Meta‐analysis of the current prevalence of screen‐detected abdominal aortic aneurysm in women. BJS 2016; 103: 1097-1104.
Published: 27th June 2016
Authors: P. Ulug, J. T. Powell, M. J. Sweeting, M. J. Bown, S. G. Thompson, S. G. Thompson et al.
Although women represent an increasing proportion of those presenting with abdominal aortic aneurysm (
A systematic review was undertaken of studies screening for
Eight studies were identified, including only three based on population registers. The largest studies were based on self‐purchase of screening. Altogether 1 537 633 women were screened. Overall
The current population prevalence of screen‐detected
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