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*  Charles Mullins (pediatric cardiologist)
Mullins became known for his work with cardiac catheterization. Before Mullins' work, catheterization labs had been primarily ... Peripheral, and Structural Heart Disease. CRC Press. p. 275. ISBN 978-0-203-09304-7. Retrieved April 25, 2015. Allen, Hugh D. ( ... The cardiac catheterization lab at TCH is named for Mullins. The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions has ... Mullins authored Cardiac Catheterization in Congenital Heart Disease: Pediatric and Adult in 2006. The book was reviewed in the ...
*  Valley Hospital Medical Center
Diabetes Education and Counseling Open heart surgery Balloon angioplasty Cardiac catheterizations and stenting Peripheral ...
*  Peripheral vascular system
In some cases blockages in the peripheral arteries may be treated with catheterization and balloon dilatation instead of ... Peripheral veins are the most common intravenous access method in both hospitals and paramedic services for a peripheral ... Atherosclerosis Peripheral artery disease Peripheral vascular disease Stenosis Systemic circulation Thrombosis. ... The peripheral arteries supply oxygenated blood to the body, and the peripheral veins lead deoxygenated blood from the ...
*  Transradial catheterization
... minimally invasive approach to perform coronary and peripheral angiograms and interventions. Transradial catheterization is ... Cardiac catheterization Major improvement of percutaneous cardiovascular procedure outcomes with radial artery catheterisation ... Transradial cardiac catheterization in elderly patients. Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions 2000; 51: 287-290 C-H ... As after catheterization through femoral approach patient is generally required to lay flat with immobilization of the leg for ...
*  Interventional cardiology
A large number of procedures can be performed on the heart by catheterization. This most commonly involves the insertion of a ... sheath into the femoral artery (but, in practice, any large peripheral artery or vein) and cannulating the heart under X-ray ...
*  Cardiology
A large number of procedures can be performed on the heart by catheterization. This most commonly involves the insertion of a ... Long term high blood pressure, however, is a major risk factor for coronary artery disease, stroke, heart failure, peripheral ... It is an independent predisposing factor for heart failure, coronary artery disease, stroke, renal disease, and peripheral ... Vascular disorders such as atherosclerosis and peripheral arterial disease cause significant morbidity and mortality in aged ...
*  Angiography
See coronary catheterization for more detail. To detect coronary artery disease, Computed Tomography (CT) Scan is better than ... radiology Intravascular ultrasound Intravenous digital subtraction angiography Magnetic resonance angiography Peripheral artery ... RadiologyInfo for patients: Angiography procedures Cardiac Catheterization from Angioplasty.Org C-Arms types Several types of C ... Cardiac catheterization Computed tomography angiography Contrast medium Echocardiogram Electrocardiogram Fluorescein ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Medicine: Medical Specialties: Cardiology: Clinics and Practices: United States: Ohio
Diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease, heart disease treatment, coronary bypass surgery, catheterization, ... angioplasty, vascular, aneurysm, cardiac, coronary, peripheral vascular disease. Includes contact details. Ohio. ...
*  Outline of cardiology
Coronary catheterization - Catheterization of the coronary arteries. Fractional flow reserve (FFRmyo): Testing the blood flow ... This method is primarily used in peripheral disease, but has been used for coronary disease as well. Endarterectomy - Enlarging ... Stenting: Enlarging the lumen of an artery by forcibly expanding it with a metal wire tube by means of catheterization. ... peripheral vascular disease, vision loss, and chronic kidney disease. Lowering blood pressure is key for preventing these ...
*  Vascular access for chemotherapy
Peripheral catheters are approximately one inch long and are inserted into the small veins of the forearm. Central catheters ... The duration of central venous catheterization is dependent on the type of treatment given. Central venous catheters (CVC) are ... In medicine, vascular access is a means of accessing the circulatory system through the peripheral or central vascular system ... is a form of vascular access that is inserted at a peripheral site such as the veins of the arms and extends in the central ...
*  Northwell Health
... neuromuscular and peripheral nerve diseases, neurodegenerative diseases, pain, epilepsy, neurological disease of infancy and ... Services provide a full range of cardiac care from diagnostic tests and educational classes to cardiac catheterization and ...
*  Venous cutdown
This procedure has fallen out of favor with the development of safer techniques for central venous catheterization such as the ... It is used to get vascular access in trauma and hypovolemic shock patients when peripheral cannulation is difficult or ... Ann Emerg Med 2006; 48:548-550 McIntosh B, Dulchavsky S (1992). "Peripheral vascular cutdown". Crit Care Clin. 8 (4): 807-18. ... Supraclavicular central venous catheterization. Techniques and experience in 250 cases. Wisc Med J 1981; 80:36-38 Teichgraber ...
*  Neurogenic bladder dysfunction
Catheterization methods range from intermittent catheterization, which involves no surgery or permanently attached appliances, ... It may also be caused by brain tumors and other diseases of the brain, pregnancy and by peripheral nerve diseases such as ... Intermittent catheterization is the use, several times a day, of straight catheters (which are usually disposable or single-use ... is a dysfunction of the urinary bladder due to disease of the central nervous system or peripheral nerves involved in the ...
*  Catheter
The process of inserting a catheter is catheterization. In most uses, a catheter is a thin, flexible tube ("soft" catheter) ... medication or parenteral nutrition with a peripheral venous catheter angioplasty, angiography, balloon septostomy, balloon ... An early modern application of the catheter was employed by Claude Bernard for the purpose of cardiac catheterization in 1844. ... 37 (4): 373-8. Baim, Donald (2005). Grossman's Cardiac Catheterization, Angiography, and Intervention. Lippincott Williams & ...
*  Cushing's syndrome
Plasma CRH levels are inadequate at diagnosis (with the possible exception of tumors secreting CRH) because of peripheral ... Occasionally, determining the ACTH levels in various veins in the body by venous catheterization, working towards the pituitary ...
*  Cholesterol embolism
In coronary catheterization, for instance, the incidence is 1.4%. Furthermore, cholesterol embolism may develop after the ... and the peripheral nervous system may be involved. Emboli to the brain may cause stroke-like episodes, headache and episodes of ... a complication of cardiac catheterization: a prospective study". J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. 42 (2): 211-6. doi:10.1016/S0735-1097(03 ...
*  Endothelial dysfunction
"Catheterization Cardiovascular Interventions". Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 82: E184-E191. doi:10.1002/ccd ... Kuvin JT, Patel AR, Sliney KA, Pandian NG, Sheffy J, Schnall RP, Karas RH, Udelson JE (Jul 2003). "Assessment of peripheral ... Kuvin JT, Mammen A, Mooney P, Alsheikh-Ali AA, Karas RH (Feb 2007). "Assessment of peripheral vascular endothelial function in ... Another non-invasive method to measure nitric oxide levels is known as reactive hyperemia-peripheral arterial tonometry (RH-PAT ...
*  Pulmonary artery catheter
August 1970). "Catheterization of the heart in man with use of a flow-directed balloon-tipped catheter". The New England ... Fronek, A; Ganz, V (1959). "[Local thermodilution method of measuring minute volume and circulation rate in the peripheral ... In medicine pulmonary artery catheterization (PAC) is the insertion of a catheter into a pulmonary artery. Its purpose is ...
*  Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital
It has 20 exam rooms, six operating rooms, with video-conferencing capabilities, six catheterization/intervention and ... Care is provided for patients with cardiovascular disease or peripheral vascular disease. The hospital was the first in the ... The hospital provides procedures that include: Cardiac catheterizations Angioplasties Open-heart surgery Cardiovascular imaging ...
*  Migraine treatment
Bhindi, R.; Ormerod, O. (Apr 2008). "Rebound increase in migraines following PFO closure". Catheterization and Cardiovascular ... Weiner RL, Reed KL (1999). "Peripheral neurostimulation for control of intractable occipital neuralgia". Neuromodulation. 2 (3 ... Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions. 69 (1): 9-9. doi:10.1002/ccd.20931. ISSN 1522-1946. PMID 17143907. Wilmshurst ...
*  Cefquinome
Meanwhile, urine was collected by catheterization. Pigs, five or six male and female in each group weighing about 18 kg each, ... The reactive site is a beta-lactam nucleus, while the main peripheral functional groups are a quaternary quinolinium, an ...
*  Accelerated Seldinger Technique
While the actual frequency of VAE in the U.S. is not known, estimates related to central venous catheterization are as high as ... Venous air embolism (VAE), or gas bubbles in the bloodstream, occurs when air enters the peripheral or central vasculature. ...
*  Paruresis
In severe cases, a person with paruresis can urinate only when alone at home or through the process of catheterization. ... The adrenaline rush that produces the involuntary nervous system response probably has peripheral and central nervous system ...
*  Aortic insufficiency
Cardiac chamber catheterization assists in assessing the severity of regurgitation and any left ventricular dysfunction. The ... Catecholamines will also cause peripheral vasoconstriction, which causes increased systemic vascular resistance and ensures ... which in turn cause bounding peripheral pulses. On auscultation, there may be a short diastolic murmur and a soft S1. S1 is ... when regurgitant jet from the severe aortic insufficiency renders partial closure of the anterior mitral leaflet.Peripheral ...
*  Quantium Medical Cardiac Output
The signal can be altered also by shock or hypothermia states because of the peripheral vasoconstriction or arterial spasm. ... The minimally invasive methods also require catheterization, but less harmful. One of them is the Thermodilution Transpulmonary ...
*  Mitral valve stenosis
The right heart catheterization (commonly known as Swan-Ganz catheterization) gives the physician the mean pulmonary capillary ... Other peripheral signs include: Malar flush - due to back pressure and buildup of carbon dioxide (CO2). CO2 is a natural ... The left heart catheterization, on the other hand, gives the pressure in the left ventricle. By simultaneously taking these ... If a trans-septal puncture is made during right heart catheterization, however, the pressure gradient can accurately quantify ...