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Christian Bianchi, MD
Associate Professor, Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surg
School of Medicine
Publications    Book Review - Scholarly Journals--Published
  • Eckermann JM, Teruya TH, Bianchi C, Abou-Zamzam Jr.  Arterial thrombosis and gangrene secondary to arachnidism. Vascular. 2009 Jul - Aug;17(4):239-42. ( 7/2010 - 8/2010 )
  Scholarly Journals--Published
  •  Chiriano J, Teruya TH, Zhang WW, Abou-Zamzam AM, Bianchi C. Treatment of superior mesenteric artery portal vein fistula with balloon-expandable stent graft. Ann Vasc Surg. 2009 Jan-Feb;23(1):99-102 ( 1/2009 - 2/2009 )
  • Teruya TH, Schaeffer D, Abou-Zamzam AM, Bianchi C. Arteriovenous graft with outflow in the proximal axillary vein. Ann Vasc Surg. 2009 Jan-Feb;23(1):95-8. Epub 2008 Sep 21. ( 1/2009 - 2/2009 )
  • Zhang WW, Killeen JD, Chiriano J, Bianchi C, Teruya TH, Abou-Zamzam AM. Management of symptomatic spontaneous isolated visceral artery dissection: is emergent intervention mandatory? Ann Vasc Surg. 2009 Jan-Feb;23(1):90-4. Epub 2008 Sep 6. ( 1/2009 - 2/2009 )
  • Zhang WW, Abou-Zamzam AM, Hashisho M, Killeen JD, Bianchi C, Teruya TH. "Staged Endovascular Stent Grafts for Mobile/Unstable Thrombi of Thoracic and Abdominal Aorta Causing Recurrent Spontaneous Distal Embolization." J Vasc Surgery 2008 Jan;47(1)193-6 ( 1/2008 )
  • Bianchi C, Ou H, Bishop V, Zhang WW, Molkara A, Abou-Zamzam A, Teruya T. "Mid Term Outcome of Carotid Artery Stenting in High Risk Patients. Mortality Analysis. Ann Vasc Surg. 2007 Nov 3. ( 11/2007 )
  • Ahmed Abou-Zamzam Jr., Nephtali Gomez, Afshin Molkara, Theodore Teruya, Christian Bianchi. "A Prospective Analysis of Critical Limb Ischemia - Factors Leading to Major Primary Amputation versus Revascularization. Ann Vasc Surg. 2007 Jul-Aug;21(4): 458-463. ( 7/2007 - 8/2007 )
  • Bianchi C, Montatvo V, Ou H, Bishop V, Abou-Zamzam A. "Pharmacologic Risk Factor Treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease is Lacking and Requires Vascular Surgeon Participation." Annals of Vascular Surgery 2007 Mar-Apr;21(2):163-6 ( 3/2007 - 4/2007 )
  • Molkara, A; Abou-Zamzam, A; Teruya, T; Bianchi, C; Kileen, D. "Chronic ergot toxicity presenting with bilateral external ilac artery dissection and lower extremity rest pain." Annals of Vascular Surgery 20.6 (2006): 803-808. ( 11/2006 )
  • Ballard, J; Reiss, J; Abou-Zamzam, A; Teruya, T; Bianchi, C. "Two-Graft Repair of Very Proximal Superior Mesenteric Artery Aneurysm: A Technical Note." Annals of Vascular Surgery 19. (2005): 465-469. ( 1/2005 )
  • Teruya, T; Bianchi, C; Abou-Zamzam, A; Ballard, JL. "Endovascular Treatment of Blunt Traumatic Abdominal Aortic Injury with commercially Available Stent Graft." Annals of Vascular Surgery 19. (2005): 474-478. ( 1/2005 )
  • Smith, D; Berke, G; Bianchi, C et al.. ""Post-operative Management of Lower Extremity Amputee" Consensus Conference." Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics 3. (2004): 1-26. ( 7/2004 )
  • Ballard, J; Teruya, T; Abou-Zamzam, A; Bianchi, C. "Quality of life before and after endovascular and retroperitoneal abdominal aortic aneurysm repair." Journal of Vascular Surgery 39.4 (2004): 797-803. ( 4/2004 )
  • Gambaro, E; Abou-Zamzam, A Teruya, T; Bianchi, C; Hopewell, J;Ballard, J. "Ischemic Colitis Following Translumbar Thrombin Injection for Treatment of Endoleak." Annals of Vascular Surgery 18. (2004): 74-78. ( 1/2004 )
  • Bianchi, c; Ballard, J; Abou-Zamzam, A; Teruya, T; Abu-Assal, M. "Anterior retroperitoneal lumbosacral spine exposure; operative technique and results." Annals of Vascular Surgery 17.2 (2003): 132-142. ( 1/2003 )
  • Abou-Zamzam, A; Bianchi, C; Teruya, T; Hopewell, J; Vannix, Robert; Ballard, J. "Aorto-enteric fistula development following Endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair." Annals of Vascular Surgery 17.2 (2003): 119-122. ( 1/2003 )
  • Bianchi, C; Ballard, J; Abou-Zamzam, A; Teruya, T. "Subfascial endoscopic perforator vein surgery combined with greater saphenous vein ablation: Results and critical analysis." Journal Vascular Surgery 38. (2003): 67-71. ( 1/2003 )
  • Bianchi, C; Ballard, JL; Bergan, JJ; Killeen, JD. "Vascular Reconstruction and major resection for malignancy." Archives of Surgery 134.8 (2000): 851-855. ( 1/2000 )
  • Bianchi, C; Fahin, H; Morita, E; Leong, SPL. "Identification of bilateral breast sentinel lymph nodes by preoperative lymphoscintigraphy and intraoperative mapping." Clinical Nuclear Medicine 24.7 (1999): 501-503. ( 7/1999 )
  • Bianchi, C; Ballard, J. "Transcutaneous oxygen measurements (TcP02) in lower limb ischemia." Arteres et Veins Publications Medicales 16.6 (1997): 240-248. ( 12/1997 )
  • Bianchi, C; Tabuenca, A; Garveroglio, C; Robles, A. "Interoperative cholangiogram as a predictor of PO ERCP." Hepatology 24.2 (1996): -. ( 10/1996 )
  • Eichenberg, B; Vanderlinden, J; Bianchi, C; Robles, A; McLarty, R; Tabuenca, A. "Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in the third trimester of pregnancy." The American Surgeon 62.10 (1996): 874-877. ( 10/1996 )
  • Robles, A; Owens, C; Bianchi, C; Walter, M; Pitombo, C; Tabuenca, A; Garberoglio, C. "Outpatient laparoscopic cholecystectomy is safe for the obese and morbidly obese patient." Surgical Endoscopy 10. (1996): -. ( 2/1996 )
  • Robles, A; Owens, C; Bianchi, C; Walter, M; Pitombo, C; Tabuenca, A; Garberoglio, C. "A prospective comparison of the manometric effect of division or non-division of the short gastric vessels in Nissen fundoplication-Preliminary report." Surgical Endoscopy 10.2 (1996): -. ( 2/1996 )
  • Bianchi, C; Owens, C; Pitombo, C; Tabuenca, A; Garberoglio, C; Robles, A. "Outpatient laparocopic cholecystectomy. Outcome by ASA grading." Surgical Endoscopy 10.2 (1996): -. ( 2/1996 )
  Books and Chapters
  • Bianchi C, Ballard JL. Aorto-innominate artery bypass. In: Hoballah JJ, Scott-Conner CEH eds. Operative Dictations Made Simple: General & Vascular. New York: Springer-verlag, 2004 ( 6/2004 )
  • Bianchi C, Ballard JL. Trans-aortic renal artery endarterectomy. In: Hoballah JJ, Scott Conner EH eds. Operative Dictations Made Simple: General & Vascular. New York: Springer-Verlag, 2004 ( 6/2004 )
  • Ballard JL, Bianchi C. "Transcutaneous Oxygen Tension: principles and applications. In AbuRahma AF, Bergan JJ. eds. Noninvasive Vascular Diagnosis New York: Springer-Verlag, 2000 403:409 ( 6/2000 )
  • Bianchi, C; O'Callaghan T. Combined CT for head and abdominal injuries: A safe approach to investigation. Critical Care Medicine: , 1996. ( 1/1996 )