revascularization


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Related to revascularization: Transmyocardial revascularization

re·vas·cu·lar·ize

 (rē-văs′kyə-lə-rīz′)
v. re·vas·cu·lar·ized, re·vas·cu·lar·iz·ing, re·vas·cu·lar·iz·es
v.tr.
To reestablish the blood supply to (an organ or bodily part), especially by surgical procedure.
v.intr.
1. To revascularize an organ or bodily part.
2. To grow new blood vessels so as to establish blood supply: a graft that revascularizes slowly and takes a long time to heal.

re·vas′cu·la·ri·za′tion (-rĭ-zā′shən) n.

revascularization

Restoring the blood supply to a part of the body.
Translations

re·vas·cu·lar·i·za·tion

n. revascularización, proceso de restauración de la sangre a una parte del cuerpo después de una lesión o una derivación quirúrgica.

revascularization

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Baseline characteristics like hypertension diabetes mellitus current smoking history history of ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke valvular heart disease prior MI prior revascularization left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEFless than 40%) and indications for revascularization were not significantly different among 3 groups of CKD.
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.
Repeat coronary revascularization did not improve outcomes in asymptomatic patients with high-risk exercise echocardiography findings after an initial revascularization procedure," according to a study published online in Archives of Internal Medicine.
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.
US medical device-based technology company PLC Systems (OTCBB:PLCSF) said it had finalised the divestment of its transmyocardial revascularization (TMR) activities to Canadian real-time imaging systems developer Novadaq Technologies (TSX:NDQ).
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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.
If you have coronary artery disease (CAD), you eventually might be faced with a decision about revascularization, or restoring blood flow to the heart with bypass surgery or percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI), such as angioplasty and here stenting.
We have read, with a great interest, the paper titled "Dilemma in the strategy of treatment: revascularization or medical treatment" by Tatli et al.
More and more asymptomatic or minimally symptomatic patients are picked up for revascularization procedures.
The 1-year mortality was calculated in 30-day survivors stratified by status of revascularization and levels of biomarkers.
In high-risk patients with diabetes, atorvastatin (Lipitor) delays the development of acute coronary events but does not significantly decrease the rate of revascularization or all-cause mortality.