2014 ESC Guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of aortic diseases: Document covering acute and chronic aortic diseases of the thoracic and abdominal aorta of the adult. The Task Force for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Aortic Diseases of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)

Eur Heart J. 2014 Nov 1;35(41):2873-926. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehu281. Epub 2014 Aug 29.
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Keywords: Abdominal aortic aneurysm; Acute aortic syndrome; Aortic aneurysm; Aortic diseases; Aortic dissection; Aortic tumours; Aortitis; Congenital aortic diseases; Endovascular therapy; Genetic aortic diseases; Guidelines; Intramural haematoma; Penetrating aortic ulcer; Thromboembolic aortic diseases; Traumatic aortic injury; Vascular surgery.

Publication types

  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Acute Disease
  • Age Factors
  • Aneurysm, Dissecting / diagnosis
  • Aneurysm, Dissecting / therapy
  • Aneurysm, False / diagnosis
  • Aneurysm, False / therapy
  • Aorta, Abdominal* / injuries
  • Aorta, Thoracic* / injuries
  • Aortic Diseases / complications
  • Aortic Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Aortic Diseases / therapy*
  • Aortic Valve
  • Atherosclerosis / diagnosis
  • Atherosclerosis / therapy
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease
  • Cardiovascular Agents / therapeutic use
  • Clinical Laboratory Techniques / methods
  • Diagnostic Imaging / methods
  • Early Diagnosis
  • Endovascular Procedures / methods
  • Female
  • Genetic Diseases, Inborn / complications
  • Heart Defects, Congenital / diagnosis
  • Heart Defects, Congenital / therapy
  • Heart Valve Diseases / diagnosis
  • Heart Valve Diseases / therapy
  • Hematoma / diagnosis
  • Hematoma / therapy
  • Humans
  • Long-Term Care / methods
  • Male
  • Neoplasms, Vascular Tissue / diagnosis
  • Neoplasms, Vascular Tissue / therapy
  • Physical Examination / methods
  • Risk Factors
  • Vascular Calcification / diagnosis
  • Vascular Calcification / therapy
  • Vascular Stiffness / physiology
  • Vascular Surgical Procedures / methods

Substances

  • Cardiovascular Agents