Funding for this research was provided by:
REIN REGISTRY, SOCIETE FRANCAISE DE CHIRURGIE VASCULAIRE ET ENDOVASCULAIRE
Received: 25 June 2020
Accepted: 23 September 2020
First Online: 2 October 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The REIN registry was approved by the relevant French committees, the <i>Comité consultatif sur le traitement de l’information en matière de recherche</i> (CCTIRS) and the <i>Commission nationale de l’informatique et des libertés</i> (CNIL N° 903188). For population-based registries requiring exhaustiveness, French regulations require that patients be informed by the clinic that they can choose not to participate (opt-out). This study was approved by the French Biomedicine Agency and included patients’ information which have been anonymized and de-identified directly in the database and before the extraction for analysis.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.