Internal or external wall diameter for abdominal aortic aneurysm screening?

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INTRODUCTION The national abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening programme measures internal wall diameter; however, current UK intervention criteria use external wall diameter. Our aim was to determine the clinical significance of the difference between these two measurements. PATIENTS AND METHODS Fifty patients on an aneurysm surveillance programme… (More)
DOI: 10.1308/003588410X12699663903430

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