PTCA

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Related to percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty: Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty
AcronymDefinition
PTCAPercutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (balloon)
PTCAPercutaneous Transhepatic Cholangiography
PTCAProfessional Tree Care Association
PTCAProfessional Tour Caddies of America
PTCAPlains Tribals Council of Assam (India)
PTCAParents, Teachers and Community Associations
PTCAPurple Throated Carib (Eulampis jugularis)
PTCAPower Thermal Control Adapter
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It also provides information about clinical trials in progress, which includes trial phase, trial status, trial start and end dates, and, the number of trials for the key Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty Drug Eluting Balloon (DEB) Catheters pipeline products.
Myocardial ischemia increases QT dispersion which may put the patients of coronary artery disease at risk of ventricular arrhythmogenesis whereas reperfusion by percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty decreases QT dispersion.
Randomized comparison of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty and medical therapy in stable survivors of acute myocardial infarction with single vessel disease: a study of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Leitende Kardiologische KrankenhausArzte.
Tokyo, Japan, Dec 19, 2005 - (JCN) - Japan Lifeline began marketing OTTIMO ROSSO, its new balloon catheter for percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) procedure, on December 19.
Angioplasty is also known as coronary artery balloon dilation, balloon angioplasty and percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA).
ANGIOMAX is indicated for use as an anticoagulant in patients with unstable angina undergoing percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA).
Recent evidence[1] suggests that coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) reduces long-term mortality better than percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), but the protective effect of CABG for patients with diabetes who have a future acute myocardial infarction is not known.
Coronary dilatation catheters are used to open blocked coronary vessels during percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), which is a significant alternative to coronary bypass surgery in specific patient types.
The procedures include but are not limited to coronary bypass surgery, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty, and medical (drug) treatment.
Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) catheter tubing is a particularly demanding application.
Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) would be an attractive method for myocardial revascularization in elderly patients.
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