reperfusion


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re·per·fu·sion

 (rē′pər-fyo͞o′zhən)
n.
The restoration of blood flow to an organ or tissue that has had its blood supply cut off, as after a heart attack.
Translations

reperfusion

n. reperfusión, renovación de la corriente sanguínea a un órgano o parte del cuerpo que no estaba recibiendo un adecuado flujo.

reperfusion

n reperfusión f
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4] Currently, myocardial reperfusion is the first option for treatment to reduce the area impacted by the acute MI and improve prognosis.
Objective: To evaluate the kinetics of cardiomyocyte apoptosis in patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention and thrombolytic therapy in order to elucidate the dark side of reperfusion injury.
After reperfusion QT dispersion was decreased significantly from 46.
The term ischemia and reperfusion (I/R) indicates a reduction of arterial blood supply to tissues followed by the restoration of perfusion and consequent reoxygenation [1].
Blood xanthine oxidase (XO) and malondialdehyde (MDA) levels as an indicator of ischemia and reperfusion injury were measured in samples before fluid infusion (t1), before tourniquet application (t2), 1 minute before tourniquet release (t3), and at 5 (t4) and 15 (t5) minutes after tourniquet release.
An article in Critical Care Medicine describes the finding of a protective effect for selenide, a form of selenium, against reperfusion injury that occurs when blood flow is restored to the heart following cardiac arrest.
Ischemia reperfusion (IR) during cardiac procurement is associated with a distinct form of myocardial injury which may cause organ dysfunction after transplantation.
ClickPress, Thu Dec 25 2014] Global Markets Direct's, 'Reperfusion Injury - Pipeline Review, H2 2014', provides an overview of the Reperfusion Injury's therapeutic pipeline.
USPRwire, Thu Oct 23 2014] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Ischemia Reperfusion Injury Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" provides data on the Ischemia Reperfusion Injury clinical trial scenario.
Ischemia reperfusion injury affects nearly two million Americans annually with a wide variety of scenarios that temporarily impede blood flow, from traumatic limb injuries, to heart attacks, to donor organs.