All publications of “Mariana Krutman”

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Brachial insertion of fully implantable venous catheters for chemotherapy: complications and quality of life assessment in 35 patients

Igor Yoshio Imagawa Fonseca, Mariana Krutman, Kenji Nishinari, Guilherme Yazbek, Marcelo Passos Teivelis, Guilherme André Zottele Bomfim, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082016ao3606

ABSTRACTObjectiveTo prospectively evaluate the perioperative safety, early complications and satisfaction of patients who underwent the implantation of central catheters peripherally inserted via basilic vein.Methods Thirty-five consecutive patients with active oncologic disease requiring chemotherapy were prospectively followed up after undergoing peripheral implantation of indwelling venous catheters, between November 2013 and June 2014. The procedures were performed in the operating room by the same team of three vascular surgeons. The primary endpoints assessed were early postoperative complications, occurring within 30 days after […]

Combined use of GORE TAG® and Gore Exculder® endografts for treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm with severe angulation

Mariana Krutman, Cynthia de Almeida Mendes, Flavio Henrique Duarte, Kenji Nishinari, Nelson Wolosker

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082014RC2788

The advances in endovascular surgery for treatment of aortic aneurysms have allowed a greater number of patients, who were previously considered unsuitable for the approach, to benefit from this therapeutic modality. Despite the current availability of highly comfortable endografts, cases with unfavorable anatomy remain a challenge for surgeons. We report a case with difficult anatomy that was successfully managed using an unconventional endovascular technique.

Ethanol sclerotherapy of head and neck venous malformations

José Luiz Orlando, José Guilherme Mendes Pereira Caldas, Heloisa Galvão do Amaral Campos, Kenji Nishinari, Mariana Krutman, Nelson Wolosker

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082014AO2844

ObjectiveThis retrospective study evaluated the results of sclerotherapy with low doses of ethanol for treatment of head and neck venous malformations.MethodsWe treated 51 patients, 37 females. Median age was 23 years. Patients were treated with percutaneous intralesional injection of alcohol every two weeks and followed up prospectively for a median period of 18 months. Most lesions affected the face and cosmetic disfigurement was the most frequent complaint.ResultsWe performed a median of 7 sessions of sclerotherapy. Complete resolution or improvement was […]

Analysis of oxybutynin treatment for hyperhidrosis in patients aged over 40 years

Nelson Wolosker, Mariana Krutman, Marcelo Passos Teivelis, Rafael Pessanha de Paula, Paulo Kauffman, Jose Ribas Milanez de Campos, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082014AO2841

Objective:Our aim was to analyze the effectiveness of oxybutynin for hyperhidrosis treatment in patients over 40 years.Methods: Eighty-seven patients aged over 40 years were divided into two groups. One group consisted of 48 (55.2%) patients aged between 40 and 49 years, and another was composed of 39 (44.8%) patients aged over 50 years (50 to 74 years). A comparative analysis of Quality of Life and level of hyperhidrosis between the groups was carried out 6 weeks after a protocol treatment […]

Oxybutynin treatment for hyperhidrosis: a comparative analysis between genders

Nelson Wolosker, Mariana Krutman, Taiz Pereira Donozo Almeida Campdell, Paulo Kauffman, Jose Ribas Milanez de Campos, Pedro Puech-Leão

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082012000400002

Objective:To assess the results of palmar and axillary hyperhidrosis treatment in males and females using low doses of oxybutynin.METHODS:A retrospective analysis was conducted in 395 women and 170 men followed up in our service with complaint of palmar and axillary hyperhidrosis.RESULTS:A total of 70% of patients in both groups presented partial or great improvement in the level of hyperhidrosis after treatment. The best results were obtained in the female group, in which 40% classified their improvement as “great”. Approximately 70% […]