Article Abstract

Aortentelefon: the Berlin project aiming for shorter response times and sharper diagnostic accuracy in acute type A aortic dissection

Authors: Silke Zschaler, Gerard Schmidt, Stephan Dominik Kurz


Acute type A aortic dissection (ATAAD) is an emergency requiring immediate transfer to a specialized cardiac center. It requires excellent cooperation between all parties involved, with the inclusion of imaging and information technology services (1-4).