Search Tag: abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)

Health Management

3D printing at the Jacobs Institute: an update

2018 25 Jan

At the forefront of neurovascular and cardiac surgical modelling. How one healthcare innovation centre is making great strides with neurovascular and cardiac 3D printing  for better, more economical care.The autumn 2016 issue of showcased the ways that the Jacobs Institute (JI), a non-profit medical device innovation centre in... Read more

IMAGING Management

Smoking Increases Lifetime Risk of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

2016 13 Nov

According to a study recently published in Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, an American Heart Association journal, smokers are twice as likely to develop and abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) than the general population, but this risk can be significantly reduced by quitting. See Also: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Men Benefit from Ultrasound... Read more