Paediatric Interventional Management of Primary Aorto-Enteric Fistula (PAEF)

  • Abdelmoniem Abdu
  • Amir Awwad
  • Richard O’Neill
  • William Tennant
  • Simon Travis
Letter to the Editor

Notes

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Informed Consent

For publication purposes (prepared information and images are in an un-identifiable anonymised format), a written informed consent has been obtained from the patient and parent. Prior to that, a separate journalism consent was obtained by Nottingham Post from patient and parent [4].

Ethical Standards

All procedures performed in this report involving human participants were in accordance with the clinical ethical standards of the institutional and national research committee and with the 1964 Declaration of Helsinki and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Interventional Radiology Department, Queen’s Medical Centre (QMC)Nottingham University Hospitals NHS TrustNottinghamUK
  2. 2.Radiology DepartmentRoyal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation TrustCambridgeUK
  3. 3.NIHR Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre, Queen’s Medical Centre (QMC)Sir Peter Mansfield Imaging Centre (SPMIC)NottinghamUK
  4. 4.Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Queen’s Medical Centre (QMC)Nottingham University Hospitals NHS TrustNottinghamUK

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