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'Full prosthetic jacket': external stenting of the renal vein.

Acta Chir Belg 2019 Apr 11:1-4. Epub 2019 Apr 11.

b Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery , Ghent University Hospital , Ghent , Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00015458.2019.1599181DOI Listing
April 2019

Evolution of surgical treatment of carotid artery stenosis: a single center observational study.

Acta Chir Belg 2019 Apr 17:1-9. Epub 2019 Apr 17.

a Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery , Ghent University Hospital , Ghent , Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00015458.2019.1607489DOI Listing
April 2019

Non-technical attributes and surgical experience: A cross-sectional study comparing communication styles and attitudes in surgical staff, trainees and applicants.

Int J Surg 2019 Mar 12;63:83-89. Epub 2019 Feb 12.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsu.2019.02.002DOI Listing
March 2019

Management of abdominal aortic aneurysm and concomitant malignant disease.

J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 2019 Mar 22. Epub 2019 Mar 22.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium -

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http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0021-9509.19.10946-9DOI Listing
March 2019

A systematic review of infected descending thoracic aortic grafts and endografts.

J Vasc Surg 2019 Jan 1. Epub 2019 Jan 1.

Department of Vascular Surgery, Vita-Salute University School of Medicine, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S07415214183257
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2018.10.108DOI Listing
January 2019

Endovascular Training Using a Simulation Based Curriculum is Less Expensive than Training in the Hybrid Angiosuite.

Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2018 Oct 18;56(4):583-590. Epub 2018 Aug 18.

Department of Health Economics, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2018.07.011DOI Listing
October 2018

Patient-Specific Simulation of Endovascular Thoracic Aortic Repair: Initial Experience.

Ann Thorac Surg 2017 Jul;104(1):336-341

Interventional Institute, Holy Name Medical Center, Teaneck, New Jersey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.09.066DOI Listing
July 2017

Primary stenting is nowadays the gold standard treatment for TASC II A & B iliac lesions: the definitive MISAGO 1-year results.

J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 2017 Jun 21;58(3):416-421. Epub 2014 Oct 21.

Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Imelda Hospital, Bonheiden, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0021-9509.17.08303-3DOI Listing
June 2017

Fibromuscular dysplasia - results of a multicentre study in Flanders.

Vasa 2017 May 3;46(3):211-218. Epub 2017 Feb 3.

9 Department of Cardiac and Vascular Diseases, Ghent University Hospital, UZ Ghent, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1024/0301-1526/a000613DOI Listing
May 2017

Development of a PROficiency-Based StePwise Endovascular Curricular Training (PROSPECT) Program.

J Surg Educ 2016 Jan-Feb;73(1):51-60. Epub 2015 Aug 11.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsurg.2015.07.009DOI Listing
November 2016

Selection, technique, and follow-up: keys to success in EVAR.

Lancet 2016 11 12;388(10058):2326-2328. Epub 2016 Oct 12.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, 9000, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31840-2DOI Listing
November 2016

Patient-specific Rehearsal Before EVAR: Influence on Technical and Nontechnical Operative Performance. A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Ann Surg 2016 Nov;264(5):703-709

*Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium†Department of Vascular Surgery, Zurich University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland‡Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, St. Maarten Hospital, Duffel, Belgium§Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, UK¶Department of Vascular Surgery, St. Elisabeth Hospital, Tilburg, The Netherlands||Department of Vascular Surgery, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000001871DOI Listing
November 2016

Treatment of the femoropopliteal artery with the bioresorbable REMEDY stent.

J Vasc Surg 2016 Nov 25;64(5):1311-1319. Epub 2016 Jul 25.

Department of Vascular Surgery, Universitair Ziekenhuis Gent, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2016.05.066DOI Listing
November 2016

Perioperative Embolization Load and S-100β Do Not Predict Cognitive Outcome after Carotid Revascularization.

Ann Vasc Surg 2016 Oct 6;36:175-181. Epub 2016 Jul 6.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2016.02.044DOI Listing
October 2016

Magnesium and infection risk after kidney transplantation: An observational cohort study.

J Infect 2016 07 12;73(1):8-17. Epub 2016 Apr 12.

Renal Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2016.04.007DOI Listing
July 2016

Prospective comparison of cognitive effects of carotid endarterectomy versus carotid stenting with flow reversal or distal filters.

J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 2015 19;37(8):834-41. Epub 2015 Aug 19.

a Department of Experimental Psychology , Ghent University , Ghent , Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13803395.2015.1060952DOI Listing
May 2016

Transcervical Carotid Stenting With Dynamic Flow Reversal Demonstrates Embolization Rates Comparable to Carotid Endarterectomy.

J Endovasc Ther 2016 Apr 21;23(2):249-54. Epub 2016 Jan 21.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1526602815626561DOI Listing
April 2016

A Single-Center Comparison of 22 Competing Definitions of Delayed Graft Function After Kidney Transplantation.

Ann Transplant 2016 Mar 15;21:152-9. Epub 2016 Mar 15.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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March 2016

Prediction of delayed graft function after kidney transplantation: comparison between logistic regression and machine learning methods.

BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2015 Oct 14;15:83. Epub 2015 Oct 14.

Department of Information Technology (INTEC), Ghent University - iMinds, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12911-015-0206-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4607098PMC
October 2015

Validation in a Single-Center Cohort of Existing Predictive Models for Delayed Graft Function After Kidney Transplantation.

Ann Transplant 2015 Sep 15;20:544-52. Epub 2015 Sep 15.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12659/AOT.894034DOI Listing
September 2015

Performance of the Endurant stent graft in challenging anatomy.

J Vasc Surg 2015 Aug 1;62(2):312-8. Epub 2015 May 1.

Department of Vascular Surgery, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands; Department of Epidemiology, CAPHRI Research School, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2015.03.024DOI Listing
August 2015

Neurocognitive functioning after carotid revascularization: a systematic review.

Cerebrovasc Dis Extra 2014 Jan 24;4(2):132-48. Epub 2014 Jun 24.

Department of Experimental Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000362921DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4105952PMC
January 2014

Multiple aneurysms in a patient with aneurysms-osteoarthritis syndrome.

Ann Thorac Surg 2013 Jan 25;95(1):332-5. Epub 2012 Dec 25.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Gent, Gent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.05.085DOI Listing
January 2013

Spiral laminar flow prosthetic bypass graft: medium-term results from a first-in-man structured registry study.

Ann Vasc Surg 2012 Nov 8;26(8):1093-9. Epub 2012 Jun 8.

Division of Cardiovascular Research, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2012.02.001DOI Listing
November 2012

Recent advancements in medical simulation: patient-specific virtual reality simulation.

World J Surg 2012 Jul;36(7):1703-12

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-012-1489-0DOI Listing
July 2012

Endovascular treatment of an iatrogenic perforation of the internal iliac vein.

Ann Vasc Surg 2012 Jul;26(5):733.e1-4

Department of Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2011.08.028DOI Listing
July 2012

Simulated procedure rehearsal is more effective than a preoperative generic warm-up for endovascular procedures.

Ann Surg 2012 Jun;255(6):1184-9

Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, St Mary's Hospital, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0b013e31824f9dbfDOI Listing
June 2012

Near-infrared spectroscopy for monitoring spinal cord ischemia during hybrid thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair.

J Endovasc Ther 2011 Feb;18(1):91-5

Department of Anesthesiology, Ghent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1583/10-3224.1DOI Listing
February 2011

Patient-specific simulation in carotid artery stenting.

J Vasc Surg 2010 Dec 25;52(6):1700-5. Epub 2010 Oct 25.

Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, St Mary's Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2010.08.015DOI Listing
December 2010

Fifteen years of infrapopliteal arterial reconstructions with cryopreserved venous allografts for limb salvage.

J Vasc Surg 2010 Apr;51(4):869-77

Department of Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2009.11.062DOI Listing
April 2010

Visuospatial and psychomotor aptitude predicts endovascular performance of inexperienced individuals on a virtual reality simulator.

J Vasc Surg 2010 Apr;51(4):1035-42

Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2009.11.059DOI Listing
April 2010

Selective accumulation of langerhans-type dendritic cells in small airways of patients with COPD.

Respir Res 2010 Mar 22;11:35. Epub 2010 Mar 22.

Laboratory for Translational Research in Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1465-9921-11-35DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2858735PMC
March 2010

Guidelines for pre-operative cardiac risk assessment and perioperative cardiac management in non-cardiac surgery: the Task Force for Preoperative Cardiac Risk Assessment and Perioperative Cardiac Management in Non-cardiac Surgery of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and endorsed by the European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA).

Eur J Anaesthesiol 2010 Feb;27(2):92-137

Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/EJA.0b013e328334c017DOI Listing
February 2010

Outcome of arterial reconstruction and free-flap coverage in diabetic foot ulcers: long-term results.

World J Surg 2010 Jan;34(1):177-84

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-009-0250-9DOI Listing
January 2010

Cognitive training improves clinically relevant outcomes during simulated endovascular procedures.

J Vasc Surg 2008 Nov 4;48(5):1223-30, 1230.e1. Epub 2008 Sep 4.

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2008.06.034DOI Listing
November 2008

Transesophageal endoscopic ultrasound with fine needle aspiration in the preoperative staging of malignant pleural mesothelioma.

Clin Cancer Res 2008 Oct;14(19):6259-63

Department of Respiratory Medicine and Lung Oncology Network, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-07-5283DOI Listing
October 2008

Endoscopic ultrasound reduces surgical mediastinal staging in lung cancer: a randomized trial.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2008 Mar 25;177(5):531-5. Epub 2007 Oct 25.

Ghent University Hospital, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Building 7K12 I.E, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1164/rccm.200708-1241OCDOI Listing
March 2008

The yield of endoscopic ultrasound in lung cancer staging: does lymph node size matter?

J Thorac Oncol 2008 Mar;3(3):245-9

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JTO.0b013e3181653cbbDOI Listing
March 2008

The sound of the parasite. Diagnosing mediastinal cysts with endoscopic ultrasound techniques.

Respiration 2008 30;75(1):98-9. Epub 2005 Sep 30.

Department of Respiratory Diseases, Endoscopy Unit, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000088692DOI Listing
February 2008

Virtual reality simulation objectively differentiates level of carotid stent experience in experienced interventionalists.

J Vasc Surg 2007 Nov;46(5):855-63

Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2007.06.028DOI Listing
November 2007

A call for uniform reporting standards in studies assessing endovascular treatment for chronic ischaemia of lower limb arteries.

Eur Heart J 2007 Apr 22;28(7):798-805. Epub 2007 Feb 22.

Department of Clinical and Interventional Angiology, Swiss Cardiovascular Center, Inselspital, University of Bern, Freiburgstrasse, CH-3010 Bern, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehl545DOI Listing
April 2007

Asymptomatic congenital extradural vertebral arteriovenous fistula: treatment with electrolytically detachable coils.

Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 2006 Mar-Apr;29(2):311-4

Department of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, Ghent, B-9000, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00270-004-9197-2DOI Listing
June 2006

Emergency endovascular treatment for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm and the risk of spinal cord ischemia.

J Vasc Surg 2005 Oct;42(4):608-14

Department of Surgery, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2005.06.023DOI Listing
October 2005

The effects of acute isovolemic hemodilution on oxygenation during one-lung ventilation.

Anesth Analg 2005 Jan;100(1):15-20

Department of Anesthesiology 2K12, Gent University Hospital, De Pintelaan, 185, 9000 Gent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1213/01.ANE.0000136771.64552.9CDOI Listing
January 2005

Translumbar extraperitoneal decompression for abdominal compartment syndrome after endovascular treatment of a ruptured AAA.

J Endovasc Ther 2003 Oct;10(5):933-5

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/152660280301000515DOI Listing
October 2003

Severe complications after nonoperative treatment of traumatic aortic rupture.

J Trauma 2002 Oct;53(4):784-6

University Hospital Ghent, Belgium.

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October 2002