BTT

(redirected from Bridge to Transplant)
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AcronymDefinition
BTTBad Touch Trio
BTTBack to Top
BTTBetween the Tides
BTTBalanced Temperature Technology
BTTBreak the Target
BTTBrazilian Top Team (Canada martial arts schools)
BTTBlind Taste Test
BTTBlue Tooth Technology
BTTBack to Topic
BTTBridge to Terabithia (movie and book)
BTTBridge to Transplant (artificial heart)
BTTBetter Touch Tool (software)
BTTBorder Transition Team
BTTIntroduction to Information Technology in Business (various schools)
BTTBicicleta Todo-O-Terreno
BTTBollocks to That
BTTBetween The Trees (band)
BTTBank to Turn (aircraft control)
BTTBuilding Tomorrow Today (Career Development Association of Alberta event)
BTTBored To Tears
BTTBrush Teeth Time
BTTBilgi Teknoloji Tasarim (Turkish: Information Technology Design)
BTTBusiness Transfer Tax
BTTBougainville Transition Team
BTTBatignolles Technologies Thermiques
BTTBranch Transformation Toolkit (IBM)
BTTBoard of Tariffs and Trade
BTTBeat the Train (Detroit urban mountain biking website)
BTTBig Truck Tacos (Oklahoma City, OK)
BTTBetter Than Them
BTTBefore This Time
BTTBergmann Technical Translations (Navarre, FL)
BTTBug Tracking Tool
BTTBehavioral Test Technology (PC memory testing)
BTTBlanchisserie et Teinturerie de Thaon (French textile company)
BTTBig Time Tournaments (website)
BTTBesançon Tous Travaux (French construction company)
BTTBest Table Topics (Toastmasters)
BTTBusiness Technology Team
BTTBuy This Thing (classified ads)
BTTBattle Technology Team
BTTBlue Text Transfer (gaming)
BTTBigorre Travail Temporaire (French temporary employment agency)
BTTBank Transformation Toolkit (IBM WebSphere)
BTTBranch Training Team
BTTBasket Tout Terrain (French: All-Terrain Basketball)
BTTBackward Tracking Tree (computer algorithm)
BTTBuilt To Test
BTTBatch Test Tool
BTTBreizh Tandem Tour (French tandem cycling tour)
BTTBus Traffic Table
BTTBus Transmission Time
BTTBusiness Transaction Tracing
BTTBayeux Tennis de Table (French table tennis club)
BTTBehold the Treason (band)
BTTBourgault Tillage Tools Ltd. (Canada)
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Final results from the trial found the drug generated significantly more complete remissions than standard treatment, while also providing a better bridge to transplant.
Given that stem cell transplant is considered the only curative treatment option, the ability of inotuzumab ozogamicin to increase the number of patients able to bridge to transplant is encouraging.
The Children's Heart Unit at the Freeman Hospital is one of only two centres in the UK offering paediatric heart transplant and bridge to transplant, with transplant numbers increasing to the point where the unit now provides almost half of the UK's paediatric transplants.
SynCardia Systems manufactures its FDA, Health Canada and CE approved Total Artificial Heart for use as a bridge to transplant for people suffering from end-stage biventricular heart failure in which both ventricles can no longer pump enough blood for a person to survive.
The 50cc device is a smaller version of the 70cc SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart (TAH), which received FDA approval as a bridge to transplant in 2004.
The 50 cc device is a smaller version of the 70 cc Syncardia temporary-TAH, which received FDA approval as a bridge to transplant in 2004.
The heart is pneumatically driven by precisely calibrated pulses of air and vacuum and is approved as a bridge to transplant for patients suffering from end-stage heart failure affecting both sides of the heart (biventricular failure) who might die before a donor heart becomes available.
I worked on the cardio-thoracic step-down unit in the mid-'90s when persons with LVADs remained hospitalized as the device was "a bridge to transplant.
Although the current clinical trial is evaluating the Levacor VAD as a bridge to transplant, the device is expected to be evaluated next as an alternative to heart transplant and may one day serve as a bridge to heart recovery, said Selzman.
LVADs have allowed us to support patients until they can receive a heart transplant, so they are called a bridge to transplant, said Gregory Ewald, Washington University cardiologist.
As a bridge to transplant, the HeartMate II is showing excellent survival, good recovery potential for the heart, kidneys and liver, and a favorable impact on quality of life," Dr.
FDA agrees to US Bridge to Transplant (BTT) Pivotal Trial protocol, unconditional approval granted - January 2007