The role of aortic stent grafting in the treatment of atheromatous embolization syndrome: Results after a mean of 15 months follow-up Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Embolism, Cholesterol
  • Stents

abstract

  • On the basis of this experience, stent-graft repair of AAA and CDE may be an effective strategy to prevent future embolization. Recognition of coexisting thoracic aortic disease is essential. ESG does not address the extremely high morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular causes in this population.

publication date

  • September 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jvs.2004.06.036

PubMed ID

  • 15337868

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 424

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 40

number

  • 3