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Research & Reviews  283 results

Thoracic Aneurysm
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/761627-overview

Feb 4th, 2020 - Background Thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) is a life-threatening condition that causes significant short- and long-term mortality due to rupture and dissection. Aneurysm is defined as dilatation of the aorta of greater than 150% of its normal diame...

Assessment of Pull-out Forces in TEVAR and ANACONDA FEVAR Combination and Early Clinica...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2020.01.075
Annals of Vascular Surgery; Falkensammer J, Taher F et. al.

Jan 24th, 2020 - Although recent data on the treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms (TAAAs) are promising, in some cases, the paravisceral segment of the aorta may not be suitable for a branched endograft due to space restrictions. A combination of a fenes...

Rare case of a proximal descending thoracic aorta mycotic aneurysm following intravesic...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2019-231595
BMJ Case Reports; Ribeiro L, Rajendran S et. al.

Dec 17th, 2019 - A 79-year-old man presented with an enlarging thoracic aneurysm on the background of superficial bladder cancer treated with intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) injections. Following the injections, he developed deranged liver function tes...

Instabilities in Aortic Length After TEVAR and Reoperation: 12 Years of Follow-Up Imaging.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.10.009
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Moeller P, Naidu S et. al.

Nov 26th, 2019 - Thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) remains an important minimally invasive tool for the treatment of descending thoracic aneurysm. The long-term effects of these repairs in reduction of the aneurysmal sac size as well as stability of the ...

Complete atrioventricular block during thoracic endovascular aortic repair.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6639873
Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia; Shyu HN, Li PH et. al.

Jul 5th, 2019 - Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and acute aortic syndrome (AAS) are both life-threatening emergencies. We report a case of ACS with thoracic aneurysm. Thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) was arranged. However, perioperative complete atrioven...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  287 results

Thoracic Aneurysm
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/761627-overview

Feb 4th, 2020 - Background Thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) is a life-threatening condition that causes significant short- and long-term mortality due to rupture and dissection. Aneurysm is defined as dilatation of the aorta of greater than 150% of its normal diame...

Assessment of Pull-out Forces in TEVAR and ANACONDA FEVAR Combination and Early Clinica...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avsg.2020.01.075
Annals of Vascular Surgery; Falkensammer J, Taher F et. al.

Jan 24th, 2020 - Although recent data on the treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms (TAAAs) are promising, in some cases, the paravisceral segment of the aorta may not be suitable for a branched endograft due to space restrictions. A combination of a fenes...

Rare case of a proximal descending thoracic aorta mycotic aneurysm following intravesic...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2019-231595
BMJ Case Reports; Ribeiro L, Rajendran S et. al.

Dec 17th, 2019 - A 79-year-old man presented with an enlarging thoracic aneurysm on the background of superficial bladder cancer treated with intravesical bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) injections. Following the injections, he developed deranged liver function tes...

Instabilities in Aortic Length After TEVAR and Reoperation: 12 Years of Follow-Up Imaging.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.10.009
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Moeller P, Naidu S et. al.

Nov 26th, 2019 - Thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) remains an important minimally invasive tool for the treatment of descending thoracic aneurysm. The long-term effects of these repairs in reduction of the aneurysmal sac size as well as stability of the ...

Complete atrioventricular block during thoracic endovascular aortic repair.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6639873
Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia; Shyu HN, Li PH et. al.

Jul 5th, 2019 - Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and acute aortic syndrome (AAS) are both life-threatening emergencies. We report a case of ACS with thoracic aneurysm. Thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) was arranged. However, perioperative complete atrioven...

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News  7 results

The ‘guilty’ associates of silent thoracic aneurysm fingered
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/110345/cardiology/guilty-associates-silent-thoracic-aneurysm-fingered/page/0/1
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
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.

Sex disparity in thoracic aneurysm repair linked to device size
https://www.mdedge.com/vascularspecialistonline/article/84161/sex-disparity-thoracic-aneurysm-repair-linked-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
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/31989/cardiology/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.

Highlights of the 32nd Vascular and Endovascular Issues, Techniques and Horizons Symposium
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/518833

Jan 16th, 2006 - Introduction For 4 days, from November 17 to 20, well over 2500 international experts in the field of vascular surgery convened at the 32nd annual Vascular and Endovascular Issues, Techniques and Horizons (VEITH)symposium in New York, NY, a congre...

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