• Endovascular aortic repair versus open surgical repair for acute type B thoracic aortic dissection: A systematic review and meta-analysis

    3 days ago - By International Journal of Surgery

    Aim: The purpose of this study was to compare perioperative and mortality outcomes of endovascular aortic repair against open repair in acute type B aortic dissection.
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  • Psoas muscle area as a predictor of mortality and morbidity following endovascular aneurysm repair

    3 days ago - By International Journal of Surgery

    Aim: Sarcopenia categorised by a decrease in total psoas muscle area on computed tomography imaging has been related to adverse outcomes in surgical patients. The aim of this study was to evaluate the quantification of sarcopenia as a method of risk stratification in patients undergoing elective endovascular aneurysm repair .
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