Σημαντικές κλινικές μελέτες

ΑΝΕΥΡΥΣΜΑ ΚΟΙΛΙΑΚΗΣ ΑΟΡΤΗΣ

Endovascular vs open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms in the medicare population.
N Eng J Med. 2008;358:464-74.

For the Dutch Randomized Endovascular aneurysm management (DREAM) trial group. Two-year outcomes after conventional or endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms.
N Engl J Med. 2005;352:2398-2405.

Endovascular aneurysm repair and outcome in patients unfit for open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm (EVAR trial 2): randomized control trial.
Lancet. 2005;365:2187-92.

A randomized trial comparing conventional and endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms.
N Engl J Med. 2004;351:1607-18.

Immediate repair compared with surveillance of small abdominal aortic aneurysms.
N Engl J Med. 2002;346:1437-44.

ΑΝΕΥΡΥΣΜΑ ΘΩΡΑΚΙΚΗΣ ΚΑΙ ΘΩΡΑΚΟΚΟΙΛΙΑΚΗΣ ΑΟΡΤΗΣ

Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of patients with thoracic aortic disease.
Circulation. 2010 Apr;121(13):e266-369.

Contemporary management of descending thoracic and thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysms: endovascular versus open.
Circulation. 2008 Feb12;117(6):841-52.

Stent-graft repair for thoracic aortic disease : results of an independent nationwide study in France from 1999 to 2001.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006;131:131-7.

Endovascular treatment of thoracic aortic aneurysms : Results of the phase II multicenter trial of the GORE TAG thoracic endoprosthesis. 
J Vasc Surg. 2005;41(1):1-9.

Surgical treatment of intact thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysms in the United States : Hospital and surgeon volume-related outcomes.
J Vasc Surg. 2003;37:1169-74.

ΑΝΕΥΡΥΣΜΑ ΙΓΝΥΑΚΗΣ ΑΡΤΗΡΙΑΣ

Endovascular repair of popliteal aneurysms.
J Vasc Surg. 2010 Apr;51:1056-60.

Superficial femoral artery autograft reconstruction in the treatment of popliteal artery aneurysm: Long-term outcome. 
J Vasc Surg. 2008;48:311-16.

Popliteal Aneurysms: from John Hunter to the 21st century.
Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2007;89:466-71.

Atherosclerotic popliteal aneurysm. 
Br J Surg. 1997;84:293-9.

ΠΕΡΙΦΕΡΙΚΗ ΑΠΟΦΡΑΚΤΙΚΗ ΑΡΤΗΡΙΟΠΑΘΕΙΑ

 

TASC II Working Group. Inter-Society consensus for the management of peripheral arterial disease.
J Vasc Surg. 2007;45s:S5-67.

"Pole test" measurements in critical leg ischaemia.
J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2006 Mar;31(3):253-7.

Endovascular management of iliac artery occlusions: extending treatment to Trans-Atlantic Inter-Society Consensus class C and D patients.
J Vasc Surg. 2006;43:32-9.

Balloon angioplasty versus implantation of nitinol stents compared with angioplasty alone in the treatment of superficial femoral artery occlusive disease.
N Engl J Med. 2006;354:1879-88.

BASIL trial participants. Bypass versus angioplasty in severe ischaemia of the leg: multicentre, randomised, controlled trial.
Lancet. 2005;366:1925-34.

Recommended standards for reports dealing with lower extremity ischaemia: revised version.
J Vasc Surg. 1997;26:517-38.

ΣΥΜΠΤΩΜΑΤΙΚΗ ΣΤΕΝΩΣΗ ΚΑΡΩΤΙΔΑΣ

Endarterectomy versus angioplasty in patients with symptomatic severe carotid stenosis ( EVA-3S) trial: results up to 4 years from a randomised, multicentre trial. 
Lancet Neurol. 2008;10:885-92.

CST. -Randomized trial of endarterectomy for recently symptomatic carotid stenosis : final results of the MRC European Carotid Surgery Trial. 
Lancet. 1998;351:1379-87.

NASCET. -Beneficial effect of carotid endarterectomy in symptomatic patients with high-grade carotid stenosis.
N Engl J Med. 1991;325:445-453.

MRC European Carotid Surgery Trial. -Interim results for symptomatic patients with severe (70-99 %) or mild (0-29 %) carotid stenosis.
Lancet. 1991;337:1235-43.

ΑΣΥΜΠΤΩΜΑΤΙΚΗ ΣΤΕΝΩΣΗ ΚΑΡΩΤΙΔΑΣ

The Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy versus Stenting Trial (CREST): stenting versus carotid endarterectomy for carotid disease.
Stroke. 2010 Oct;41:S31-4. 

10-year stroke prevention after successful carotid endarterectomy for asymptomatic stenosis (ACST-1) : a multicentre randomised trial.
Lancet. 2010;376:1014-1084.

The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. -Carotid endarterectomy for asymptomatic carotid stenosis.
The Cochrane Library. 2005;4:1-19.

Executive Committee for the Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study. -Endarterectomy for asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis.
JAMA. 1995;273:1421-1428.

ΚΙΡΣΟΙ ΚΑΤΩ ΑΚΡΩΝ

Standard varicose vein surgery.
Phlebology. 2009;24 Suppl 1:34-41.

Treatment of the incompetent saphenous vein by endovenous radiofrequency powered segmental thermal ablation: first clinical experience.
J Vasc Surg. 2008;47:151-6.

Randomized clinical trial comparing surgery with conservative treatment for uncomplicated varicose veins.
Br J Surg. 2006;93:175-81.

Sclerosing foam in the treatment of varicose veins and telangiectasias: history and analysis of safety and complications.
Dermatol Surg. 2002;28:11-15.

ΦΛΕΒΙΚΗ ΘΡΟΜΒΩΣΗ

Antithrombotic therapy for venous thromboembolic disease: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.
Chest. 2008 Jun;133(6 Suppl):454S-545S.

Treatment for superficial thrombophlebitis of the leg.
Cochrane Database Syst Review. 2007;2:CD004982.

PREPIC Study Group. Eight year follow-up of patients with permanent vena cava filters in the prevention of pulmonary embolism. The PREPIC randomized study.
Circulation. 2005;112:416-22.

The management and outcome of acute venous thromboembolism: a prospective registry including 4011 patients.
J Vasc Surg. 2003;38:916-922.

ΦΛΕΒΙΚΕΣ ΔΥΣΠΛΑΣΙΕΣ

Surgical management of venous malformations.
Phlebology. 2007;22:276-82.

Advanced management of congenital vascular malformations: a multidisciplinary approach.
Cardiovasc Surg. 2002;10:523-33.

ΥΠΕΡΙΔΡΩΣΙΑ

A comprehensive approach to the recognition, diagnosis, and severity based treatment of focal hyperhidrosis: recommendations of the Canadian Hyperhidrosis Advisory Committee.
Dermatol Surg. 2007 Aug;33(8):908-23.

Endoscopic transthoracic sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis of the upper extremity.
J Chir (Paris). 2004 Jan;141(1):31-5.

Endoscopic transthoracic sympathectomy for upper limb hyperhidrosis: limited sympathectomy does not reduce postoperative compensetory sweting.
J Vasc Surg. 2003 Jan;37(1):124-8.