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Risk profiles for aortic dissection and ruptured or surgically treated aneurysms: a prospective cohort study.

Author:
  • Maya Landenhed Smith
  • Gunnar Engström
  • Anders Gottsäter
  • Michael P Caulfield
  • Bo Hedblad
  • Christopher Newton-Cheh
  • Olle Melander
  • Gustav Smith
Publishing year: 2015
Language: English
Pages: 001513-001513
Publication/Series: Journal of the American Heart Association
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Document type: Journal article
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

Abstract english

Community screening to guide preventive interventions for acute aortic disease has been recommended in high-risk individuals. We sought to prospectively assess risk factors in the general population for aortic dissection (AD) and severe aneurysmal disease in the thoracic and abdominal aorta.

Keywords

  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems

Other

Published
  • Cardio-vascular Epidemiology
  • Clinical Vascular Disease Research
  • Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease
  • ISSN: 2047-9980
E-mail: gustav [dot] smith [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se

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