Article Abstract

Treatment of uncomplicated acute type B aortic dissection in the endovascular era: is it time for a paradigm shift?

Authors: Suk Jung Choo

Abstract

Qin et al. (1) reported a multi-institutional retrospective study involving three hospitals that analyzed and compared the effects of thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) combined with best medical treatment (BMT) versus BMT alone for treating uncomplicated acute type B aortic dissection (TBAD).