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Recent Research Activity from the Faculty of Vascular Surgery



Eun, J.C., Nehler, M.R., Black, J.H., Glebova, N.O. Measures to reduce unplanned readmissions following vascular surgery​. Seminars in Vascular Surgery 2015 Sep; E-published.

Caceres, M., Glebova, N.O. Treatment of simultaneous common femoral and profunda femoris artery aneurysms. J Vascular Surgery Cases 2015 Sep;1:205-207.

Jones, W.S., Patel, M.R., Tsai, T.T., Go, A.S., Gupta, R., Hedayati, H., Ho, P.M., Jazaeri, O., Rehring, T.F., Rogers, K.R., Shetterly, S.M., Wagner, N.M., Magid, D.J. Anatomic runoff core predicts cariovascular outcomes in patients with lower extremity peripheral artery disease undergoing revascularization. Am Heart J 2015 Aug;170(2):400-408.

Rosenfield, K., Jaff M.R., White, C.J., Rocha-Singh, K., Mena-Hurtado, C., Metzger, D.C., Brodmann, M., Pilger, E., Zeller, T., Krishnan, P., Gammon, R., Müller-Hülsbeck, S., Nehler, M.R., Benenati, J.F., Scheinert, D. Trial of a paclitaxel-coated balloon for femoropopliteal artery disease. N Engl J Med 2015 Jul;373:145-153.

Glebova, N.O., Hicks, C.W., Piazza, K.P., Orion, K.C., Lum, Y.W., Abularrage, C.J., Black, J.H. Outcomes of bypass support use during inferior vena cava resection and reconstruction​. Ann Vasc Surg 2015 Jul; E- published.

Glebova, N.O., Hicks, C.W., Piazza, K.M., Abularrage, C.J., Cameron, A.M., Schulick, R.D., Wolfgang, C.L., Black, J.H. Technical risk factors for portal vein thrombosis in pancreatic resection. J Vasc Surg 2015 May;62(2):424-33.

Malas, M.B., Glebova, N.O., Hughes S.E., Voeks, J.H., Qazi, U., Moore, W.S., Lal, B.K., Howard, G., Llinas, R., Brott, T.G. Effect of patching on reducing restenosis in carotid revascularization endarterectomy versus stenting trial (CREST). Stroke 2015 Mar;46(3):757-61.

Glebova, N.O., Selvarajah, S., Orion, K.C., Black, J.H. 3rd, Malas, M.B., Perler, B.A., Abularrage, C.J. Fenestrated endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms is associated with increased morbidity but comparable mortality with infrarenal endovascular aneurysm repair. J Vascular Surgery 2015 Mar; 61(3):604-10.

Hicks, C.W., Tawbott, K., Canner, J.K., Qazi, U., Arhuidese, I., Glebova, N.O., Freischlag, J., Perler, B., Malas, M. Risk of disease progression in patients with moderate asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis: implications of tobacco use and dual antiplatelet therapy. Ann Vasc Surg 2015 Jan;29(1):1-8.

Eun J.C., Bronsert M., Hansen K., Moulton S.L., Jazaeri O., Nehler M., Greenberg J.I. Vascular Iijury is Associated with increased mortality in winter sports trauma. Ann Vasc Surg 2015 Jan;29(1):109-13.


Abstracts & Presentations

Glebova, N.O., Bronsert, M., Hammermeister, K.E., Nehler, M.R., Black, J.H., Henderson, W.G. Drivers of readmission in vascular surgery patientsAbstract from the 2015 Annual Meetings of the Western Vascular Society and Australia and New Zealand Society for Vascular Surgery. J Vasc Surg 2015 Aug;62(2):530.

Hicks, C.W., Glebova, N.O., Piazza, K.M., Orion, K., Pierorazia, P.M., Lum, Y.W., Abularrage, C.J., Black J.H. VESS27. Venous thromboembolic events following inverior vena cava resection and reconstruction: a 15-year experience​Abstract from the 2015 Vascular Annual Meeting, The Society for Vascular Surgery. J Vascular Surgery 2015 Jun;61(6):31S.

Rehring, T.F., Tsai, T.T., Jazaeri, O., Go, A.S., Gupta, R., Hedayati, H., Ho, P.M., Jones, W.S., Patel, M.R., Rogers, K.R., Magid, D.J. PC160. Safety and efficacy of hybrid revascularization procedures for peripheral arterial diseaseJ Vascular Surgery 2015 Jun;61(6):160S-161S.

Jazaeri, O., Mewissen, M., Reijnen, M., Dwivedi, A., Garrett, E., Perrera, A., Shmishak, T., Mantese, V., Smolock, C., Arthurs, Z., VESS6. Multi-center experience using a unibody endograft for treatment of advanced (TASC D) aortoiliac occlusive disease: an endovascular aorto-bifemoral bypass. J Vascular Surgery 2015 Jun;61(6):7S.

Lindsay, T.L., Jazaeri, O., Forbes, T., Jia, F. Post-market study of the Zenith Spiral-Z AAA iliac leg graft. Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery Annual Symposium. 2015 Mar.

Jazaeri, O., Gupta, R., Wagner, J.L., Rasheed, K., Richards, M., Chandra, A. Validation of geometric solid models for planning endovascular repair of complex aortic aneurysms. Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery Annual Symposium. 2015 Mar.

Glebova, N.O., Bronsert, B., Hicks, C.W., Malas, M.B., Nehler, M.R., Hammermeister, K.E., Henderson, W.G. SS28. Readmission rates in vascular surgery patients are erroneously elevated: contributions of planned readmissions and patient comorbiditiesAbstract from the 2015 Vascular Annual Meeting, The Society for Vascular Surgery. J Vasc Surg 2015 Jun; 61(6):113S.

Glebova, N.O., Hicks, C.W., Tosoian, J.J., Piazza, K.M., Abularrage, C.J., Schulick, R.D., Wolfgang, C.L., Black, J.B. VESS22. Outcomes of arterial resection during pancreatectomy for tumor​Abstract from the 2015 Vascular Annual Meeting, The Society for Vascular Surgery. J Vasc Surg 2015;61(6):28S.

Eun, J.C., Glebova, N.O., Kuwayama, D.P. Getting out of trouble: intraoperative rupture during EVAR. Annual winter meeting of the Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society, Vail, CO 2015. Upcoming.



Hardman, R.L., Jazaeri, O., Yi, J., Smith, M., Gupta, R. Overview of classification systems in peripheral artery disease. Semin Intervent Radiol 2014 Dec;31(4):378-88.


Abstracts & Presentations

Glebova, N.O., Selvarajah, S. Black, J.H., Malas, M.B., Perler, B.A., Abularrage, C.J. Fenestrated endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms is associated with comparable morbidity and mortality to infrarenal EVAR. Joint annual meeting of the Eastern Vascular Society and the New England Society for Vascular Surgery, Boston, MA 2014.

Glebova, N.O., Hicks, C.W., Rezae, N., Abularrage, C.J., Weiss, M.J., Cameron, A.M., Wolfgang, C.L., Black, J.H. Portal vein reconstruction in pancreatic resection: technical risk factors for portal vein thrombosis. Joint annual meeting of the Eastern Vascular Society and the New England Society for Vascular Surgery, Boston, MA 2014.

Malas, M.B., Qazi, U., Glebova, N.O., Arhuidese, I., Reifsnyder, T., Black, J.H., Perler, B.A., Freischlag, J.A. Design of the revascularization with open bypass vs. angioplasty and stenting of the lower extremity trial (ROBUST): a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Surgery 2014, 149(12):1289-95.

Glebova, N.O., Hicks, C.W., Taylor, R., Tosoian, J.J., Orion, K.C., Arnaoutakis, K.D., Arnaoutakis, G.J., Black, J.H. Readmissions after complex aneurysm repair are frequent, costly, and primarily at nonindex hospitals. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Oct. [Epub ahead of print]

Glaser, J., Kuwayama, D., Stone, D., Schanzer, A., Eldrup-Jorgensen, J., Powell, R., Stanley, A., Nolan, B. Factors that determine the length of stay after carotid endarterectomy represent opportunities to avoid financial losses. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Oct:60(4):966

Hicks, C.W., Canner, J.K., Arhuidese, I., Glebova, N.O., Schneider, E., Qazi, U., Perler, B., Malas, M.B. Development of a duplex-derived velocity risk prediction model of disease progression in patients with moderate asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Sep. [Epub ahead of print]

Prochazka, A.V., Fink, A.S., Bartenfeld, D., Henderson, W.G., Nyirenda, C., Webb, A., Berger, D.H., Itani, K., Whitehill, T., Edwards, J., Wilson, M., Karsonovich, C., Parmelee, P. Patient perceptions of surgical informed consent: Is repeat back helpful or harmful? J Patient Safety. 2014 Sep;10(3): 140-5.

Nehler, M.R., Duval, S., Diao, L., Annex, B.H., Hiatt, W.R., Rogers, K., Zakharyan, A., Hirsch, A.T. Epidemiology of peripheral arterial disease and critical limb ischemia in an insured national population. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Sep;60(3):686-95.e2.

Greenberg, J.I., Alix, K., Nehler, M.R., Johnston, R.J., Brantigan, C.O. Computed tomography-guided reoperation for neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Aug. [Epub ahead of print]

Reppert, A.E., Jazaeri, O., Babu, A., Greenberg, J.I., Deluca, E., Nehler, M.R., Reece, T.B. Minimal thoracotomy thoracic bifemoral bypass in the endovascular era. Ann Vasc Surg. 2014 Aug;28(6): 1420-5.

Kuwayama, D.P. A novel approach to minimizing adverse incentivization in healthcare payment systems. Am J Manag Care. 2014 Apr;20(4):278-9.

Moore, H.B., Moore, E.E., Nehler, M.R., Cicutto, L.C., Bacon, A.W., Travis, C., Schulick, R.D. Bridging the gap from T to K: integrated surgical research fellowship for the next generation of surgical scientists. J Am Coll Surg. 2014 Feb;218(2):279-82.