Management strategies for type a dissection complicated by peripheral vascular malperfusion Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aneurysm, Dissecting
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases

abstract

  • Patients with malperfusion in the setting of acute type A dissection should undergo immediate aortic reconstruction as the primary means of reestablishing end-organ perfusion. Early postoperative intervention for persistent deficits leads to a gratifyingly high rate of end-organ salvage.

publication date

  • April 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2003.09.056

PubMed ID

  • 15063257

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1309

end page

  • 14; discussion 1314

volume

  • 77

number

  • 4