Drug Eluting Stents (DES) were implanted in 143 (73.3%) lesions, BMS in 25 (12.8%) and POBA
was performed in 27 (13.8%) lesions.
In clinical practice, many treatment strategies have been developed for ISR patients after PCI, including POBA
, cutting balloons, rotational atherectomy, and intravascular brachytherapy.
and Bangladesh Resource Center for Indigenous Knowledge (BARCIK) jointly organised the seminar.
Stents were implanted in 937 (97.6%) out of 960 patients, including 738 (76.9%) who received drug-eluting stents and 95 (9.89%) who received only bare metal stents, 81 (8.43%) patients received both BMS and DES and POBA
was done in 23 (2.3%) patients.
Significantly, greater proportion of female patients underwent POBA
(12 (13.04%) vs.
Poribesh Bachao Andolan (Poba
) and Nagorik Odhikar Sangrakkhan Forum along with some other organisations jointly organised the programme in front of the Department of Fine Arts of Dhaka University in the city' Shahbagh area on Saturday.
PCI with stenting and POBA
only was done in 193 (96.5%) and 7 (3.5%) patients respectively.
Poribesh Bachao Andolon (POBA
), an environmental advocacy group, organised the discussion titled 'Deaths and Anarchy on Road: Reasons and Solutions' at its main office in the city on Saturday.
Angioplasty with stenting and POBA
only was done in 1954 (91%) and 64 (3%) patients respectively.
Poribesh Bachao Andolon (Poba
) arranged a seminar titled 'Plastic Pollution: Threat to Environment and Way forward' at its office in the city's Kalabagan area at 11 am.
Out of 147 successful PCI, 141 (95.9%) had stenting while 6(4.1%) patients had Percutaneous Old Balloon Angioplasty (POBA
) only - primarily due to failure of stent to cross the lesion.
Paribaesh Banchao Andolon (POBA
), Environmental Science Department of Stamford University of Bangladesh, Janauddog and Bangladesh Cycle Lane Bastobayon Parishod brought out the rally from in front of the National Museum to create awareness among people to keep Dhaka clean and make it a dust and smoke-free city.