Moving into the paravisceral aorta using fenestrated and branched endografts.

@article{Farber2012MovingIT,
  title={Moving into the paravisceral aorta using fenestrated and branched endografts.},
  author={Mark A. Farber and Raghuveer Vallabhaneni},
  journal={Seminars in vascular surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={193-9}
}
When one compares the potential advantages of endovascular aortic repair with respect to traditional open repair, it would seem logical that extension into the paravisceral aorta would be easily justified, given the complexity of open aortic repair and its associated complications. Eight years have transpired between trial initiation and Food and Drug Administration approval of the first fenestrated device in the United States for the treatment of juxtarenal aneurysms. While there are only a… CONTINUE READING