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International opinion on priorities in research for small abdominal aortic aneurysms and the potential path for research to impact clinical management

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Landmark trials of surgery for small abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA), which included patients with AAA sizes between 40-55mm, did not demonstrate medium term survival benefits of early surgery in these patients[1]. However, these trials also showed the variation in AAA growth rates between individuals, and that the majority of patients with small AAAs would eventually progress to the threshold of 55mm within 5 years.
There is no existing literature to highlight priorities for research i...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.06.058

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
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Elsevier Publisher's website
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International Journal of Cardiology Journal website
Volume:
245
Pages:
253–255
Publication date:
2017-09-11
Acceptance date:
2017-06-14
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EISSN:
1874-1754
ISSN:
0167-5273
Pubs id:
pubs:710956
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uri:c8773f49-d2a4-44f2-9957-510d39b9d476
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uuid:c8773f49-d2a4-44f2-9957-510d39b9d476
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