Recent thoraco-abdominal aortic repair outcomes using moderate-to-deep hypothermia combined with targeted reconstruction of the Adamkiewicz artery†.

OBJECTIVES We retrospectively reviewed the surgical results of thoraco-abdominal aortic repair using moderate-to-deep hypothermia combined with targeted reconstruction of the Adamkiewicz artery (AKA). METHODS Between 2006 and 2014, 100 patients underwent thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysm repair using moderate-to-deep hypothermia. Their mean age was 58… CONTINUE READING