Diagnosis and Management of Aortic Disease

Authoring Organizations

Publication Month/Year

November 2, 2022

Document Type


Country of Publication


Inclusion Criteria

Male, Female, Adolescent, Adult, Child, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Emergency care, Hospital, Radiology services

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Counseling, Diagnosis, Assessment and screening, Treatment, Management, Prevention, Rehabilitation

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D001018 - Aortic Diseases, D065467 - Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, D001019 - Aortic Rupture, D017544 - Aortic Aneurysm, Abdominal, D001014 - Aortic Aneurysm, D017545 - Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic, D001015 - Aortic Arch Syndromes, D000783 - Aneurysm, D008382 - Marfan Syndrome, D017542 - Aneurysm, Ruptured, D013700 - Giant Cell Arteritis, D013625 - Takayasu Arteritis, D001017 - Aortic Coarctation, D000082882 - Bicuspid Aortic Valve Disease, D014424 - Turner Syndrome, D055947 - Loeys-Dietz Syndrome, D004535 - Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, D000784 - Aneurysm, Dissecting, D000785 - Aneurysm, Infected


atherosclerosis, hypertension, pregnancy, abdominal aortic aneurysm, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), aneurysm, Bicuspid aortic valve, aortic repair, aortic dissection, aortic aneurysm, surgical aortic valve replacement, type b aortic dissection, Marfan Syndrome, Loeys-Dietz syndrome, thoracic aortic aneurysm, pregnancy complication, giant cell arteritis, Takayasu arteritis, aortic disease, Multidisciplinary Aortic Team, aortic surgery, thoracic aortic aneurysms, aortic root replacement surgery, type A aortic dissection, thoracic endovascular aortic repair, endovascular repair, Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm, aortic imaging, aortic rupture, Vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Smooth muscle dysfunction syndrome, FLNA, BGN, LOX, ACTA2, MYH11, PRKG1, MYLK, Turner syndrome, Coarctation of the aorta, congenital heart defects, Inflammatory aortitis, Infectious aortitis, traumatic aortic injury, fetal maternal medicine, Aberrant Subclavian Artery, Kommerell’s diverticulum, Bovine Arch

Source Citation

Isselbacher EM, Preventza O, Black JH III, Augoustides JG, Jones WS, Beck AW, Kalahasti, Bolen MA, Kim KM, Braverman AC, Milewicz DM, Bray BE, Oderich GS, Brown-Zimmerman MM, Ogbechie L, Chen EP, Promes SB, Collins TJ, Ross EG, DeAnda Jr A, Schermerhorn ML, Fanola CL, Times SS, Girardi LN, Tseng EE, Hicks CW, Wang GJ, Hui DS, Woo YJ, Beckman JA, Otto CM, O’Gara PT, Armbruster A, Jones WS, Birtcher KK, Mark D, de las Fuentes L, Mukherjee D, Deswal A, Palaniappan L, Dixon DL, Piano MR, Gorenek B, Rab T, Haynes N, Spatz ES, Hernandez AF, Tamis-Holland JE, Joglar JA. 2022 AHA/ACC Guideline for the Diagnosis and Management of Aortic Disease: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Joint Committee on Clinical Practice Guidelines[published online ahead of print November 2, 2022]. J Am Coll Cardiol. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2022.08.004.
Copublished in Circulation. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000001106.

Supplemental Methodology Resources

Data Supplement, Systematic Review Document


Number of Source Documents
Literature Search Start Date
April 1, 2021
Literature Search End Date
June 1, 2022