Angiographic Changes Thirty Minutes Following Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty
- Haziness on Coronary Angiogram After Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty Evaluated with Angioscopy. Kanamasa, Ken; Ishikawa, Kinji // Angiology;Mar/Apr2002, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p171
Identifies the structural changes resulting in haziness after percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty. Recognition of angiographic haziness; Implication of haziness for angiography; Role of white thrombus in increasing haziness.
- Mycotic aneurysm after percutaneous transluminal femoral artery angioplasty. Qureshi, T.; Hawrych, A. B.; Hopkins, N. F. G. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;May1999, Vol. 92 Issue 5, p255
The article focuses on mycotic aneuryms after percutaneous transluminal femoral artery angioplasty. It is not common for septic complications to occur after percutaneous transluminal angioplasty. The puncture site is usually the site that becomes infected rather than the site of angioplasty....
- Vascular Complications Arising from Maldeployed Scents. Kitchens, Cliff; Jordan Jr., William; Wirthlin, Douglas; Whitley, David // Vascular & Endovascular Surgery;Mar/Apr2002, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p145
Presents a study that evaluated six unusual vascular complications secondary to maldeployed or undeployed vascular stents. Arterial beds where percutaneous transluminal angioplasty is performed; Evolution of the treatment of multilevel infrainguinal vascular disease; Potential complications...
- Angioplasty for intermittent claudication. Campbell, W. Bruce // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);10/25/1986, Vol. 293 Issue 6554, p1047
Focuses on the use of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for vascular peripheral treatment. Introduction of radiological control balloon catheter for femoral artery in the groin; Functions of the ballon catheter; Suitability of patients with lower limb arterial diseases for angioplasty.
- Indications for Transluminal Arterial Dilatation in Peripheral Vascular Occlusive Disease. Sean, Albert; Mahler, Felix; Nachbur, Bernhard; Haertel, Michael // Vascular Surgery;Sep/Oct1979, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p338
Presents a study which proposed a concept for the clinical indications for transluminal arterial dilatation in peripheral vascular occlusive disease. Procedure of the percutaneous dilatation; Guidelines for indications; Future applications.
- Angiographic and Long-Term Outcomes of "Rescue" Stenting versus PTCA in Failed Thrombolysis in Acute Myocardial Infarction. Tadros, George M.; Islam, M. Ashequl; Mirza, Ayoub; Blankenship, James C.; Iliadis, Elias A. // Angiology;Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p169
Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), when performed early after clinically failed thrombolysis, improves acute infarct-artery patency in up to 90% of cases. Limited data are available regarding the role of rescue stenting in this setting. From January 1995 to December 1999, the...
- Managing unstable angina pectoris. Wilson, Stephanie H. // Cortlandt Forum;10/25/99, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p149
Focuses on the management of unstable angina pectoris (UAP) in the United States. Causes of UAP; Ways in diagnosing UAP; Symptoms for UAP; Events triggering UAP; Integration of angioplasty in UAP treatment; Comparison of the routine performance between coronary angiography and percutaneous...
- Abstracts. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;11/15/95, Vol. 274 Issue 19, p1492b
Presents an abstract of the article `Clinical Significance of No-Reflow Phenomenon Observed on Angiography After Successful Treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction With Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty,' by Itsuo Morishima et al, published in the 1995 issue of the `American Heart...
- Cutting Balloon Angioplasty for the Treatment of In-Stent Restenosis in Diabetics: A Matched Comparison of 6 Months' Outcome With Conventional Balloon Angioplasty. Cin, Veli Gokhan; Pekdemir, Hasan; Akkus, Mehmet Necdet; Camsari, Ahmet; Doven, Oben; Yenihan, Senay // Angiology;Aug/Sep2006, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p445
Ranging from 24% to 55%, angiographic in-stent restenosis (ISR) rates in diabetics are higher than the 17% to 28% rates observed in nondiabetics. There are controversies regarding optimal treatment for ISR. Recently, cutting balloon angioplasty (CBA) emerged as a tool in management. The authors...