Impact of weekend treatment on short-term and long-term survival after urgent repair of ruptured aortic aneurysms in Germany Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • General Surgery
  • Internship and Residency
  • Models, Statistical

abstract

  • Weekend repairs of ruptured aortic aneurysms are associated with worse in-hospital survival compared with weekday surgery. ER of thoracic or thoracoabdominal aortic ruptures is associated with worse in-hospital survival compared with ER of ruptured abdominal aortic ruptures. This might be an international phenomenon requiring joint learning and action in times of centralization of aortic procedures.

publication date

  • January 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.05.248

PubMed ID

  • 30274942

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