The management of variant arterial anatomy during hepatic arterial infusion pump placement Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hepatic Artery
  • Infusion Pumps, Implantable
  • Infusions, Intra-Arterial

abstract

  • In this study, HAIP placement in patients with variant anatomy was not associated with increased pump complication rates or decreased pump survival. An optimal strategy for managing variant anatomy is to ligate isolated variant vessels and cannulate the GDA.

publication date

  • November 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 12417509

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 875

end page

  • 80

volume

  • 9

number

  • 9