Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair in the Octogenarian: Is It Worthwhile? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Stents

abstract

  • Endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms can be performed safely and successfully in the majority of octogenarians with relatively low complication rates. Improved EVSG devices and operator experience may make this procedure the treatment method of choice for patients in this age group who meet specific anatomical criteria.

publication date

  • March 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archsurg.139.3.308

PubMed ID

  • 15006890

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 308

end page

  • 14

volume

  • 139

number

  • 3