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Jornal Vascular Brasileiro 2014, 13 2

Author: Erasmo Simão da Silva

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Jornal Vascular Brasileiro ISSN: 1677-5449 jvascbr.ed@gmail.com Sociedade Brasileira de Angiologia e de Cirurgia Vascular Brasil da Silva, Erasmo Simão Aneurisma da aorta abdominal: enquanto a cura não vem, a seleção do paciente para intervenção e qual intervenção é a questão! Jornal Vascular Brasileiro, vol.
13, núm.
2, abril-junio, 2014, pp.
79-82 Sociedade Brasileira de Angiologia e de Cirurgia Vascular São Paulo, Brasil Available in: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=245031482001 How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in redalyc.org Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative EDITORIAL Abdominal aortic aneurysm: while there is still no cure, the key question is which patients to select for intervention and which intervention to select! Aneurisma da aorta abdominal: enquanto a cura não vem, a seleção do paciente para intervenção e qual intervenção é a questão! Erasmo Simão da Silva* In 1952, Dubost et al.
1 began the era of effective repair of aneurysms of the infrarenal aorta using homologous cadaveric aorta grafts, after aneurysmectomy.
Development of arterial substitutes, more rigorous surgical techniques, better understanding of the disease, and the advent of ultrasonography which increased diagnoses and perfected preoperative, intraoperative (anesthesia) and postoperative clinical control, surgery for infrarenal aneurysms came to be routine and results became ever more encouraging.
The prospect of effective treatment began to raise doubts with relation to which patients with asymptomatic aneurysms were suitable candidates for treatment.
An understanding of the natural history of the disease became indispensable and many studies were conducted to investigate this subject. As the number of patients operated increased, it became clear that, a...





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