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  • Makowka L, Gordon RD, Todo S, Ohhochi N, Marsh W, Ligush J, et al.  Analysis of donor criteria for the prediction of outcome in clinical liver transplantation. Transplant Proceedings 1987;19(1 Pt 3):2378- 2382.

  • Ligush J, Berceli SA, Moosa HH, Sheppeck RA, Warty VS, Armany MA, Borovetz HS. Functional characteristics of cryopreserved human saphenous vein.  Cells and Materials 1991;1(4):359-368.

  • Ligush J, Labadie RF, Berceli SA, Ochoa JB, Borovetz HS. Evaluation of nitric oxide mediated vasodilation utilizing ex-vivo perfusion of an intact vessel.  Journal of Surgical Research 1992;52(5):416-421.

  • Zenni GC, Gray JL, Appelgren lEO, Kim DU, Berceli S, Ligush J, Borovetz HS, Greisler HP.  Modulation of myofibroblast proliferation by vascular prosthesis biomechanics.  ASAIO Journal 1993;M496- M500.

  • Ligush J.  Clinical trials a must.  Journal of Vascular Surgery1995;21:707-8.

  • Criado E, Marston WA, Wosley J, Ligush J, Chuter TA, Baird C, Suggs CA, Mauro MA, Keagy BA.  An aortic aneurysm model for the evaluation of endovascular exclusion prostheses.  Journal of Vascular Surgery1995;22:306-315.

  • Ligush J, Criado E, Marston WA, Keagy BA.  Management of radiation-induced extracranial arterial occlusions at multiple levels. Vascular Surgery1995;29:511-517.

  • Burnham CB, Ligush J, Burnham SJ. Velocity criteria redifined for the 60% carotid stenosis. Journal of Vascular Technology 1996;19:20-25.

  • Ligush J, Burnham CB, Burnham SJ, Owens LV, Keagy BA. Accuracy of duplex scanning in occlusive disease of the supra-aortic trunks.  Journal of Vascular Technology1996;20:81-86.

  • Labadie RF, Antaki JF, Williams JL, Katyal S, Ligush J, Watkins SC, Pham SM, Borovetz HS.  Pulsatile perfusion system for ex-vivo investigation of biochemical pathways in intact vascular tissue. American Journal of Physiology1996;270:H760-H768.

  • Ligush J, Criado E, Burnham SJ, Johnson G, Keagy BA. Management and outcome of chronic atherosclerotic infrarenal aortic occlusion.  Journal of Vascular Surgery 1996;24:394- 405.

  • Criado E, Marston WA, Ligush J, Mauro MA, Keagy BA. Endovascular repair of peripheral aneurysms, pseudoaneurysms, and arteriovenous fistulae.  Annals of Vascular Surgery 1997;11:256- 263.

  • Ligush J, Criado E, Keagy, BA. Innominate artery occlusive disease:  management with central reconstructive techniques.  Surgery1997;121:556-562.

  • Hansen KJ, Deitch JS, Oskin TC, Ligush J, Craven TE, Dean RH. Renal artery repair: consequence of operative failures.  Annals of Surgery1998;227:678690.

  • Deitch JS, Hansen KJ, Regan JD, Burkart JM, Ligush J.  Infected renal artery pseudoaneurysm and mycotic aortic aneurysm following percutaneous transluminal renal artery angioplasty and stent placement.  Journal of Vascular Surgery 1998;28:340-344.

  • Ligush J, Reavis SW, Preisser JS, Hansen KJ.  Duplex ultrasound defines operative strategies for patients with limb threatening ischemia. Journal of Vascular Surgery 1998;28:482-491.

  • Deitch JS, Plonk GW, Hagenstad C, Hansen KJ, Peacock J, Ligush J.  Cryptococcal aortitis presenting as a ruptured mycotic abdominal aortic aneurysm.  Journal of Vascular Surgery 1999;30:189-192.

  • Wong, JM, Hansen KJ, Oskin TC, Craven TE, Plonk GW, Ligush J, Dean RH.  Surgery after failed percutaneous renal artery angioplasty. Journal of Vascular Surgery 1999;30:468- 483.

  • Ligush J.  Can duplex scan arterial mapping replace contrast arteriography as the test of choice before infrainguinal revascularization?  Journal of Vascular Surgery 1999;30:770-771.

  • Hansen KJ, Cherr GS, Craven TE, Motew SJ, Travis JA, Wong JM, Levy PJ, Freedman BI, Ligush J, Dean RH. Management of ischemic nephropathy: dialysis-free survival after surgical repair. Journal of Vascular Surgery2000;32:472-482.

  • Cherr GS, Travis JA, Ligush J, Plonk, Hansen KJ, Braden G, Geary RL.  Infection is an unusual but serious complication of a femoral artery catheterization site closure device.  Annals of Vascular Surgery2001;15:567-570.

  • Travis JA, Fuller SB, Ligush J, Plonk GW, Geary RL, Hansen KJ. The diagnosis and treatment of paradoxical embolus.  Journal of Vascular Surgery2001;34:860-865.

  • Cherr GS, Edwards MS, Craven TE, Levy PJ, Ligush J, Geary RL, Plonk GW, Hansen KJ.  Survival of young patients after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2002;35:94-99.

  • Cherr GS, Hansen KJ, Craven TE, Edwards MS, Ligush J, Levy PJ, Freedman BI, Dean, RH.  Surgical management of atherosclerotic renovascular disease. Journal of Vascular Surgery 2002;35:236-245.

  • Ligush J, Pearce J, Edwards M, Eskrige M, Hansen K,. Analysis of medical risk factors and outcomes in patients undergoing open versus endovascular AAA repair. Journal of Vascular Surgery2002;36:492-499.

  • Edwards MS, Cherr GS, Craven TE, Olsen AW, Plonk GW, Geary RL, Ligush J, Hansen KJ.  Acute occlusive mesenteric ischemia: surgical management and outcomes. Annals of Vascular Surgery 2003;17:72-79.

  • Deitch JS, Heller JA, McGagh D, D’Ayala M, Kent KC, Plonk GW, Hansen KJ, Ligush J.  Abdominal aortic aneurysm causing duodenal obstruction:  two case reports and review of the literature.  Journal of Vascular Surgery 2004;40:543-547.

  • Ligush J, Berceli SA, Chao J, Ramadan FM, Labadie RF, Borovetz HS, Warty VS.  The influence of interleukin-1, tumor necrosis factor, and interferon-gamma on the endothelial cell metabolism of low density lipoprotein. Surgical Forum 1992; XLIII: 353-355.

  • Labadie RF, Follonier S, Borovetz HS, Ligush J, Antaki JF.  An in- vitro hemodynamic replication system to be used for exposing vascular tissue to precisely controlled hemodynamics.  Advances in Bioengineering 1992; 22:497-500.

  • Johnson G, Ligush J.  Death from pulmonary embolism in the Unitied States.  Phlebology1995;Suppl. 1:679-680.

  • Ligush J, Owens LV, Keagy BA. Inhibition of smooth muscle proliferation with c- mycantisense oligonucleotide in a fibrin glue delivery system. American College of Surgeons- North Carolina Chapter: Resident’s Forum 1995.

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  • Kindig NB, Owens LV, Filley GF. Carbicarb as a replacement of NaHCO3: theory and in vitro experiments.  Applied Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology, 2:231-240, 1987.

  • Pons PT, Moore EE, Owens LV. Pre-hospital venous access in an urban paramedic system- a prospective on-scene analysis.  Journal of Trauma, 28: 1460-1463, 1988.

  • Swan H, Cowan M, Tornabene M, Owens LV.  Aminosulfonic acid buffer preserves myocardium during prolonged ischemia.  Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 57: 1590-1596, 1994.

  • Owens LV, Weiner T, Xu LH, Sturge GC, Liu ET, Cance WG. Antisense to the Focal Adhesion Kinase gene disrupts human sarcoma growth and adhesion.  Surgical Forum, XLV: 501- 503, 1994.

  • Owens LV, Huth JF, Cance WG. Insulinoma: pitfalls in preoperative localization. Europeon Journal of Surgical Oncology, 21: 326-328, 1995.

  • Owens LV, Brader AH.  Laparoscopic salvage of tenckhoff catheters.  Surgical Endoscopy, 9: 517-518, 1995.

  • Owens LV, Xu LH, Craven RJ, Dent GA, Weiner TM, Kornberg L, Liu ET, Cance WG.  Overexpression of the focal adhesion kinase (p125FAK) in invasive human tumors.  Cancer Research, 55: 2752- 2755, 1995.

  • Owens LV, Tinsley EA, Criado E, Burnham SJ, Keagy BA. Extrathoracic reconstruction of arterial occlusive disease involving the supraaortic trunks.  Journal of Vascular Surgery, 22: 217-222, 1995.

  • Owens LV, Cance WG, Huth JF. Retroperitoneal fibrosis treated with tamoxifen.  The American Surgeon, 61: 842-844, 1995.

  • Ligush J, Owens LV, Keagy BA. Inhibition of smooth muscle proliferation with c-myc antisense oligonucleotide in a fibrin glue delivery system.  American College of Surgeons-North Carolina Chapter, 1995.

  • Ligush J, Burnham CB, Burnham SJ, Owens LV, Keagy BA. Accuracy of duplex scanning in occlusive disease of the supra-aortic trunks.  Journal of Vascular Technology, 20: 81-86, 1996.

  • Owens LV, Xu LH, Dent GA, Yang XH, Sturge GC, Craven RJ. The focal adhesion kinase as a marker of invasive potential in differentiated human thyroid cancer.  Annals of Surgical Oncology, 3: 100-105, 1996.

  • Xu LH, Owens LV, Sturge GC, Yang XH, Liu ET, Craven RJ, Cance WG.  Attenuation of the expression of the focal adhesion kinase induces apoptosis in tumor cells. Cell Growth and Differention.  7: 413-418, 1996.

  • Owens, LV, Farber MA, Young ML, Carlin RE, Criado E, Passman MA, Keagy BA, Marston WA.  The value of air plethysmography in predicting clinical outcome after surgical treatment of chronic venous insufficiency.  Journal of Vascular Surgery, 32: 961-968, 2000.

  • Passman MA, Farber MA, Marston WA, Carlin RE, Owens LV, Burnham CB, Burnham SJ, Keagy BA. Prospective screening for postoperative deep venous thrombosis in patients undergoing infrainguinal revascularization. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 32: 669- 675, 2000.

  • Owens LV, Marston WA, Xu LH, Yang XH, Farber MA, Iacocca MV, Cance WG, Keagy BA.  Overexpression of the focal adhesion kinase (p125FAK) in vascular smooth muscle cells of intimal hyperplasia: a potential target for gene-directed therapy.  Journal of Vascular Surgery, 34: 344-9, 2001.

  • Farber MA, Carlin RE, Marston WA, Owens LV, Burnham SJ, Keagy BA.  Distal Thoracic Aorta as Inflow for the Treatment of Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia.  Journal of Vascular Surgery, 33: 281- 287, 2001.

  • McDaniel HB, Marston WA, Farber MA, Owens LV, Young ML, Daniel PF, Keagy BA.  Recurrence of chronic venous ulcers on the basis of clinical, etiologic, anatomic and pathophysiologic criteria and air plethysmography.  Journal of Vascular Surgery, 35: 723-8, 2002.

  • Owens, LV, Farber MA, Young ML, Carlin RE, Criado E, Passman MA, Keagy BA, Marston WA.  The value of air plethysmography in predicting clinical outcome after surgical treatment of chronic venous insufficiency.  Phlebology Digest, 2002.

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  • Lightner, V.A., Rajagopalan, P., Erickson, H.P. Hexabrachion/Tenascin does not bind to fibronectin, laminin, or collagen.  J. Cell Biol., 103(3):  600a, 1988.

  • Passe, T.J., Charles, H.C., Rajagopalan, P., Krishnan, K.R. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy:  A Review of Neuropsychiatric Applications.  Prog. Neuro-
  • Psychopharmacol. & Biol. Psychiat., 19, 1995.

  • Rajagopalan, P., Passe, T.J., Macfall, J.R., Krishnan, K.R. Magnetic Resonance Imaging Using Deoxyhemoglobin Contrast Versus Positron Emission Tomography in the Assessment of Brain Function.  Prog. NeuroPsychopharmacol. & Biol. Psychiat.., 1995.

  • Rajagopalan, P., Passe, T.J., Doraiswamy, P.M., Figiel, G.S., Macfall, J.R., Krishnan, K.R.  Changes in Pituitary Gland Signal Intensity and Morphology as Evaluated by Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Both Normal Aging and Depression.  J. Neuropsych. & Clin. Neurosci.,1994.

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