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Volume-Outcome Relationships in Surgical and Endovascular Repair of Aortic Dissection

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

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Source Name: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery


Alexander A. Brescia, Himanshu J. Patel, Donald S. Likosky, Tessa M.F. Watt, Xiaoting Wu, Raymond J. Strobel, Karen M. Kim, Shinichi Fukuhara, Bo Yang, G. Michael Deeb, Michael P. Thompson

Higher case volumes (>10 annually) were associated with  decreased mortality for surgical treatment of aortic dissection. This relationship was not evident for thoracic endovascular aortic repair.  

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