Surgical Outcomes of Chronic Descending Dissections: Type I Versus III DeBakey Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aneurysm, Dissecting
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Endovascular Procedures
  • Risk Assessment
  • Stents

abstract

  • Perioperative and midterm results are similar for patients undergoing open TAAA/DTA repair for chronic type I and III dissection. There was a trend toward increased operative mortality and 5-year risk of reoperation in the type III group, but it did not reach statistical significance.

publication date

  • January 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.10.056

PubMed ID

  • 28190547

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