- Comparison of long-term survival after open vs endovascular repair of intact abdominal aortic aneurysm among Medicare beneficiariesRubie Sue Jackson
Department of Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, 3800 Reservoir Rd, Washington, DC 20007, USA
JAMA 307:1621-8. 2012..Endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) compared with open repair increases perioperative survival, but it is not known if it increases long-term survival...
- Rural hospitals face a higher burden of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm and are more likely to transfer patients for emergent repairRubie Sue Maybury
Department of Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
J Am Coll Surg 212:1061-7. 2011..We undertook a study to determine the difference in the risk of ruptured AAA presentation and outcomes after ruptured AAA between rural and urban areas...