Medium-term survival after surgery for acute Type A aortic dissection is improving

Medium-term survival after surgery for acute Type A aortic dissection is improving

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Objective:

"To report long-term survival and predictors of mortality in patients included in a large, contemporary, multicentre, multinational database: Nordic Consortium for Acute Type A Aortic Dissection (NORCAAD), which consists of 8 centers in 4 Nordic countries."1


1. Olsson C, Ahlsson A, Fuglsang S, Geirsson A, Gunn J et al.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2017 Nov 1;52(5):852-857

 

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