Optimal treatment for patients with chronic Stanford type B aortic dissection: endovascularly, surgically or both?


OBJECTIVES Patients with chronic Stanford type B aortic dissections (TBAD) are traditionally treated medically, but some of the affected thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic segments progress to large aneurysms with a significant risk of rupture. The purpose of this study is to retrospectively evaluate, with an 'all-comers' approach, the survival and the… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ejcts/ezt291


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