Two-staged repair for an acute type A aortic dissection with visceral ischemia after an aortic valve replacement.

@article{Iwaki2008TwostagedRF,
  title={Two-staged repair for an acute type A aortic dissection with visceral ischemia after an aortic valve replacement.},
  author={Hideyuki Iwaki and Seko Suzuki and Toshimi Yajima and Masafumi Hioki and Takashi G. Nitta and Masami Ochi and Kazuo Shimizu},
  journal={Journal of cardiac surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={171-3}
}
There is the consensus that patients with an acute type A aortic dissection (AADA) should undergo urgent surgical treatment. However, we dared to select a two-staged repair in order to relieve the visceral ischemia first. In addition, we selected revascularization using a bypass graft without using a proximal aortic replacement or aortic fenestration… CONTINUE READING