Nandakumar Menon

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BACKGROUND Peripheral pseudoaneurysms are a known complication of vascular access procedures. Complex lesions-those with short, wide necks or other complex arrangements-would conventionally require open repair, but we believe that even these lesions could be managed with an endovascular approach. METHODS Four patients with complex pseudoaneurysms were(More)
We present a series of 4 patients with carotid restenosis following carotid endarterectomy (CEA) who underwent transcervical carotid artery stenting (CAS) using a novel prosthetic conduit technique. The patients were high risk for repeat CEA (short and obese necks) and had contraindications to transfemoral CAS (bovine arch, prior dissection). CAS was thus(More)
BACKGROUND Healthcare delivery for sickle cell disease (SCD) can be challenging, in low resource settings. We studied the feasibility of delivering comprehensive SCD care in a community-based network for remote, economically, and socially disadvantaged tribes in Gudalur, India. PROCEDURE We reviewed medical records for all patients followed at the Gudalur(More)