Home > Riviste > The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery > Fascicoli precedenti > The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery 2015 August;56(4) > The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery 2015 August;56(4):599-605

ULTIMO FASCICOLO
 

ARTICLE TOOLS

Estratti
Per citare questo articolo

THE JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY

Rivista di Chirurgia Cardiaca, Vascolare e Toracica


Indexed/Abstracted in: BIOSIS Previews, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, EMBASE, PubMed/MEDLINE, Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch), Scopus
Impact Factor 2,179


eTOC

 

  ENDOVASCULAR THERAPY OF PERIPHERAL ANEURYSMS: ELECTIVE AND URGENT TREATMENT


The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery 2015 August;56(4):599-605

Copyright © 2015 EDIZIONI MINERVA MEDICA

lingua: Inglese

Endovascular treatment of true and false aneurysms in hemodialysis access

Hedin U. 1, Engström J. 2, Roy J. 1

1 Department of Vascular Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden; 2 Department of Radiology, Karolinska University Hospital, the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden


PDF  


Formation of true and false aneurysms in vascular access for hemodialysis is a complication associated with an immediate or chronic threat to the patient, which jeopardizes access function for further dialysis. Although open surgical repair remains the established treatment of choice, during the last decade, endovascular procedures, largely utilizing stent grafts, have emerged as a viable option for treatment in emergencies as well as for elective cases. Here, basic concepts in vascular access aneurysm management are recapitulated and strategies for endovascular treatment of these complications discussed.

inizio pagina

Publication History

Per citare questo articolo

Hedin U, Engström J, Roy J. Endovascular treatment of true and false aneurysms in hemodialysis access. J Cardiovasc Surg 2015 August;56(4):599-605. 

Corresponding author e-mail

ulf.hedin@ki.se