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Reporting standards for endovascular aortic aneurysm repair.
Elliot L. Chaikof, MD, PhD, Jan D. Blankensteijn, MD, Peter L. Harris, MD, Geoffrey H. White, MD, Christopher K. Zarins, MD, Victor M. Bernhard, MD, Jon S. Matsumura, MD, James May, MD, Frank J.Expand
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Guidelines for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms. Report of a subcommittee of the Joint Council of the American Association for Vascular Surgery and Society for Vascular Surgery.
Decision-making in regard to elective repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) requires careful assessment of factors that influence rupture risk, operative mortality, and life expectancy.Expand
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Endovascular repair of traumatic thoracic aortic injury: clinical practice guidelines of the Society for Vascular Surgery.
The Society for Vascular Surgery® pursued development of clinical practice guidelines for the management of traumatic thoracic aortic injuries with thoracic endovascular aortic repair. In formulatingExpand
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Outcomes following endovascular vs open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm: a randomized trial.
CONTEXT Limited data are available to assess whether endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) improves short-term outcomes compared with traditional open repair. OBJECTIVE To compareExpand
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Identifying and grading factors that modify the outcome of endovascular aortic aneurysm repair.
Prospective randomization is a fundamental feature of clinical trial design because this process provides a mechanism for equal distribution among treatment arms of all factors, both recognized andExpand
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Randomized Trial of Stent versus Surgery for Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis.
BACKGROUND Previous clinical trials have suggested that carotid-artery stenting with a device to capture and remove emboli ("embolic protection") is an effective alternative to carotid endarterectomyExpand
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Long-term comparison of endovascular and open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm.
BACKGROUND Whether elective endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm reduces long-term morbidity and mortality, as compared with traditional open repair, remains uncertain. METHODS WeExpand
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The Society for Vascular Surgery Practice Guidelines: management of the left subclavian artery with thoracic endovascular aortic repair.
The Society for Vascular Surgery pursued development of clinical practice guidelines for the management of the left subclavian artery with thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR). In formulatingExpand
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International controlled clinical trial of thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair with the Zenith TX2 endovascular graft: 1-year results.
PURPOSE This trial evaluated the safety and effectiveness of thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) with a contemporary endograft system compared with open surgical repair (open) of descendingExpand
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Percutaneous repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm.
OBJECTIVE Percutaneous treatment of an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is feasible, but is associated with a unique set of risks. A comparison of Excluder endograft deployment with femoral arteryExpand
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