percutaneous coronary intervention


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Related to percutaneous coronary intervention: CABG, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty

percutaneous coronary intervention

n.
The opening of narrowed or blocked coronary arteries by means of balloon angioplasty (with or without placement of stents), atherectomy, or other techniques involving use of a catheter.
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Around 26 of interventional cardiologists staff were trained on robotic-assisted percutaneous coronary interventions, he said.
Percutaneous coronary intervention in stable angina (ORBITA): A double-blind, randomised controlled trial.
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common finding in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).
6 Contrast induced nephropathy (CIN) is a form of acute renal failure after coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and leads to longer hospital stay and worse outcomes.
Medical device company St Jude Medical (NYSE:STJ) reported on Monday the launch of the US cleared new PressureWire X Guidewire fractional flow reserve (FFR) measurement system to perform percutaneous coronary intervention measurements in more tortuous anatomies.
The company's CorPath System is the first FDA-cleared medical device to bring robotic precision to both percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and peripheral vascular intervention.
Fractional flow reserve has become an indispensable tool for assessing coronary lesions and making informed treatment decisions during percutaneous coronary intervention," said Dr.
Door to balloon time is the time starting from arrival in the hospital to first balloon inflation during the procedure of primary percutaneous coronary intervention.
Early eicosapentaenoic acid treatment after percutaneous coronary intervention reduces acute inflammatory responses and ventricular arrhythmias in patients with acute myocardial infarction: A randomized, controlled study.
Clinical Data: We surveyed the primary percutaneous coronary intervention times of 1556
The requirements for this procurement contract is for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) products to includes the following categories / lots: Guide Catheters, Angioplasty Guide Wires, Angioplasty Balloon Catheters, Angioplasty Compression & Vascular Seals, Coronary Stents (Bare Metal, Drug Eluting, Specialist Niche), Inflation Devices, Rotablators, Datascope Balloons, Cutting Balloons, Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) Catheters, Pressure Wires, Intracardiac Echocardiography (ICE) Catheters, Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and other PCI related products.
The two procedures performed in the study both involved threading a catheter to the heart through an artery: cardiac catheterization, which is used to diagnose and sometimes treat heart conditions, such as atherosclerosis (plaque buildup), and percutaneous coronary intervention, which opens narrowed or clogged arteries.

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