Revascularisation of the left subclavian artery for thoracic endovascular aortic repair.

@article{Hajibandeh2016RevascularisationOT,
  title={Revascularisation of the left subclavian artery for thoracic endovascular aortic repair.},
  author={Shahin Hajibandeh and Shahab Hajibandeh and Stavros A Antoniou and Francesco Torella and George Athanasios Antoniou},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
  year={2016},
  volume={4},
  pages={CD011738}
}
BACKGROUND Controversy exists as to whether revascularisation of the left subclavian artery (LSA) confers improved outcomes in patients undergoing thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR). Even though preemptive revascularisation of the LSA has theoretical advantages, including a reduced risk of ischaemic damage to vital organs, such as the brain and the… CONTINUE READING