Hybrid Operation for Descending Aortic Pathologies Involving Distal Aortic Arch.

Background A combined endovascular and debranching hybrid procedure was performed for descending aortic pathologies involving the distal aortic arch. We reviewed our results of this procedure to summarize clinical experiences. Methods From April 2009 to April 2013, 36 patients (21 males and 15 females) underwent the hybrid operation. Hospital stay and… CONTINUE READING