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Research & Reviews  99 results

Splanchnic occlusive disease predicts for spinal cord injury after open descending thor...
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Gambardella I, Lau C et. al.

Mar 7th, 2021 - In the present study, we sought to discern the effects of splanchnic occlusive disease (SOD; renal, superior mesenteric, and/or celiac axis arteries) on spinal cord injury (SCI; paraparesis or paraplegia) and major adverse events (MAE) after desce...

Aortic Remodeling After Custom-Made Candy-Plug for Distal False Lumen Occlusion in Aort...
Journal of Endovascular Therapy : an Official Journal of ... Eleshra F, Rohlffs F et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - To report a single-center experience with the use of a custom-made Candy-Plug (CP) for distal false-lumen (FL) occlusion in subacute and chronic aortic dissection (AD). A retrospective single-center analysis was conducted on consecutive patients w...

Outcomes of Intact Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair in Octogenarians.
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Dakour-Aridi H, Yin K et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR) is a suitable alternative to open aortic surgery especially for older patients with poor general health and functional status. However, data on the benefit of TEVAR in elderly patients are limited. The a...

Status of coronary disease and results from early endovascular aneurysm repair after pr...
Journal of Cardiac Surgery; Mannacio VA, Mannacio L et. al.

Jan 8th, 2021 - The incidence of coronary artery disease (CAD) is high in patients with an aortic aneurysm but preoperative routine coronary angiography and preventive coronary revascularization are not recommended to reduce cardiac events in patients with severe...

Destructive per continuitatem spondylodiscitis after endovascular abdominal or thoracic...
Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery; Dreimann M, Ryang YM et. al.

Nov 18th, 2020 - Very few publications have previously described spondylodiscitis as a potential complication of endovascular aortic procedures (EVAR/TEVAR). We present to our knowledge the first case series of spondylodiscitis following EVAR/TEVAR based on our da...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Evaluation of Supra-aortic Trunks Debranching Techniques in Open Arch Repair by Means of Frozen Elephant Trunk Procedure With Two Configurations of the Jotec E-Vita Hybrid Graft (FETOPT)

Oct 22nd, 2018 - Open management of extensive pathology of the proximal aorta, namely ascending aorta, aortic arch, and descending thoracic aorta (DTA) requires sequential treatment of each segment involved. According to the etiopathogenesis and clinical history o...

Effects of a Surgery-induced Peripheral Inflammatory Response on the Blood Brain Barrier

Jun 22nd, 2016 - Study Objectives: To determine the role of surgery-induced inflammation on the transport of morphine and its metabolites, M3G and M6G, across the blood-brain barrier. Study phase: IV Study Design: This is a sequential enrolment study design in whi...

The Use of Nesiritide in Thoracic Aneurysm Repair to Prevent Acute Renal Failure

Jun 23rd, 2005 - Acute renal failure is a major and serious complication of more than 200,000 cardiovascular surgeries performed on adult Americans annually (www.sts.org). The incidence of acute renal failure (ARF) after cardiac surgery (depending on criteria used...

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News  7 results

The ‘guilty’ associates of silent thoracic aneurysm fingered
Cardiology News;

Jul 13th, 2016 - Dr. Elefteriades disclosed he has received consulting fees from Baxter, Covidien, Datascope, and CryoLife, and a research grant from Medtronic.

Open TAA repair surpasses TEVAR survival
Mitchel L. Zoler

Dec 12th, 2014 - CHICAGO – Endovascular repair of thoracic aortic aneurysms confers an immediate but short-lived survival advantage over open repair that completely disappears and then reverses 4. 5 years after intervention, a study showed.

Sex disparity in thoracic aneurysm repair linked to device size

Jan 30th, 2014 - A study published in Journal of Vascular Surgery is a "call to action" for device companies. Women are more likely than men to suffer complications, including death, from thoracic endovascular aortic repair.

AAA May Portend Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Family Practice News; Richard M. Kirkner

Jan 1st, 2011 - NEW YORK – About one in four patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm may be at risk for thoracic aortic aneurysm, judging by results of a single-center retrospective study of more than 1,000 patients. Dr.

Mutations Distinguish Overlapping Aortic Aneurysm Syndromes

Aug 24th, 2006 - Action Points When treating patients with aortic-aneurysm genetic disorders, recognize that DNA genotyping for Marfan's and the two other syndromes described here will be most useful in patients who have features shared by several syndromes. When ...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →