As listed in the Department of Surgery's Annual Report:



1: Crawford SA, Roche-Nagle G. Publication outcomes for researchpresented at a Canadian surgical conference. Can J Surg. 2017Apr;60(2):108-114.

2: Khoushhal Z, Hussain MA, Greco E, Mamdani M, VermaS, Rotstein O, Tricco AC, Al-Omran M.Prevalence and Causes of Attrition Among Surgical Residents: A SystematicReview and Meta-analysis. JAMA Surg. 2017 Mar 1;152(3):265-272.

3: Singh KK, Matkar PN,Pan Y, Quan A, Gupta V, Teoh H, Al-OmranM, Verma S. Endothelial long non-coding RNAs regulated by oxidized LDL. MolCell Biochem. 2017 Mar 18. [Epub ahead of print] 

4: Ayeed SB, Hussain MA, AlHamzah M, Al-Omran M.Poor knowledge of peripheral arterial disease among the Saudi population: Across-sectional study. Vascular. 2017 Feb;25(1):86-91. 

5: Bihari A, CepinskasG, Forbes TL, Potter RF, Lawendy AR.Systemic application  of carbonmonoxide-releasing molecule 3 protects skeletal muscle fromischemia-reperfusion injury. J Vasc Surg. 2017 Feb 16. [Epub ahead of print]

6: Bowers N, Eisenberg E,Montbriand J, Jaskolka J, Roche-Nagle G.Using a multimedia presentation to improve patient understanding andsatisfaction with informed consent for minimally invasive vascular procedures.Surgeon. 2017;Feb;15(1):7-11.

7: Cristancho S, LingardL, Forbes T, Ott M, Novick R.Putting the puzzle together: the role of 'problem definition' in complexclinical judgement. Med Educ. 2017 Feb;51(2):207-214. 

8: Ramadan A, Al-Omran M, Verma S. The putative roleof autophagy in the pathogenesis of abdominal aortic aneurysms.Atherosclerosis. 2017Feb;257:288-296. 

9: Roy T, Liu G, ShaikhN, Dueck AD, Wright GA. PuncturingPlaques. J Endovasc Ther. 2017 Feb;24(1):35-46. 

10: Al-Jundi W, Kayssi A, Papia G, Dueck A.Smart(phone) Learning Experience Among Vascular Trainees Using a ResponseSystem Application. J Surg Educ. 2017 Jan 24.[Epub ahead of print] 

11: El Morr C, AlHamzah M, Ng P, Purewal A, Al-Omran M. Knowledge of peripheralarterial disease: Results of an intervention to measure and improve PADknowledge in Toronto. Vascular. 2017 Jan 1[Epub ahead of print]

12: Kayssi A, Oreopoulos G, Tan KT, Jaskolka J. Combined CoilEmbolization and Foam Sclerotherapy for the Management of Varicose Veins. AnnVasc Surg. 2017 Jan;38:293-297. 

13: Metias MM, EisenbergN, Clemente MD, Wooster EM, Dueck AD,Wooster DL, Roche-Nagle G. Public health campaigns and their effect onstroke knowledge in a high-risk urban population: A five-year study. Vascular.2017 Jan1: [Epub ahead of print]

14: Cristancho S, Lingard L, Forbes T, Ott M, Novick R. Putting thepuzzle together: the role of 'problemdefinition' in complex clinical judgement. Med Educ. 2016 Dec 12. doi:10.1111/medu.13210. [Epub ahead of print] 

15: Hussain MA, Mamdani M, Tu JV, Saposnik G, Khoushhal Z, Aljabri B,Verma S, Al-Omran M. Impact of ClinicalTrial Results on the Temporal Trends of Carotid Endarterectomy and Stenting From2002 to 2014. Stroke. 2016 Dec;47(12):2923-2930. 

16: Khoushhal Z, Hussain MA, Greco E, Mamdani M, Verma S, Rotstein O, Tricco AC, Al-Omran M. Prevalence and Causesof Attrition Among Surgical Residents: A Systematic Review andMeta-analysis. JAMA Surg. 2016 Dec 14. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2016.4086. [Epubahead of print]

17: Verma S, Garg A, Yan AT, GuptaAK, Al-Omran M, Sabongui A, Teoh H,Mazer CD, Connelly KA. Effect ofEmpagliflozin on Left Ventricular Mass and Diastolic Function in Individuals WithDiabetes: An Important Clue to the EMPA-REG OUTCOME Trial? Diabetes Care. 2016Dec;39(12):e212-e213.

18: Kidane B, Gupta V, El-BeheiryM, Vogt K, Parry NG, Malthaner R, ForbesTLAssociation Between Pre-HospitalTime and Mortality Following Blunt Thoracic Aortic Injuries. Ann Vasc Surg.2016 Nov 24. pii: S0890-5096(16)31218-3. doi:10.1016/j.avsg.2016.07.081. [Epubahead of print] 

19: Tam DY, Al-Omran M. Thoracic outlet syndrome. CMAJ. 2016 Nov1;188(16):1179.

20: Forbes TL. The path to personalized vascular therapy - We arecloser than we think. Vascular. 2016Oct;24(5):552-5.

21: Hussain MA, Al-Omran M, Lindsay TF. Risk-Reduction Program forCardiovascular and Limb Events in Patients WithPeripheral Arterial Disease-Reply. JAMA Surg. 2016 Oct 1;151(10):990-991.

22: Roy T, Dueck AD, WrightGA. Peripheral Endovascular Interventions in the Era of Precision Medicine: Tying Wire,Drug, and Device Selection to Plaque Morphology. J Endovasc Ther. 2016Oct;23(5):751-61.

23: Singh KK, Matkar PN, MuhammadS, Quan A, Gupta V, Teoh H, Al-Omran M,Verma S. Investigation of novel LPS-induced differentially expressed longnon-coding RNAs in endothelial cells. Mol Cell Biochem. 2016Oct;421(1-2):157-68.

24: Tao MJ, Al-Jundi W, Roche-Nagle G.Aneurysmal degeneration of vein conduit used for vascularreconstruction-Case report and literature review. Int J Surg Case Rep. 2016 Oct 8; 28:289-292.

25: Yang GK, Cao S, Kayssi A, Dueck AD, Alavi A. Critical Evaluation of Delayed Healing of Venous Leg Ulcers: ARetrospective Analysis in Canadian Patients. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2016Oct;17(5):539-544. 

26: Crawford SA, Itkina M, Doyle MG, Tse LW, Amon CH, Roche-Nagle G. Structural implicationsof fenestrated stent graft misalignment. Surgeon. 2016 Sep 1.pii:S1479-666X(16)30052-X. doi: 10.1016/j.surge.2016.08.001. [Epub ahead ofprint]

27: Kayssi A, Dilkas S, Dance DL, deMestral C, Forbes TL, Roche-Nagle G. Rehabilitation Trendsafter Lower-Extremity Amputations in Canada. PM R. 2016 Sep 21. pii:S1934-1482(16)30967-4. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2016.09.009. [Epub ahead of print]

28: Singh KK, Mantella LE, Pan Y,Quan A, Sabongui S, Sandhu P, Teoh H, Al-OmranM, Verma S. A global profile of glucose-sensitive endothelial-expressedlong non-coding RNAs. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2016 Sep;94(9):1007-14.

29: Fedorko L, Bowen JM, Jones W, Oreopoulos G, Goeree R, Hopkins RB,O'Reilly DJ. Response to Comments on Fedorko etal. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Does Not Reduce Indications for Amputation inPatients With Diabetes With Nonhealing Ulcers of the Lower Limb: A Prospective,Double-Blind, Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial. Diabetes Care2016;39:392-399. Diabetes Care. 2016 Aug;39(8):e136-7.

30: Hussain MA, Al-Omran M, Mamdani M, Eisenberg N, Premji A, SaldanhaL, Wang X, Verma S, Lindsay TF. Efficacy of a Guideline-Recommended Risk-ReductionProgram to Improve Cardiovascular and LimbOutcomes in Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease. JAMA Surg. 2016 Aug1;151(8):742-50. 

31: Hussain MA, Al-Omran M. Stenting versus Surgery for CarotidStenosis. N Engl J Med. 2016 Aug 11;375(6):603.

32: Kayssi A, Al-Atassi T, OreopoulosG, Roche-Nagle G, Tan KT, RajanDK. Drug-eluting balloon angioplastyversus uncoated balloon angioplasty for peripheral arterial disease of thelower limbs. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2016 Aug 4;8:CD011319. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD011319.pub2. 

33: Kayssi A, Oreopoulos G, Tan KT, Jaskolka J. Combined CoilEmbolization and Foam Sclerotherapy for theManagement of Varicose Veins. Ann Vasc Surg. 2016 Aug 12. pii: S0890-5096(16)30624-0.doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2016.05.101. [Epub ahead of print] 

34: Tao M, Shlomovitz E, Darling G,Roche-Nagle G. Secondaryaorto-esophageal fistula after thoracic aortic aneurysm endovascular repairtreated by covered esophageal stenting. World J Clin Cases. 2016 Aug16;4(8):233-7.

35: Crawford SA, Sanford RM, ForbesTL, Amon CH, Doyle MG. Clinical outcomes and material properties of in situfenestration of endovascular stent grafts. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Jul;64(1):244-50.



1:Appoo JJ, Bozinovski J, Chu MW, El-Hamamsy I, Forbes TL, Moon M, Ouzounian M, PetersonMD, Tittley J, Boodhwani M; CCS/CSCS/CSVS Thoracic Aortic Disease GuidelinesCommittee. Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Society of Cardiac Surgeons/CanadianSociety for Vascular Surgery Joint Position Statement on Open andEndovascular Surgery for Thoracic Aortic Disease. Can J Cardiol. 2016 Jun;32(6):703-13. 

2:Crawford SA, Doyle MG, Tse LW, Roche-Nagle G. 'In-stock' fenestrated stent graftfor the urgent repair of an abdominal aortic aneurysm. BMJ Case Rep. 2016 May20;2016. 

3:Crawford SA, Sanford RM, Forbes TL, Amon CH, Doyle MG. Clinical outcomes and materialproperties of in situ fenestration of endovascular stent grafts. J Vasc Surg.2016 May 13. pii: S0741-5214(16)30029-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.03.445. [Epubahead of print] 

4:Walker JT, Elliott CG, Forbes TL, Hamilton DW. Genetic Deletion of Galectin-3 DoesNot Impair Full-Thickness Excisional Skin Healing. J Invest Dermatol.2016 May;136(5):1042-50. 

5:Hussain MA, Al-Omran M, Mamdani M, Eisenberg N, Premji A, Saldanha L, Wang X, VermaS, Lindsay TF. Efficacy of a Guideline-Recommended Risk-Reduction Program toImprove Cardiovascular and Limb Outcomes in Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease.JAMA Surg. 2016 Apr 6. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2016.0415. [Epub ahead of print] 

6:Hussain MA, Mamdani M, Saposnik G, Tu JV, Turkel-Parrella D, Spears J, Al-OmranM. Validation of Carotid Artery Revascularization Coding in Ontario HealthAdministrative Databases. Clin Invest Med. 2016 Apr 2;39(2):E73-8. 

7:Hussain MA, Bin-Ayeed SA, Saeed OQ, Verma S, Al-Omran M. Impact of diabetes on carotidartery revascularization. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Apr;63(4):1099-1107. 

8: Kayssi A, de Mestral C, Forbes TL,Roche-Nagle G. A Canadian population-based descriptionof the indications for lower-extremity amputations and outcomes. Can JSurg. 2016 Apr;59(2):99-106. 

9:Singh KK, Matkar PN, Quan A, Mantella LE, Teoh H, Al-Omran M, Verma S. Investigationof TGFβ1-Induced Long Noncoding RNAs in Endothelial Cells. Int J VascMed. 2016;2016:2459687. doi: 10.1155/2016/2459687. Epub 2016 Apr 10.

10:Kayssi A, de Mestral C, Forbes TL, Roche-Nagle G. Predictors of hospitalreadmissions after lower extremity amputations in Canada. J Vasc Surg. 2016Mar;63(3):688-95.

11:Ouzounian M, Lindsay TF, Forbes TL. Remote ischemic preconditioning andthoracoabdominal aneurysm repair: Can an arm save a cord (or legs)? J ThoracCardiovasc Surg. 2016 Mar;151(3):616-7.

12:Tao MJ, Roche-Nagle G. First bite syndrome: a complication of carotid endarterectomy.BMJ Case Rep. 2016 Mar 18;2016.

13:Aherne T, McHugh SM, Tashkandi W, Byrne J, Aljabi Y, Moneley D, Leahy A,Naughton P. Radiofrequency ablation: an assessment of clinical and costefficacy. Ir J Med Sci. 2016 Feb;185(1):107-10.

14:Alhaizaey A, Hussain MA, Aljabri B, Al-Omran M. Aneurysms of the foot arteries.Vascular 2016 Feb;24(1):109-12.

15:Ehsan M, Singh KK, Lovren F, Pan Y, Quan A, Mantella LE, Sandhu P, Teoh H,Al-Omran M, Verma S. Adiponectin limits monocytic microparticle-inducedendothelial activation by modulation of the AMPK, Akt and NFκB signaling pathways.Atherosclerosis. 2016 Feb;245:1-11. 

16:Ensan S, Li A, Besla R, Degousee N, Cosme J, Roufaiel M, Shikatani EA,El-Maklizi M, Williams JW, Robins L, Li C, Lewis B, Yun TJ, Lee JS, WieghoferP, Khattar R, Farrokhi K, Byrne J, Ouzounian M, Zavitz CC, Levy GA, Bauer CM,Libby P, Husain M, Swirski FK, Cheong C, Prinz M, Hilgendorf I, Randolph GJ,Epelman S, Gramolini AO, Cybulsky MI, Rubin BB, Robbins CS. Self-renewingresident arterial macrophages arise from embryonic CX3CR1(+) precursors andcirculating monocytes immediately after birth. Nat Immunol. 2016Feb;17(2):159-68.

17:Rahmani S, Grewal IS, Nabovati A, Doyle MG, Roche-Nagle G, Tse LW. Increasingangulation decreases measured aortic stent graft pullout forces. J Vasc Surg 2016Feb;63(2):4939.

18:Ruz R, Lee K, Power AH, DeRose G, Forbes TL, Dubois L. Anatomic and proceduraldeterminants of fluoroscopy time during elective endovascular aortic aneurysmrepair. Vascular. 2016 Feb;24(1):19-24.

19:Tao M, Eisenberg N, Jaskolka J, Roche-Nagle G. Coil embolization of a posteriorcircumflex humeral aneurysm in a volleyball player. Vasa. 2016;45(1):67-70. 

20:Torisu K, Singh KK, Torisu T, Lovren F, Liu J, Pan Y, Quan A, Ramadan A,Al-Omran M, Pankova N, Boyd SR, Verma S, Finkel T. Intact endothelial autophagyis required to maintain vascular lipid homeostasis. Aging Cell. 2016 Feb;15(1):187-91. 

21:Alhaizaey A, Ghanekar A, Oreopoulos G. Inferior vena cava stent graftingclosure of a high-flow portacaval shunt. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord.2016 Jan;4(1):88-91. 

22:Cristancho SM, Apramian T, Vanstone M, Lingard L, Ott M, Forbes T, Novick R.Thinking like an expert: surgical decision making as a cyclical process ofbeing aware. Am J Surg. 2016 Jan;211(1):64-9. 

23:El-Beheiry MH, Kidane B, Zehr M, Vogt K, Parry NG, Malthaner R, Forbes TL.Predictors of Discharge Home after Blunt Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Injury. AnnVasc Surg. 2016 Jan;30:192-7. 

24:van Waes JA, van Klei WA, Wijeysundera DN, van Wolfswinkel L, Lindsay TF,Beattie WS. Association between Intraoperative Hypotension and MyocardialInjury after Vascular Surgery. Anesthesiology. 2016 Jan;124(1):35-44. 

25:Walker JT, Elliott CG, Forbes TL, Hamilton DW. Genetic Deletion of Galectin-3Does Not Impair Full-Thickness Excisional Skin Healing. J InvestDermatol. 2016 Jan 29. pii: S0022-202X (16)00364-X. doi:10.1016/j.jid.2016.01.014. [Epub ahead of print]

26: Roy T, Forbes T, Wright G, Dueck A. Burning Bridges: Mechanisms andImplications of Endovascular Failure in the Treatment of Peripheral ArteryDisease. J Endovasc Ther. 2015 Dec;22(6):874-80. 

27: O'Sullivan KE, Byrne JS, Hudson A, Murphy AM, Sadlier DM, Hurley JP. Theeffect of obesityon acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery. J ThoracCardiovasc Surg. 2015Dec;150(6):1622-8. 

28: Osman E, Tan KT, Tse L, Jaskolka J, Roche-Nagle G, Oreopoulos G, Rubin B,Lindsay T.The in-hospital costs of treating high-risk patients with fenestratedand branched endografts. J Vasc Surg. 2015 Dec;62(6):1457-64. 

29: Murphy P, Lee K, Dubois L, DeRose G, Forbes T, Power A. Negativepressure wound therapy for high-risk wounds in lower extremityrevascularization: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials.2015 Nov 4;16:504. 

30:  Huynh S, Kayssi A, Koo K, Rajan D, Safir O, Forbes TL. Avulsioninjury to the profunda femoris artery after total hip arthroplasty. J VascSurg. 2015 Oct 16.pii: S0741-5214(15)01838-8. Doi 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.08.088.[Epub ahead ofprint]PubMed PMID: 26482999.

31: Verma S,Goodman SG, Mehta SR, Latter DA, Ruel M, Gupta M, Yanagawa B, Al-Omran M,GuptaN, Teoh H, Friedrich JO. Should dual antiplatelet therapy be used inpatientsfollowing coronary artery bypass surgery? A meta-analysis of randomizedcontrolled trials. BMC Surg. 2015 Oct 14;15:112.

32: Noel-Lamy M, Jaskolka J, Lindsay TF, Oreopoulos GD, Tan KT. Internal IliacAneurysm Repair Outcomes Using a Modification of the Iliac Branch Graft. Eur JVasc Endovasc Surg. 2015 Oct;50(4):474-9. 

33: Ruthrauff AA, King MW, Soulez G, Tan KT, Crawford SA, Roche-Nagle G,Cloutier G, Tse LW.Effects of Pulsatile Fatigue on In Situ AntegradeFenestrated Polyester Stent Grafts Deployed in a Patient-Specific Phantom Modelof Juxtarenal Aortic Aneurysm. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2015Oct;26(10):1551-8. 

34: Musselman RP, Gomes T, Chan BP, Auer RC, Moloo H, Mamdani M, Al-OmranM, Al-Obeed O,Boushey RP. Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery in the EmergencySetting: Trends in the Province of Ontario. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech.2015Oct;25(5):430-5. 

35: Lee K, Istl A, Dubois L, DeRose G, Forbes TL, Wiseman D, Mujoomdar A, KribsS,Power AH. Fibrinogen Level and Bleeding Risk During Catheter-DirectedThrombolysis Using Tissue Plasminogen Activator. Vasc Endovascular Surg.2015Oct;49(7):175-9. 

36: Katz J, WeinribA, Fashler SR, Katznelzon R, Shah BR, Ladak SS, Jiang J, Li Q,McMillan K, MinaDS, Wentlandt K, McRae K, Tamir D, Lyn S, de Perrot M, Rao V,Grant D,Roche-Nagle G, Cleary SP, Hofer SO, Gilbert R, Wijeysundera D, RitvoP,Janmohamed T, O'Leary G, Clarke H. The Toronto General Hospital TransitionalPain Service: development and implementation of a multidisciplinary programtoprevent chronic postsurgical pain. J Pain Res. 2015 Oct 12;8:695-702. 

37: Sweeting MJ, Balm R, Desgranges P, Ulug P, Powell JT; RupturedAneurysm Trialists (ForbesTL). Individual-patient meta-analysis of threerandomized trials comparing endovascular versus open repair for rupturedabdominal aortic aneurysm. Br J Surg. 2015Sep;102(10):1229-39. doi:10.1002/bjs.9852. Epub 2015 Jun 24. 

38: IMPROVE Trial Investigators (Forbes TL). Endovascular strategy or openrepair for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm: one-year outcomes from theIMPROVE randomized trial. Eur Heart J.2015 Aug 14;36(31):2061-2069. Epub 2015Apr 7.

39: Kayssi A, DeBord Smith A, Roche-Nagle G, Nguyen LL. Health-relatedquality-of-life outcomes after open versusendovascular abdominal aorticaneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg.2015 Aug;62(2):491-8. doi:10.1016/j.jvs.2015.05.032.

40: Ramadan A, Wheatcroft MD, Quan A, Singh KK, Lovren F, Dhingra N, TeohH, Al-Omran M, Leong-Poi H, Verma S. Effects of long-term chloroquineadministration on the natural history of aortic aneurysms in mice. Can JPhysiol Pharmacol. 2015Aug;93(8):641-8. doi: 10.1139/cjpp-2015-0068. Epub 2015Mar 20.

41: Verma S, Eikelboom JW, Nidorf SM, Al-Omran M, Gupta N, Teoh H, FriedrichJO. Colchicine in cardiac disease: a systematic review andmeta-analysis ofrandomized controlled trials. BMC Cardiovasc Disord.2015 Aug 29;15:96. doi:10.1186/s12872-015-0068-3.

42:  Angarita FA, Dueck AD, Azouz SM. Postoperative electrolytemanagement: Current practice patterns of surgeons and residents. Surgery. 2015Jul;158(1):289-99.doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2015.02.014. Epub 2015 Apr 11.

43:  Noël-Lamy M, Teng Tan K, Lindsay T. Covered stent in thesuperior gluteal artery in a hybridapproach to treat internal iliac arteryaneurysm: a technical note. J Vasc Interv Radiol.2015 Jul;26(7):1040-5. doi:10.1016/j.jvir.2015.03.025.

44:  Wong SS, Cleverly S, Tan KT, Roche-Nagle G. Impact and CultureChange After the Implementation of a Preprocedural Checklist in anInterventional Radiology Department. J Patient Saf.2015 Jul 31. [Epub ahead ofprint]

45:  Woodley-Cook J, Noel-Lamy M, Tan KT, Lindsay T. Use of anAMPLATZER duct occluder device to treat a recurrent arteriovenous fistulafollowing endovenous laser treatment. J Vasc Interv Radiol.2015Jul;26(7):1082-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jvir.2015.02.015.


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2:Hussain MA, Verma S, Gupta N, Al-Omran M. Carotid Artery Revascularization:What's the Best Strategy? Circulation. 2015 Jun 23;131(25):2226-31. doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.013017. Review. PubMed PMID: 26099955.

3:Singh KK, Lovren F, Pan Y, Quan A, Ramadan A, Matkar PN, Ehsan M, SandhuP,Mantella LE, Gupta N, Teoh H, Parotto M, Tabuchi A, Kuebler WM, Al-Omran M,Finkel T, Verma S. The essential autophagy gene ATG7 modulates organ fibrosisvia regulation of endothelial-to-mesenchymal transition. J Biol Chem. 2015 Jan30;290(5):2547-59. doi:10.1074/jbc.M114.604603. Epub 2014 Dec 19. PubMed PMID:25527499; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4317030.

4:Wheatcroft MD, Lindsay TF, Lossing A. Two cases of arteriovenous fistulaformation between the external iliac vessels following endovenous lasertherapy. Vascular. 2014 Dec;22(6):464-7. doi: 10.1177/1708538114524394. Epub2014 Feb 24.PubMed PMID: 24567503.

5:Hussain MA, Lindsay TF, Tan KT, Moloney T. Coil embolization of the false lumenin complicated type B aortic dissection. Ann Vasc Surg. 2015Jan;29(1):125.e13-7. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2014.07.041. Epub 2014 Oct 7. Review.PubMed PMID: 25304903.

6:Pedlow H, Cormier A, Provost M, Bailey S, Balboul G, Coucill A, Coleman J, FoxP, Moloney T, Nixon SA. Patient perspectives on information needs foramputation secondary to vascular surgery: what, when, why, and how much? J VascNurs. 2014 Sep;32(3):88-98. doi: 10.1016/j.jvn.2014.01.002. PubMed PMID:25131755.

7:Tse LW, Lindsay TF, Roche-Nagle G, Oreopoulos GD, Ouzounian M, Tan KT.Radiofrequency in situ fenestration for aortic arch vessels during thoracicendovascular repair. J Endovasc Ther. 2015 Feb;22(1):116-21.doi:10.1177/1526602814565776. PubMed PMID: 25775691.

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9:Emami H, Singh P, MacNabb M, Vucic E, Lavender Z, Rudd JH, Fayad ZA,Lehrer-Graiwer J, Korsgren M, Figueroa AL, Fredrickson J, Rubin B, Hoffmann U,Truong QA, Min JK, Baruch A, Nasir K, Nahrendorf M, Tawakol A. Splenicmetabolic activity predicts risk of future cardiovascular events: demonstrationof a cardiosplenic axis in humans. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Feb;8(2):121-30.doi:10.1016/j.jcmg.2014.10.009. Epub 2015 Jan 7. PubMed PMID: 25577441.

10:Sweeting MJ, Ulug P, Powell JT, Desgranges P, Balm R; Ruptured AneurysmTrialists. Ruptured Aneurysm Trials: The Importance of Longer-term Outcomes andMeta-analysis for 1-year Mortality. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2015Sep;50(3):297-302. doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2015.04.015. Epub 2015 May 15. Review.PubMed PMID: 25981698.

11:Elliott CG, Forbes TL, Leask A, Hamilton DW. Inflammatory microenvironment andtumor necrosis factor alpha as modulators of periostin and CCN2 expression inhuman non-healing skin wounds and dermal fibroblasts. Matrix Biol. 2015Apr;43:71-84. doi:10.1016/j.matbio.2015.03.003. Epub 2015 Mar 14. PubMed PMID:25779637.

12:Kidane B, Plourde M, Chadi SA, Iansavitchene A, Meade MO, Parry NG, Forbes TL.The effect of loss to follow-up on treatment of blunt traumatic thoracic aorticinjury. J Vasc Surg. 2015 Jun;61(6):1624-34. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.02.017.Epub 2015 Mar 11. Review. PubMed PMID: 25769389.

13:Cooper J, Power AH, DeRose G, Forbes TL, Dubois L. Similar failure and patencyrates when comparing one- and two-stage basilic vein transposition. J VascSurg. 2015 Mar;61(3):809-16. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2014.11.083. Review. PubMedPMID: 25720934.

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15:Fitridge RA, Boult M, Mackillop C, De Loryn T, Barnes M, Cowled P, Thompson MM,Holt PJ, Karthikesalingam A, Sayers RD, Choke E, Boyle JR, Forbes TL, NovickTV. International trends in patient selection for elective endovascularaneurysm repair: sicker patients with safer anatomy leading to improved 1-yearsurvival. Ann Vasc Surg. 2015 Feb;29(2):197-205. doi:10.1016/j.avsg.2014.09.015. Epub 2014 Nov 15. PubMed PMID: 25462538.

16:Bastos Goncalves F, Hoeks SE, Teijink JA, Moll FL, Castro JA, Stolker RJ,Forbes TL, Verhagen HJ. Risk factors for proximal neck complications afterendovascular aneurysm repair using the endurant stentgraft. Eur J Vasc EndovascSurg. 2015 Feb;49(2):156-62. doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2014.10.003. Epub 2014 Nov 7.PubMed PMID: 25458435. 

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