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External supports and the prevention of neointima formation in vein grafts.

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AIMS AND METHODOLOGY: the aim of this review is to provide an overview of the aetiology of neointima formation in vein grafts and to highlight the use of an external support to modulate this phenomenon. A systematic literature review was performed via computerised search on MEDLINE, OVID and the Cochrane Library. The search terms initially employed were broad-based; "vein graft", "neointima" and "external stent". Subsequently, more specific search terms were utilised; "perivenous mesh", "ext...

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10.1053/ejvs.2002.1676

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
Journal:
European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery
Volume:
24
Issue:
1
Pages:
13-22
Publication date:
2002-07-05
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EISSN:
1532-2165
ISSN:
1078-5884
URN:
uuid:ecba13a0-511f-418f-8289-2d3501114a87
Source identifiers:
260856
Local pid:
pubs:260856

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