Patrice B Mwipatayi

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PURPOSE Carotid artery stenting is a relatively new intervention for the treatment of carotid artery stenosis, and the long-term outcomes and complications are therefore yet to be determined. In one surgeon's practice, it was found that a stent fracture was the etiological factor for recurrent stenosis. A retrospective study was therefore performed with the(More)
Right heart failure is associated with increased systemic venous pressure, which can be diagnosed clinically with the findings of elevated jugular venous pressure, pulsatile liver and distinctive cardiac murmurs (precordial systolic). Severe tricuspid regurgitation (TR) has occasionally been known to lead to marked pulsation of varicose veins. We report(More)
The purpose of the study was to evaluate the results of open endarterectomy in short atherosclerotic occlusions of the SPT segment (superficial femoral, popliteal, and tibioperoneal arteries). Retrospectively, records from July 1999 to June 2004 of patients who underwent open endarterectomy of lower limb arteries were verified; 63 patients with 66 lesions(More)
The last two decades have seen a revolution in the treatment of aortoiliac occlusive disease (AIOD). Acceptable safety and durability outcomes have now been realized with endovascular treatments, which is increasingly finding a place in the treatment of AIOD. Evolution of stent technologies and endovascular techniques is seeing an expansion of AIOD lesions(More)
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