Shaping a vascular graft for total aortic arch replacement

Alessandro Mazzola, Renato Gregorini, Carmine Villani, Raffaele Giancola, Ugo Minuti, Marco Ciocca, Laura Brigitta Colantonio

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Abstract

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.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)608-609
Number of pages2
JournalItalian Heart Journal
Volume6
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2005

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Thoracic Aorta
Blood Vessels
Transplants
Prostheses and Implants
Artifacts

Keywords

  • Aortic arch
  • Prosthesis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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Mazzola, A., Gregorini, R., Villani, C., Giancola, R., Minuti, U., Ciocca, M., & Colantonio, L. B. (2005). Shaping a vascular graft for total aortic arch replacement. Italian Heart Journal, 6(7), 608-609.

Shaping a vascular graft for total aortic arch replacement. / Mazzola, Alessandro; Gregorini, Renato; Villani, Carmine; Giancola, Raffaele; Minuti, Ugo; Ciocca, Marco; Colantonio, Laura Brigitta.

In: Italian Heart Journal, Vol. 6, No. 7, 07.2005, p. 608-609.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mazzola, A, Gregorini, R, Villani, C, Giancola, R, Minuti, U, Ciocca, M & Colantonio, LB 2005, 'Shaping a vascular graft for total aortic arch replacement', Italian Heart Journal, vol. 6, no. 7, pp. 608-609.
Mazzola A, Gregorini R, Villani C, Giancola R, Minuti U, Ciocca M et al. Shaping a vascular graft for total aortic arch replacement. Italian Heart Journal. 2005 Jul;6(7):608-609.
Mazzola, Alessandro ; Gregorini, Renato ; Villani, Carmine ; Giancola, Raffaele ; Minuti, Ugo ; Ciocca, Marco ; Colantonio, Laura Brigitta. / Shaping a vascular graft for total aortic arch replacement. In: Italian Heart Journal. 2005 ; Vol. 6, No. 7. pp. 608-609.
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