Gender-related outcomes after open repair of descending thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Mesothelioma
  • Pleural Neoplasms

abstract

  • Women undergoing open DTA or TAAA repair are not at greater risk for operative mortality than their male counterparts are. Reduced preoperative pulmonary function may contribute to an increased risk for respiratory failure in the perioperative period.

publication date

  • January 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jvs.2018.06.213

PubMed ID

  • 30292619