Meta‐analysis of individual‐patient data from EVAR‐1, DREAM, OVER and ACE trials comparing outcomes of endovascular or open repair for abdominal aortic aneurysm over 5 years. BJS 2017; 104: 166-178.
Published: 3rd February 2017
Authors: J. T. Powell, M. J. Sweeting, P. Ulug, J. D. Blankensteijn, F. A. Lederle, J.‐P. Becquemin et al.
The erosion of the early mortality advantage of elective endovascular aneurysm repair (
An individual‐patient data meta‐analysis of four multicentre randomized trials of
The analysis included 2783 patients, with 14 245 person‐years of follow‐up (median 5·5 years). Early (0–6 months after randomization) mortality was lower in the
The early survival advantage in the
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