PTCA

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Related to percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty: Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty
AcronymDefinition
PTCAPercutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (balloon)
PTCAPercutaneous Transhepatic Cholangiography
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(1992) Preventive effect of exercise training on recurrent stenosis after percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA).
Operator radiation exposure during percutaneous Transluminal coronary angioplasty. J Am Coll Cardiol.
GlobalData's Medical Devices sector report, "Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty Drug Eluting Balloon (DEB) Catheters - Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2016" provides an overview of Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty Drug Eluting Balloon (DEB) Catheters currently in pipeline stage.
AMI management therapeutic options, including percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), combined with stent implantation, are in most cases successful in re-establishing the perfusion of the ischemic myocardium and have helped to reduce the immediate mortality after infarct.
AMI management therapeutic options, including percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA), combined with stent implantation, are in most cases successful in reestablishing the perfusion of the ischemic myocardium and have helped to reduce the immediate mortality after infarct.
A standard 3.0 mm x 17 mm percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty balloon was inserted in a retrograde fashion via the external carotid artery and was positioned at the point of ligation.
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.
The coronarograhpy revealed an in-stent restenosis of previously percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) on right coronary artery (RCA) in 2001 and on left anterior descending (LAD) artery in 2002.
IHD events included acute myocardial infarction (MI), hospitalisation for other acute ischaemic heart disease, coronary artery bypass grafting or percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty. IHD-related mortality included: acute MI, chronic IHD, cardiac arrest, ventricular fibrillation and flutter, and heart failure.
(4) who first reported case of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in dex-trocardia with situs inversus, advocated using multipurpose catheters because their flexible tips allowed for easy manipulation into the coronary ostia.
A randomized comparison of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty by the radial, brachial and femoral approaches: the ACESS study.
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