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By Jianing Yue Attending Vascular Surgeon, Zhongshan Hospital Fudan University, Shanghai, China
H Kinjo, A Kafa
PURPOSE: To evaluate retrospectively and compare the long-term patency and the antihypertensive effect of open surgery, angioplasty, and stent insertion of the renal artery stenosis due to Takayasu's arteritis. PATIENTS AND METHODS: We retrospectively analyzed and compared the effects on blood pressure and permeability of the renal artery over 23 patients (age ranging from 16 to 60 years, mean 33.9 years); with renovascular hypertension caused by Takayasu's arteritis...
July 2015: Il Giornale di Chirurgia
Patric Liang, Rob Hurks, Rodney P Bensley, Allen Hamdan, Mark Wyers, Elliot Chaikof, Marc L Schermerhorn
OBJECTIVE: Optimal management of renal artery stenosis (RAS) remains unclear. Recent randomized controlled trials have shown no clear benefit with percutaneous transluminal angioplasty with or without stenting (PTRA/S) over medical management. We hypothesize that interventions for RAS are decreasing nationally. METHODS: The Nationwide Inpatient Sample, 1988-2009, was used to identify patients with a diagnosis of renal artery atherosclerosis undergoing open surgical repair (bypass or endarterectomy) or PTRA/S...
November 2013: Journal of Vascular Surgery
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