- Current prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysm in 70-year-old womenS Svensjö
Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Vascular Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Br J Surg 100:367-72. 2013..For women epidemiological data on AAA are scarce, and the evidence for screening is insufficient. The aim of this population-based study was to determine the current prevalence of AAA and risk factors among 70-year-old women...
- Low prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysm among 65-year-old Swedish men indicates a change in the epidemiology of the diseaseSverker Svensjö
Department of Surgery, Falun County Hospital, SE 79182, Falun, Sweden
Circulation 124:1118-23. 2011..Such programs are being implemented and generally consist of a single scan at 65 years of age. We report the results from screening 65-year-old men for AAA in middle Sweden...