Corresponding Author

Wenxian Wu


Effective and rapid healthcare-seeking and referral are prerequisites that ensure the life safety of patients with type A aortic dissection(TAAD), while the real experiences and needs of these patients and their families deserve attention. The study explores the real experiences,feelings and needs of patients with TAAD and their families during healthcareseeking and referral process,providing references for improving the treatment system of aortic dissection in China.