Pre-operative evaluation of abdominal aortic aneurysms: ultrasound or computed tomography?

@article{Gomes1987PreoperativeEO,
  title={Pre-operative evaluation of abdominal aortic aneurysms: ultrasound or computed tomography?},
  author={Mario N Gomes and Peter L. Choyke},
  journal={The Journal of cardiovascular surgery},
  year={1987},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={159-66}
}
Evaluation of aortic aneurysms by ultrasound (US) or computed tomography (CT) is now commonplace and their use often reflects personal preferences given their similar diagnostic accuracy. Knowledge of anatomic details may be very helpful in the planning of the surgical procedure. Involvement of the supra-renal aorta, relative position of the renal arteries… CONTINUE READING