TITLE

Stent grafts were more effective than balloon angioplasty alone for revision of stenosis in failing dialysis-access grafts

AUTHOR(S)
Moist, Louise
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;6/15/2010, Vol. 152 Issue 6, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the clinical trial conducted on effective use of stent grafts over balloon angioplasty in the treatment of patients with hemodialysis. The trial studied 190 patients within the age group of 18-90 years with renal disease requiring hemodialysis. They were treated with one expanded stent graft after a balloon angioplasty. The patients were followed up after six months and was found that patients with stent grafts were at lower risk of having restenosis.
ACCESSION #
51696563

 

Related Articles

  • RESTENOSIS AFTER BALLOON ANGIOPLASTY AND/OR STENT INSERTION--ORIGIN AND PREVENTION. Ćwikiel, W. // Acta Radiologica;Sep2002, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p442 

    Discusses the origin and prevention of restenosis after percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) or insertion of vascular metallic endoprostheses, or stents. Effects of PTA and stent insertion; Development of intimal hyperplasia (IH) and its prevention.

  • Stenting: Biomaterials in mini-invasive cardiovascular applications. Prunotto, Marco; Galloni, Marco // Analytical & Bioanalytical Chemistry;Feb2005, Vol. 381 Issue 3, p531 

    Offers information on stent technique in treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Significance of endovascular techniques for percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) and stenting procedure to revascularisation strategy; Advantage of stenting technique as compared to PTA; Percentage of patients...

  • CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE -- RESTENOSIS.  // Current Medical Literature: Interventional Cardiology Monitor;2004, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p26 

    Discusses the study "A randomized comparison of repeat stenting with balloon angioplasty in patients with in-stent restenosis," conducted by F. Alfonson, et al, and published in the "Journal of American College Cardiology" in 2003. Similarity of procedural success in both groups; Binary...

  • Catheter-based Treatment of In-stent Restenosis: A Review. Erdöt, Cevdet; Çelik, Şükrü; Baykan, Merih // International Journal of Angiology (Springer Science & Business ;Fall2003, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p213 

    Stenting is a safe and efficient method for treatment of ischaemic heart disease. Nevertheless, it gives rise to some additional problems, especially in-stent restenosis. Several techniques including balloon angioplasty, restenting, rotaablation, excimer laser angioplasty, directional coronary...

  • Commentary: Excimer Laser in Treating Femoropopliteal In-Stent Restenosis. Shammas, Nicolas W. // Journal of Endovascular Therapy (Sage Publications Inc.);Aug2015, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p514 

    The article presents the authors views on the use of excimer laser surgery technique over conventional balloon angioplasty for the treatment of in-stent restenosis which follows after the stenting of the superficial femoral artery. Topics discussed include the study which compares the success...

  • Laser Atherectomy for Treatment of Femoropopliteal In-Stent Restenosis. Armstrong, Ehrin J.; Thiruvoipati, Thejasvi; Tanganyika, Kundai; Singh, Gagan D.; Laird, John R. // Journal of Endovascular Therapy (Sage Publications Inc.);Aug2015, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p506 

    Purpose: To investigate if laser atherectomy with adjunctive balloon angioplasty can improve endovascular treatment outcomes for femoropopliteal in-stent restenosis (ISR). Methods: A dual center study included 135 symptomatic patients (mean age 71 years; 76 men) who underwent endovascular...

  • Novel High Throughput Polymer Biocompatibility Screening Designed for SAR (Structure-Activity Relationship): Application for Evaluating Polymer Coatings for Cardiovascular Drug-Eluting Stents. Hezi-Yamit, Ayala; Sullivan, Carol; Wong, Jennifer; David, Laura; Mingfei Chen; Peiwen Cheng; Shumaker, David; Wilcox, Josiah; Udipi, Kishore // Combinatorial Chemistry & High Throughput Screening;Aug2009, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p664 

    The development of stents has been a major advancement over balloon angioplasty, improving vessel revascularization in obstructive coronary artery disease. The development of drug-eluting stents (DES) was the next breakthrough, designed to prevent the development of neointimal hyperplasia...

  • Commentary: Drug-Coated Balloon Angioplasty to Improve Carotid Stenting Outcomes After Postendarterectomy Restenosis: Fad or an Answer to the Problem of Recurrent Restenosis? Del Giudice, Costantino; Pellerin, Olivier; Gandini, Roberto; Sapoval, Marc // Journal of Endovascular Therapy (Sage Publications Inc.);Apr2015, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p217 

    The authors discuss the efficacy of drug-coated balloons (DCBs) to improve carotid artery stenting (CAS) after restenosis. According to the authors, DCB angioplasty is an implant-free technology that offers the advantages of antiproliferative drug release. The authors say that DCBs are also...

  • Modelling the Effect of a Functional Endothelium on the Development of In-Stent Restenosis. Tahir, Hannan; Bona-Casas, Carles; Hoekstra, Alfons G. // PLoS ONE;Jun2013, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p1 

    Treatment of stenosed coronary arteries by balloon angioplasty and stenting results in arterial injury including severe damage to the endothelium at the site of treatment and initiates a complex cascade of inflammatory processes that may lead to the development of in-stent restenosis (ISR). Many...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics