• Nonoperative Management Rather than Endovascular Repair may be Safe for Grade II Blunt Traumatic Aortic Injuries: An Eleven Year Retrospective Analysis (January 2018)

    Stephen M. Spencer, MD, Karen Safcsak, Chadwick P. Smith, MD, Michael L. Cheatham, MD, and Indermeet S. Bhullar, MD
    CME 1 CME Credit(s)

    Learning Objectives:

    Compare outcomes of TEVAR and nonoperative management for Grade I-IV and determine if Grade II BTAI can be safely managed nonoperatively

    Impact Statement:

    Patients with Grade II blunt thoracic aortic injury will avoid risks and complications of TEVAR by safely completing nonoperative management

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