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Walter J. McCarthy, MD

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  • Vascular Surgery
  • Surgery
Board Certification:
  • Vascular Surgery
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency: McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - Surgery; Vascular Surgery
Fellowship: Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Clinical Expertise:
  • Aneurysms, aortic
  • Aneurysms, peripheral
  • Arterial bypass
  • Atherectomy
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Carotid artery surgery and treatment
  • Endovascular procedures
  • Minimally invasive procedures
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Varicose veins
  • Vascular surgery
  • Venous disease
Research Interests:
  • Vascular surgery outcome research
  • Intermittent claudication
  • Arterial bypass
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  • University Cardiovascular Surgeons
  • Professional Building
  • 1725 W. Harrison St.
  • Suite 1156
  • Chicago, IL  60612
  • Phone: (312) 563-2762
  • Fax: (312) 563-4388
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Repair of a Complex Thoracic Aneurysm From Relapsing Polychondritis.
    Jacobs CE, March RJ, Hunt PJ, Rivera AG, Cavanagh S, McCarthy WJ.
    Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2013
    2013 Jul
  2. Arteriovenous loop grafts for free tissue transfer.
    Lind B, McCarthy W, Derman G, Jacobs C.
    Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2012
    2012 Jan
    46(1):30-3. doi: 10.1177/1538574411418843. Review.
  3. Superficial femoral artery plaque and functional performance in peripheral arterial disease: walking and leg circulation study (WALCS III).
    McDermott MM, Liu K, Carroll TJ, Tian L, Ferrucci L, Li D, Carr J, Guralnik JM, Kibbe M, Pearce WH, Yuan C, McCarthy W, Kramer CM, Tao H, Liao Y, Clark ET, Xu D, Berry J, Orozco J, Sharma L, Criqui MH.
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging
    2011 Jul
  4. Treadmill exercise and resistance training in patients with peripheral arterial disease with and without intermittent claudication: a randomized controlled trial
    McDermott MM, Ades P, Guralnik JM, Dyer A, Ferrucci L, Liu K, Nelson M, Lloyd-Jones D, Van Horn L, Garside D, Kibbe M, Domanchuk K, Stein JH, Liao Y, Tao H, Green D, Pearce WH, Schneider JR, McPherson D, Laing ST, McCarthy WJ, Shroff A, Criqui MH
    2009 Jan 14
  5. Physical activity during daily life and brachial artery flow-mediated dilation in peripheral arterial disease
    Payvandi L, Dyer A, McPherson D, Ades P, Stein J, Liu K, Ferrucci L, Criqui MH, Guralnik JM, Lloyd-Jones D, Kibbe MR, Liang ST, Kane B, Pearce WH, Verta M, McCarthy WJ, Schneider JR, Shroff A, McDermott MM
    Vasc Med
    2009 Aug
  6. Endoleaks after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: management strategies according to CT findings
    Bashir MR, Ferral H, Jacobs C, McCarthy W, Goldin M
    AJR Am J Roentgenol
    2009 Apr
  7. Honor and responsibility, preparing the next generation
    McCarthy WJ
    J Vasc Surg
    2008 Mar
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