Endovascular stent-grafts for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms: NICE technology appraisal guidance

Hay, N.; McCracken, F.; Richardson, J.; George, E.; Barnett, D.
November 2009
Heart;Nov2009, Vol. 92 Issue 21, p12
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the utilization of endovascular stent-grafts (EVAR) to treat abdominal aortic aneurysms. EVAR is done for patients with unruptured infra-renal abdominal aneurysm by highly trained health care professionals. Several factors are considered before doing the said procedure including the size of the aneurysm, patient's readiness for the surgery and mortality risk


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