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We Can Go Up, and We Can Go Down, But Does It Really Matter Anyway?

Published:August 11, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2022.07.046
      Catheterisation of downward directional branches and target vessels represents a major technical challenge when performing fenestrated and branched endovascular repair (F/B-EVAR) of thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysms (TAAAs). Multiple methods for accessing these vessels are currently employed, including percutaneous and surgical approaches to the axillary/brachial arteries, as well as cannulation from a femoral approach using directional sheaths.
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