Nursing care of patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm after endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) with Type Ia Endoleak: a case study

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Kittiyaphorn Panvilai
Siraporn Pinwihok


Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is a vascular disease commonly observed in urban populations. Currently, the preferred treatment for AAA is endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR), which involves the insertion of a stent graft through the femoral artery until it reaches the abdominal aorta, allowing for expansion. However, a common complication following this treatment is the occurrence of Endoleak condition that can be classified into various types, each requiring different treatment approaches. This article focuses on analyzing the challenges associated with this disease and explores the integration of nursing care in patients with AAA, particularly those who have undergone type Ia endoleak repair, to ensure patient safety and achieve favorable nursing outcomes.

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Panvilai, K., & Pinwihok, S. (2023). Nursing care of patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm after endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) with Type Ia Endoleak: a case study. Vajira Nursing Journal, 25(2), 110–121. Retrieved from
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