Endovascular stent-grafts for abdominal aortic aneurysm repair

BlueCross BlueShield Association
Record ID 32003000740
Authors' objectives:

This Assessment will focus on the most common use of endovascular repair - the use of stent-grafts in the management of patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). Specifically, the Assessment will examine the effect of endovascular stent-graft repair of AAA on the morbidity and mortality of patients with clinically significant AAAs.

Authors' methods: Systematic review
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2001
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
MeSH Terms
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Stents
Organisation Name: BlueCross BlueShield Association
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