Arterial embolectomy: A retrospective evaluation of 730 cases over 20 years

Karapolat S., DAG O., ABANOZ M., ASLAN M.

SURGERY TODAY, vol.36, no.5, pp.416-419, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00595-005-3156-7
  • Journal Name: SURGERY TODAY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.416-419
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: No


Purpose: We reviewed our experience of treating acute peripheral arterial occlusion to determine whether early diagnosis and treatment prevents loss of function of the vital organs caused by ischemia threatening the extremities.