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an operation to repair a damaged blood vessel or unblock a coronary artery

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Treatment options for stenosis or occlusion of the subclavian artery are percutaneous transluminal angioplasty with stent implantation, or surgical treatment (aorta-subclavian bypass, carotid-subclavian bypass, axillo-axillary bypass, depending anatomy).
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for the treatment of limb threatening ischemia: do the results justify an attempt before bypass grafting?
Dotter performed the first percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, and quite a bit has changed in healthcare over the course of those 50 years.
The Saint Alphonsus team, with either a cardiologist or vascular surgeon, also performs peripheral procedures in the cardiovascular surgery department that include diagnostic angiograms, peripheral PTAs (percutaneous transluminal angioplasty), atherectomies using a plaque excision system from FoxHollow Technologies, and diagnostic and interventional dialysis access grafts.
Over the last 6 years, CMS officials have expanded coverage of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty and carotid artery stenting in three separate national coverage decisions.
The 102 patients (63% men, age range 63-73 years) in the control group were hospitalized for peripheral artery disease and were scheduled to undergo percutaneous transluminal angioplasty.
However, the biochemical mechanism that causes altered Co(II) binding to albumin during ischemia is not understood; it appears to be reversible, as shown in a study of patients with transient ischemia induced during elective percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (3).
Comparison of quality of life before and after coronary artery bypass surgery and percutaneous transluminal angioplasty. Heart and Lung, 23, 45-52.
My search for "balloon angioplasty" was exploded to contain the following synonyms and more specific terms: Angioplasty, Balloon; Angioplasty, Transluminal; Dilatation, Transluminal Arterial; Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty; Angioplasty, Balloon, Laser-Assisted; Angioplasty, Transluminal, Percutaneous, Coronary.
According to the company, the Paladin System with IEP is indicated for Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty (PTA) in the carotid arteries with capture and removal of embolic material as well as for post-dilation of self-expanding stents in the carotid arteries with capture and removal of embolic material.
* EU5 Peripheral Vascular Procedures volumes by segments - Aortic Open Repair Procedures, Aortic Stent Graft Procedures, Carotid Artery Embolic Protection Procedures, Deep Seated Artery Stenting Procedures, Inferior Vena Cava Filters (IVCF) Procedures, Lower Extremity Embolic Protection Procedures, Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty (PTA) Balloon Procedures, Peripheral Angiography Procedures, Peripheral Vascular Stenting Procedures, PTA Drug Eluting Balloon (DEB) Procedures, Renal Artery Embolic Protection Procedures and Vascular Grafts Procedures.
When the CVD in HD patients occur, endovascular intervention includes percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), and placement of bar-mental stents (BMS) is the primary treatment.
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty is important for the management of occlusive atherosclerotic lesions in humans.
percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) in adults are 60-80% at 1 year, but there are poor data on long-term studies in children.
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