World Journal of Surgery

, Volume 4, Issue 5, pp 551–552 | Cite as

Invited commentary

  • Kenneth L. Mattox


Public Health 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


  1. 1.
    Demuth, W.E., Roe, H., Hobbie, W.: Immediate repair of traumatic rupture of thoracic aorta. Arch. Surg.91:602, 1965PubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Dobell, A.R.C., MacNaughton, E.A., Crutchlow, E.F.: Successful early treatment of subadventitial rupture of the thoracic aorta. N. Engl. J. Med.270:410, 1964PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Beall, A.C., Arbegast, N.R., Ripepi, A.C., Bricker, D.L., Diethrich, E.B., Hallman, G.L., Cooley, D.A., DeBakey, M.E.: Aortic laceration due to rapid deceleration. Arch. Surg.98:595, 1969PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Kirsh, M.M., Behrendt, D.M., Orringer, M.B., Gago, O., Gray, L.A., Mills, L.J., Walters, J.F., Sloan, H.: The treatment of acute traumatic rupture of the aorta. Ann. Surg.184:308, 1976PubMedGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Pickard, L.R., Mattox, K.L., Espada, R., Beall, A.C., DeBakey, M.E.: Transection of the descending thoracic aorta secondary to blunt trauma. J. Trauma17:749, 1977PubMedGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    Vasko, J.S., Raess, D.H., Williams, T.E., Kakos, G.S., Kilman, J.W., Meckstroth, C.V., Cattaneo, S.M., Klassen, K.P.: Nonpenetrating trauma to the thoracic aorta. Surgery82:400, 1977PubMedGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    Garcia-Rinaldi, R., Defore, W.W., Mattox, K.L., Beall, A.C., Jr.: Unimpaired renal, myocardial and neurologic function after cross-clamping of the thoracic aorta. Surg. Gynecol. Obstet.143:249, 1976PubMedGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    Boyd, D.B.: Trauma—a controllable disease in the 1980's. J. Trauma20:14, 1980PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    Hospital Resources for Optimal Care of the Injured Patient. Bull. Am. Coll. Surg.64:43, 1979Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    Parmley, K.F., Mattingly, T.W., Manion, W.C., Jahnke, E.J., Jr.: Non-penetrating traumatic injury of the aorta. Circulation17:1086, 1958PubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Société Internationale de Chirurgie 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kenneth L. Mattox
    • 1
  1. 1.Baylor College of MedicineHoustonUSA

Personalised recommendations