Total Endovascular Aortic Arch Replacement: Branched Arch Endografts

  • Christine Herman
  • Cherrie Z. Abraham


Aortic arch pathology has traditionally been approached through open repair necessitating circulatory arrest. Although a durable result, emerging technologies have been supplanting open technique, providing surgeons with a wider array of treatment options. These technologies include hybrid repair (debranching the aortic arch followed by stent grafting) as well as branched arch stent grafting. Several iterations of graft design exist with current designs flexible enough to accommodate most arch anatomy.


Endovascular Hybrid repair Branched arch endograft Landing zone Dissection 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christine Herman
    • 1
  • Cherrie Z. Abraham
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Divisions of Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, Queen Elizabeth II Health Science CenterDalhousie UniversityHalifaxCanada
  2. 2.Aortic CenterKnight Cardiovascular InstitutePortlandUSA
  3. 3.Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Department of SurgeryOregon Health and Science UniversityPortlandUSA

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