Transesophageal Imaging and Interventions
- The Feasibility of Transesophageal Cardiac Ablation by Focused Ultrasound. Lee, Hotaik; Francischelli, David; Smith, Nadine Barrie // AIP Conference Proceedings;2007, Vol. 911 Issue 1, p104
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common arrhythmia, affecting over 2.2 million Americans. One effective treatment is cardiac ablation, which shows a high rate of success in treating paroxysmal AF. Focused ultrasound has gained interest for thermal ablation for decades due to its noninvasive...
- MEASUREMENT OF LOWER OESOPHAGEAL SPHINCTER PRESSURE: COMPARISON OF THREE TECHNIQUES. // Gut;Apr2004 Supplement 3, Vol. 53, pA110
Three techniques of lower oesophageal sphincter pressure (LOSP) measurement exist: rapid pull through (RPT), station pull through (SEPT), and dent sleeve (DS). Only RPT and SPT have been compared suggesting SPT to be more reproducible, but all 3 have not been compared previously. Measurements...
- A ward-based digital imaging system: its application in a vascular unit. Baguneid, M.S.; Fulford, P.E.; Bukhari, M.; Ridway, D.; Walker, M.G. // Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh;Oct99, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p333
Presents an abstract of the study 'A Ward-Based Digital Imaging System: Its Application in a Vascular Unit,' by M.S. Baguneid, P.E. Fulford, M. Bukhari, D. Ridway and M.G. Walker, which was presented at the Joint Meeting of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and the Royal College of...
- Harvesting internal mammarian artery by using ultrasound harmonic scalpel: experience of 154 cases. Balcı, Ahmet Yavuz; Alkan, Pinar // Anatolian Journal of Cardiology / Anadolu Kardiyoloji Dergisi;Feb2010, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p95
The article discusses topic related to the use of ultrasound harmonic scalpel in operating internal mammarian artery.
- An unusual cause of acute upper oesophageal obstruction. Hobbs, C.G.L. // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Jun2003, Vol. 79 Issue 932, p354
Presents images from an 85-year-old man with an acute upper esophageal obstruction. Posteroanterior chest radiograph; Water soluble contrast swallow.
- Ectopic Embryo in a Glomerulus. Shueng-wai Chan, Gavin; Kwok Wah Chan // International Journal of Surgical Pathology;Oct2005, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p363
Presents a diagnostic image showing ectopic embryo in a glomerular mesangium in a 33-year-old man, an intravenous drug addict who was admitted for infective endocarditis and deteriorating renal function. Biopsy which revealed features of postinfectious glomerulonephritis; Search for...
- Are T1 weighted images helpful in MRI of cervical radiculopathy? Ryan A G; Morrissey B M; Newcombe R G; Halpin S F S; Hourihan M D // British Journal of Radiology;Mar2004, Vol. 77 Issue 915, p189
MRI in patients with cervical myelopathy or radiculopathy usually includes T(1) weighted (T(1)W) and T(2) weighted (T(2)W) images. We prospectively examined a hypothesis that T(2)W alone is sufficient to diagnose the cause of cervical myelopathy and radiculopathy and that the T(1)W sagittal...
- Disseminated mucormycosis in haematological patients: CT and MRI findings with pathological correlation. M Horger; H Hebart; H Schimmel; M Vogel; H Brodoefel; K Oechsle; U Hahn; M Mittelbronn; W Bethge; C D Claussen // British Journal of Radiology;Sep2006, Vol. 79 Issue 945, pe88
Disseminated mucormycosis is a rare, mostly fatal infectious complication in immunocompromised haematological patients. The purpose of our study was to describe the multiorgan manifestations of disseminated mucormycosis documented at CT and MRI in four patients and correlate these with the...
- ON THE MARKET. // Nature Medicine;Nov2000, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p1293
Presents medical products. BX41 laboratory microscope; MetaMorph bioimaging software system; ImaGene's DNA microarray and high density membrane image analysis software.