[Surgical treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm].

@article{Omura2012SurgicalTO,
  title={[Surgical treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm].},
  author={Atsushi Omura and Yutaka Okita},
  journal={Kyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={67-79}
}
Thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm (TAAA) repair is the most invasive aortic surgery, requiring wide aortic exposure and reconstruction of branches of vital organs. Spinal cord ischemic injury( SCII) remains the most devastating complication. There has been a significant improvement in operative mortality and the incidence of SCII during past 2 decades in the treatment of TAAA repair. A number of adjuncts have been successfully used intraoperatively and postoperatively to minimize the risk of… CONTINUE READING

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