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1.3 Central Vascular Surgery
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Differentiate aortic aneurysm from normal aortic level according to increase in diameter.
Normal: >/= 1.5x
Aneurysm: >/= 50%
Explain Laplace's rule
The greater the diameter, the greater the radius, the greater the pressure.
Tension = pressure/radius
When to prepare px with aortic aneurysm for elective surgery
If diameter is >\=50% or 2x increase (5-6cm)
Crawford Classification is a classification of?
Differentiate the 4 Crawford Classification of Aortic Aneurysm
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