Publications

  1. Kabnick LS, Sadek M, Bjarnason H, Coleman DM, Dillavou ED, Hingorani AP, Lal BK, Lawrence PF, Malgor RD, Puggioni A. Classification and treatment of endothermal heat-induced thrombosis: Recommendations from the American Venous Forum and the Society for Vascular Surgery. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2021 Jan; 9 (1):6-22 Epub 2020 Oct 01
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  2. Tran TT, Bjarnason H, McDonald J, Goss B, Kim B, Houghton DE, Stavem K, Klow NE. Does prophylactic inferior vena cava filter reduce the hazard of pulmonary embolism and mortality in severe trauma? A single center retrospective comparative study. Eur J Radiol Open. 2021; 8:100299 Epub 2020 Dec 10
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  3. Welby JP, Fender EA, Peikert T, Holmes DR Jr, Bjarnason H, Knavel-Koepsel EM. Evaluation of Outcomes Following Pulmonary Artery Stenting in Fibrosing Mediastinitis. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2020 Nov 17 [Epub ahead of print]
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  4. Erben Y, Vasquez I, Li Y, Gloviczki P, Kalra M, Oderich G, De Martino RR, Bjarnason H, Neisen MJ, Moore JF, Da Rocha-Franco JA, Sanchez-Valenzuela MC, Frey G, Toskich B, Devcic Z, Farres H, Oldenburg WA, Gomez-Perez J, Yarbrough JR, Adalia M, Stone W, Meltzer AJ, Hakaim AG. A multi-institutional review of endovenous thermal ablation of the saphenous vein finds male sex and use of anticoagulation are predictors of long-term failure. Phlebology. 2020 Nov 11; 268355520972923 [Epub ahead of print]
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  5. Kabnick LS, Sadek M, Bjarnason H, Coleman DM, Dillavou ED, Hingorani AP, Lal BK, Lawrence PF, Malgor R, Puggioni A. Classification and treatment of endothermal heat-induced thrombosis: Recommendations from the American Venous Forum and the Society for Vascular Surgery This Practice Guidelines document has been co-published in Phlebology [DOI: 10.1177/0268355520953759] and Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders [DOI: 10.1016/j.jvsv.2020.06.008]. The publications are identical except for minor stylistic and spelling differences in keeping with each journal's style. The contribution has been published u Phlebology. 2020 Sep 30; 268355520953759 Epub 2020 Sept 30
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  6. Ahmed MM, Merzkani MA, D'Costa MR, Leghrouz MA, Fidler ME, Bjarnason H, Dean PG, Fervenza FC, Reddy S, Amer H. Nonrecurrent Early Post-Transplantation Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis. Kidney Int Rep. 2020 Sep; 5 (9):1518-1525 Epub 2020 June 20
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  7. El-Sabawi B, Al-Hijji MA, Eleid MF, Cabalka AK, Ammash NM, Dearani JA, Bjarnason H, Holmes DR, Rihal CS. Transcatheter closure of coronary artery fistula: A 21-year experience. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Aug; 96 (2):311-319 Epub 2020 Jan 10
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  8. Mozes GD, Pather K, Oderich GS, Mirza A, Colglazier JJ, Shuja F, Mendes BC, Kalra M, Bjarnason H, Bower TC, Huang Y, Gloviczki P, DeMartino RR. Outcomes of Onyx(R) Embolization of Type II Endoleaks After Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. Ann Vasc Surg. 2020 Aug; 67:223-231 Epub 2020 Mar 13
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  9. Warad DM, Rao AN, Bjarnason H, Rodriguez V. Clinical Outcomes of May-Thurner Syndrome in Pediatric Patients: A Single Institutional Experience. TH Open. 2020 Jul; 4 (3):e189-e196 Epub 2020 Aug 20
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  10. Fender EA, Widmer RJ, Knavel Koepsel EM, Welby JP, Kern R, Peikert T, Bjarnason H, Holmes DR Jr. Catheter based treatments for fibrosing mediastinitis. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Nov 15; 94 (6):878-885 Epub 2019 Feb 21
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  11. Lopez R, DeMartino R, Fleming M, Bjarnason H, Neisen M. Aspiration thrombectomy for acute iliofemoral or central deep venous thrombosis. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2019 Mar; 7 (2):162-168 Epub 2019 Jan 10
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  12. Bookwalter CA, VanBuren WM, Neisen MJ, Bjarnason H. Imaging Appearance and Nonsurgical Management of Pelvic Venous Congestion Syndrome. Radiographics. 2019 Mar-Apr; 39 (2):596-608
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  13. Haddad MM, Thompson SM, McPhail IR, Bendel EC, Kalra M, Stockland AH, Neidert NB, Andrews JC, Misra S, Bjarnason H, Neisen MJ. Is Long-Term Anticoagulation Required after Stent Placement for Benign Superior Vena Cava Syndrome? J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2018 Dec; 29 (12):1741-1747 Epub 2018 Nov 03
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  14. Kumar N, Neidert NB, Diehn FE, Campeau NG, Morris JM, Bjarnason H. A novel etiology for craniospinal hypovolemia: a case of inferior vena cava obstruction. J Neurosurg Spine. 2018 Oct; 29 (4):452-455 Epub 2018 July 13
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  15. Rathore A, Gloviczki P, Bjarnason H. Management of giant embryonic vein in Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2018 Jul; 6 (4):523-525
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  16. Ahmed AT, Mohammed K, Chehab M, Brinjikji W, Murad MH, Cloft H, Bjarnason H. Correction to: Comparing Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty and Stent Placement for Treatment of Subclavian Arterial Occlusive Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2018 Jun; 41 (6):983
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  17. Haddad MM, Simmons B, McPhail IR, Kalra M, Neisen MJ, Johnson MP, Stockland AH, Andrews JC, Misra S, Bjarnason H. Comparison of Covered Versus Uncovered Stents for Benign Superior Vena Cava (SVC) Obstruction. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2018 May; 41 (5):712-717 Epub 2018 Feb 28
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  18. Knight JA, Thompson SM, Fleming CJ, Bendel EC, Neisen MJ, Neidert NB, Stockland AH, Bjarnason H, Woodrum DA. Safety and Effectiveness of Palliative Tunneled Peritoneal Drainage Catheters in the Management of Refractory Malignant and Non-malignant Ascites. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2018 May; 41 (5):753-761 Epub 2018 Jan 17
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  19. Simmons B, Wysokinski W, Saadiq RA, Bott-Kitslaar D, Henkin S, Casanegra A, Lenz C, Daniels P, Bjarnason H, Vargas E, Hodge D, Holton SJ, Cerhan JR, Loprinzi C, McBane R 2nd. Efficacy and safety of rivaroxaban compared to enoxaparin in treatment of cancer-associated venous thromboembolism. Eur J Haematol. 2018 Apr 4 Epub 2018 Apr 04
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  20. Takahashi EA, Reisenauer CJ, Stockland AH, Bjarnason H, Neisen MJ, Neidert NB, Harmsen WS, Day CN, Misra S. Pulmonary embolism attenuation is a potential imaging biomarker for pulmonary artery hemodynamic improvement after catheter-directed thrombolysis. Vasc Med. 2018 Apr; 23 (2):134-138 Epub 2018 Mar 02
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  21. Erben Y, Bjarnason H, Oladottir GL, McBane RD, Gloviczki P. Endovascular recanalization for nonmalignant obstruction of the inferior vena cava. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2018 Mar; 6 (2):173-182 Epub 2018 Jan 11
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  22. Weinberg I, Bjarnason H. Great Debates in Vascular Medicine: Should all inferior vena cava (IVC) filters be removed? Vasc Med 2018 Feb; 23 (1):75-77 Epub 2018 Jan 10
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  23. Takahashi EA, Kallmes DF, Fleming CJ, McDonald RJ, McKusick MA, Bjarnason H, Harmsen WS, Misra S. Predictors and Outcomes of Postcontrast Acute Kidney Injury after Endovascular Renal Artery Intervention. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2017 Dec; 28 (12):1687-1692 Epub 2017 Sept 22
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  24. Lenz CJ, Wysokinski WE, Henkin S, Cohoon KP, Casanegra A, Simmons BS, Saadiq RA, Daniels PR, Wysokinska EM, Bjarnason H, McBane RD. Ovarian Vein Thrombosis: Incidence of Recurrent Venous Thromboembolism and Survival. Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Nov; 130 (5):1127-1135
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  25. Saad A, Dietz AB, Herrmann SMS, Hickson LJ, Glockner JF, McKusick MA, Misra S, Bjarnason H, Armstrong AS, Gastineau DA, Lerman LO, Textor SC. Autologous Mesenchymal Stem Cells Increase Cortical Perfusion in Renovascular Disease. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Sep; 28 (9):2777-2785 Epub 2017 May 01
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  26. Saad A, Herrmann SMS, Eirin A, Ferguson CM, Glockner JF, Bjarnason H, McKusick MA, Misra S, Lerman LO, Textor SC. Phase 2a Clinical Trial of Mitochondrial Protection (Elamipretide) During Stent Revascularization in Patients With Atherosclerotic Renal Artery Stenosis. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Sep; 10 (9)
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  27. Casanegra AI, McBane RD, Bjarnason H. Intervention radiology for venous thrombosis: early thrombus removal using invasive methods. Br J Haematol. 2017 Apr; 177 (2):173-184 Epub 2017 Apr 02
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  28. Saad A, Wang W, Herrmann SM, Glockner JF, Mckusick MA, Misra S, Bjarnason H, Lerman LO, Textor SC. Atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis is associated with elevated cell cycle arrest markers related to reduced renal blood flow and postcontrast hypoxia. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2016 Nov; 31 (11):1855-1863 Epub 2016 July 29
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  29. Takahashi EA, McKusick MA, Bjarnason H, Piryani A, Harmsen WS, Misra S. Treatment of In-Stent Restenosis in Patients with Renal Artery Stenosis. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 Nov; 27 (11):1657-1662 Epub 2016 Aug 05
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  30. Rathore A, Gloviczki P, Bjarnason H. Open surgical removal of iliac vein Wallstents with excision of pseudointima obstructing the contralateral iliac vein. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2016 Oct; 4 (4):525-9 Epub 2016 Aug 08
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  31. Heideman PP, Rajebi MR, McKusick MA, Bjarnason H, Oderich GS, Friese JL, Fleming MD, Stockland AH, Harmsen WS, Mandrekar J, Misra S. Impact of Chronic Kidney Disease on Clinical Outcomes of Endovascular Treatment for Femoropopliteal Arterial Disease. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 Aug; 27 (8):1204-14 Epub 2016 June 16
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  32. Ahmed AT, Mohammed K, Chehab M, Brinjikji W, Murad MH, Cloft H, Bjarnason H. Comparing Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty and Stent Placement for Treatment of Subclavian Arterial Occlusive Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2016 May; 39 (5):652-667 Epub 2015 Dec 02
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  33. Behrens G, Bjarnason H. Venous Thromboembolic Disease: The Use of the Aspiration Thrombectomy Device AngioVac. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2015 Dec; 32 (4):374-8
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  34. Erben Y, Gloviczki P, Kalra M, Bjarnason H, Reed NR, Duncan AA, Oderich GS, Bower TC. Treatment of nutcracker syndrome with open and endovascular interventions. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2015 Oct; 3 (4):389-396 Epub 2015 June 30
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  35. Erben Y, De Martino RR, Bjarnason H, Duncan AA, Kalra M, Oderich GS, Bower TC, Gloviczki P. Operative management of hepatic artery aneurysms. J Vasc Surg. 2015 Sep; 62: (3)610-5.
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  36. Johnson AM, Bjarnason H, Shields R, Shih H, McBane R, De Martino RR. Removal of floating inferior vena cava thrombus with the AngioVac device. Vasc Med. 2015 Apr; 20: (2)190-2.
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  37. Rana MA, Gloviczki P, Kalra M, Bjarnason H, Huang Y, Fleming MD. Open surgical removal of retained and dislodged inferior vena cava filters. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2015 Apr; 3 (2):201-6 Epub 2015 Mar 13
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  38. Brown SA, Doolittle DA, Bohanon CJ, Jayaraj A, Naidu SG, Huettl EA, Renfree KJ, Oderich GS, Bjarnason H, Gloviczki P, Wysokinski WE, McPhail IR. Quadrilateral space syndrome: the Mayo Clinic experience with a new classification system and case series. Mayo Clin Proc. 2015 Mar; 90(3):382-94. Epub 2015 Jan 31.
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  39. Carvalho DZ, Hughes JD, Liebo GB, Bendel EC, Bjarnason H, Klaas JP. Venous Congestive Myelopathy due to Chronic Inferior Vena Cava Thrombosis Treated with Endovascular Stenting: Case Report and Review of the Literature. J Vasc Interv Neurol. 2015 Feb; 8 (1):49-53
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  40. Erben Y, Bjarnason H, Oladottir G, Gloviczki P. Endovascular Recanalization of the Nonmalignant Chronically Occluded Inferior Vena Cava. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2015 Jan; 3: (1)118.
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  41. Fu HX, Huang XM, Zhong L, Osborn MJ, Bjarnason H, Mulpuru S, Zhao XX, Friedman PA, Cha YM. Outcome and management of pacemaker-induced superior vena cava syndrome. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2014 Nov; 37(11):1470-6. Epub 2014 Jul 17.
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  42. Ketha SS, Bjarnason H, Oderich GS, Misra S. Clinical features and endovascular management of iliac artery fibromuscular dysplasia. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2014 Jun; 25 (6):949-53 Epub 2014 Apr 24
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  43. Eleid MF, Bjarnason H, Frye RL, Nishimura RA. Exercise right heart catheterization for inferior vena cava obstruction: confirming the hemodynamic significance of an anatomic lesion. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Jan 01; 83: (1)E105-8.
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  44. Erben Y, Gloviczki P, Kalra M, Bjarnason H, Reed N, Duncan A, Oderich GS, Fleming M, De Martino R, Bower TC. Treatment of Nutcracker Syndrome with Open and Endovascular Interventions. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2014 Jan; 2: (1)116.
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  45. Bjarnason H. Tips and tricks for stenting the inferior vena cava. Semin Vasc Surg. 2013 Mar; 26: (1)29-34.
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  46. Rana MA, Oderich GS, Bjarnason H. Endovenous removal of dislodged left renal vein stent in a patient with nutcracker syndrome. Semin Vasc Surg. 2013 Mar; 26: (1)43-7.
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  47. Gifford SM, Kalra M, Gloviczki P, Friese J, Bjarnason H, Duncan A, Oderich G, Fleming M, Bower T. Reflux in the Below-knee Great Saphenous Vein Can Be Safely Treated with Endovenous Ablation. J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord. 2013 Jan; 1: (1)112.
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  48. Johnstone JK, Fleming MD, Costopoulos MG, Bjarnason H. Percutaneous removal of a Bard Simon nitinol permanent inferior vena cava filter. Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther. 2012 Dec; 24(4):198-201. Epub 2013 Jul 01.
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  49. Kumar PV, Alli O, Bjarnason H, Hagler DJ, Sundt TM, Rihal CS. Percutaneous therapeutic approaches to closure of cardiac pseudoaneurysms. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2012 Oct 1; 80(4):687-99. Epub 2012 Apr 17.
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  50. Khosla A, Misra S, Greene EL, Pflueger A, Textor SC, Bjarnason H, McKusick MA. Clinical outcomes in patients with renal artery stenosis treated with stent placement with embolic protection compared with those treated with stent alone. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2012 Aug; 46 (6):447-54 Epub 2012 June 11
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  51. Kurklinsky AK, Bjarnason H, Friese JL, Wysokinski WE, McBane RD, Misselt A, Moller SM, Gloviczki P. Outcomes of venoplasty with stent placement for chronic thrombosis of the iliac and femoral veins: single-center experience. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2012 Aug; 23 (8):1009-15 Epub 2012 June 13
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  52. Bjarnason TA, Bjarnason H, Bergmann OM, Thorisson HM. [Loco-regional therapy for liver malignancy in Iceland]. Laeknabladid. 2012 Jun; 98(6):334-40.
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  53. Power AH, Bjarnason H. Large spontaneous intrahepatic portal-systemic venous shunt treated with coil and Amplatzer vascular plug embolization. Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther. 2012 Jun; 24: (2)90-4.
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  54. Wassong C, Shah B, Kanayama M, Bjarnason H, Milla SS. Radiologic findings of pelvic venous congestion in an adolescent girl with angiographic confirmation and interventional treatment. Pediatr Radiol. 2012 May; 42(5):636-40. Epub 2011 Sep 13.
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  55. Misselt AJ, Zielinski MD, Medina OI, Oderich G, Bjarnason H, McKusick MA, Misra S. Clinical outcomes after endovascular treatment of superficial femoral disease in patients with disabling claudication and critical limb ischemia: midterm analysis. Angiology. 2012 May; 63 (4):259-65 Epub 2011 Aug 25
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  56. Garg N, Kalra M, Friese JL, McKusick MA, Bjarnason H, Bower TC, Duncan AA, Oderich GS, Gloviczki P. Contemporary management of giant renal and visceral arteriovenous fistulae. J Endovasc Ther. 2011 Dec; 18(6):811-8.
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  57. Jama A, Barsoum M, Bjarnason H, Holmes DR Jr, Rihal CS. Percutaneous closure of congenital coronary artery fistulae: results and angiographic follow-up. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2011 Jul; 4(7):814-21.
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  58. Moghaddam MB, Kalra M, Bjarnason H, Vrtiska TJ. Splenic arteriovenous fistula: successful treatment with an Amplatz occlusion device. Ann Vasc Surg. 2011 May; 25: (4)556.e17-20.
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  59. Fankhauser GT, Stone WM, Naidu SG, Oderich GS, Ricotta JJ, Bjarnason H, Money SR, Mayo Vascular Research Center Consortium. The minimally invasive management of visceral artery aneurysms and pseudoaneurysms. J Vasc Surg. 2011 Apr; 53(4):966-70. Epub 2011 Jan 08.
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  60. Garcia-Medina O, Gorny K, McNichols R, Friese J, Misra S, Amrami K, Bjarnason H, Callstrom M, Woodrum D. In vivo evaluation of a MR-guided 980nm laser interstitial thermal therapy system for ablations in porcine liver. Lasers Surg Med. 2011 Apr; 43(4):298-305.
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  61. Garg N, Gloviczki P, Karimi KM, Duncan AA, Bjarnason H, Kalra M, Oderich GS, Bower TC. Factors affecting outcome of open and hybrid reconstructions for nonmalignant obstruction of iliofemoral veins and inferior vena cava. J Vasc Surg. 2011 Feb; 53: (2)383-93.
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  62. Misra S, Khosla A, Friese J, Bjarnason H, Glovicki P, Rooke T, McKusick MA. Outpatient vascular and interventional radiology practice from 2001-2008. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2010 Dec; 21(12):1862-6.
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  63. Wysokinska EM, Sobande F, Wysokinski WE, Bjarnason H, McBane Ii RD. Iliac vein thrombosis: feasibility assessment of randomized controlled trials of endovascular pharmacomechanical thrombolysis. J Thromb Haemost. 2010 Sep; 8 (9):1943-9
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  64. Woodrum DA, Gorny KR, Mynderse LA, Amrami KK, Felmlee JP, Bjarnason H, Garcia-Medina OI, McNichols RJ, Atwell TD, Callstrom MR. Feasibility of 3.0T magnetic resonance imaging-guided laser ablation of a cadaveric prostate. Urology. 2010 Jun; 75(6):1514.e1-6. Epub 2010 Apr 09.
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  65. Woodrum DA, Gorny KR, Mynderse LA, Amrami KK, Felmlee JP, Bjarnason H, et al. Feasibility of 3.OT magnetic resonance imagin-guided laser ablation of a cadaveric prostate. Urology. 2010 Jun; 75(6):1514.
  66. Binkert CA, Drooz AT, Caridi JG, Sands MJ, Bjarnason H, Lynch FC, Rilling WS, Zambuto DA, Stavropoulos SW, Venbrux AC, Kaufman JA. Technical success and safety of retrieval of the G2 filter in a prospective, multicenter study. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2009 Nov; 20(11):1449-53.
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  67. Rahim SA, Greason KL, Bjarnason H, Rihal CS. Left ventricular pseudoaneurysm. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009 Aug 18; 54: (8)740.
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  68. Oderich GS, Bower TC, Sullivan TM, Bjarnason H, Cha S, Gloviczki P. Open versus endovascular revascularization for chronic mesenteric ischemia: risk-stratified outcomes. J Vasc Surg. 2009 Jun; 49(6):1472-9.e3.
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  69. Gloviczki P, Duncan A, Kalra M, Oderich G, Ricotta J, Bower T, McKusick M, Bjarnason H, Driscoll D. Vascular malformations: an update. Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther. 2009 Jun; 21(2):133-48. Epub 2009 Aug 26.
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  70. Woodrum DA, Bjarnason H, Andrews JC. Portal vein venoplasty and stent placement in the nontransplant population. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2009 May; 20(5):593-9. Epub 2009 Mar 31.
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  71. Misra S, Fu AA, Puggioni A, Glockner JF, McKusick MA, Bjarnason H, Mukhopadhyay D. Proteomic profiling in early venous stenosis formation in a porcine model of hemodialysis graft. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2009 Feb; 20 (2):241-51 Epub 2008 Nov 22
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  72. Thatipelli M, Misra S, Johnson CM, Andrews JC, Stanson AW, Bjarnason H, McKusick MA. Renal artery stent placement for restoration of renal function in hemodialysis recipients with renal artery stenosis. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Nov; 19(11):1563-8.
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  73. Misra S, Gomes MT, Mathew V, Barsness GW, Textor SC, Bjarnason H, McKusick MA. Embolic protection devices in patients with renal artery stenosis with chronic renal insufficiency: a clinical study. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Nov; 19(11):1639-45. Epub 2008 Sep 12.
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  74. Misra S, Fu AA, Anderson JL, Glockner JF, McKusick MA, Bjarnason H, Woodrum DA, Mukhopadhyay D. Fetuin-A expression in early venous stenosis formation in a porcine model of hemodialysis graft failure. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Oct; 19 (10):1477-82 Epub 2008 Aug 09
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  75. Throckmorton AD, Askegard-Giesmann J, Hoskin TL, Bjarnason H, Donohue JH, Boughey JC, Degnim AC. Sclerotherapy for the treatment of postmastectomy seroma. Am J Surg. 2008 Oct; 196 (4):541-4
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  76. Misra S, Thatipelli MR, Howe PW, Hunt C, Mathew V, Barsness GW, Pflueger A, Textor SC, Bjarnason H, McKusick MA. Preliminary study of the use of drug-eluting stents in atherosclerotic renal artery stenoses 4 mm in diameter or smaller. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Jun; 19: (6)833-9.
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  77. Misra S, Fu AA, Anderson JL, Sethi S, Glockner JF, McKusick MA, Bjarnason H, Woodrum DA, Mukhopadhyay D. The rat femoral arteriovenous fistula model: increased expression of matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9 at the venous stenosis. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Apr; 19(4):587-94.
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  78. Misra S, Gyamlani G, Swaminathan S, Buehrig CK, Bjarnason H, McKusick MA, Andrews JC, Johnson CM, Fervenza FC, Leung N. Safety and diagnostic yield of transjugular renal biopsy. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Apr; 19(4):546-51.
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  79. Barsoum M, Rooke T, Bjarnason H. Do we really need a new varicose vein technique? Endovascular Today. 2008 Apr; 7(4):42-4.
  80. Rizvi AZ, Kalra M, Bjarnason H, Bower TC, Schleck C, Gloviczki P. Benign superior vena cava syndrome: stenting is now the first line of treatment. J Vasc Surg. 2008 Feb; 47(2):372-80.
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  81. Misra S, Sturludottir M, Mathew V, Bjarnason H, McKusick M, Iyer VK. Treatment of complex stenoses involving renal artery bifurcations with use of drug-eluting stents. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Feb; 19(2 Pt 1):272-8.
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  82. Misra S, Fu AA, Puggioni A, Glockner JF, Rajan DK, McKusick MA, Bjarnason H, Mukhopadhyay D. Increased expression of hypoxia-inducible factor-1 alpha in venous stenosis of arteriovenous polytetrafluoroethylene grafts in a chronic renal insufficiency porcine model. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Feb; 19(2 Pt 1):260-5.
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  83. Misra S, Fu AA, Rajan DK, Juncos LA, McKusick MA, Bjarnason H, Mukhopadhyay D. Expression of hypoxia inducible factor-1 alpha, macrophage migration inhibition factor, matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9, and their inhibitors in hemodialysis grafts and arteriovenous fistulas. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Feb; 19: (2 Pt 1)252-9.
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  84. Misra S, Lee N, Fu AA, Raghavakaimal S, Mandrekar J, Bjarnason H, McKusick MA, Iruela-Arispe L, Mukhopadhyay D. Increased expression of a disintegrin and metalloproteinase thrombospondin 1 in thrombosed hemodialysis grafts. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Jan; 19: (1)111-9.
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  85. Thatipelli MR, Sabater EA, Bjarnason H, McKusick MA, Misra S. CT angiography of renal artery anatomy for evaluating embolic protection devices. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2007 Jul; 18: (7)842-6.
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  86. Chee CE, Bjarnason H, Prasad A. Superior vena cava syndrome: an increasingly frequent complication of cardiac procedures. Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med. 2007 Apr; 4(4):226-30.
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  87. Delis KT, Bjarnason H, Wennberg PW, Rooke TW, Gloviczki P. Successful iliac vein and inferior vena cava stenting ameliorates venous claudication and improves venous outflow, calf muscle pump function, and clinical status in post-thrombotic syndrome. Ann Surg. 2007 Jan; 245 (1):130-9
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  88. Delis KT, Gloviczki P, Bjarnason H, Sullivan TM, McKusick MA, Kalra M, Bower TC. Endovascular repair of ruptured saccular aneurysms of the descending thoracic aorta. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2006 Sep; 17: (9)1527-33.
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  89. Schueler BA, Vrieze TJ, Bjarnason H, Stanson AW. An investigation of operator exposure in interventional radiology. Radiographics. 2006 Sep-Oct; 26(5):1533-41; discussion 1541.
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  90. Riesenman PJ, Bower TC, Oderich GS, Bjarnason H. Multiple hepatic artery aneurysms: use of transcatheter embolization for rupture. Ann Vasc Surg. 2006 May; 20 (3):399-404 Epub 2006 Apr 26
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  91. Misra S, Doherty MG, Woodrum D, Homburger J, Mandrekar JN, Elkouri S, Sabater EA, Bjarnason H, Fu AA, Glockner JF, Greene EL, Mukhopadhyay D. Adventitial remodeling with increased matrix metalloproteinase-2 activity in a porcine arteriovenous polytetrafluoroethylene grafts. Kidney Int. 2005 Dec; 68(6):2890-900.
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  92. Gloviczki P, Konstantinos TD, Bjarnason H. Endovascular Treatment for Major Vein Occlusion. Trends in Vascular Surgery. 2005:229-241.
  93. Hunter DW, Chamsuddin A, Bjarnason H, Kowalik K. Preventing contrast-induced nephropathy with fenoldopam. Tech Vasc Interv Radiol. 2004 Mar; 4(1):53-6.
  94. Bjarnason H. Endovascular treatment for chronic iliofemoral venous obstruction Perspectives in Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy. 2004; 16: (3)223-32.
  95. Kalra M, Gloviczki P, Andrews JC, Cherry KJ Jr, Bower TC, Panneton JM, Bjarnason H, Noel AA, Schleck C, Harmsen WS, Canton LG, Pairolero PC. Open surgical and endovascular treatment of superior vena cava syndrome caused by nonmalignant disease. J Vasc Surg. 2003 Aug; 38 (2):215-23
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