Late survival after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.

  title={Late survival after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.},
  author={Michel Batt and Pascal Staccini and Paul Pittaluga and Enrico Ferrari and R{\'e}da Hassen-Khodja and Serge Declemy},
  journal={European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery},
  volume={17 4},
OBJECTIVES This study was undertaken to determine the late survival of patients operated successfully for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair, to compare survival data with that of the age- and sex-matched general population, to identify the causes of late death, and to determine the factors influencing late survival. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 187 consecutive patients underwent elective surgical AAA repair between January 1987 and December 1991. There were 11 postoperative deaths… CONTINUE READING


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