- Abdominal Closure Using Nonabsorbable Mesh after Massive Resuscitation Prevents... Ciresi, David L.; Cali, Robert F. // American Surgeon;Aug1999, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p720
Patients who receive high-volume resuscitation after massive abdominopelvic trauma, or emergent repair of a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (RAAA), are at a significant risk for postoperative abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS). Absorbable prosthetic closure of the abdominal wall has been...
- miR-24 and YKL-40 in Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. Maegdefessel, Lars; Raaz, Uwe; Spin, Joshua M.; Eriksson, Per; Hamsten, Anders; Tsao, Philip S. // Cardiologia Croatica;2012, Vol. 7 Issue 9/10, Special section p1
The article outlines miR-24 and YKL-40 in abdominal aortic aneurysm.
- Conservation and New Technology: The Impact on Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair. Bush, Ruth L.; Najibi, Sasan; Lin, Peter H.; Lumsden, Alan B.; Dodson, Thomas F.; Salam, Atef A.; Smith III, Robert B.; Chaikof, Elliot L.; Weiss, Victor L. // American Surgeon;Jan2002, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p57
The last decade has represented a time of fundamental change in the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs). Potentially, vascular surgeons will either acquire catheter-based skills or relinquish the care for many patients with infrarenal AAA. We investigated AAA referral patterns and...
- Aortic aneurysm replacement with Dacron graft in a 34 year old man. How long will the graft last?. Khan, B.F.; Renton, S.; Hussain, S.T. // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Jun2003, Vol. 79 Issue 932, p348
Details the case of a 34-year-old man diagnosed with abdominal aortic aneurysm. Presenting signs and symptoms; Past medical history; Diagnostic procedures; Treatment; Evaluation.
- Analysis of perioperative mortality rate in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm treated at the Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Silesian Medical University in 1978-2005. Ziaja, Krzysztof; Kuczmik, Wacław; Urbanek, Tomasz; Kostyra, Jacek; Kazibudzki, Marek; Nowakowski, Przemysław; Krupowies, Arkadiusz; Ludyga, Tomasz; Latała, Robert; Ziaja, Damian; Kowalewska-Twordela, Teresa; Biolik, Grzegorz; Szaniewski, Krzysztof; Orawczyk, Tomasz; Ćwik, Paweł; Glanowski, Michał; Kucharzewski, Marcin; Samorodny, Jacek // Polish Surgery / Chirurgia Polska;2006, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p11
Background: The constant development of operative techniques as well as progress in anaesthesiology has allowed one to treat patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) with increasing success. The aim of performing a scheduled AAA resection is the prophylaxis of an aneurysm rupture....
- Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm. // Diseases & Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, 2nd edition;2002, p1
Presents an encyclopedia entry for abdominal aortic aneurysm. Causes; Symptoms; Primary nursing diagnosis; Discharge and home healthcare guidelines.
- Acute Thrombosis of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. Suliman, Ahmed S.; Raffetto, Joseph D.; Seidman, Craig S.; Menzoian, James O. // Vascular & Endovascular Surgery;Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p71
An acutely thrombosed abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is a rare but devastating complication of aortic aneurysms. Incidence in reported series is approximately 0.7-2.8% of surgically managed AAA cases with an associated mortality rate of 50%. To date there have been only 46 cases of acutely...
- Predictive Value of Conventional Computed Tomography. Posacioglu, Hakan; Islamoglu, Fatih; Apaydin, Anil Ziya; Parildar, Mustafa; Yagdi, Tahir; Calkavur, Tanzer; Buket, Suat // Texas Heart Institute Journal;2002, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p172
The present study aimed to evaluate the diagnostic reliability of computed tomography in determining the proximal extent of abdominal aortic aneurysms and the possibility of infrarenal clamping, Preoperative computed tomographic findings, together with the operative data for 95 patients, were...
- Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Related to IgG4 Periaortitis. Qi Qian; Kashani, Kianoush B.; Miller, Dylan V. // New England Journal of Medicine;9/10/2009, Vol. 361 Issue 11, p1121
A letter to the editor is presented about ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm associated with immunoglobulin G4 (IgG4) periaortitis.