Emergency endovascular management of peripheral artery aneurysms and pseudoaneurysms- A review
Cooper, David G
Boyle, Jonathan R
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Sadat, U., Kullar, P., Noorani, A., Gillard, J., Cooper, D. G., & Boyle, J. R. (2008). Emergency endovascular management of peripheral artery aneurysms and pseudoaneurysms- A review. https://doi.org/10.1186/1749-7922-3-22
Abstract Endovascular stenting has been successfully employed in the management of aortic aneurysms; however, its use in managing peripheral arterial conditions remains questionable. We review the utility of endovascular technique in the management of peripheral arterial conditions like aneurysms, pseudoaneurysms and arterio-venous fistulas in the emergency setting. Though long term data about graft patency rates is not yet available, the endovascular approach appears to be a useful minimally invasive technique in situations where open repair is either difficult or not feasible.
External DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/1749-7922-3-22
This record's URL: http://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/237953
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