Randomized study comparing cardiac response in endovascular and open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.


BACKGROUND The aim was to compare the cardiac response and the incidence of adverse cardiac events during and after endovascular (EVAR) and open (OR) repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs). METHODS Seventy-six patients with an AAA suitable for EVAR, and in a general condition allowing open surgery were randomized to EVAR (57 patients) or OR (19… (More)


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