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.

Keywords: 
Endovascular surgery, aortic aneurysm, minimally invasive treatment
Location: 
Royal Victoria Hospital
Publications:
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).

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