Patients with untreated, moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea who underwent percutaneous coronary intervention were more than twice as likely to undergo repeat revascularization
during the next 4.
Offering coverage of revascularization
techniques for conditions such as moyamoya disease, recurrent aneurysms, giant aneurysms, vertebral artery insufficiency, and severe stenosis, this volume features some 1,300 figures: color photos with side-by-side detailed line drawings, color paintings, and b&w images.
Routine exercise stress nechocardiography may not be warranted in asymptomatic patients after coronary revascularization
because even though it may identify those at high risk, this does not improve patient outcomes.
CHICAGO, April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite treatment guidelines that favor optimal medical therapy, the number of patients hospitalized for coronary revascularization
remains steady, according to a study conducted by Cardiac Data Solutions and presented at the recently completed American College of Cardiology 61st Scientific Sessions in Chicago.
Chapters cover topics including the use of radial artery grafts in myocardial revascularization
surgery, hybrid coronary revascularization
and routine intra-operative completion angiography, the nary sinus in cardiac surgery, acute kidney injuries after coronary artery bypass, coronary artery bypass grafting for chronic and acute heart failure, and operative constrictive pericarditis.
an innovator of endovascular treatments for peripheral vascular disease (PVD), has announced a 172 percent growth over the last two quarters with its Jetstream peripheral revascularization
catheters at more than 150 centers of excellence in the United States.
We have read, with a great interest, the paper titled "Dilemma in the strategy of treatment: revascularization
or medical treatment" by Tatli et al.
At the European Society of Cardiology Congress (Munich, Germany), investigators from the United Kingdom presented the results of CARDia (Coronary Artery Revascularization
in Diabetes), a clinical trial comparing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) vs.
More and more asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic patients are picked up for revascularization
procedures may be effective for reducing angina symptoms and improving quality of life, but their impact on overall survival rates remains unclear, according to ECRI, a nonprofit health services research agency.
1] These conditions must be met if the graft is to successfully progress through the stages of plasma imbibition and revascularization
For the study, readministration of the thrombolytic agent, or an emergency revascularization
procedure, such as angioplasty or coronary artery bypass surgery, were considered the aggressive therapies.