The National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) states the prevalence of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) is falling. However, these often asymptomatic balloon-like expansions are at risk of rupture, potentially leading to catastrophic consequences.
The NICE guideline “Abdominal aortic aneurysm: diagnosis and management” aims to improve care by helping people who are at risk to get tested. It also covers how often to monitor asymptomatic aneurysms.
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Cite this: Dr Rob Hicks. Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on NICE Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Guidance - Medscape - Oct 01, 2020.