Ruptured AAA: open surgical management.

Abstract

Ruptured abdominal aorta aneurysm (rAAA) is the 13th leading cause of death in the United States. Despite many advances in the field of vascular surgery, the improvement in mortality rates of rAAA have been very modest. Although endovascular repair has surpassed open repair for elective AAA repair in the United States, open rAAA repair remains the most… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.semvascsurg.2010.10.001

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