Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Hackensack University Medical Center among the First Hospitals in the United States to Utilize New Endovascular Stent for Treatment of an Emergent Complicated Type B Aortic Dissection

Newswise imageHackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center offers patients a new treatment for a potentially fatal cardiovascular condition known as an aortic dissection, in which the inner layer of the aorta, the large blood vessel branching off the heart, tears. Blood surges through the tear, causing the inner and middle layers of the aorta to separate.