Oren K. Steinmetz, MD

Secondary Axis: 
Health Outcomes
Research Focus: 

Research areas include: Quality of Life Comparison: open vs endovascular repair for abdominal aortic aneurysm; Preoperative anatomic predictors for endoleak post endovascular repair for abdominal aortic aneurysms; Prospective outcomes analysis of abdominal and thoracic endovascular procedures; Prospective blinded comparison of CT scan and Duplex ultrasound for the postoperative surveillance of patients post endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms.

Endovascular surgery, aortic aneurysm, minimally invasive treatment
Royal Victoria Hospital
Tse LW, Steinmetz OK, Abraham CZ, Obrand DS, Mackenzie KS, Chuter TAM. Branched Endovascular Stent Graft for Suprarenal Aortic Aneurysm: The Future of Aortic Stent Grafting. Canadian Journal of Surgery ( in press, accepted January 26, 2004)
Mackenzie KS, LeGuillan M-P, Montreuil B, Steinmetz OK. Management Trends and Early Mortality Rates for Acute Type B Aortic Dissection: A 10 Year single Institution Experience. Annals of Vascular Surgery. in press ( accepted December 9, 2003).
Tse LW, Mackenzie KS, Obrand DS, Steinmetz OK. The Proximal Landing Zone in Endovascular Repair of the Aorta. Annals of Vascular Surgery, in press ( accepted December 9, 2003).