Influence of tear configuration on false and true lumen haemodynamics in type B aortic dissection
Rudenick, Paula A Bordone, Maurizio Bijnens, Bart Soudah, Eduardo Onate, Eugenio Garcia-Dorado, David Evangelista, Arturo #
IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Conference Proceedings vol:2010 pages:2509-12
32nd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering-in-Medicine-and-Biology-Society (EMBC 10) Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA, AUG 30-SEP 04, 2010
The management and follow-up of chronic type B aortic dissections continues being a clinical challenge. Patients with chronic type B dissection have high mid/long term mortality mainly due to progressive aortic dilatation and subsequent rupture.