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Surgeon

August Ysa, Spanish surgeon. Achievements include invention of intravenous catheter technique for clamping of distal vessels; invention of rebound technique for retro-antegrade catheterization of femoral superficial artery; invention of shaking hands technique for treatment of thoraco-abdominal aneurysms. Member of Vasco-Navarra Society Vascular Surgery, North Society Vascular Surgery., Spanish Society Vascular Surgery.

Background

Ysa, August was born on February 1, 1971 in Barcelona.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Autonoma Barcelona, 1996. Master of Science in Surgery, University Autonoma Barcelona, 1997.

Career

Resident Hospital Del Mar, 1998—2003. Consultant vascular surgeon Hospital De Cruces, Barakaldo, Spain, since 2003, Hospital Xeral, Vigo, Spain, 2005. Reviewer Annals Of Vascular Surgery, Spanish Edition, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of intravenous catheter technique for clamping of distal vessels. Invention of rebound technique for retro-antegrade catheterization of femoral superficial artery. Invention of shaking hands technique for treatment of thoraco-abdominal aneurysms.

Membership

Member of Vasco-Navarra Society Vascular Surgery, North Society Vascular Surgery., Spanish Society Vascular Surgery.