Endovascular sealing for abdominal aortic aneurysms: evolution or revolution?

Pinn, Stephen
November 2013
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Nov2013, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p611
Academic Journal
The article reports that physician Andrew Holden has discussed the cost-effective solution of endovascular imaging for abdominal aortic aneurysms.


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