Recognition and management of dissecting aneurysms of the aortaBr Med J 1969; 4 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.4.5676.134 (Published 18 October 1969) Cite this as: Br Med J 1969;4:134
- A. E. Thompson,
- F. H. N. Spracklen,
- E. M. M. Besterman,
- L. L. Bromley
The current approach to treatment at St. Mary's Hospital of dissecting aortic aneurysms uses a period of induced hypotension before aortography and consideration for surgical correction. There are 13 survivors of a series of 24 patients treated in this way.