TITLE

Catheter-Based Treatment of Aortic Dissection

AUTHOR(S)
Vlahakes, Gus J.
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
New England Journal of Medicine;05/20/99, Vol. 340 Issue 20, p1585
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Focuses on patients with aortic dissection and its treatment. Reference to the reports by Dake et al and Nienaber et al in this issue; Reports detailing the findings in patients in whom this condition was treated with catheter-delivered endovascular stent-grafts; Mortality due to aortic dissection; Multidisciplinary efforts involving both surgeons and radiologists.
ACCESSION #
24900487

 

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