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    Elias J Arous MD

    InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    AddressUMass Memorial Medical Center
    119 Belmont Street
    Worcester MA 01605
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        1. Robinson WP, Schanzer A, Aiello FA, Flahive J, Simons JP, Doucet DR, Arous E, Messina LM. Endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms does not reduce later mortality compared with open repair. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Mar; 63(3):617-24.
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        2. Arous EJ, Baril DT, Robinson WP, Aiello FA, Hevelone ND, Arous EJ, Messina LM, Schanzer A. Institutional differences in carotid artery duplex diagnostic criteria result in significant variability in classification of carotid artery stenoses and likely lead to disparities in care. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 May; 7(3):423-9.
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        3. Robinson WP, Schanzer A, Cutler BS, Baril DT, Larkin AC, Eslami MH, Arous EJ, Messina LM. A randomized comparison of a 3-week and 6-week vascular surgery simulation course on junior surgical residents' performance of an end-to-side anastomosis. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Dec; 56(6):1771-80; discussion 1780-1.
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        4. McPhee JT, Robinson WP, Eslami MH, Arous EJ, Messina LM, Schanzer A. Surgeon case volume, not institution case volume, is the primary determinant of in-hospital mortality after elective open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2011 Mar; 53(3):591-599.e2.
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        5. Zhou B, Zhou T, Arous EJ, Liu W. A giant common carotid artery pseudoaneurysm after penetrating injury. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Jan; 55(1):240-1.
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        6. Schanzer A, Nahmias J, Korenda K, Eslami M, Arous E, Messina L. An increasing demand for integrated vascular residency training far outweighs the limited supply of positions. J Vasc Surg. 2009 Dec; 50(6):1513-8; discussion 1518.
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        7. Steppacher R, Csikesz N, Eslami M, Arous E, Messina L, Schanzer A. An analysis of carotid artery stenting procedures performed in New York and Florida (2005-2006): procedure indication, stroke rate, and mortality rate are equivalent for vascular surgeons and non-vascular surgeons. J Vasc Surg. 2009 Jun; 49(6):1379-85; discussion 1385-6.
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        8. Schanzer A, Steppacher R, Eslami M, Arous E, Messina L, Belkin M. Vascular surgery training trends from 2001-2007: A substantial increase in total procedure volume is driven by escalating endovascular procedure volume and stable open procedure volume. J Vasc Surg. 2009 May; 49(5):1339-44.
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        9. McPhee J, Eslami MH, Arous EJ, Messina LM, Schanzer A. Endovascular treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms in the United States (2001-2006): a significant survival benefit over open repair is independently associated with increased institutional volume. J Vasc Surg. 2009 Apr; 49(4):817-26.
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        10. Cui H, Hao S, Arous E. A distinct cause of necrotizing fasciitis: Aeromonas veronii biovar sobria. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2007 Oct; 8(5):523-8.
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        11. Kelly JJ, Kercher KW, Gallagher KA, Litwin DE, Arous EJ. Hand-assisted laparoscopic aortobifemoral bypass versus open bypass for occlusive disease. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2002 Oct; 12(5):339-43.
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