Full Text Journal Articles by
Author Michel Bosiers

Advertisement

Find full text journal articles






Early and mid-term results from a postmarket observational study of Zenith t-Branch thoracoabdominal endovascular graft.

Michel Bosiers, Tilo Kölbel, Timothy Resch, Nikolaos Tsilimparis, Giovanni Torsello, Martin Austermann,

<h4>Objective</h4>We have reported the short-term outcomes regarding the safety of the off-the-shelf Zenith t-Branch multibranched thoracoabdominal stent-graft (William Cook Europe ApS, Bjaeverskov, Denmark) in a postmarket, multicenter study.<h4>Methods</h4>Patients who had been treated with the t-Branch device from September 2012 to November 2017 at three European centers were either prospectively or ... Read more >>

J Vasc Surg (Journal of vascular surgery)
[2021, :]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Bilateral Use of Iliac Branch Devices for Aortoiliac Aneurysms Is Safe and Feasible, and Procedural Volume Does Not Seem to Affect Technical or Clinical Effectiveness: Early and Midterm Results From the pELVIS International Multicentric Registry.

Mario D'Oria, Georgios A Pitoulias, Giovanni F Torsello, Apostolos G Pitoulias, Stefano Fazzini, Fabrizio Masciello, Fabio Verzini, Konstantinos P Donas, ,

<h4>Objective</h4>To evaluate early and follow-up outcomes following bilateral use of iliac branch devices (IBD) for aortoiliac endografting and assess the impact of center volume. We used data from the pELVIS international multicentric registry.<h4>Methods</h4>For the purpose of this study, only those patients receiving concomitant bilateral IBD implantation were analyzed. To assess ... Read more >>

J Endovasc Ther (Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists)
[2021, :15266028211016439]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Advertisement

Performance of the Gore VBX Balloon Expandable Endoprosthesis as Bridging Stent-Graft in Branched Endovascular Aortic Repair for Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms.

Giovanni B Torsello, Apostolos Pitoulias, Sarah Litterscheid, Bärbel Berekoven, Giovanni-Federico Torsello, Martin Austermann, Michel J Bosiers,

<h4>Purpose</h4>Bridging stent stability is crucial for efficacy and safety of branched aortic endovascular repair (bEVAR) of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms (TAAAs). In this study, we assess the performance of the new Viabahn Balloon-Expandable endoprosthesis (VBX) in bEVAR. Based on our learning curve we give recommendations for a safe and effective use ... Read more >>

J Endovasc Ther (Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists)
[2021, 28(4):549-554]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



2-Year Outcomes of the Eluvia Drug-Eluting Stent for the Treatment of Complex Femoropopliteal Lesions.

Konstantinos Stavroulakis, Giovanni Torsello, Michel Bosiers, Angeliki Argyriou, Nikolaos Tsilimparis, Theodosios Bisdas,

<h4>Objectives</h4>The aim of this study was to evaluate the 2-year performance of a polymer-based drug-eluting stent (DES) for the treatment of complex femoropopliteal lesions.<h4>Background</h4>Despite the promising early outcomes of the Eluvia DES, the long-term safety and efficacy of the device in a real-world scenario remain unclear.<h4>Methods</h4>Between March 2016 and December ... Read more >>

JACC Cardiovasc Interv (JACC. Cardiovascular interventions)
[2021, 14(6):692-701]

Cited: 1 time

View full text PDF listing >>



Iliac Branch Devices With Standard vs Fenestrated/Branched Stent-Grafts: Does Aneurysm Complexity Produce Worse Outcomes? Insights From the pELVIS Registry.

Konstantinos Spanos, Tilo Kölbel, Martin Scheerbaum, Konstantinos P Donas, Martin Austermann, Fiona Rohlffs, Fabio Verzini, Nikolaos Tsilimparis, ,

<b>Purpose:</b> To compare the outcomes of iliac branch devices (IBD) used in combination with standard endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) vs with fenestrated/branched EVAR (f/bEVAR) to treat complex aortoiliac aneurysms. <b>Materials and Methods:</b> The pELVIS Registry database containing the outcomes of IBD use at 8 European centers was interrogated to identify ... Read more >>

J Endovasc Ther (Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists)
[2020, 27(6):910-916]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



One-year outcome of the paclitaxel-eluting Legflow balloon catheter in the treatment of long and complex femoropopliteal lesions.

Marc Bosiers, Koen Deloose, Giovanni Torsello, Dierk Scheinert, Jürgen Verbist, Wouter van den Eynde, Lieven Maene, Roel Beelen, Koen Keirse, Jeroen Hendriks, Joren Callaert, Michel Bosiers, Jeroen Wauters,

<h4>Background</h4>The aim of this study is to investigate the efficacy of the paclitaxel-eluting Legflow balloon catheter in the treatment of "real-world" long and complex femoropopliteal lesions.<h4>Methods</h4>The REFLOW study was a prospective, multi-national, non-randomized, single arm study evaluating the safety and efficacy of the Legflow paclitaxel-eluting balloon dilatation catheter in the ... Read more >>

J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) (The Journal of cardiovascular surgery)
[2020, 61(4):471-477]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



One-Year Results From the SURPASS Observational Registry of the CTAG Stent-Graft With the Active Control System.

Giovanni Federico Torsello, Angeliki Argyriou, Konstantinos Stavroulakis, Michel J Bosiers, Martin Austermann, Giovanni B Torsello, ,

Purpose: To report the outcomes from the observational SURPASS registry, which was created to assess the performance of the Conformable TAG (CTAG) stent-graft with the Active Control System (ACS) in patients undergoing thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) in a real-world setting. Materials and Methods: The SURPASS registry (ClinicalTrials.gov; identifier NCT03286400) ... Read more >>

J Endovasc Ther (Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists)
[2020, 27(3):421-427]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Is vessel prep necessary before treating the superficial femoral artery?

Michel Bosiers,

The standard of care for treating symptomatic peripheral arterial disease has been percutaneous transluminal angioplasty with or without stenting over the last couple of years. This endovascular treatment of claudicants or patients with critical limb ischemia has increased in numbers and has even surpassed open surgery. Our daily practice has ... Read more >>

J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) (The Journal of cardiovascular surgery)
[2019, 60(5):557-566]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Effectiveness of Intra-Arterial Aneurysm Sac Embolization for Type Ia Endoleak after Endovascular Aneurysm Repair.

Elena Marchiori, Monika Herten, Michel Bosiers, Arne Schwindt, Theodosios Bisdas, Martin Austermann, Giovanni Torsello, Konstantinos Stavroulakis,

PURPOSE:To evaluate the effectiveness and durability of intra-arterial aneurysm sac embolization for the treatment of type Ia endoleak after endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR). MATERIALS AND METHODS:From February 2011 to December 2016, 22 patients underwent embolization of a type Ia endoleak after EVAR. Four patients (18%) were treated during the index ... Read more >>

J Vasc Interv Radiol (Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR)
[2019, 30(4):531-538]

Cited: 2 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Longer bridging stent-grafts in iliac branch endografting does not worsen outcome and expands its applicability, even in concomitant diseased hypogastric arteries.

Michel J Bosiers, Giuseppe Panuccio, Theodosios Bisdas, Arne Stachmann, Konstantinos P Donas, Giovanni Torsello, Martin Austermann,

<h4>Background</h4>The iliac side branch device (IBD) is a valid method for the treatment of abdominal aorto-iliac aneurysms. However there is still a lack of evidence regarding the optimal length of the bridging stent graft (BSG) since aneurysmal degeneration of the hypogastric artery (HA) is an exclusion criterion. The aim of ... Read more >>

J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) (The Journal of cardiovascular surgery)
[2020, 61(2):191-195]

Cited: 1 time

View full text PDF listing >>



Balloon Angioplasty Versus Bailout Stenting for Isolated Chronic Total Occlusions in the Popliteal Artery.

Maxime Elens, Robert Verhelst, Stefano Mastrobuoni, Michel J Bosiers, Julien Possoz, Valérie Lacroix, Parla Astarci,

<h4>Aims:</h4>Stenting of the popliteal artery (PA) is generally considered inappropriate due to the high mechanical stress and bending of the artery during knee flexion. Nevertheless, vessel recoil remains problematic following angioplasty procedure for chronic total occlusions (CTOs) and adjunctive stenting may be required. The purpose of this study is to ... Read more >>

Vasc Endovascular Surg (Vascular and endovascular surgery)
[2019, 53(2):126-131]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Surgical versus endovascular revascularization of subclavian artery arteriosclerotic disease.

Marco V Usai, Michel J Bosiers, Theodosios Bisdas, Giovanni Torsello, Efthymis Beropoulis, Bernd Kasprzak, Arne Stachmann, Konstantinos Stavroulakis,

<h4>Background</h4>Endovascular treatment offers an alternative, less invasive approach to open repair for subclavian artery atherosclerotic disease (SAAD). However, only few studies compared the outcomes of both strategies in the long run. This study reports on the performance of endovascular and surgical revascularization for SAAD.<h4>Methods</h4>A retrospective review was conducted on patients ... Read more >>

J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) (The Journal of cardiovascular surgery)
[2020, 61(1):53-59]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Management and Outcome of Prosthetic Vascular Graft Infections: A Single Center Experience.

Maxime Elens, Muzhakkir Dusoruth, Parla Astarci, Stefano Mastrobuoni, Michel J Bosiers, Jane Nardella, Valérie Lacroix, Julien Possoz, Robert Verhelst,

Prosthetic vascular graft infection (PVGI) remains a severe and challenging complication in vascular surgery with high morbidity and mortality rates. Incidence has been reported between 1% and 6%. The aim of this study was to report our experience in terms of general and surgical management as well as outcome, over ... Read more >>

Vasc Endovascular Surg (Vascular and endovascular surgery)
[2018, 52(3):181-187]

Cited: 1 time

View full text PDF listing >>



Results of the multicenter pELVIS Registry for isolated common iliac aneurysms treated by the iliac branch device.

Aaron T Fargion, Fabrizio Masciello, Carlo Pratesi, Giovanni Pratesi, Giovanni Torsello, Konstantinos P Donas, ,

<h4>Objective</h4>We evaluated the short- and long-term results of off-label use of iliac branch devices (IBDs) in isolated common iliac artery aneurysms compared with the manufacturer-recommended configuration with additional extension in the infrarenal aorta based on the pELVIS Registry (pErformance of iLiac branch deVIces for aneurysmS involving the iliac bifurcation).<h4>Methods</h4>Between January ... Read more >>

J Vasc Surg (Journal of vascular surgery)
[2018, 68(5):1367-1373.e1]

Cited: 4 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Incidence and prognostic factors related to major adverse cerebrovascular events in patients with complex aortic diseases treated by the chimney technique.

Michel J Bosiers, Kenneth Tran, Jason T Lee, Konstantinos P Donas, Frank J Veith, Giovanni Torsello, Felice Pecoraro, Konstantinos Stavroulakis, ,

<h4>Objective</h4>Endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) with the chimney technique (ch-EVAR) has been used for the treatment of aortic aneurysms as an alternative approach to fenestrated endografting or open repair. Nonetheless, the need for an upper extremity arterial access may contribute to a higher risk for periprocedural cerebrovascular events. This study reports ... Read more >>

J Vasc Surg (Journal of vascular surgery)
[2018, 67(5):1372-1379]

Cited: 3 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Directional Atherectomy With Antirestenotic Therapy vs Drug-Coated Balloon Angioplasty Alone for Isolated Popliteal Artery Lesions.

Konstantinos Stavroulakis, Arne Schwindt, Giovanni Torsello, Arne Stachmann, Christiane Hericks, Michel J Bosiers, Efthymios Beropoulis, Stefan Stahlhoff, Theodosios Bisdas,

<h4>Purpose</h4>To report a single-center study comparing drug-coated balloon (DCB) angioplasty vs directional atherectomy with antirestenotic therapy (DAART) for isolated lesions of the popliteal artery.<h4>Methods</h4>Seventy-two patients were treated with either DCB angioplasty alone (n=31) or with DAART (n=41) for isolated popliteal artery stenotic disease between October 2009 and December 2015. The ... Read more >>

J Endovasc Ther (Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists)
[2017, 24(2):181-188]

Cited: 10 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Computer-aided endovascular aortic repair using fully automated two- and three-dimensional fusion imaging.

Giuseppe Panuccio, Giovanni Federico Torsello, Markus Pfister, Theodosios Bisdas, Michel J Bosiers, Giovanni Torsello, Martin Austermann,

<h4>Objective</h4>To assess the usability of a fully automated fusion imaging engine prototype, matching preinterventional computed tomography with intraoperative fluoroscopic angiography during endovascular aortic repair.<h4>Methods</h4>From June 2014 to February 2015, all patients treated electively for abdominal and thoracoabdominal aneurysms were enrolled prospectively. Before each procedure, preoperative planning was performed with a ... Read more >>

J Vasc Surg (Journal of vascular surgery)
[2016, 64(6):1587-1594.e1]

Cited: 4 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Outcome of a drug-eluting stent in longer below-the-knee lesions in patients with critical limb ischemia.

Michel J Bosiers, Koen Deloose, Patrick Peeters, Giovanni Torsello, Thomas Zeller, Dierk Scheinert, Andrej Schmidt, Lieven Maene, Koen Keirse, Ramon Varcoe, Marc Bosiers,

<h4>Background</h4>The superiority of drug eluting stents versus bare metal stents or balloon angioplasty in the treatment of patients with critical limb ischemia and infrapopliteal lesions has been established. However, only shorter lesions were evaluated. This study was designed to evaluate the immediate and long-term (up to 12 months) outcome of ... Read more >>

J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) (The Journal of cardiovascular surgery)
[2017, 58(1):49-54]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Drug-eluting stents in superficial femoral artery treatment: could they be the standard of care?

Marc Bosiers, Koen Deloose, Joren Callaert, Patrick Peeters, Michel Bosiers,

Endovascular techniques have improved markedly over the past several decades. Plain old balloon angioplasty can only reach patencies around 40% after 1 year. Scaffolding stents have resulted in improved short-term results but encountered limitations for longer-term durability. With the introduction of drug-eluting technologies the process of intimal hyperplasia might be ... Read more >>

J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) (The Journal of cardiovascular surgery)
[2016, 57(6):806-810]

Cited: 0 times

View full text PDF listing >>



The CLEAR-ROAD study: evaluation of a new dual layer micromesh stent system for the carotid artery.

Marc Bosiers, Koen Deloose, Giovanni Torsello, Dierk Scheinert, Lieven Maene, Patrick Peeters, Stefan Müller-Hülsbeck, Horst Sievert, Ralf Langhoff, Michel Bosiers, Carlo Setacci,

<h4>Aims</h4>The aim of this study was to evaluate the 30-day clinical outcome of treatment using the Roadsaver carotid stent in non-consecutive subjects at high risk for carotid endarterectomy requiring revascularisation.<h4>Methods and results</h4>The CLEAR-ROAD study is a prospective, multinational, single-arm, physician-initiated study planned to include 100 patients in nine centres in ... Read more >>

EuroIntervention (EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology)
[2016, 12(5):e671-6]

Cited: 17 times

View full text PDF listing >>



European Multicenter Registry for the Performance of the Chimney/Snorkel Technique in the Treatment of Aortic Arch Pathologic Conditions.

Michel J Bosiers, Konstantinos P Donas, Nicola Mangialardi, Giovanni Torsello, Vincent Riambau, Frank J Criado, Frank J Veith, Sonia Ronchey, Stefano Fazzini, Mario Lachat,

<h4>Background</h4>To study the performance of the chimney technique in the treatment of aortic arch pathologic conditions.<h4>Methods</h4>We retrospectively evaluated the clinical and procedural outcome data of patients undergoing endovascular treatment in the aortic arch by use of the chimney technique at four European centers between June 2002 and December 2014. The ... Read more >>

Ann Thorac Surg (The Annals of thoracic surgery)
[2016, 101(6):2224-2230]

Cited: 23 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Early experience with the first commercially available off-the-shelf multibranched endograft (t-branch) in the treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms.

Michel J Bosiers, Theodosios Bisdas, Konstantinos P Donas, Giovanni Torsello, Martin Austermann,

<h4>Purpose</h4>To assess the feasibility and safety of the first commercially available off-the-shelf multibranched endograft for total endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms (TAAA).<h4>Methods</h4>Between November 2012 and May 2013, 15 patients (10 men; mean age 70 years) with TAAA underwent implantation of the Zenith t-Branch device, which received European marketing approval ... Read more >>

J Endovasc Ther (Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists)
[2013, 20(6):719-725]

Cited: 16 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Custom-made versus off-the-shelf multibranched endografts for endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms.

Theodosios Bisdas, Konstantinos P Donas, Michel J Bosiers, Giovanni Torsello, Martin Austermann,

This study compared early outcomes between the custom-made and the new off-the-shelf multibranched endograft (mbEVAR, t-branch; Cook Medical, Bloomington, Ind) for the endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms (TAAAs).Between January 2010 and January 2013, 46 consecutive patients with TAAAs underwent endovascular aortic repair with mbEVARs. A custom-made device was used ... Read more >>

J Vasc Surg (Journal of vascular surgery)
[2014, 60(5):1186-1195]

Cited: 24 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Anatomical suitability of the T-branch stent-graft in patients with thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms treated using custom-made multibranched endografts.

Theodosios Bisdas, Konstantinos P Donas, Michel Bosiers, Giovanni Torsello, Martin Austermann,

<h4>Purpose</h4>To assess the anatomical suitability of the new off-the-shelf multibranched endograft (t-branch) in patients with thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms (TAAA) previously treated by means of custom-made multibranched endografts.<h4>Methods</h4>Clinical and radiological data of 43 consecutive patients (34 men; mean age 72 years) with Crawford types I (n=1), II (n=16), III (n=18), or ... Read more >>

J Endovasc Ther (Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists)
[2013, 20(5):672-677]

Cited: 15 times

View full text PDF listing >>



One-year follow-up after total endovascular repair of a contained-ruptured thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm with the sandwich technique.

Theodosios Bisdas, Konstantinos P Donas, Michel Bosiers, Giovanni Torsello, Martin Austermann,

We report the case of a 68-year-old woman who was referred to our clinic due to a contained-ruptured type III thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm 9 cm in diameter. The patient was not a candidate for an open repair because of her comorbid conditions, including dialysis, heart insufficiency requiring pacemaker support, chronic ... Read more >>

J Vasc Surg (Journal of vascular surgery)
[2013, 58(2):482-485]

Cited: 8 times

View full text PDF listing >>



Advertisement

Disclaimer
1.0105 s