Those infected with hepatitis C, regardless of HIV status, had, on average, 30 percent more disease-fueling calcified
plaque in their arteries, the main driver of heart attack and stroke risk.
Taking place in Japan and the United States, the study is designed to assess the safety and efficacy, as well as economic outcomes, of CSI's new micro crown orbital atherectomy system (OAS) in treating severely calcified
coronary lesions in patients suffering from coronary artery disease (CAD).
SAN DIEGO, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- After two years, patients treated with orbital atherectomy, a device that sands away severely calcified
plaque in the coronary arteries prior to stenting, continued to show positive results, according to new data from the ORBIT II trial presented today as a late-breaking clinical trial at the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) 2015 Scientific Sessions.
Findings from a study examining the association between calcium intake and subclinical cardiovascular disease in diabetics not only failed to find an adverse effect for calcium on any measure of calcified
plaque, but also uncovered a modest reduction in all-cause mortality over a 9.
He successfully underwent a transcervical resection of approximately 5 cm of the elongated right styloid process and calcified
ligament without complication (figure 2).
Austen, Forster and Lawrence tropes that have been cinematically calcified
into cliches all get a good thrashing.
They are like little calcified
boxes, each with a little orifice that it sticks its tentacles through.
The abstracts will highlight data from CSI trials focused on the clinical and economic benefits of using its Orbital Atherectomy technology to treat patients with calcified
Researchers at Mayo Clinic successfully isolated nanoparticles from human kidney stones and calcified
In its early stage, a lesion may appear as a solitary radiolucent cyst-like mass with minimal or absent internal calcified
components; in its late stage, the lesion is radiodense.
He found out in 1977 that his aortic valve had calcified
and was leaking blood back into his heart.
Data from two follow-up examinations over six years showed that smokers develop more calculus (rock-hard calcified
accretions on tooth surfaces) but less dental plaque, the bacteriations on tooth surfaces) but less dental plaque, the bacterialaden mucous film that tooth brushing can remove.