Survival and complication free survival in Marfan's syndrome: implications of current guidelines.

OBJECTIVE To evaluate survival and complication free survival in patients with Marfan's syndrome and to assess the possible influence of recently revised guidelines for prophylactic aortic root replacement in these patients. METHODS 130 patients who had been attending one institution over 14 years were evaluated. Kaplan-Meier analysis was performed in 125… (More)