[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.211.247.249. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Citations 0
Invited Commentary
March 1998

Response of Normal Aorta to Endovascular Grafting—Invited Commentary

Arch Surg. 1998;133(3):249. doi:10.1001/archsurg.133.3.249

Endovascular repair of aortic abdominal aneurysms is a promising new technique rapidly emerging on the horizon. The graft is inserted through a femoral cutdown and placed under fluoroscopic control, thus obviating an abdominal incision. Technical advances are being announced in increasingly shorter intervals. Although the devices are not yet approved for general use, it is clear that some, if not most, of our patients with aortic abdominal aneurysms will be treated by this method in the future.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×