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ALLMedicine™ Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Center

Research & Reviews  1,421 results

Aortic Stiffness, Central Blood Pressure, and Pulsatile Arterial Load Predict Future Th...
https://doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.120.16249
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979); Boczar KE, Boodhwani M et. al.

Nov 30th, 2020 - Thoracic aortic aneurysm is a disease associated with high morbidity and mortality. Clinically useful strategies for medical management of thoracic aortic aneurysm are critically needed. To address this need, we sought to determine the role of aor...

Elective replacement of the ascending aorta: is the 5.5-cm threshold appropriate? The i...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezaa387
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery; Papakonstantinou NA, Rorris FP

Nov 23rd, 2020 - As thoracic aortic aneurysm disease continues to cause significant morbidity and mortality in the general population, the cardiovascular community continues the search for the golden threshold of elective surgical replacement of the ascending aort...

Obstructive sleep apnea and the progression of thoracic aortic aneurysm: a prospective ...
https://doi.org/10.1183/13993003.03322-2020
The European Respiratory Journal; Gaisl T, Rejmer P et. al.

Nov 20th, 2020 - Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is associated with an increased prevalence of aortic aneurysms, and it has also been suggested that severe OSA furthers aneurysm expansion in the abdomen. We evaluated whether OSA is a risk factor for the progression ...

Mitral inflow obstruction by a descending thoracic aortic aneurysm.
https://doi.org/10.1093/ehjci/jeaa291
European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging; Alnsasra H, Goldstein SA et. al.

Nov 9th, 2020 - Mitral inflow obstruction by a descending thoracic aortic aneurysm.|2020|Alnsasra H,Goldstein SA,Chang IC,|

Endovascular Outcomes in Aortic Arch Repair with Double and Triple Parallel Stent Grafts.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2020.06.026
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology : JVIR; Guo B, Guo D et. al.

Nov 6th, 2020 - To report early and midterm outcomes of treating thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) and aortic dissection (AD) involving zone 1 and zone 0 with multiple parallel stent grafts (PSGs). From February 2011 to August 2018, 31 of 1,806 patients (1.7%) who u...

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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  1,467 results

Aortic Stiffness, Central Blood Pressure, and Pulsatile Arterial Load Predict Future Th...
https://doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.120.16249
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979); Boczar KE, Boodhwani M et. al.

Nov 30th, 2020 - Thoracic aortic aneurysm is a disease associated with high morbidity and mortality. Clinically useful strategies for medical management of thoracic aortic aneurysm are critically needed. To address this need, we sought to determine the role of aor...

Elective replacement of the ascending aorta: is the 5.5-cm threshold appropriate? The i...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezaa387
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery; Papakonstantinou NA, Rorris FP

Nov 23rd, 2020 - As thoracic aortic aneurysm disease continues to cause significant morbidity and mortality in the general population, the cardiovascular community continues the search for the golden threshold of elective surgical replacement of the ascending aort...

Obstructive sleep apnea and the progression of thoracic aortic aneurysm: a prospective ...
https://doi.org/10.1183/13993003.03322-2020
The European Respiratory Journal; Gaisl T, Rejmer P et. al.

Nov 20th, 2020 - Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is associated with an increased prevalence of aortic aneurysms, and it has also been suggested that severe OSA furthers aneurysm expansion in the abdomen. We evaluated whether OSA is a risk factor for the progression ...

Mitral inflow obstruction by a descending thoracic aortic aneurysm.
https://doi.org/10.1093/ehjci/jeaa291
European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging; Alnsasra H, Goldstein SA et. al.

Nov 9th, 2020 - Mitral inflow obstruction by a descending thoracic aortic aneurysm.|2020|Alnsasra H,Goldstein SA,Chang IC,|

Endovascular Outcomes in Aortic Arch Repair with Double and Triple Parallel Stent Grafts.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2020.06.026
Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology : JVIR; Guo B, Guo D et. al.

Nov 6th, 2020 - To report early and midterm outcomes of treating thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) and aortic dissection (AD) involving zone 1 and zone 0 with multiple parallel stent grafts (PSGs). From February 2011 to August 2018, 31 of 1,806 patients (1.7%) who u...

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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  39 results see all →