open access

Vol 18, No 1 (2012)
Review papers
Published online: 2012-04-03

The role of screening in early diagnosis of abdominal aortic aneurysm

Bartosz Fórmankiewicz, Arkadiusz Jawień
Acta Angiologica 2012;18(1):1-8.

open access

Vol 18, No 1 (2012)
Review papers
Published online: 2012-04-03

Abstract

In the article the most recent publications on abdominal aortic aneurysm screening were presented. All analyzed papers increase the importance of early detection and elective operating treatment in reducing abdominal aortic aneurysms related mortality. Published to date scientific evidences and recommendations have supported national abdominal aortic aneurysm screening programmes. The range of the problem, major risk factors, as well as the benefits of widespread screening and the recommendations on population-based screening management for abdominal aortic aneurysm were discussed.

Acta Angiol 2012; 18, 1: 1–8

Keywords

screening; abdominal aortic aneurysm; management; recommendation

About this article
Title

The role of screening in early diagnosis of abdominal aortic aneurysm

Journal

Acta Angiologica

Issue

Vol 18, No 1 (2012)

Pages

1-8

Published online

2012-04-03

Bibliographic record

Acta Angiologica 2012;18(1):1-8.

Keywords

screening
abdominal aortic aneurysm
management
recommendation

Authors

Bartosz Fórmankiewicz
Arkadiusz Jawień

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