Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms early recognition, hemodynamic stabilization, and emergency vascular surgery


  • Ahmed Amin Aljefri Department of Emergency Medicine, Al Thager Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  • Ahmed Abdulhadi Alhajji ICU, Al-Ahsa Health Cluster, Al Ahsa, Saudi Arabia
  • Fahad Waed Al Shammari Department of General Surgery, King Khalid Hospital, Majmaah, Saudi Arabia
  • Esra Salman Al Habib Department of Emergency Medicine, Jubail General Hospital, Jubail, Saudi Arabia
  • Mohammed Ghanem Alanazi Emergency Nursing Department, Armed Forces Hospital, Al Kharj, Saudi Arabia
  • Anfal Sayed Esam Department of General Surgery, Bahrain Defense Forces Hospital, Riffa, Bahrain
  • Faisal Abdullah Alghamdi Medical Administration of the Land Forces, Armed Forces Hospital, Dhahran, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
  • Hassan H. Alajmi Department of General Surgery, Jahra Hospital, Al Jahra, Kuwait
  • Nojoud Mohammed Basahal College of Medicine, Ibn Sina National College, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  • Khadijah Mohammed Qattan College of Medicine, Ibn Sina National College, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  • Abdullah Abdulrahman Alwakeel College of Medicine, University of Tabuk, Tabuk, Saudi Arabia



Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms, Vascular emergency, Hemodynamic stabilization, Emergency vascular surgery, Aneurysms


Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (rAAAs) are extremely dangerous. Require attention. This thorough review explores the management of rAAA, focusing on the detection stabilizing blood flow and emergency vascular surgery. Recognizing symptoms such as intense abdominal pain, low blood pressure, a pulsating mass in the abdomen, signs of reduced blood flow to the lower limbs, and back pain is crucial for quick identification. Diagnostic imaging techniques like ultrasound and computed tomography angiography (CTA) play a role in confirming the diagnosis and assessing the risk involved. Properly managing hemodynamics by balancing resuscitation efforts with approaches is essential to control ongoing bleeding. Emergency vascular surgery options include aneurysm repair (EVAR) and open repair; the choice depends on factors like anatomy, stability of blood flow, and surgical expertise. Prioritizing optimization to address any health conditions and closely monitoring patients after surgery greatly contribute to overall success rates. A collaborative approach among healthcare professionals ensures a multidisciplinary strategy during the period emphasizing effective communication. This comprehensive approach aims for outcomes in dealing with challenging rAAAs while considering advancements in research and clinical practices.


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How to Cite

Aljefri, A. A., Alhajji, A. A., Al Shammari, F. W., Habib, E. S. A., Alanazi, M. G., Esam, A. S., Alghamdi, F. A., Alajmi, H. H., Basahal, N. M., Qattan, K. M., & Alwakeel, A. A. (2023). Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms early recognition, hemodynamic stabilization, and emergency vascular surgery. International Journal Of Community Medicine And Public Health, 11(1), 434–438.



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