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Partial inflow occlusion facilitates accurate deployment of thoracic aortic endografts.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists
Publication Date
Volume
11
Issue
2
Pages
175–179
Identifiers
PMID: 15056023
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The force of aortic flow often impairs precise deployment of thoracic endoprostheses, resulting in distal displacement. Partial inflow occlusion provides precise control over the extent and duration of the hypotensive period, allowing accurate deployment of thoracic endoprostheses.

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