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*  Pseudoaneurysm
The procedure may be stopped early due to patient discomfort. It is less successful if the patient is obese, since there is ... Amato, Alexandre Campos Moraes; Kahlberg, Andrea; Bertoglio, Luca; Melissano, Germano; Chiesa, Roberto (2008). "Endovascular ... It is important that the diagnosis be confirmed before any procedures are performed. Incision and drainage of a suspected ... One contraindication to this procedure is if there is an arteriovenous fistula (communication between an artery and vein), in ...
*  Angioplasty
... endovascular procedure to widen narrowed or obstructed arteries or veins, typically to treat arterial atherosclerosis. A ... Patients are typically able to walk within two to six hours following the procedure and return to their normal routine by the ... At the conclusion of the procedure, the balloons, wires and catheters are removed and the vessel puncture site is treated ... Ingemar Henry Lundquist invented the over the wire balloon catheter that is used in the majority of angioplasty procedures in ...
*  Vascular surgery
Endovascular and endovenous procedures can now form the bulk of a vascular surgeon's practice. The development of endovascular ... The durability of endovascular arterial procedures is generally good especially when viewed in the context of their common ... These newer procedures provide reasonable outcomes that are comparable to surgery with the advantage of short hospital stay ( ... general surgeons would not be trained or practice the larger vascular surgery operations or most endovascular procedures. More ...
*  Aortic dissection
The procedure is known as aortography. Previously thought to be the diagnostic gold standard, it has been supplanted by other, ... Endovascular treatment of aortic dissection was developed in the 1990s. Ritter rules are a compilation of reminders, symptoms, ... Surgery may be done either by an opening in the chest or by endovascular aneurysm repair (carried out from inside the blood ... when no damage to the aortic valve is seen Bentall procedure - replacement of the damaged section of aorta and replacement of ...
*  Restenosis
... is a common adverse event of endovascular procedures. Procedures frequently used to treat the vascular damage from ... In peripheral procedures, rates are still high. A 2003 study of selective and systematic stenting for limb-threatening ischemia ... Late loss is synonymous with restenosis, and literally means loss of the lumen after a procedure intended to open the vessel. ... If restenosis occurs after a procedure, follow-up imaging is not the only way to initially detect compromised blood flow. ...
*  Vein of Galen aneurysmal malformations
Recent improvements in endovascular procedures have made many cases, which were not surgically accessible, treatable. ... Endovascular treatments involve delivering drugs, balloons, or coils to the site of the malformation through blood vessels via ... The wall of the vein can be damaged during the procedure and, in some cases, the emboli can become dislodged and travel through ... Radiotherapy is often not pursued as a treatment because the effects of the procedure can take months or years and there is ...
*  Neurosurgery
Endovascular neurosurgery utilizes endovascular image-guided procedures for the treatment of aneurysms, AVMs, carotid stenosis ... and diagnostic angiography are endovascular procedures. A common procedure performed in neurosurgery is the placement of ... Early forms of neuroanesthesia were found during procedures of trepanning in Southern America, like Peru. In these procedures ... This procedure is known as a discectomy. Generally once a disc is removed it is replaced by an implant which will create a bony ...
*  Benign prostatic hyperplasia
The latest alternative to surgical treatment is arterial embolization, an endovascular procedure performed in interventional ... Treatment options including lifestyle changes, medications, a number of procedures, and surgery. In those with mild symptoms ...
*  Embolization
The procedure is carried out as an endovascular procedure by a consultant radiologist in an interventional suite. It is common ... During the procedure, the surgeon must flush the catheter before and after injecting the NBCA, or the agent will polymerize ... Not suitable for everyone Recurrence more likely Cerebral aneurysm Endovascular surgery Gastrointestinal bleeding ... risk of infection No or rare use of general anesthetic Faster recovery time High success rate compared to other procedures ...
*  Stanford University School of Medicine
Paul Yock - Inventor of the rapid exchange system for endovascular procedures. Lucy S. Tompkins - Associate Dean for Academic ... surgeon who collaborated with Norman Shumway in the development of the first successful heart transplant procedures in the U.S ...
*  Reperfusion therapy
Surgeries performed may be minimally-invasive endovascular procedures such as a percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), ... the risk of bleeding associated with the procedure is higher than during an elective procedure. Emergency bypass surgery for ... A surgical bypass graft is more invasive initially but bears less risk of recurrent procedures (but these may be again ... the use of stents is widespread because of the decreased rates of procedures to treat restenosis compared to balloon ...
*  Nork-Marash Medical Center
... performing complex endovascular procedures. http://acg.am/ "Nork Marash Medical Center". www.nmmc.am. "Nork Marash Medical ... Raffi Qasabian, a prominent Australian-Armenian endovascular surgeon from Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, regularly visits NMMC, ...
*  Ventricular septal defect
Percutaneous endovascular procedures are less invasive and can be done on a beating heart, but are only suitable for certain ... Some tricuspid valve regurgitation was shown after the procedure that could possibly be due from the right ventricular disc. ... VSD with aortic regurgitation For the surgical procedure, a heart-lung machine is required and a median sternotomy is performed ...
*  Open aortic surgery
... surgery is widely recognized as having higher rates of perioperative morbidity and mortality than endovascular procedures for ... Unlike endovascular repair, there are no strict anatomic contra-indications to open repair; Rather, open repair is viewed as ... Schermerhorn, Marc (2008). "Endovascular vs. open repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms in the Medicare population". N Engl J ... When the aortic valve is diseased in addition to the ascending aorta, the Bentall procedure is used to treat the entire aortic ...
*  Transradial catheterization
... is an endovascular procedure or catherization procedure performed to diagnose and treat arterial ... Endovascular procedure can be performed achieving access in to body's arterial system from either femoral artery (in groin), ... Although transradial procedures often have less complications than femoral procedures, they have some shortcomings. The ... Transradial catheterization is typically a safer, more cost-effective and patient friendly procedure. Studies show a lower rate ...
*  Johannes Hoffmann (vascular surgeon)
... endovascular procedures, postoperative management of coagulation, sepsis and ischemia. After Hoffmann had finished his ... In 2012 he awarded the title of endovascular surgeon (DGG) and was entrusted with the management of the new established section ... areas of Hoffmann's scientific work as vascular surgeon are the endo-vascular aortic surgery and complex revision procedures. ...
*  Paolo Zamboni
... of his patients abated after an endovascular procedure to open these veins. Zamboni named this condition chronic cerebrospinal ... nor the researchers assessing whether there were improvements post-treatment knew which patients got the actual procedure and ...
*  Carotid stenting
Carotid artery stenting (CAS) is an endovascular procedure where a stent is deployed within the lumen of the carotid artery to ... Future trials ensured that the endovascular arms had more experienced endovascular operators, as seen in the CREST and SAPPHIRE ... Critical steps in the procedure are vascular access, crossing the stenosis with a wire, deploying a stent across the lesion, ... They found that 73% of patients undergoing CAS with distal filter protection showed new ischemic lesions after the procedure ...
*  Rotational angiography
Changes in anatomy: During endovascular procedures, such as the grafting of an aortic aneurysm, 3D planning can be done either ... The CT image is usually acquired a few days or at least hours before the procedure, giving time for planning. However, the ... Accordingly, to use a preoperative CT image during the procedure, a software registration between the CT image and the life ... for examples see: Hybrid cardiac surgical procedure) Clinical benefits range from the visualization of ventricular systems, ...
*  RHV
... a fitting used in endovascular procedures Red Hat Virtualization. ...
*  International Classification of Headache Disorders
Post-endarterectomy headache Carotid angioplasty headache Headache attributed to intracranial endovascular procedures ...
*  Heart arrhythmia
This can be accomplished in an electrophysiology study, an endovascular procedure that uses a catheter to "listen" to the ... This procedure may be completely curative for some forms of arrhythmia, but for others, the success rate remains disappointing ... Treatments may include medications, medical procedures such as a pacemaker, and surgery. Medications for a fast heart rate may ... In elective cardioversion, the recipient is usually sedated or lightly anesthetized for the procedure. Defibrillation differs ...
*  Endovascular aneurysm repair
The options for repair include traditional open aortic surgery or endovascular repair. Endovascular procedures aim to reduce ... Endovascular aneurysm repair (or endovascular aortic repair) (EVAR) is a type of endovascular surgery used to treat pathology ... An endovascular repair of a TAAA is only possible if blood flow to these critical arteries is preserved. Hybrid procedures ... Parodi introduced the endovascular aneurysm repair to the western world and performed the first successful endovascular repair ...
*  George Washington University Hospital
Coverage for acute endovascular treatments, neurosurgical procedures, and thrombolytics is provided around the clock. Stroke ...
*  Renal sympathetic denervation
The procedure involves endovascular access via the femoral artery with advancement of a catheter-mounted device into the renal ... endovascular catheter based procedure using radiofrequency ablation or ultrasound ablation aimed at treating resistant ... The procedure does not involve a permanent implant. The most widely-discussed studies to date are the Symplicity HTN-1, HTN-2 ... This was often successful in reducing blood pressure but due to its non-selective nature the side effects of the procedure were ...
*  Ultrasonography of deep vein thrombosis
Knee or hip replacement are, by themselves, not indications to perform the procedure. Serial follow-up the ultrasound exam is ... Part I. Basic Principles". European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 31 (1): 83-92. doi:10.1016/j.ejvs.2005.07.019 ...
*  Carotid endarterectomy
A newer procedure, endovascular angioplasty and stenting, threads a catheter up from the groin, around the aortic arch, and up ... Many surgeons place a temporary shunt to ensure blood supply to the brain during the procedure. The procedure may be performed ... Eastcott's procedure was not strictly an endarterectomy as we now understand it; he excised the diseased part of the artery and ... The endarterectomy procedure was developed and first done by the Portuguese surgeon Joao Cid dos Santos in 1946, when he ...