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*  Thrombosis
Mechanical clot retrieval and catheter-guided thrombolysis are used in certain situations.[citation needed] Arterial thrombosis ... mechanical calf compression or (if all else is contraindicated and the patient has recently suffered deep vein thrombosis) the ... Thrombolysis is the pharmacological destruction of blood clots by administering thrombolytic drugs including recombitant tissue ...
*  Desmoteplase
"A comparison of stent-assisted mechanical thrombectomy and conventional intra-arterial thrombolysis for acute cerebral ... Koh, J. S.; Lee, S. J.; Ryu, C. W.; Kim, H. S. (2012). "Safety and efficacy of mechanical thrombectomy with solitaire stent ... The Desmoteplase in Acute Ischemic Stroke Trial (DIAS): a phase II MRI-based 9-hour window acute stroke thrombolysis trial with ... Some approaches to this involves mechanical removal of clot (for example the Merci device, the penumbra device and removable ...
*  Embolectomy
Mistry EA (26 July 2017). "Mechanical Thrombectomy Outcomes With and Without Intravenous Thrombolysis in Stroke Patients: A ... Interventional radiology Thrombolysis Heparin and other anticoagulants Aleksic, Ivan; Kamler, Markus; Herold, Ulf; Massoudy, ... However, there are also other options, such as catheter-directed thrombolysis and anticoagulation with observation. It can also ... Other involved therapeutic options are anticoagulation and thrombolysis. Emboli are abnormal masses of material (which can be ...
*  Thrombolysis
Mistry EA (2017). "Mechanical Thrombectomy Outcomes With and Without Intravenous Thrombolysis in Stroke Patients: A Meta- ... Prehospital thrombolysis is always the result of a risk-benefit calculation of the heart attack, thrombolysis risks, and ... Anaphylaxis generally requires immediate cessation of thrombolysis. Thrombolysis therapy uses thrombolytic drugs that dissolve ... catheter-directed thrombolysis). Thrombolysis is performed by many types of medical specialists, including interventional ...
*  Interventional radiology
... or mechanical means. IVC filters: Metallic filters placed in the vena cava to prevent propagation of deep venous thrombus. ... and revision/thrombolysis of poorly functioning surgically placed AV fistulas and grafts. TIPS: Placement of a Transjugular ... Thrombolysis: Catheter-directed technique for dissolving blood clots, such as pulmonary embolism, deep venous thrombosis) with ...
*  Acute limb ischaemia
Pharmacological thrombolysis requires a catheter insert into the affected area, attached to the catheter is often a wire with ... Mechanical methods of injecting the thrombolytic compounds have improved with the introduction of pulsed spray catheters-which ... Another type of thrombolysis disrupts the clot mechanically using either saline jets or, more recently, ultrasound waves. ... Andaz S.; Shields D.A.; Scurr J.H.; Smith P.D. Coleridge (1993). "Thrombolysis in acute lower limb ischaemia". European Journal ...
*  Reperfusion therapy
Thrombolysis is most effective in the first 2 hours. After 12 hours, the risk of intracranial bleeding associated with ... Emergency CABG is usually undertaken to simultaneously treat a mechanical complication, such as a ruptured papillary muscle, or ... Thrombolysis Group (2006). "Does time matter? A pooled analysis of randomized clinical trials comparing primary percutaneous ... Thrombolysis in Myocardial Ischemia". Circulation. 89 (4): 1545-56. April 1994. doi:10.1161/01.cir.89.4.1545. PMID 8149520. ...
*  Bj√∂rn Dirk Krapohl
Thereby he verified a new etiology of male gynecomatia due to mechanical stimulation. His findinghs were integrated into the ... Furthermore, he established animal models for microvascular thrombosis and thrombolysis. In 1997 the NASA Jet Propulsion ...
*  Deep vein thrombosis
The ACCP currently suggests anticoagulation rather than thrombolysis, but patients may choose thrombolysis if prevention of ... A mechanical thrombectomy device can remove venous clots, although the ACCP considers it an option only when the following ... NICE recommends that thrombolysis is considered in those who have had symptoms for less than two weeks, are normally well, have ... Thrombolysis is the administration of an enzyme (intravenous or directly into the affected vein through a catheter), which acts ...
*  May-Thurner syndrome
Severe May-Thurner syndrome may require thrombolysis if there is a recent onset of thrombosis, followed by angioplasty and ... If the patient has extensive thrombosis, it may be appropriate to consider pharmacologic and/or mechanical (also known as ...
*  Cerebral infarction
Mechanical embolectomy devices have been demonstrated effective at restoring blood flow in patients who were unable to receive ... In increasing numbers of primary stroke centers, pharmacologic thrombolysis with the drug tissue plasminogen activator (tPA), ... 2008). "Mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke: final results of the Multi MERCI trial". Stroke. 39 (4): 1205-12. ... The devices have only been tested on patients treated with mechanical clot embolectomy within eight hours of the onset of ...
*  Nickel titanium
"The mechanical response of shape memory alloys under a rapid heating pulse." Experimental Mechanics 50.6 (2010): 803-811. Khan ... microscopically-thin nitinol filaments can be used in neurovascular interventions such as stroke thrombolysis, embolization, ... It is used in cell-phone technology as a retractable antenna, or microphone boom, due to its highly flexible and mechanical ... Demonstration model heat engines have been built which use nitinol wire to produce mechanical energy from hot and cold heat ...
*  Sol-gel process
The ability of a condensed body to respond to a mechanical force by viscous flow is thus strongly dependent on the time scale ... A novel approach to thrombolysis treatment is possible by developing a new family of injectable composites: plasminogen ... The product is a molecular-scale composite with improved mechanical properties. Sono-Ormosils are characterized by a higher ... Subsequent thermal treatment (firing) may be performed in order to favor further polycondensation and enhance mechanical ...
*  Venous thrombosis
Thrombolysis is recommended in those with PEs that are causing low blood pressure. Inferior vena cava filters (IVCFs) are not ... In hospitalized people who have had a stroke and not had surgery, mechanical measures (compression stockings) resulted in skin ... Rajasekhar, Anita (2015-04-01). "Inferior vena cava filters: current best practices". Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis. ... systematic reviews of mechanical methods, oral anticoagulation, dextran and regional anaesthesia as thromboprophylaxis". Health ...
*  Contrast-enhanced ultrasound
Thrombosis and thrombolysis: Activated platelets are major components of blood clots (thrombi). Microbubbles can be conjugated ... Microbubbles burst at low ultrasound frequencies and at high mechanical indices (MI), which is the measure of the negative ... The shell material also affects microbubble mechanical elasticity. The more elastic the material, the more acoustic energy it ... as well as monitoring success or failure of pharmacological thrombolysis. Cancer: cancer cells also express a specific set of ...
*  Transcranial pulsed ultrasound
A recent leading hypothesis is the mechanical manipulation of stretch-sensitive membranes actually stimulates certain voltage- ... Daffertshofer, M. "Transcranial low-frequency ultrasound-mediated thrombolysis in brain ischemia: increased risk of hemorrhage ...
*  Anticoagulant
Thrombolysis. 12 (1): 67-71. doi:10.1023/A:1012742628628. PMID 11711691. American Physical Therapy Association (15 September ... and mechanical prosthetic heart valves. Other examples are acenocoumarol, phenprocoumon, atromentin, and phenindione. The ...
*  High-intensity focused ultrasound
There are many direct mechanical and thermal mechanisms of focused ultrasound that can be utilized to treat many diseases, as ... Versus TPA Alone for Thrombolysis of Occluded Bypass Graft in Swine". Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 23 (7 ... Focused ultrasound using lower intensities, producing low temperature rise (hyperthermia) and/or mechanical agitation, can also ... Premarket notification, device in classification "focused ultrasound for tissue heat or mechanical cellular disruption", ...
*  Myocardial infarction
Major risks of thrombolysis are major bleeding and intracranial bleeding. Pre-hospital thrombolysis reduces time to ... ISBN 978-0-470-65594-8. Kutty, RS; Jones, N; Moorjani, N (November 2013). "Mechanical complications of acute myocardial ... Thrombolysis is not recommended in a number of situations, particularly when associated with a high risk of bleeding or the ... If despite thrombolysis there is significant cardiogenic shock, continued severe chest pain, or less than a 50% improvement in ...
*  Percutaneous coronary intervention
Traditional bare-metal stents (BMS) provide a mechanical framework that holds the artery wall open, preventing stenosis, or ... Cucherat M, Bonnefoy E, Tremeau G (2003). "Primary angioplasty versus intravenous thrombolysis for acute myocardial infarction ...
*  Vertebral artery dissection
Thrombolysis is an accepted treatment for heart attacks and stroke unrelated to dissection. In cervical artery dissection, only ... Vertebral artery dissection is further classified as being either traumatic (caused by mechanical trauma to the neck) or ... Thrombolysis, stenting and surgery are not used as widely as anticoagulation or antiplatelet drugs. These treatments are ... The data indicates that thrombolysis is safe, but its place in the treatment of VAD is uncertain. Stenting involves the ...
*  Warfarin
In particular, target INR may be 2.5-3.5 (or even 3.0-4.5) in patients with one or more mechanical heart valves. In addition, ... J Thromb Thrombolysis. 35 (3): 312-9. doi:10.1007/s11239-013-0899-7. PMC 3888359 . PMID 23479259. Elliott MJ, Zimmerman D, ...
*  Preclinical imaging
To do so, a craniotomy is often needed, in addition to hours of anesthesia, mechanical ventilation, etc. which significantly ... a unique non-invasive method for rapid and sensitive detection of thrombi and monitoring of success or failure of thrombolysis ...
*  Aversive racism
... attempting to get hold of a mechanic to come help them with their broken down car. The confederate called from a pay phone and ... "Implicit Bias among Physicians and its Prediction of Thrombolysis Decisions for Black and White Patients". Journal of General ...