Journal article icon

Journal article

Comparison of risk-scoring methods in predicting the immediate outcome after elective open abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND and OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to apply three simple risk - scoring systems to prospectively collected data on all elective open Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) operations in the Cambridge Academic Vascular Unit over a 6 - year period (January 1998 to January 2004), to compare their predictive values and to evaluate their validity with respect to prediction of mortality and post-operative complications. METHODS: 204 patients underwent elective open infra-renal AAA repair...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1016/j.ejvs.2007.07.019

Authors


Expand authors...
Journal:
European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery
Volume:
34
Issue:
5
Pages:
505-513
Publication date:
2007-11-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1532-2165
ISSN:
1078-5884
URN:
uuid:47aa8dfa-4c76-4784-b836-c14508a15b5c
Source identifiers:
388002
Local pid:
pubs:388002

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP