Nicolas Allegue

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The objective of this report was to analyze the current surgical results of operative treatment in patients suffering ruptured AAA (abdominal aortic aneurysms) and to define those independent predictive factors for mortality. During a period of 2 years, from January 1996 to December 1997, 144 patients operated on for ruptured AAA in 10 hospitals were(More)
The purpose of this nonrandomized case-review study was to compare the outcome of stripping and CHIVA for treatment of varicose veins in the lower extremities in our department. Outcome was evaluated by independent physicians. A total of 85 patients underwent saphenous vein stripping in association with phlebectomy and 90 patients underwent CHIVA cure. The(More)
BACKGROUND The aims of this study were to analyze the predictive factors for intragraft mural thrombus formation and evolution during follow-up after endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms and to evaluate its relationship with the subsequent appearance of complications. METHODS A retrospective study was performed by selecting those patients(More)
INTRODUCTION The possibility of diagnosing carotid stenosis and carrying out surgery without arteriography has increased with the use of different diagnostic methods. The eco-Doppler has been shown to be a useful method, although it requires previous individualised validation. OBJECTIVE We aim to validate our Vascular Diagnostic Laboratory in the(More)
Ischemic nephropathy is recognized as a distinct cause of renal insufficiency and it is defined as a significant reduction in glomerular filtration rate in patients with hemodynamically significant renovascular occlusive disease. We argue the epidemiologic and clinical manifestations of atherosclerotic renovascular disease, and we evaluate the pronostic(More)
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