Chapter 25. Percutaneous Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms with Local Anesthesia and Conscious Sedation

  1. Alan B. Lumsden MD, ChB1,
  2. Peter H. Lin MD2,
  3. Changyi Chen MD, PhD3 and
  4. Juan C. Parodi MD4
  1. Zvonimir Krajcer,
  2. Neil E. Strickman,
  3. Ali Mortazavi and
  4. Kathryn Dougherty

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470988930.ch25

Advanced Endovascular Therapy of Aortic Disease

Advanced Endovascular Therapy of Aortic Disease

How to Cite

Krajcer, Z., Strickman, N. E., Mortazavi, A. and Dougherty, K. (2007) Percutaneous Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms with Local Anesthesia and Conscious Sedation, in Advanced Endovascular Therapy of Aortic Disease (eds A. B. Lumsden, P. H. Lin, C. Chen and J. C. Parodi), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470988930.ch25

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

  2. 2

    Chief of Vascular Surgery, Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Chief of Interventional Radiology, Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

  3. 3

    Professor of Surgery & Molecular and Cellular Biology, Director, Molecular Surgeon Research Center, Vice Chairman, Surgical Research, Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

  4. 4

    Professor of Surgery, Chief of Endovascular Surgery, Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Miami Medical School, Miami, FL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405155700

Online ISBN: 9780470988930

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Keywords:

  • abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA);
  • percutaneous endovascular aneurysm repair;
  • local anesthesia;
  • sedation;
  • common femoral arteries (CFA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • EVAR stent-graft systems

  • Technique of percutaneous femoral artery repair with the Prostar XLTM device

  • Texas Heart® Institute results

  • Conclusion