Creation of an Extraluminal Arterial Bypass Graft Using a Commercially Available Self-Expanding Stent Graft: Feasibility Study in a Porcine Model

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The purpose of this study was to assess the technical feasibility of ultrasound-guided endovascular creation of a percutaneous extraluminal arterial bypass graft without a surgically created arterial anastomosis. Nine swine were utilized for this IACUC-approved study using a carotid bypass model in swine. Using sonographic guidance, percutaneous access was… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00270-017-1672-7

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