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1. Falkensammer J, Taher F, Uhlmann M, Hirsch K, Strassegger J, Assadian A. Rescue of failed EVAR using the fenestrated Anaconda device. Accepted J Vasc Surg

2. Taher F, Falkensammer J, McCarte J, Strassegger J, Uhlmann M, Schuch P, Assadian A. The influence of prototype testing in three-dimensional aortic models on fenestrated endograft design. J Vasc Surg. Article in Press

3. Skrinjar E, Duschek N, Bayer GS, Assadian O; Koulas S, Hirsch K, Basic J, Assadian A. Randomized controlled trial comparing the combination of a polymeric membrane dressing plus negative pressure wound therapy against negative pressure wound therapy alone: The WICVAC study. Wound Repair Regen. 2016;24:928-935

4. Taher F, Rentenberger C, Falkensammer J, Hirsch K, Assadian A. Off-label iliac side branch application for salvage of an accessory renal artery. J Endovasc Ther. 2016;23(4):661-5

5. Duschek N, Basic J, Falkensammer J, Taher F, Assadian A. B-Vitamin Serum Concentrations Predicting Long-Term Overall and Stroke-Free Survival after Carotid Endarterectomy. J Stroke Cerebrovask Dis. 2016 (epub ahead of print)

6. Taher F, Assadian A, Strassegger J, Duschek N, Koulas S, Senekowitsch C, Falkensammer J. Pararenal Aortic Ulcer Repair. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2016;51:504-10

7. Basic J, Assadian A, Strassegger J, Senekowitsch C; Wickenhauser G, Kuolas S, Waldöhr T, Duschek N. Degree of contralateral carotid stenosis improves preoperative risk stratification of patients with asymptomatic ipsilateral carotid stenosis. J Vasc Surg. 2016;63:82-8

8. Duschek N, Stojakovic T, Ghai S, Strassegger J, Basic J, Scharnagl H, Falkensammer J, Huber K, Assadian A. Ratio of Apolipoprotein A-II/B Improves Risk Prediction of Postoperative Survival After Carotid Endarterectomy. Stroke. 2015;46:1700-3

9. Taher F, Assadian O, Hirsch K, Falkensammer J, Senekowitsch C, Assadian A. Aortofemoral graft infections and their prevention. Chirurg 2015;86:293-30

10. Assadian A, Eckstein HH; Peripheral Bypass Grafting: Prospective Evaluation of FUSION Vascular Graft for Above Knee Targets (PERFECTION) Study Group; Peripheral Bypass Grafting Prospective Evaluation of FUSION Vascular Graft for Above Knee Targets PERFECTION Study Group.Outcome of the FUSION of the vascular graft for above kneefemoropopliteal bypass. J Vasc Surg. 2015;61:713-719

11. Assadian O, Kramer A, Ouriel K, Suchomel M, McLaws ML, Rottman M, Leaper D, Assadian A. Suppression of surgeons' bacterial hand flora during surgical procedures with a new antimicrobial surgical glove. Surg Infect. 2014;15:43-9

12. Duschek N, Ghai S, Sejkic F, Falkensammer J, Skrinjar E, Huber K, Wojta J, Waldhör T, Hübl W, Assadian A. Homocysteine improves risk stratification in patients undergoing endarterectomy for asymptomatic internal carotid artery stenosis. Stroke. 2013;44:2311-4

13. Duschek N, Waldhör T, Falkensammer J, Skrinjar E, Koulas S, Bayer GS, Assadian A. Austrian national carotid intervention numbers prompt improvement in secondary stroke prevention. Int Angiol. 2013;32:319-26

14. Eckstein HH, Schmidli J, Schumacher H, Gürke L, Klemm K, Duschek N, Meile T, Assadian A. Rationale, scope, and 20-year experience of vascular surgical training with lifelike pulsatile flow models. J Vasc Surg. 2013;57:1422-8

15. Falkensammer J, Duschek N, Skrinjar E, Hirsch K, Assadian A. Indications and techniques for emergency carotid interventions. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2013;54(1 Suppl 1):9-14. Review.

16. Wilhelm M, Klemm K, Assadian A, Schmidli J, Schumacher H, Merrelaar J, Eckstein HH. Improve your skills! Evaluation of a 2.5-day basic course in vascular surgery for surgical trainees. Chirurg. 2013;84(2):125-9.

17. Duschek N, Assadian A, Lamont P, Klemm K, Mendel H, Schmidli J, Eckstein HH. Simulator training on pulsatile vascular models significantly improves surgical skills and the quality of carotid patch plasty. J Vasc Surg. 2013;57:1148-54

18. Falkensammer J, Duschek N, Skrinjar E, Hirsch K, Senekowitsch C, Assadian A. Local anesthesia and exposure for carotid endarterectomy: background and technical realization. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2012 Feb;53(1 Suppl 1):15-21

19. Ricco JB, Assadian A, Schneider F, Assadian O. In vitro evaluation of the antimicrobial efficacy of a new silver-triclosan vs a silver collagen-coated polyester vascular graft against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. J Vasc Surg. 2012:823-9

20. Daxböck F, Assadian A, Watkins-Riedel T, Assadian O.Persistently elevated IgA antibodies to Mycoplasma pneumoniae in patients with internal carotid artery stenosis. GMS Krankenhhyg Interdiszip. 2011;6(1)

21. Duschek N, Vafaie M, Skrinjar E, Hirsch K, Waldhör T, Hübl W, Bergmayr W, Knoebl P, Assadian A.Comparison of enoxaparin and unfractionated heparin in endovascular
interventions for the treatment of peripheral arterial occlusive disease: a randomized controlled trial
. J Thromb Haemost. 2011:2159-67

22. Zimmermann A, Berger H, Ulm K, Hoffmann U, Assadian A, Wildgruber M, Eckstein HH; ABC-Study Group WITHDRAWN. Rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial comparing stent-protected angioplasty with bypass surgery for intermittent claudication: The
ABC study.
Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2011

23. Duschek N, Skrinjar E, Waldhör T, Vutuc C, Daniel G, Hübl W, Assadian A. N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide (NT pro-BNP) is a predictor of long-term survival in male patients of 75 years and older with high-grade asymptomatic internal carotid artery stenosis. J Vasc Surg. 2011:1242-50

24. Sarkar O, Assadian A, Frank H, Moessmer G, Heemann U, Eckstein HH. Hereditary and acquired thrombophilic disorders complicating vascular access in hemodialysis. NDT Plus. 2010;3:393-6

25. Assadian O, Assadian A, Stadler M, Diab-Elschahawi M, Kramer A. Bacterial growth kinetic without the influence of the immune system using vacuum-assisted closure dressing with and without negative pressure in an in vitro wound model. Int Wound J. 2010:283-9

26. Pelisek J, Assadian A, Sarkar O, Eckstein HH, Frank H. Carotid plaque composition in chronic kidney disease: a retrospective analysis of patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2010;39:11-6

27. Kuehnl A, Assadian A, Reeps C, Schneider KT, Stangl M, Berger H, Eckstein HH. Floating caval thrombus arising from the ovarian vein. Ann Vasc Surg. 2009;23:688

28. Kastl SP, Speidl WS, Katsaros KM, Kaun C, Rega G, Assadian A, Hagmueller GW, Hoeth M, de Martin R, Ma Y, Maurer G, Huber K, Wojta J. Thrombin induces the expression of oncostatin M via AP 1 activation in human macrophages: a link between coagulation and inflammation. Blood. 2009;114:2812-8

29. Kuehnl A, Assadian A, Ockert S, Berger H, Eckstein HH. Detection and treatment monitoring of secondary coeliac trunc endoleak following hybrid open-endovascular aneurysm repair using B-flow and contrast enhanced ultrasound. Ultraschall Med. 2009;30:494-6

30. Assadian A, Senekowitsch C, Assadian O, Hartleb H, Hagmüller GW. Diagnostic accuracy of colonoscopy compared with histology for ischemic colitis after aortic aneurysm repair. Vascular. 2008;16:243-7

31. Assadian A, Assadian O, Simon A, Kramer A. Infection control consequences – early Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome or Kawasaki Syndrome? GMS Krankenhhyg
Interdiszip. 2009 Dec 16;4(2)

32. Assadian A, Wickenhauser G, Hübl W, Wiltos B, Sami A, Senekowitsch C, Hagmüller GW. Traditional versus endoscopic saphenous vein stripping: a prospective randomized pilot trial. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2008;36:611-5

33. Assadian A, Senekowitsch C, Hagmüller GW, Lax J, Hübl W. Effects of enoxaparin and unfractionated heparin on platelet activity and reactivity during carotid endarterectomy. Vascular. 2008;16:161-6

34. Assadian A, Assadian O, Holak G, Watkins-Riedl T, Senekowitsch C, Kovarik J, Hagmüller GW. Hemodialysis access surgery-is there an increased risk of acquiring hepatitis C virus compared to other elective vascular interventions? Vasa. 2008;37:81-5

35. Assadian A, Knöbl P, Hübl W, Senekowitsch C, Klingler A, Pfaffelmeyer N, Hagmüller GW. Safety and efficacy of intravenous enoxaparin for carotid endarterectomy: A prospective randomized pilot trial. J Vasc Surg. 2008;47:537-42

36. Kastl SP, Speidl WS, Kaun C, Katsaros KM, Rega G, Afonyuhkin , Bohkov VN, Valent P, Assadian A, Hagmüller GW, Hoeth M, de Martin R, Ma Y, Maurer G, Huber K, Wojta J. In human macrophages the complement component C5a induces the expression of oncostatin M via AP-1 activation. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2008;28:498-503

37. Assadian A, Lax J, Meixner-Loicht U, Hagmüller G, Bayer PM, Hübl W. Aspirin resistance among long-term aspirin users after carotid endarterectomy and controls: flow cytometric measurement of aspirin-induced platelet inhibition. J Vasc Surg. 2007;45:1142-7

38. Hübl W, Assadian A, Lax J, Meixner U, Fang IF, Hagmüller GW, Panzer S, Bayer PM. Assessing aspirin-induced attenuation of platelet reactivity by flow cytometry. Thromb Res. 2007;121:135-43

39. Assadian A, Rotter R, Assadian O, Senekowitsch C, Hagmüller GW, Hübl W. Homocysteine and early re-stenosis after carotid eversion endarterectomy. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2007;33:144-8

40. Kastl SP, Speidl WS, Kaun C, Rega G, Assadian A, Weiss TW, Valent P, Hagmueller GW, Maurer G, Huber K, Wojta J. The complement component C5a induces the expression of plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 in human macrophages via NF-kappaB activation. J Thromb Haemost 2006;4:1790-7

41. Assadian A, Eidher U, Senekowitsch C, Rotter R, Löchli S, Hagmüller GW, Knöbl P. Antiplatelet Therapy Prior to Carotid Endarterectomy –Still Room for Improvement. Vasa. 2006 May;35(2):96-100

42. Assadian A, Rotter R, Senekowitsch C, Assadian O, Hagmüller GW, Kunze M. Prevalence of Patients Continuing to Smoke after Vascular Interventions. Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2006 May;118:212-6

43. Senekowitsch C, Assadian A, Assadian O, Hartleb H, Ptakovsky H, Hagmüller GW. Replanting the Inferior Mesentery Artery during Infrarenal Aortic Aneurysm Repair -Influence on Postoperative Colon Ischemia. J Vasc Surg. 2006;43:689-94

44. Assadian A, Assadian O, Senekowitsch C, Rotter R, Bahrami S, Fürst W, Jaksch W, Hagmüller GW, Hübl W. Plasma D-Lactate as a potential early marker for colon ischaemia after open aortic reconstruction. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2006;31:470-4

45. Assadian A, Eidher U, Senekowitsch C, Assadian O, Rotter R, Hagmüller GW, Hübl W. Carotid Endarterectomy Under Local Anaesthesia does not Increase Plasma Homocysteine Concentration. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2005;30:617-20

46. Assadian A, Senekowitsch C, Assadian O, Eidher U, Hagmüller GW, Knöbl P. Antithrombotic Strategies in Vascular Surgery: Evidence and Practice. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2005;29:516-21

47. Assadian A, Senekowitsch C, Assadian O, Schuster H, Ptakovsky H, Hagmüller GW. Combined open and endovascular stent grafting of internal carotid artery fibromuscular dysplasia: long term results. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2005;29:345-349

48. Assadian A, Senekowitsch C, Assadian O, Ptakovsky H, Hagmüller GW. Perioperative morbidity and mortality of carotid artery surgery under loco-regional anaesthesia. VASA. 2005;34:41-45

49. Senekowitsch C, Assadian A, Wlk MV, Assadian O, Ptakovsky H, Hagmüller GW. Renal artery surgery in the era of endovascular intervention. VASA. 2004;33:226-30

50. Assadian A, Senekowitsch C, Pfafflmeyer N, Assadian O, Ptakovsky H, Hagmüller GW. Incidence of cranial nerve injuries after carotid eversion endarterectomy with a transverse skin incision under regional anaesthesia. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2004;28:421-4

51. Assadian A, Senekowitsch C, Rotter R, Zolss C, Strassegger J, Hagmuller GW. Long-term results of covered stent repair of internal carotid artery dissections. J Vasc Surg. 2004;40:484-7

52. Hagmüller GW, Assadian A, Senekowitsch C, Ptakovsky H. Die Gefäßchirurgische Therapie von Karotisstenosen. J Kardiol. 2004;11:206-211

53. Assadian O, Assadian A, Senekowitsch C, Makristathis A, Hagmüller GW. Gas Gangrene due to Clostridium perfringens in two injecting drug users in Vienna, Austria. Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2004;116:264-67

54. Ptakovsky H, Assadian A. Prospektive Datenerfassung und Qualitätskontrolle am Beispiel der Karotischirurgie. Gefässchirurgie. 2003;8:9-16.

55. Assadian A, Senekowitsch C, Hoffmann S, Bergmayer W. Präoperative Evaluierung der gehirnversorgenden Gefäße-Indikation zur digitalen Subtraktionsangiographie. Gefässchirurgie. 2003;8:17-21.

56. Turkof E, Assadian A, Ciovica R, Assadian O. Scar Tissue at the recipient site reduces the sensoryrecovery in myocutaneous flaps. Eur J Plast Surg. 2003;45:405-09

57. Assadian A, Schwarz R, Pfafflmeyer N, Djamshidian S, Mayer K, Leibel W, Ptakovsky H. Periphere Gehirnnervenläsionen nach Karotisrevaskularisierung in Regionalanästhesie – eine prospektive Studie. Gefässchirurgie. 2003;8:22-24.

58. Assadian A, Strassegger J, Senekowitsch C, Ptakovsky H, Hagmüller GW. Kombiniert offene und endovasculäre Chirurgie bei Dissektion und fibromuskulärer Dysplasie der A.carotis interna. Gefässchirurgie. 2003;8 (suppl.1);69-74.

59. Assadian A, Wlk MV, Ruggenthaler K, Hagmüller GW. Arterial Thromboembolism in a Patient with adenocarcinama of the Lung. EJVES Extra, Volume 4, December 2002, 94-6

60. Assadian O, Apfalter P, Assadian A, Makristathis A, Daxboeck F, Koller W, Hirschl A. Antimicrobial susceptibility profiles of clinically relevant blood culture isolates from nine
surgical intensive care units,
1996-2000.Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2002 Oct;21(10):743-7.

61. Assadian O, Assadian A, Aspock C, Hahn D, Koller W. Prophylaxis of ophthalmia neonatorum-a nationwide survey of the current practice in Austria. Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2002 Mar 28;114(5-6):194-9.

62. Assadian O, Assadian A, Aspock C, Koller W. The stethoscope as a potential source of transmission of bacteria. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1998 May;19(5):298-9.