Resources

  • References


    Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated April 18, 2013. Accessed May 8, 2013.


    Braunwald E.
    Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine. 6th ed. Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders Company; 2001.


    Sabiston DC, Townsend CM.
    Sabiston Textbook of Surgery. 16th ed. Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders Company; 2001.


    Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm: recommendation statement. US Preventive Services Task Force website. Available at:
    http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf05/aaascr/aaars.htm. Published February 2005. Accessed May 8, 2013.


    Thoracic aortic aneurysm (AAA). EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated April 16, 2013. Accessed May 8, 2013.


    7/21/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Thompson SG, Ashton HA, Gao L, Scott RA, Multicentre Aneurysm Screening Study Group. Screening men for abdominal aortic aneurysm: 10 year mortality and cost effectiveness results from the randomised Multicentre Aneurysm Screening Study.
    BMJ.
    2009;338:b2307.

  • Resources

    American Heart Association

    http://www.heart.org

    The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute

    http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Cardiovascular Society

    http://www.ccs.ca

    Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

    http://www.heartandstroke.ca