TITLE

A STUDY OF FACTORS INFLUENCING DELIVERY RATES OF CONTRAST MEDIA DURING ARTERIOGRAPHY

AUTHOR(S)
Gonzalez, Luis L.; Lewis, Carson M.; Wiot, Jerome F.
PUB. DATE
June 1964
SOURCE
Angiology;Jun1964, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p283
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The effect of type and characteristics of catheters, various contrast media, injection pressure, and intra-arterial pressure on iodine delivery has been studied. Results reveal a definite advantage of Teflon catheters over others tested despite their radiolucency. With the newly introduced contrast media high injection pressure appears not only unnecessary, but in some cases undesirable. A contrast material currently under investigation appears to have definite advantage over other available media for aortography.
ACCESSION #
16371634

 

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