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November 2012 Supplement
Evolving Thoracic Treatment
An Evidence-Based Approach.
Sponsored by Medtronic Inc.
In This Supplement
Single-Center IDE Experience Treating Acute Traumatic Aortic Transection
Single-center data demonstrating the utility and midterm stability of thoracic endografts for traumatic aortic transection.
By Rodney A. White, MD; Carlos E. Donayre, MD; Irwin Walot, MD; George Kopchok, BS; Ali Khoynezhad, MD, PhD, FACS, FACC
for International Audiences
The Best Practice for Type B Aortic Dissection
Future refinements of stent graft technology, growing technical skill, and long-term outcome data are needed to determine the potential long-term benefit of endovascular repair.
By Rossella Fattori, MD; Lucia Marinucci, MD; Lucia Uguccioni, MD; Rosario Parisi, MD; and Gioel Gabrio Secco, MD