Outcome of elective endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in nonagenarians Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Endovascular Procedures

abstract

  • Our study supports that EVAR in nonagenarians is associated with acceptable procedural success and perioperative morbidity and mortality. The medium-term results suggest that EVAR may be of limited benefit in very carefully selected patients who are aged ≥90 years.

publication date

  • August 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jvs.2010.12.046

PubMed ID

  • 21367562

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 287

end page

  • 94

volume

  • 54

number

  • 2