Palliation of abdominal aortic aneurysms in the endovascular era.

OBJECTIVES To establish outcome of patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) deemed unfit for repair. DESIGN Retrospective non-randomised study. MATERIALS AND METHODS Identification of males with >5.5 cm or females with >5.0 cm AAA turned down for elective repair between 01/01/2006-24/07/2009 from a prospective database. Comorbidities, reasons for… CONTINUE READING