catheterization

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Synonyms for catheterization

the operation of introducing a catheter into the body

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As a result heart could endure more pressure which is effective on patients recovery and can cause lots of physiological side effects like increase in heart rate, respiratory rate and cardiac output which finally would lead to the failure of cardiac catheterization technique and consequently mistakes in patients' certain diagnosis [7].
The new data released by the New York State Department of Health reports on the outcomes of patients discharges at all 59 statewide cardiac catheterization labs from 2009-2011.
Nevertheless, when taken in context with previous studies, the present findings support the premise that early ambulation after cardiac catheterization is safe and improves patient comfort.
Physicians referred 13% of the women but only 6% of men for cardiac catheterization within the next 90 days.
In this analysis the outcome was the procedure rate, and the explanatory variables included region of the country, the rate of cardiac catheterization, and the density of physician and hospital resources.
Vejthani Hospital offers cardiac catheterization through the wrist.
Contract notice: Procurement system, including cardiac catheterization angiography (floor mounted).
19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) published guiding principles and best practices for the development of radiation safety programs in cardiac catheterization laboratories.
9 million construction project, Lancaster's Antelope Valley Hospital will also add a second cardiac catheterization laboratory, in addition to expanding its emergency room and ICU.
For MI patients, the choice between invasive management and more conservative medical management still depends more on cardiac catheterization rates in their geographic region than on their age, risk profile, or clinical presentation, said Therese A.
Outpatient Cardiac Catheterization Comment: Several studies have now reported uncontrolled series of patients successfully and safely undergoing outpatient cardiac catheterization.
DLP Healthcare, LLC, a joint venture of Duke University Health System and LifePoint Hospitals([R]), today announced that it has acquired the North Carolina cardiac catheterization operations of MedCath Partners, LLC, an affiliate of MedCath Corporation.
They found a very high correlation between cardiac catheterization rates and PCI rates; researchers noted a much weaker connection between cardiac catheterization and the number of CABGs.
Other projects include adding a second cardiac catheterization laboratory, creating more parking, and a building canopied entrance.