Aortic arch replacement extended to the ascending and/or descending thoracic aorta with a single vascular graft may cause kinking of the prosthesis. We propose an artifact to obtain a curved prosthesis from a straight one for total aortic arch replacement without the risk of kinking.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Italian Heart Journal|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 2005|
- Aortic arch
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine