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PURPOSE To determine aneurysm neck diameter change after endovascular repair (EVR) of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) and its relationship to stent-graft diameter. MATERIALS AND METHODS The cases of 73 patients with AAAs who underwent EVR were reviewed retrospectively: 68 had preoperative imaging available. Neck diameter was reviewed by a single observer(More)
OBJECTIVES Sternal fractures occur after deceleration injuries such as falls and road traffic accidents. Recovery from isolated fractures is excellent, but mortality increases dramatically with concurrent chest injuries such as rib fractures and soft tissue injuries. Short-term complications include chest pain, which prevents patients from taking deep(More)
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