Impact of image analysis methodology on diagnostic and surgical classification of patients with thoracic aortic aneurysms Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aorta, Thoracic
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic
  • Decision Making
  • Image Processing, Computer-Assisted
  • Vascular Surgical Procedures

abstract

  • Established linear methods for aortic measurement yield different results that impact surgical eligibility. DO yielded improved agreement with planimetry and differed with AX in proportion to aortic geometric obliquity. Findings support DO measurements for imaging evaluation of subjects with TAA.

publication date

  • September 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.03.130

PubMed ID

  • 21723533

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 904

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 92

number

  • 3