Abdominal and thoracic aortic disease

 

AAA Diagnosis and DTA reviews

Ultrasonography for endoleak detection after endoluminal abdominal aortic aneurysm repair

AAA Treatment

Treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms: an overview of Cochrane reviews (title)

Surgery/EVAR

1. Standard/open/laparoscopic

Controlled hypotension versus normotensive resuscitation strategy for patients with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm

Fast track surgery programmes for abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery (protocol)

Graft type for open abdominal aortic surgery (protocol)

Intravenous fluids for abdominal aortic surgery

Laparoscopic surgery for elective abdominal aortic aneurysm repair

Totally percutaneous versus standard femoral artery access for elective bifurcated abdominal endovascular aneurysm repair 

Transperitoneal versus retroperitoneal approach for open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair

Surgery for small asymptomatic abdominal aortic aneurysms

2. EVAR

Coil embolization versus non-embolization of the hypogastric artery for endovascular repair of aortoiliac aneurysms (title)

Endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm

Endovascular repair versus open repair for inflammatory abdominal aortic aneurysms

Endovascular treatment for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm

Fenestrated endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm (title)

General versus loco-regional anesthesia for endovascular aortic aneurysm repair (protocol)

Internal iliac artery revascularisation versus internal iliac artery occlusion for endovascular treatment of aorto-iliac aneurysms (protocol)

Intravenous heparin during ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysmal repair

Stent graft types for endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms

3. Ischaemic preconditioning

Remote ischaemic preconditioning versus no remote ischaemic preconditioning for vascular and endovascular surgical procedures

Medical treatment/screening

Medical treatment for small abdominal aortic aneurysms

Pharmacological treatment of vascular risk factors for reducing mortality and cardiovascular events in patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm

Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm

Thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm

Cerebrospinal fluid drainage for thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm surgery (stable)

Distal aortic perfusion during thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair for prevention of paraplegia

Endovascular versus conventional open surgical repair for thoracabdominal aortic aneurysms (protocol)

Hybrid repair versus conventional open repair for thoracic aortic arch aneurysms (protocol)

Revascularisation of the left subclavian artery for thoracic endovascular aortic repair

Stent graft types for endovascular repair of thoracic aortic aneurysms

Thoracic stent graft versus surgery for thoracic aneurysm

Aortic Dissection

Combined proximal descending aortic endografting plus distal bare metal stenting versus conventional proximal descending aortic stent graft repair for type B aortic dissections (protocol)

Endovascular versus conventional medical treatment for uncomplicated chronic type B aortic dissection

Endovascular versus conventional medical treatment for uncomplicated acute type B aortic dissection (protocol)

Endovascular versus open surgical repair for complicated chronic type B aortic dissection (protocol)

Hybrid repair versus conventional open repair for aortic arch dissection (protocol)

Coarctation of aorta

Stent placement versus surgery for coarctation of the aorta

Thoracic aorta transection

Thoracic endovascular repair (TEVAR) versus open surgery for blunt traumatic thoracic aortic injury

Miscellaneous

Exercise therapy before abdominal aortic aneurysm repair (title)

Surgical and medical interventions for aortic graft infections (title)