Journal Publications

Ravnskov U, Okuyama H, Sultan S. Serious bias in 20 year follow-up study of statin trial. Bmj. 2017 Oct 31;359:j4906. doi: 10.1136/bmj.j4906. PMID: 29089361

Elsherif M, Tawfick W, Canning P, Hynes N, Sultan S. Quality of time spent without symptoms of disease or toxicity of treatment for transmetatarsal amputation versus digital amputation in diabetic patients with digital gangrene. Vascular. 2017 Jan 1:1708538117718108. doi: 10.1177/1708538117718108. PMID: 29020882.

Gheorghe LL, Arzamendi D, Li CH, Barros-Membrilla AJ, Dilme Muñoz JF, Serra Peñaranda A, Sultan S, Spence MS, Collins A. How should I treat an asymptomatic aortic coarctation with a concomitant dissection of the descending aorta? EuroIntervention. 2017 Mar 20;12(16):2037-2040. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00169. PMID:28317794.

Alawy M, Tawfick W, ElKassaby M, Shalaby A, Zaki M, Hynes N, Sultan S. Late dacron patch inflammatory reaction after carotid endarterectomy. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 2017 Jul 27.

Wise Jacqui, . Long term study backs statins for patients with high LDL and no other risk factors BMJ  2017;  358 :j4171

Sultan S, Kavanagh EP, Michalus R, Hynes N. Stem Cell Smart Technology, where are we now and how far we have to go?. Vascular. 2017 Jan 1:1708538117727429.

Sultan S, Kavanagh EP, Diethrich E, Costache V, Sultan M, Jordan F, Hynes N. A clinical review of early outcomes from contemporary flow modulation versus open, fenestrated and branch technologies in the management of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm. Vascular. 2017 Jan 1:1708538117724933.

Sultan S, Kavanagh EP, Tawfick W, Hynes N. Endovascular Repair of rAAA (rEVAR) versus Open Repair (OR), a Contemporary Comparison of the Paradigm Shift in Rupture AAA Management: Leading Vascular Surgery Expert Sherif Sultan, MD.

Sultan S, Kavanagh EP, Stefanov F, Sultan M, Elhelali A, Costache V, Diethrich E, Hynes N, Collaborators GM. Endovascular management of chronic symptomatic aortic dissection with the Streamliner Multilayer Flow Modulator: Twelve-month outcomes from the global registry. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 2017 Apr 30;65(4):940-50.

Stefanov F, Sultan S, Morris L, Elhelali A, Kavanagh EP, Lundon V, Sultan M, Hynes N. Computational fluid analysis of symptomatic chronic type B aortic dissections managed with the Streamliner Multilayer Flow Modulator. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 2017 Apr 30;65(4):951-63.

Sultan S, Kavanagh EP, Costache V, Sultan M, Stefanov F, Sultan M, Elhelali A,  Diethrich E, Jordan F, Hynes N. Streamliner Multilayer Flow Modulator for Thoracoabdominal Aortic Pathologies: Recommendations for Revision of Indications and Contraindications for Use. VASCULAR DISEASE MANAGEMENT 2017;14(4):E90-E99.

Book Chapters

Sherif Sultan; Edel P Kavanagh; Niamh Hynes (2016) Systemic Evaluation of Statin Therapy Side effects. Do the Accrued Adverse Effects Out Weight the Benefits?, Fat and Cholesterol Don't Cause Heart Attacks: And Statins Are Not The Solution. Paul J Rosch (Ed.), Columbus Publishing. Available from:

Sultan S, Kavanagh EP, Hynes N. Current Status of Vascular Training Schemes in Europe: Recommendations for a New Global Teaching Curriculum. InVascular Surgery 2017 (pp. 357-363). Springer International Publishing.


Abstract Publications

El Sharkawi M, Hynes N, ElSherif M, Doran E, Tawfick W, Sultan S. Age-Related Arteriopathy Assessment; Should Future Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Criteria Be Determined By Age?. In Irish Journal Of Medical Science 2017 Aug 1 (Vol. 186, Pp. S335-S335).

Canning P, Hynes N, Tawfick W, Ahmad C, Sultan S. Short And Medium-Term Outcomes of Endovascular Aortic Repair Vs. Open Surgical Repair of Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms in A High Volume Centre. In Irish Journal Of Medical Science 2017 Aug 1 (Vol. 186, pp. S337-S337).

Sultan S, Costache V, Kavanagh EP, Elhelali A, Hynes N. Twelve-month Outcome From the Mfm Global Registry on Endovascular Management of Chronic Symptomatic Aortic Dissection With the Streamliner Multilayer Flow Modulator. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 2017 Mar 1;65(3):e6.