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ALLMedicine™ Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Center

Research & Reviews  1,469 results

Interstage mortality in two-stage elephant trunk surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.15441
Journal of Cardiac Surgery; Saeyeldin A, Gryaznov AA et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Diffuse mega-aorta is challenging. Prior studies have raised concerns regarding the safety of the open two-stage elephant trunk (ET) approach for extensive thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA), specifically in regard to interstage mortality. This study ...

Moderate Aerobic Exercise Prevents Matrix Degradation and Death in a Mouse Model of Aor...
https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpheart.00229.2020
American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Phy... Aicher BO, Zhang J et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Thoracic aortic aneurysm and dissection (TAAD) is a deadly disease characterized by intimal disruption induced by hemodynamic forces of the circulation. The effect of exercise in patients with TAAD is largely unknown. β-aminopropionitrile (BAPN) i...

Trends and Outcomes of Elective Thoracic Aortic Repair and Acute Thoracic Aortic Syndro...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2021.01.021
The American Journal of Medicine; Elbadawi A, Elgendy IY et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - There is a paucity of data on the contemporary outcomes and trends of elective thoracic aortic aneurysm repair and aneurysm-associated acute aortic syndrome. We queried the NIS database years 2012-2016 to identify hospitalizations for elective tho...

Beyond randomised studies: recommendations for cardiac rehabilitation following repair ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/2047487320936782
European Journal of Preventive Cardiology; Schwaab B, Rauch B et. al.

Feb 21st, 2021 - Beyond randomised studies: recommendations for cardiac rehabilitation following repair of thoracic aortic aneurysm or dissection.|2021|Schwaab B,Rauch B,Völler H,Benzer W,Schmid JP,|

Is there an immunogenomic difference between thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms?
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.15440
Journal of Cardiac Surgery; Yap ZJ, Sharif M et. al.

Feb 19th, 2021 - Aortic aneurysms most commonly occur in the infra-renal and proximal thoracic regions. While generally asymptomatic, progressive aneurysmal dilation can become rapidly lethal when dissection or ruptures occurs, highlighting the need for more robus...

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Guidelines  4 results

Society for Vascular Surgery clinical practice guidelines of thoracic endovascular aort...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2020.05.076
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Upchurch GR, Escobar GA et. al.

Jul 6th, 2020 - Thoracic aortic diseases, including disease of the descending thoracic aorta (DTA), are significant causes of death in the United States. Open repair of the DTA is a physiologically impactful operation with relatively high rates of mortality, para...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2018.03.031
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Bennett SJ et. al.

May 4th, 2018 - Although the incidence of thoracic aortic aneurysm is on the rise, initial imaging diagnosis can present a challenge for many clinicians. Providers are faced with many imaging choices as part of the initial workup. Considering level of invasivenes...

A Practical Guide to Clinical Management of Thoracic Aortic Disease.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.10.020
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Bradley TJ, Alvarez NA et. al.

Jan 2nd, 2016 - Physicians and surgeons faced with patients with thoracic aortic disease (TAD) need to determine the underlying diagnosis to facilitate decisions regarding appropriate investigations as well as which other specialists to involve, when to start med...

Genetic Testing in Thoracic Aortic Disease--When, Why, and How?
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2015.09.018
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Bowdin SC, Laberge AM et. al.

Nov 25th, 2015 - Advances in genetic technology over the past 10 years have revealed the polygenic basis of thoracic aortic aneurysm and thoracic aortic acute dissection (TAAD) in a subset of patients. There is mounting evidence to show that clinical risk stratifi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,513 results

Interstage mortality in two-stage elephant trunk surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.15441
Journal of Cardiac Surgery; Saeyeldin A, Gryaznov AA et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Diffuse mega-aorta is challenging. Prior studies have raised concerns regarding the safety of the open two-stage elephant trunk (ET) approach for extensive thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA), specifically in regard to interstage mortality. This study ...

Moderate Aerobic Exercise Prevents Matrix Degradation and Death in a Mouse Model of Aor...
https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpheart.00229.2020
American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Phy... Aicher BO, Zhang J et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Thoracic aortic aneurysm and dissection (TAAD) is a deadly disease characterized by intimal disruption induced by hemodynamic forces of the circulation. The effect of exercise in patients with TAAD is largely unknown. β-aminopropionitrile (BAPN) i...

Trends and Outcomes of Elective Thoracic Aortic Repair and Acute Thoracic Aortic Syndro...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2021.01.021
The American Journal of Medicine; Elbadawi A, Elgendy IY et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - There is a paucity of data on the contemporary outcomes and trends of elective thoracic aortic aneurysm repair and aneurysm-associated acute aortic syndrome. We queried the NIS database years 2012-2016 to identify hospitalizations for elective tho...

Beyond randomised studies: recommendations for cardiac rehabilitation following repair ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/2047487320936782
European Journal of Preventive Cardiology; Schwaab B, Rauch B et. al.

Feb 21st, 2021 - Beyond randomised studies: recommendations for cardiac rehabilitation following repair of thoracic aortic aneurysm or dissection.|2021|Schwaab B,Rauch B,Völler H,Benzer W,Schmid JP,|

Is there an immunogenomic difference between thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms?
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.15440
Journal of Cardiac Surgery; Yap ZJ, Sharif M et. al.

Feb 19th, 2021 - Aortic aneurysms most commonly occur in the infra-renal and proximal thoracic regions. While generally asymptomatic, progressive aneurysmal dilation can become rapidly lethal when dissection or ruptures occurs, highlighting the need for more robus...

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News  15 results

Respiratory effects may account for worse survival in women undergoing DTA and TAAA repair
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/200917/aneurysms/respiratory-effects-may-account-worse-survival-women-undergoing-dta?channel=39313
Mark S. Lesney

May 14th, 2019 - Women undergoing open descending thoracic aortic aneurysm (DTA) and open thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm (TAAA) repair are not at greater risk for operative mortality than their male counterparts. However, they are at significantly greater risk f.

Aortic aneurysm: Fluoroquinolones, genetic counseling
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/173577/cardiology/aortic-aneurysm-fluoroquinolones-genetic-counseling?channel=312
Mark R. Goldstein, MD, FACP, Luca Mascitelli, MD

Sep 4th, 2018 - To the Editor: We read with interest the article by Cikach et al on thoracic aortic aneurysm. 1 For medical management of this condition, the authors emphasized controlling blood pressure and heart rate and also avoiding isometric exercises and he.

Thoracic aortic aneurysm: How to counsel, when to refer
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/166717/cardiology/thoracic-aortic-aneurysm-how-counsel-when-refer?channel=312
Frank Cikach, MD, Milind Y. Desai, MD, FACC, FAHA, FESC et. al.

Jun 1st, 2018 - Thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) needs to be detected, monitored, and managed in a timely manner to prevent a serious consequence such as acute dissection or rupture. But only about 5% of patients experience symptoms before an acute event occurs, an.

Open TAA repair surpasses TEVAR survival
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/89380/interventional-cardiology-surgery/open-taa-repair-surpasses-tevar
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.

Routinely screen relatives when thoracic aortic aneurysm disease presents before age 60
https://www.mdedge.com/cardiology/article/79684/vascular/routinely-screen-relatives-when-thoracic-aortic-aneurysm-disease
Bruce Jancin

Jan 3rd, 2014 - DALLAS – Routine screening is warranted for the first-degree relatives of patients who present with thoracic aortic disease before age 60 years in the absence of predisposing conditions such as hypertension, Marfan syndrome, or bicuspid aortic val.

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Patient Education  37 results see all →