Optimising fitness for major vascular surgery

Ruth Benson, Gordon McGregor, Mishkat Shehata, Christopher Imray

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    Abstract

    Major vascular surgeries, such as aortic aneurysm repair, carotid
    endarterectomy, and lower limb revascularisation, are increasingly common and carry a high risk. More than 200 million people are affected by peripheral arterial disease
    worldwide, of whom 10-20% require surgery
    Original languageEnglish
    Article numberl5002
    Number of pages6
    JournalBMJ
    Volume366
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2 Sep 2019

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Medicine(all)

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