Sewell, W. H.
September 1972
Angiology;Sep1972, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p509
Academic Journal
Comments on the use of coronary arteriography and surgery for management of coronary heart disease. Criteria for establishment of coronary arteriography; Opinions of cardiologist about the use of coronary arteriography in patient with myocardial infarction or angina; Clinical indications for coronary surgery.


Related Articles

  • CONGENITAL ANOMALIES OF THE CORONARY ARTERIES. Demany, Martial A. // Angiology;Jun1967, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p370 

    Three patients with anomalous origin of a coronary artery and/or of the circumflex branch of the left coronary artery were discovered during routine selective coronary arteriography performed as part of a cardiac catheterization. It is felt that a better knowledge of the origin and distribution...

  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.  // Current Medical Literature: Interventional Cardiology Monitor;2006, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p78 

    The article assesses several studies regarding percutaneous coronary intervention. A study focused on the clinical challenges in major non-cardiac surgery. Another study concluded that abciximab lessen the complications of acute coronary syndromes in patients. One study dealt with dual...

  • "Cavity spilling" perforation during recanalisation of the right coronary artery -- reocclusion of the recanalised artery as a method of emergency treatment. Kurianowicz, Marek; Zapolski, Tomasz; Wr�bel, Robert; Drozd, Jakub // Advances in Interventional Cardiology;2012, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p51 

    Coronary artery perforation is an uncommon but potentially life-threatening complication of percutaneous coronary interventions. We report a case of a 78-year-old patient with "cavity spilling" right coronary artery perforation leading to formation of a fistula with contrast spilling directly to...

  • Coronary artery perforation during percutaneous intervention: incidence and outcome. Gunning, M.G.; Williams, I.L.; Jewitt, D.E.; Shah, A.M.; Wainwright, R.J.; Thomas, M.R. // Heart;Nov2002, Vol. 88 Issue 5, p495 

    Objective: To examine the clinical outcome of percutaneous coronary intervention where the procedure was complicated by vessel perforation. Setting: Tertiary referral centre. Methods: The procedural records of 6245 patients undergoing coronary intervention were reviewed. In 52 patients (0.8%)...

  • Risks and Complications of Coronary Angiography: A Comprehensive Review. Tavakol, Morteza; Ashraf, Salman; Brener, Sorin J. // Global Journal of Health Science;Jan2012, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p65 

    Coronary angiography and heart catheterization are invaluable tests for the detection and quantification of coronary artery disease, identification of valvular and other structural abnormalities, and measurement of hemodynamic parameters. The risks and complications associated with these...

  • The new European Society of Cardiology guidelines on myocardial revascularisation: an appraisal. Nauta, Sjoerd T.; Gaspersz, Marcia; Deckers, Jaap W. // Heart;Jan2012, Vol. 98 Issue 1, p11 

    The latest European Society of Cardiology (ESC) guidelines on myocardial revascularisation are reviewed. The nearly 300 recommendations make it difficult to apply them in their totality. The authors would propose 20-30 recommendations per guideline based on sound clinical evidence. Also, the...

  • Stress testing prior to PCI lacking.  // Cardiovascular Devices & Drugs;Dec2008, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p29 

    The article discusses research being done on the procedures to open narrowed coronary arteries such as angioplasty and stenting. It references a study by Rita Redberg et al published in the October 15, 2008 issue of the "Journal of the American Medical Association." Researchers found that less...

  • Drug-Eluting Stents.  // Current Medical Literature: Interventional Cardiology Monitor;2005, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p77 

    Discusses abstracts of research papers about drug-eluting stents. "Early and mid-term results of drug-eluting stent implantation in unprotected left main," by A. Chieffo, et al; "Drug-eluting stent thrombosis: results from a pooled analysis including 10 randomized studies," by R. Moreno et al;...

  • Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.  // Current Medical Literature: Cardiology;2008, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p93 

    The article reports on several studies on percutaneous coronary intervention. They include "Efficacy ad safety of clopidogrel pretreatment before percutaneous coronary intervention with and without glycoprotein llb/llla inhibitor use," by M. S. Sabatine, H. N. Hamdalla, S. R. Mehta et al and...


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics