×
About 8,278 results

ALLMedicine™ Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Center

Research & Reviews  3,077 results

Unusual cause of gastrointestinal bleeding in an 84-year-old woman: a miraculous surviv...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-244318
BMJ Case Reports; Tan N, Shi Y et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - An 84-year-old woman presented acutely with dizziness, fatigue and a total of 800 mL of fresh per rectum (PR) bleeding. The significant history of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair 5 years ago included multiple episodes of endovascular leak around ...

Factors affecting vitamin D status in outpatients with abdominal aortic aneurysm and pe...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.numecd.2021.07.013
Nutrition, Metabolism, and Cardiovascular Diseases : NMCD; Adamska-Tomaszewska D, Kocełak P et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - Vitamin D (VD) deficiency is considered an important risk factor for the development of atherosclerosis and aortic aneurysms. The deficiency is claimed to enhance degeneration and remodeling of collagen and elastin fibers in the artery wall, leadi...

Early and Long-Term Outcomes of Endovascular Aortic Repair in Young and Low Surgical Ri...
https://doi.org/10.1177/15266028211045703
Journal of Endovascular Therapy : an Official Journal of ... Piazza M, Squizzato F et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - To investigate early- and long-term outcomes of endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) for infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) in young and low surgical risk patients. The global registry for endovascular aortic treatment (GREAT) was queried f...

Reversal of elastase-induced abdominal aortic aneurysm following the delivery of nanopa...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2021.174487
European Journal of Pharmacology; Saphala D, Rice CD et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - An Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), a deadly disease in elderly population, is featured by expansion of aortic diameter, degradation and weakening of vasculature. Its common and significant characteristics are disarray and inflammation in vasculat...

B cell activating factor antagonism attenuates the growth of experimental abdominal aor...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajpath.2021.08.012
The American Journal of Pathology; Spinosa MD, Montgomery WG et. al.

Sep 13th, 2021 - B cell activating factor (BAFF), a tumor necrosis factor family of cytokine, was recently identified as a regulator of atherosclerosis, however, its role in aortic aneurysm is not determined. Here, we examined the effect of selective BAFF antagoni...

see more →

Guidelines  9 results

2021 Canadian Cardiovascular Society Guidelines for the Management of Dyslipidemia for ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2021.03.016
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Pearson GJ, Thanassoulis G et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - The 2021 guidelines primary panel selected clinically relevant questions and produced updated recommendations, on the basis of important new findings that have emerged since the 2016 guidelines. In patients with clinical atherosclerosis, abdominal...

Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendati...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2019.18928
JAMA , Owens DK et. al.

Dec 11th, 2019 - An abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is typically defined as aortic enlargement with a diameter of 3.0 cm or larger. The prevalence of AAA has declined over the past 2 decades among screened men 65 years or older in various European countries. The c...

The Society for Vascular Surgery practice guidelines on the care of patients with an ab...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2017.10.044
Journal of Vascular Surgery; Chaikof EL, Dalman RL et. al.

Dec 23rd, 2017 - Decision-making related to the care of patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is complex. Aneurysms present with varying risks of rupture, and patient-specific factors influence anticipated life expectancy, operative risk, and need to in...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Pulsatile Abdominal Mass Suspected Abdominal Aortic Aneur...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.01.027
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Reis SP et. al.

May 6th, 2017 - Clinical palpation of a pulsating abdominal mass alerts the clinician to the presence of a possible abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). Imaging studies are important in diagnosing and categorizing the extent of the aneurysm and may aid in treatment p...

Imaging After Nellix Endovascular Aneurysm Sealing: A Consensus Document.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1526602815616251
Journal of Endovascular Therapy : an Official Journal of ... Holden A, Savlovskis J et. al.

Nov 14th, 2015 - Endovascular aneurysm sealing (EVAS) using the Nellix system is a new and different method of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. Normal postoperative imaging has unique appearances that change with time; complications also have different and specif...

see more →

Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Post Discharge After Surgery Virtual Care With Remote Automated Monitoring Technology (PVC-RAM) Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04344665

Jul 23rd, 2021 - The Post discharge after surgery Virtual Care with Remote Automated Monitoring technology (PVC-RAM) Trial is a multicentre, parallel group, superiority, randomized controlled trial to determine the effect of virtual care with remote automated moni...

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Surgery and Thrombosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04325373

Mar 27th, 2020 - Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) develops in the context of atherosclerosis or infection (aortitis or mycotic aneurysm). AAA and its surgery are associated with pro-thrombotic modifications of hemostasis, which persists in the post-operative period...

Emergency Department Ultrasound in Renal Colic
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01323842

Nov 26th, 2015 - Renal colic is a common (1300 visits per year at our institution) and painful condition caused by stones in the kidney and ureter, and can be mimicked by life threatening conditions such as a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). This can crea...

Comparison of Methods to Improve Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Screening Rates in the Primary Care Setting.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01301534

Nov 25th, 2013 - Approximately 1700 male patients (DoD beneficiaries) between the ages of 65-75 will be selected from their medical records. The information on the attached abstracted data sheet will be collected. As part of standard patient care operations, the F...

see more →

News  218 results

ACO Participation Doesn't Affect Use of New Surgical Procedures
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940853

Nov 13th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Participating in an accountable care organization (ACO) does not seem to affect whether or not a hospital will adopt a new surgical technology, according to a new study. "Accountable care organizations might have been e...

Polygenic Risk Score Could Spot People at Higher Risk for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939584

Oct 23rd, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Several genetic risk variants are associated with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), and a polygenic risk score might help identify those who can benefit from screening, according to a genome-wide association study (GWAS)...

Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on NICE Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Guidance
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937728_6

Oct 1st, 2020 - NICE comments that evidence suggests smoking increases the risk of abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture and so people with an AAA who smoke should be referred to a stop smoking service. NICE also recommends ensuring those with an AAA who have hyperte...

Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on NICE Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Guidance
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937728_5

Oct 1st, 2020 - NICE advises clinicians to think about the possibility of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm in people with: Your Peers Chose: Constipation 0% New onset abdominal pain 0% Frequent bloating 0% NICE advises thinking about the possibility of ruptur...

Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on NICE Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Guidance
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937728

Oct 1st, 2020 - The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) states the prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) is falling. However, these often asymptomatic balloon-like expansions are at risk of rupture, potentially leading to catastrophi...

see more →

Patient Education  2 results see all →