Thal, Alan P.
June 1960
Angiology;Jun1960 Part 2, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p238
Academic Journal
The clinical usage of coronary arteriography is in performing over one hundred coronary arteriograms, there has been no significant morbidity and no deaths. Many of these patients had advanced coronary artery disease. In selected cases, this procedure offers information which cannot be obtained by any other method.


Related Articles

  • Bifurcating Aneurysm of the Left Main Coronary Artery Involving Left Anterior Descending and Left Circumflex Arteries. Rahmatullah, Syed I.; Khan, Ijaz A.; Nair, Vinod M.; Vasavada, Balendu C.; Sacchi, Terrence J. // Angiology;May1999, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p417 

    Coronary artery aneurysm is a rare coronary abnormality, usually diagnosed incidentally by coronary angiography. Major causes of coronary aneurysms include coronary ectasia, Kawasaki disease, and atherosclerosis. Most of the discrete coronary aneurysms are of atherosclerotic origin. The...

  • Whole-body MR vascular screening detects unsuspected concomitant vascular disease in coronary heart disease patients. Ladd, Susanne C.; Debatin, Joerg F.; Stang, Andreas; Bromen, Katja; Moebus, Susanne; Nuefer, Michael; Gizewski, Elke; Wanke, Isabel; Doerfler, Arnd; Ladd, Mark E.; Benemann, Jens; Erbel, Raimund; Forsting, Michael; Schmermund, Axel; Jöckel, Karl-Heinz; Jöckel, Karl-Heinz // European Radiology;Apr2007, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p1035 

    Coronary heart disease (CHD) patients often show atherosclerotic vascular disease in other vascular territories. We evaluated how often whole-body MR imaging detects concomitant arterial pathologies in CHD patients, and how often these pathologies were not known to the patients previously. Of...

  • Giant Coronary Artery Aneurysms in Kawasaki Disease—The Need for Coronary Artery Bypass Yeu, Boon Kian; Menahem, Samuel; Goldstein, Jacob // Heart, Lung & Circulation;Oct2008, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p404 

    The incidence of coronary artery involvement has fallen markedly following early gammaglobulin infusions in Kawasaki disease. Nevertheless such involvement may still occur and if giant coronary aneurysms develop they are more likely to lead to myocardial ischaemia. Two subjects are described who...

  • ANGIOCARDIOGRAPHY. Castellanos, A. // Angiology;Jun1960 Part 2, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p255 

    Focuses on the visualization of the chambers of the heart by means of the intravenous administration of a radiopaque. Diagnosis of the congenital cardiac defects; Determination of the degree of pulmonary circulation involvement; Indications of angiocardiography.

  • Clinical Features and Coronary Backgrounds of Coexistent Peripheral Vascular Disease in Japanese Coronary Artery Disease Patients. Seino, Yoshihiko; Takita, Takayuki; Tanaka, Keiji; Takano, Teruo; Hayakawa, Hirokazu; Okumura, Hidemasa // Angiology;Nov1991, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p899 

    By use of noninvasive tests (Doppler segmental pressure study, supraorbital Doppler flow analysis, and segmental plethysmography), coexistent carotid (CTD) or lower extremity peripheral vascular disease (PYD) were diagnosed and correlated with subjective symptoms, coronary risk factors (CRFs),...

  • Immediate and Long-Term Results of Coronary Angioplasty in Patients Aged 80 Years and Older. Bo Chen; Dingguo Zhang; Tiebing Zhu; Liansheng Wang; Chunjian Li; HuiWang; Fumin Zhang; Kejiang Cao; Wenzhu Ma; Zhijian Yang // Cardiology Research & Practice;Jan2010, p1 

    Objectives. To observe the short- and long-term outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in octogenarians (> 80 y.o.) at our institution. Method. All octogenarians who underwent PCI during the study period were retrospectively retrieved from our database and clinically followed....

  • Coronary Artery Discrete Aneurysms, Ectasia, and Occlusive Disease and Extensive Arteriomegaly. Correlation, Constellation, or Coincidence? Gavaliatsis, Isidoros P.; Dionisopoulou, Chrisoula T.; Margaris, Nikos G.; Tavernarakis, Antonis G.; Flessas, Leonidas P.; Koroxenidis, Gabriel T. // Angiology;Jul1996, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p729 

    The case of a sixty-five-year-old man with discrete coronary aneurysms, associated with coronary artery ectasia, stenoses, and total occlusion of the left anterior descending artery, that resulted in an acute anterior myocardial infarction, is presented. Aortography and digital subtraction...

  • Outcomes from the CARDia Trial. Alexander, Lori // MD Conference Express;Oct2012, p31 

    The article discusses the findings from the Coronary Artery Revascularisation in Diabetes (CARDia) clinical trial. Medical director Roger Hall has noted no clear evidence that supports routine percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for patients with diabetes and multivessel disease. The...

  • Right-Heart Catheterization in Coronary Artery Disease. Friedman, Howard S. // Angiology;Dec1978, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p878 

    The performance of routine right-heart catheterization on patients under-going study for coronary artery disease is a subject of controversy. Accordingly, data from 100 consecutive patients who had coronary arteriography and right- heart catheterization were analyzed. Seventy-nine had...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics