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Long-term outcome of open or endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
New England Journal of Medicine
1533-4406
Publisher
New England Journal of Medicine
Publication Date
Volume
362
Issue
20
Pages
1881–1889
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa0909499
PMID: 20484396
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Six years after randomization, endovascular and open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm resulted in similar rates of survival. The rate of secondary interventions was significantly higher for endovascular repair. (ClinicalTrials.gov number, NCT00421330.)

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