NEW APPROACHES TO CORONARY ARTERIOGRAPHY
- Managing the Femoral Artery in Coronary Angiography. Cox, Nicholas // Heart, Lung & Circulation;Dec2008 Supplement 4, Vol. 17, pS65
Vascular access and subsequent methods to obtain haemostasis are commonly overlooked components of coronary angiography, yet most complications related to diagnostic coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary interventions come from groin bleeds. Most of these complications are minor,...
- RECENT ADVANCES IN CORONARY MRA AND FLOW QUANTIFICATION. Firmin, D.N. // Acta Radiologica;Apr2000 Supplement 422, Vol. 41, p6
Describes advances in coronary magnetic resonance angiography and flow quantification. Development of the segmented FLASH sequence in the late 1980s; Improvements in the efficiency of respiratory gating; Enhancement of gradient performance; Coronary flow techniques.
- CORONARY MRA. Duerinckx, A.J. // Acta Radiologica;Apr2000 Supplement 422, Vol. 41, p48
Reports on the advances in the magnetic resonance (MR) angiography of coronary arteries. MR imaging sequences; Variations in MR techniques; Development of different magnetic resonance imaging techniques applied in the area.
- Incidental hyperdensity within esophagus on coronary CT angiography. Ozturk, Ersin; Kara, Kemal; Saglam, Muzaffer; Ozturker, Coskun // Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift;Dec2014, Vol. 126 Issue 23/24, p818
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article about the prevalence and clinical importance of incidentally detected non-coronary cardiovascular findings in patients who underwent coronary multidetector computed tomography angiography, which appeared in the previous issue.
- Diagnostic yield of elective coronary angiography. Kuritzky, Louis // Alternative Medicine Alert;May2010 Supplement, p10
The article discusses a study on the low diagnostic yield of elective coronary angiography, results of which suggest that improvement needs to be done on the diagnostic yield based upon current practice.
- A practical guide to reading CT coronary angiogramsâ€”How to avoid mistakes when assessing for coronary stenoses. John Hoe; Kok Toh // International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging;Oct2007, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p617
AbstractÂ Â There are now many physicians, both radiologists and cardiologists who are reporting CT coronary angiography (CTCA) scans who may not be aware that there are many pitfalls present. For the inexperienced reader a significant stenosis in a coronary artery can be easily missed or a...
- ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION IN A PATIENT WITH UNSTABLE ANGINA. Camera, L.; di Giacomo, A.; Lambiase, C.; Fratta, L.; Belfiore, G.; Salvatore, M. // Acta Radiologica;Sep2002, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p461
Reports a case of acute myocardial infarction in a 58-year-old-man with unstable angina who developed a violent retrosternal and interscapular pain during coronary angiography with no associated electroencephalogram abnormalities. Case report; Review of left coronary angiogram revealing culprit...
- Ever Heard of Percutaneous Transvenous Selective Coronary Angiography? Busch, Mathias C.; Busch, Ulrich W. // Texas Heart Institute Journal;2001, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p44
Presents a case study of a woman in whom a patent ductus arteriosus was used to enter the arterial system for left ventriculography, aortography and selective coronary angiography. Information on in vivo visualization of the coronary arteries; Ways to visualize the coronary arteries; Conclusion.
- OPERATING ROOM DISPLAY OF 35 MM. CINE CORONARY ARTERIOGRAPHY. O'Reilly, Ronald J.; Douglas, Clayton H. // Vascular Surgery;Sep/Oct1973, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p197
Presents information on how to construct a device for modifying the Tage-Arno projector in order to copy cine coronary arteriographic frames using an inexpensive Polaroid camera with a wood block mounting. Materials to be used in modifying the projector; Polaroid cameras that can be used to...