Appendix: This manuscript was written on behalf of the EXCITE ISR

This manuscript was written on behalf of the EXCITE ISR Investigators which included
Jon Robken, MD, and Nicolas Shammas, MD, Genesis Health System, Davenport, IA;
Ulrich Luft, MD, Deborah Heart & Lung Center, Browns Mill, NJ; Jeffrey Goldstein, MD,
and Gregory Mishkel, MD, Prairie Heart Institute – St. John’s Hospital, Springfield, IL;
Jeffrey Stewart, MD, David Mego, MD, Ian Cawich, MD and Lonnie Harrison, MD,
Arkansas Heart Hospital, Little Rock, AR; Wail Asfour, MD, Cardiology Associates of
Northwest Indiana, Muster, IN; Agostino Ingraldi, MD and Louis Salvaggio, MD,
Cardiovascular Institute of the South, Lafayette, LA; Brian Nelson, MD, Wheaton
Franciscan Healthcare, Wauwatosa, WI; Thomas Shimshak, MD, Wheaton Franciscan
Healthcare – All Saints, Racine, WI; Rahul Sakhuja, MD, Wellmont CVA Heart Institute,
Kingsport, TN; Grayson Wheatley, MD, Julio Rodriguez, MD and Venkatesh Ramaiah,
MD, Arizona Heart Institute, Phoenix, AZ; Nelson Bernardo, MD, Washington Hospital
Center, Washington D.C.; Kenneth Kollmeyer, MD and Pablo Uceda, MD, DFW
Vascular Group, Dallas, TX; Jack Chamberlin, MD, Cardiovascular Associates, Elk
Grove Village, IL; Tony Das, MD, CIVA, Dallas, TX; Robert Foster, MD and James
Trimm, MD, Birmingham Heart Clinic, Birmingham, AL; Robert Gallino, MD, MedStar
Health – Cardiovascular Associates, Olney, MD; John Laird, MD, UC Davis Health
System, Sacramento, CA; Frank Bunch, MD, Cardiovascular Associates of Mobile, Inc.,
Fairhope, AL; Anjan Gupta, MD, Aurora Cardiovascular Services at St. Luke’s,
Milwaukee, WI; Jean Panneton, MD, and Deepak Deshmukh, DO, Sentara Heart
Hospital, Norfolk, VA; Donald Jacobs, MD, St. Louis University Hospital – Care Vascular
Surgery, St. Louis, MO; Antonis Pratsos, MD, Sean Janzer, MD, and Sarang
Mangalmurti, MD, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA; Anvar Babaev, MD, New York
University Hospital Center, New York City, NY; William Eaves, MD, Cardiovascular
Consultants, Bossier, LA; Robert Wilkins, Hattiesburg Clinic, MD, Hattiesburg, MS;
Wayne Falcone, MD, Providence Health Center, Waco, TX; David Weatherford, MD,
Coastal Surgery Specialists, Wilmington, NC; Jihad Mustapha, MD and Barbara
Karenko, DO, Metro Health Hospital, Wyoming, MI; John Colleran, DO, St. Vincent
Heart Clinic Arkansas, Little Rock, AR; Edwin Pérez Marrero, MD, Transcatheter
Medical Inc., Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico; Juan Pastor-Cervantes, MD, Research
Physician’s Network Alliance, Hollywood, FL; M. Laiq Raja, MD, El Paso Cardiac &
Endovascular Center, El Paso, TX; Marcel Zughaib, MD, St. John Providence Hospital,
Southfield, MI; Kalyan Veerina, MD, Robert Menuet, MD, and Jayaraman Venkatesan,
MD, Cardiovascular Institute of the South Opelousas, Opelousas, LA; Robert Lookstein,
MD and Ageliki Vouyouka, MD, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY; Mario
Rossbach, MD, Jason Yoho, MD and Rahul Bose, MD, Mission Research Institute, New
Braunfels, TX; Jeff Carr, MD and Richard Lowry, MD, Cardiovascular Associates of
East Texas, Tyler, TX; Arthur Lee, MD, James O’Meara, MD and Daniel Van Roy, MD,
Cardiovascular Research of North Florida LLC, Gainesville, FL.