Publications

Aneurysms

  1. Gupta R, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Eckhouse R.  Comaneci neck bridging device for the treatment of cerebral aneurysms.  J Neurointerv Surg. 2015 Jan 12. pii: neurintsurg-2014-011518. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2014-011518. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 25583530
  2. Cortese B, Silva Orrego P, Virmani R. Late coronary BVS malapposition and aneurysm: A Time for Appraisal. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Dec 13. doi: 10.1002/ccd.25766. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 25504909
  3. Portanova A, Hakakian N, Mikulis DJ, Virmani R, Abdalla WM, Wasserman BA.  Intracranial vasa vasorum: insights and implications for imaging.  Radiology. 2013 Jun;267(3):667-79. doi: 10.1148/radiol.13112310. Review.  PMID: 23704290
  4. Tao M, Yu P, Nguyen BT, Mizrahi B, Savion N, Kolodgie FD, Virmani R, Hao S, Ozaki CK, Schneiderman J. Locally applied leptin induces regional aortic wall degeneration preceding aneurysm formation in apolipoprotein E-deficient mice.   Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2013 Feb;33(2):311-20. doi: 10.1161/ATVBAHA.112.300543. Epub 2012 Dec 6.  PMID: 23220275
  5. Killer-Oberpfalzer M, Aichholzer M, Weis S, Richling B, Jones R, Virmani R, Cruise GM. Histological analysis of clipped human intracranial aneurysms and parent arteries with short-term follow-up.  Cardiovasc Pathol. 2012 Jul-Aug;21(4):299-306. doi: 10.1016/j.carpath.2011.09.010. Epub 2011 Nov 18.  PMID: 22100991
  6. Nakano M, Vorpahl M, Otsuka F, Virmani R.  Optical frequency domain imaging of stent fracture and coronary dissection associated with intraplaque hemorrhage.  JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2011 Sep;4(9):1047-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2011.05.020. No abstract available.   PMID: 21939948
  7. Killer M, Kallmes D, Jones R, Ding Y, Vestal M, Hauser T, Virmani R, Cruise G.  Long-term angiographic and histological results of a new hydrogel-containing filling coil in experimental rabbit aneurysms.  Minim Invasive Neurosurg. 2010 Jun;53(3):97-105. doi: 10.1055/s-0030-1252059. Epub 2010 Aug 31  PMID: 20809449
  8. Cruise GM, Rivera EA, Jones RM, Vestal M, Virmani R, Ding YH, Kallmes DF.  A comparison of experimental aneurysm occlusion determination by angiography, scanning electron microscopy, MICROFIL perfusion, and histology.  J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2009 Nov;91(2):669-78. doi: 10.1002/jbm.b.31443.  PMID: 19582862
  9. Waksman R, McEwan PE, Moore TI, Pakala R, Kolodgie FD, Hellinga DG, Seabron RC, Rychnovsky SJ, Vasek J, Scott RW, Virmani R. PhotoPoint photodynamic therapy promotes stabilization of atherosclerotic plaques and inhibits plaque progression.  J Am Coll Cardiol. 2008 Sep 16;52(12):1024-32. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2008.06.023.  PMID: 18786486
  10. Burke AP, Tavora F, Narula N, Tomaszewski JE, Virmani R. Aortitis and ascending aortic aneurysm: description of 52 cases and proposal of a histologic classification.  Hum Pathol. 2008 Apr;39(4):514-26. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2007.08.018. Epub 2008 Feb 21.  PMID: 18294676
  11. Stefanadis C, Toutouzas K, Stefanadi E, Kolodgie F, Virmani R, Kipshidze N. First experimental application of bevacizumab-eluting PC coated stent for inhibition of vasa vasorum of atherosclerotic plaque: angiographic results in a rabbit atheromatic model.  Hellenic J Cardiol. 2006 Jan-Feb;47(1):7-10.  PMID: 16532709
  12. Virmani R, Kolodgie FD, Farb A. Drug-eluting stents: are they really safe?  Am Heart Hosp J. 2004 Spring;2(2):85-8.   PMID: 15604849
  13. Burke AP, Kutys R, Fowler D, Virmani R. Multiple spontaneous coronary artery dissections in association with anomalous origin of right coronary and intramural coronary artery dysplasia.  Cardiovasc Pathol. 2004 May-Jun;13(3):173-5.  PMID: 15081475
  14. Burke AP, Jarvelainen H, Kolodgie FD, Goel A, Wight TN, Virmani R. Superficial pseudoaneurysms: clinicopathologic aspects and involvement of extracellular matrix proteoglycans.  Mod Pathol. 2004 Apr;17(4):482-8.  PMID: 14976536
  15. Sharma AK, Farb A, Maniar P, Ajani AE, Castagna M, Virmani R, Suddath W, Lindsay J. Spontaneous coronary artery dissection in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosis  Hawaii Med J. 2003 Nov;62(11):248-53 PMID: 14702766
  16. Wolf DA, Burke AP, Patterson KV, Virmani R.  Sudden death following rupture of a right ventricular aneurysm 9 months after ablation therapy of the right ventricular outflow tract. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2002 Jul;25(7):1135-7.  PMID: 12164457
  17. Beach L, Burke A, Radentz S, Virmani R.  Spontaneous fatal rupture of a coronary arterial aneurysm into the right ventricle*.  Am J Cardiol. 2001 Jul 1;88(1):A8, 99-100. No abstract available.   PMID: 11423072
  18. Turk AS, Rappe AH, Villar F, Virmani R, Strother CM. Evaluation of the TriSpan neck bridge device for the treatment of wide-necked aneurysms: an experimental study in canines.  Stroke. 2001 Feb;32(2):492-7.  PMID: 11157188
  19. Burke A, Virmani R. Inflammatory aneurysm or Takayasu’s disease?  Ann Thorac Surg. 1998 Jun;65(6):1835-6. No abstract available.   PMID: 9647126
  20. Burke AP, Virmani R, Perry LW, Li L, King TM, Smialek J. Fatal Kawasaki disease with coronary arteritis and no coronary aneurysms.  Pediatrics. 1998 Jan;101(1 Pt 1):108-12. No abstract available.   PMID: 9417162