care for Surgical Conditions. JAMA Surg. 2018 Jan 24:e175568. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2017.5568
    Journal link | PubMed link

February 2018

  • Deery SE, Lancaster RT, Gubala AM, O’Donnell TFX, Kwolek CJ, Conrad MF, Cambria RP, Patel VI. Early experience with fenestrated endovascular compared to open repair of complex abdominal aortic aneurysms in a high-volume open aortic center. Ann Vasc Surg. 2017 Dec 5. pii: S0890-5096(17)31125-1.
    Journal link | PubMed link
  • Patel PB, LaMuraglia GM, Lancaster RT, Clouse WD, Kwolek CJ, Conrad MF, Cambria RP, Patel VI. Severe contralateral carotid stenosis or occlusion does not impact risk of ipsilateral stroke following carotid endarterectomy. J Vasc Surg. 2017 Dec 11. pii: S0741-5214(17)32387-X.
    Journal link | PubMed link
  • Schwartz SI, Durham C, Clouse WD, Patel VI, Lancaster RT, Cambria RP, Conrad MF. Predictors of late aortic interventions in patients with medically treated type B aortic dissection. J Vasc Surg. 2018 Jan;67(1):78-84.
    Journal link | PubMed link

February 2017

Book Chapters

  • Hoyler M, Morrissey NJ. In Patients with Extras-cranial Carotid Artery Aneurysms Does an Endovascular Approach Improve Clinical Outcomes Compared to Open Repair? In Difficult Decisions in Vascular Surgery: An Evidence-Based Approach; Skelly CL, Milner R, Ed. 2017 eBooks: DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-33293-2_31.