[Arterial embolectomy in acute peripheral vascular occlusion (author's transl)].

@article{Clausner1980ArterialEI,
  title={[Arterial embolectomy in acute peripheral vascular occlusion (author's transl)].},
  author={G Clausner and M. Bartel},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Chirurgie},
  year={1980},
  volume={105 14},
  pages={901-7}
}
A series of 68 arterial embolectomies in 59 patients performed during 1970 to 1979 is presented. Limb salvage rate was 67,5%, amputation frequency after embolectomy 5,9%, the mortality rate came up to 17,6%. An analysis of some factors affecting the results after embolectomy, such as causative heart disease, anticoagulation treatment, and time interval… CONTINUE READING