All Publications

  1. Hope MD, Gasper WJ, Rapp J, Owens CD, Haraldsson H, Saloner D. Vascular inflammation in a growing iliac artery aneurysm. Clin Nucl Med. 2015 Jun; 40(6):e323-4. View in PubMed
  2. Walker JP, Nosova E, Sigovan M, Rapp J, Grenon MS, Owens CD, Gasper WJ, Saloner DA. Ferumoxytol-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography is a feasible method for the clinical evaluation of lower extremity arterial disease. Ann Vasc Surg. 2015 Jan; 29(1):63-8. View in PubMed
  3. Walker JP, Hiramoto JS, Gasper WJ, Auyang P, Conte MS, Rapp JH, Lovett DH, Owens CD. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with mortality and adverse vascular access outcomes in patients with end-stage renal disease. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Jul; 60(1):176-83. View in PubMed
  4. Rapp JH. Invited commentary. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Nov; 58(5):1243. View in PubMed
  5. Eberlé D, Luk FS, Kim RY, Olivas VR, Kumar N, Posada JM, Li K, Gaudreault N, Rapp JH, Raffai RL. Inducible ApoE gene repair in hypomorphic ApoE mice deficient in the low-density lipoprotein receptor promotes atheroma stabilization with a human-like lipoprotein profile. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2013 Aug; 33(8):1759-67. View in PubMed
  6. Gasper WJ, Reilly LM, Rapp JH, Grenon SM, Hiramoto JS, Sobel JD, Chuter TA. Assessing the anatomic applicability of the multibranched endovascular repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm technique. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Jun; 57(6):1553-8; discussion 1558. View in PubMed
  7. Gaudreault N, Kumar N, Olivas VR, Eberlé D, Rapp JH, Raffai RL. Macrophage-specific apoE gene repair reduces diet-induced hyperlipidemia and atherosclerosis in hypomorphic Apoe mice. PLoS One. 2012; 7(5):e35816. View in PubMed
  8. Reilly LM, Rapp JH, Grenon SM, Hiramoto JS, Sobel J, Chuter TA. Efficacy and durability of endovascular thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair using the caudally directed cuff technique. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Jul; 56(1):53-63; discussion 63-4. View in PubMed
  9. Eberlé D, Kim RY, Luk FS, de Mochel NS, Gaudreault N, Olivas VR, Kumar N, Posada JM, Birkeland AC, Rapp JH, Raffai RL. Apolipoprotein E4 domain interaction accelerates diet-induced atherosclerosis in hypomorphic Arg-61 apoe mice. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2012 May; 32(5):1116-23. View in PubMed
  10. Oka RK, Conte MS, Owens CD, Rapp J, Fung G, Alley HF, Giacomini JC, Myers J, Mohler ER. Efficacy of optimal long-term management of multiple cardiovascular risk factors (CVD) on walking and quality of life in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD): protocol for randomized controlled trial. Vasc Med. 2012 Feb; 17(1):17-28. View in PubMed
  11. Grenon SM, Hughes-Fulford M, Rapp J, Conte MS. Polyunsaturated fatty acids and peripheral artery disease. Vasc Med. 2012 Feb; 17(1):51-63. View in PubMed
  12. Gaudreault N, Kumar N, Posada JM, Stephens KB, Reyes de Mochel NS, Eberlé D, Olivas VR, Kim RY, Harms MJ, Johnson S, Messina LM, Rapp JH, Raffai RL. ApoE suppresses atherosclerosis by reducing lipid accumulation in circulating monocytes and the expression of inflammatory molecules on monocytes and vascular endothelium. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2012 Feb; 32(2):264-72. View in PubMed
  13. Zhu L, Hoffmann A, Wintermark M, Pan X, Tu R, Rapp JH. Do microemboli reach the brain penetrating arteries? J Surg Res. 2012 Aug; 176(2):679-83. View in PubMed
  14. Zhu L, Wintermark M, Saloner D, Fandel M, Pan XM, Rapp JH. The distribution and size of ischemic lesions after carotid artery angioplasty and stenting: evidence for microembolization to terminal arteries. J Vasc Surg. 2011 Apr; 53(4):971-5; discussion 975-6. View in PubMed
  15. Garcia S, Rider JE, Moritz TE, Pierpont G, Goldman S, Larsen GC, Shunk K, Littooy F, Santilli S, Rapp J, Reda DJ, Ward HB, McFalls EO. Preoperative coronary artery revascularization and long-term outcomes following abdominal aortic vascular surgery in patients with abnormal myocardial perfusion scans: a subgroup analysis of the coronary artery revascularization prophylaxis trial. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2011 Jan 01; 77(1):134-41. View in PubMed
  16. Monahan TS, Chuter TA, Reilly LM, Rapp JH, Hiramoto JS. Long-term follow-up of neck expansion after endovascular aortic aneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2010 Aug; 52(2):303-7. View in PubMed
  17. Boussel L, Arora S, Rapp J, Rutt B, Huston J, Parker D, Yuan C, Bassiouny H, Saloner D. Atherosclerotic plaque progression in carotid arteries: monitoring with high-spatial-resolution MR imaging--multicenter trial. Radiology. 2009 Sep; 252(3):789-96. View in PubMed
  18. Hiramoto JS, Reilly LM, Schneider DB, Rapp JH, Chuter TA. The upside-down zenith stent graft limb. Vascular. 2009 Mar-Apr; 17(2):93-5. View in PubMed
  19. Hiramoto JS, Chang CK, Reilly LM, Schneider DB, Rapp JH, Chuter TA. Outcome of renal stenting for renal artery coverage during endovascular aortic aneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2009 May; 49(5):1100-6. View in PubMed
  20. Rapp JH, Zhu L, Hollenbeck K, Sarkar R, Velez PM, Reilly LM, Hiramoto J, Pan XM. Distal filtration versus flow reversal: An ex vivo assessment of the choices for carotid embolic protection. J Vasc Surg. 2009 May; 49(5):1181-8. View in PubMed
  21. Rapp JH, Pan XM, Neumann M, Hong M, Hollenbeck K, Liu J. Microemboli composed of cholesterol crystals disrupt the blood-brain barrier and reduce cognition. Stroke. 2008 Aug; 39(8):2354-61. View in PubMed
  22. Chuter TA, Hiramoto JS, Chang C, Wakil L, Schneider DB, Rapp JH, Reilly LM. Branched stent-grafts: will these become the new standard? J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Jun; 19(6 Suppl):S57-62. View in PubMed
  23. Rapp JH, Hollenbeck K, Pan XM. An experimental model of lacunar infarction: embolization of microthrombi. J Vasc Surg. 2008 Jul; 48(1):196-200. View in PubMed
  24. McFalls EO, Ward HB, Moritz TE, Apple FS, Goldman S, Pierpont G, Larsen GC, Hattler B, Shunk K, Littooy F, Santilli S, Rapp J, Thottapurathu L, Krupski W, Reda DJ, Henderson WG. Predictors and outcomes of a perioperative myocardial infarction following elective vascular surgery in patients with documented coronary artery disease: results of the CARP trial. Eur Heart J. 2008 Feb; 29(3):394-401. View in PubMed
  25. Chuter TA, Rapp JH, Hiramoto JS, Schneider DB, Howell B, Reilly LM. Endovascular treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms. J Vasc Surg. 2008 Jan; 47(1):6-16. View in PubMed
  26. McFalls EO, Ward HB, Moritz TE, Littooy F, Santilli S, Rapp J, Larsen G, Reda DJ. Clinical factors associated with long-term mortality following vascular surgery: outcomes from the Coronary Artery Revascularization Prophylaxis (CARP) Trial. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Oct; 46(4):694-700. View in PubMed
  27. Edwards MS, Corriere MA, Craven TE, Pan XM, Rapp JH, Pearce JD, Mertaugh NB, Hansen KJ. Atheroembolism during percutaneous renal artery revascularization. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Jul; 46(1):55-61. View in PubMed
  28. Tedesco MM, Lee JT, Dalman RL, Lane B, Loh C, Haukoos JS, Rapp JH, Coogan SM. Postprocedural microembolic events following carotid surgery and carotid angioplasty and stenting. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Aug; 46(2):244-50. View in PubMed
  29. Rapp JH, Wakil L, Sawhney R, Pan XM, Yenari MA, Glastonbury C, Coogan S, Wintermark M. Subclinical embolization after carotid artery stenting: new lesions on diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging occur postprocedure. J Vasc Surg. 2007 May; 45(5):867-72; discussion 872-4. View in PubMed
  30. Saloner D, Acevedo-Bolton G, Wintermark M, Rapp JH. MRI of geometric and compositional features of vulnerable carotid plaque. Stroke. 2007 Feb; 38(2 Suppl):637-41. View in PubMed
  31. Hiramoto JS, Reilly LM, Schneider DB, Sivamurthy N, Rapp JH, Chuter TA. Long-term outcome and reintervention after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair using the Zenith stent graft. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Mar; 45(3):461-5; discussion 465-6. View in PubMed
  32. Hiramoto JS, Reilly LM, Schneider DB, Skorobogaty H, Rapp J, Chuter TA. The effect of magnetic resonance imaging on stainless-steel Z-stent-based abdominal aortic prosthesis. J Vasc Surg. 2007 Mar; 45(3):472-4. View in PubMed
  33. Wintermark M, Rapp JH, Tan J, Saloner D. Unmasking complicated atherosclerotic plaques on carotid magnetic resonance angiography: a report of three cases. J Vasc Surg. 2006 Oct; 44(4):884-7. View in PubMed
  34. Staprans I, Pan XM, Rapp JH, Moser AH, Feingold KR. Ezetimibe inhibits the incorporation of dietary oxidized cholesterol into lipoproteins. J Lipid Res. 2006 Nov; 47(11):2575-80. View in PubMed
  35. Raghunathan A, Rapp JH, Littooy F, Santilli S, Krupski WC, Ward HB, Thottapurathu L, Moritz T, McFalls EO. Postoperative outcomes for patients undergoing elective revascularization for critical limb ischemia and intermittent claudication: a subanalysis of the Coronary Artery Revascularization Prophylaxis (CARP) trial. J Vasc Surg. 2006 Jun; 43(6):1175-82. View in PubMed
  36. Sivamurthy N, Schneider DB, Reilly LM, Rapp JH, Skovobogatyy H, Chuter TA. Adjunctive primary stenting of Zenith endograft limbs during endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: implications for limb patency. J Vasc Surg. 2006 Apr; 43(4):662-70. View in PubMed
  37. Staprans I, Pan XM, Rapp JH, Feingold KR. The role of dietary oxidized cholesterol and oxidized fatty acids in the development of atherosclerosis. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2005 Nov; 49(11):1075-82. View in PubMed
  38. Rapp JH, Wolff SD, Quinn SF, Soto JA, Meranze SG, Muluk S, Blebea J, Johnson SP, Rofsky NM, Duerinckx A, Foster GS, Kent KC, Moneta G, Middlebrook MR, Narra VR, Toombs BD, Pollak J, Yucel EK, Shamsi K, Weisskoff RM. Aortoiliac occlusive disease in patients with known or suspected peripheral vascular disease: safety and efficacy of gadofosveset-enhanced MR angiography--multicenter comparative phase III study. Radiology. 2005 Jul; 236(1):71-8. View in PubMed
  39. Schneider DB, Rapp JH. Credentialing for carotid artery stenting. Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther. 2005 Jun; 17(2):127-32. View in PubMed
  40. Hiramoto J, Hansen KJ, Pan XM, Edwards MS, Sawhney R, Rapp JH. Atheroemboli during renal artery angioplasty: an ex vivo study. J Vasc Surg. 2005 Jun; 41(6):1026-30. View in PubMed
  41. McFalls EO, Ward HB, Moritz TE, Goldman S, Krupski WC, Littooy F, Pierpont G, Santilli S, Rapp J, Hattler B, Shunk K, Jaenicke C, Thottapurathu L, Ellis N, Reda DJ, Henderson WG. Coronary-artery revascularization before elective major vascular surgery. N Engl J Med. 2004 Dec 30; 351(27):2795-804. View in PubMed
  42. Jou LD, Rapp J, Saloner D. Transport of contrast agents in contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography. Magn Reson Imaging. 2004 May; 22(4):495-504. View in PubMed
  43. Rapp JH, Saloner D. Current status of carotid imaging by MRA. Cardiovasc Surg. 2003 Dec; 11(6):445-7. View in PubMed
  44. O'Hare AM, Dudley RA, Hynes DM, McCulloch CE, Navarro D, Colin P, Stroupe K, Rapp J, Johansen KL. Impact of surgeon and surgical center characteristics on choice of permanent vascular access. Kidney Int. 2003 Aug; 64(2):681-9. View in PubMed
  45. Rapp JH, Pan XM, Yu B, Swanson RA, Higashida RT, Simpson P, Saloner D. Cerebral ischemia and infarction from atheroemboli <100 microm in Size. Stroke. 2003 Aug; 34(8):1976-80. View in PubMed
  46. Townsend TC, Saloner D, Pan XM, Rapp JH. Contrast material-enhanced MRA overestimates severity of carotid stenosis, compared with 3D time-of-flight MRA. J Vasc Surg. 2003 Jul; 38(1):36-40. View in PubMed
  47. Yu B, Mang Pan X, Saloner D, Troyer A, Rapp JH. Double-lumen carotid plaque: a morbid configuration. J Vasc Surg. 2003 Jun; 37(6):1314-7. View in PubMed
  48. Staprans I, Pan XM, Rapp JH, Feingold KR. Oxidized cholesterol in the diet is a source of oxidized lipoproteins in human serum. J Lipid Res. 2003 Apr; 44(4):705-15. View in PubMed
  49. Harris HW, Brady SE, Rapp JH. Hepatic endosomal trafficking of lipoprotein-bound endotoxin in rats. J Surg Res. 2002 Jul; 106(1):188-95. View in PubMed
  50. Lederle FA, Johnson GR, Wilson SE, Ballard DJ, Jordan WD, Blebea J, Littooy FN, Freischlag JA, Bandyk D, Rapp JH, Salam AA. Rupture rate of large abdominal aortic aneurysms in patients refusing or unfit for elective repair. JAMA. 2002 Jun 12; 287(22):2968-72. View in PubMed
  51. Lederle FA, Wilson SE, Johnson GR, Reinke DB, Littooy FN, Acher CW, Ballard DJ, Messina LM, Gordon IL, Chute EP, Krupski WC, Busuttil SJ, Barone GW, Sparks S, Graham LM, Rapp JH, Makaroun MS, Moneta GL, Cambria RA, Makhoul RG, Eton D, Ansel HJ, Freischlag JA, Bandyk D. Immediate repair compared with surveillance of small abdominal aortic aneurysms. N Engl J Med. 2002 May 09; 346(19):1437-44. View in PubMed
  52. Santilli SM, Littooy FN, Cambria RA, Rapp JH, Tretinyak AS, d'Audiffret AC, Kuskowski MA, Roethle ST, Tomczak CM, Krupski WC. Expansion rates and outcomes for the 3.0-cm to the 3.9-cm infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm. J Vasc Surg. 2002 Apr; 35(4):666-71. View in PubMed
  53. Troyer A, Saloner D, Pan XM, Velez P, Rapp JH. Major carotid plaque surface irregularities correlate with neurologic symptoms. J Vasc Surg. 2002 Apr; 35(4):741-7. View in PubMed
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