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Table 3 Early and long term complications

From: Endovascular repair for acute traumatic transection of the descending thoracic aorta: experience of a single centre with a 12-years follow up

Complication Early complications Long term complications
No of patients 11  
Paraplegia/paraparesis 0 (0) -
Renal failure 0 (0) -
Respiratory failure 2 (18.2 %) -
Cardiac arrhythmias   -
Atrial Fibrillation 3 (27.27 %)  
Cerebrovascular accident 0 (0) -
Bleeding/Pleural effusion 1 (9.1 %) -
Reintervention 0 (0) -
Vascular access-related complications   -
Wound dehiscence for infection 1 (9.1 %)  
Left Arm Claudication (clinical or instrumental) 0 (0) -