Vasilios Bouris

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
AIM To report and analyse our results regarding the endovascular management of blunt axillo-subclavian arterial injuries as the first line treatment. METHODS During an eight-year period, seven patients (mean age 56.4±14.1 years, all males) with blunt traumatic axillo-subclavian arterial injuries were presented to the emergency department. All patients(More)
AIM To investigate the effect of endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) on platelet (PLT) function and reveal possible associated factors. METHODS Fifty consecutive patients were included. PLT count and activation (CD62P-CD36), white blood cell (WBC) count, and high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) were measured preoperatively, at the first and third(More)
The overall mortality in patients with AAA and associated ACF has been reported as high as 67% [2]. This high rate could be partially attributed to the excessive blood flow through the fistula, usually resulting to central venous hypertension, refractory congestive heart failure and multi organ failure [1-3]. ACF can also present in combination with(More)
PURPOSE The newly designed unibody AFX endograft system for endovascular aortic aneurysm repair is the only graft with anatomical fixation to the aortic bifurcation in comparison to most other grafts that use the infrarenal neck as the main fixation point. The aim of this study was to assess the preliminary results of the AFX stent-graft system used with(More)
STUDY OBJECTIVE To examine the association between preoperative white blood cell (WBC) count within the reference range and major adverse events (MAEs) following endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA). DESIGN Prospective observational study. SETTING Vascular surgery clinic in a tertiary university hospital. PATIENTS One hundred(More)
Objectives To evaluate the efficacy and safety of carotid artery stenting for the treatment of severe carotid artery disease in our department and to investigate the effect of increasing operator experience on perioperative and procedure-related characteristics. Methods From January 2007 to February 2015 200 patients underwent 207 endovascular procedures(More)
  • 1