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*  Myocardial infarction complications
"Cardiac rupture complicating acute myocardial infarction in the direct percutaneous coronary intervention reperfusion era" (PDF ... If diagnostic coronary angiography does not reveal a culprit blockage that is the cause of the cardiogenic shock, the prognosis ... While the data on performing interventions on individuals with cardiogenic shock is sparse, trial data suggests a long-term ... Should We Emergently Revascularize Occluded Coronaries for Cardiogenic Shock". N Engl J Med. 341 (9): 625-34. doi:10.1056/ ...
*  Coronary artery bypass surgery
March 5, 2009). "Percutaneous Coronary Intervention versus Coronary-Artery Bypass Grafting for Severe Coronary Artery Disease ... "Indications for coronary artery bypass surgery and percutaneous coronary intervention in chronic stable angina: review of the ... "Coronary artery bypass surgery versus percutaneous coronary intervention with stent implantation in patients with multivessel ... A study comparing the outcomes of all patients in New York state treated with CABG or percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) ...
*  Eptifibatide
... medical treatment and those undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). The drug is usually applied together with ... Bleeding occurred as well at sites of clinical intervention (local sites) as at other sites (systemically) like urogenital ... infusion of 2 µg/kg per minute until either hospital discharge or initiation of coronary artery bypass grafting, or for up to ... non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes) both in patients who are to receive non surgery (conservative) ...
*  Percutaneous coronary intervention
link) Q&A: Primary angioplasty, 18 Oct 2008 Percutaneous Coronary Intervention - Patient UK Percutaneous Coronary Intervention ... Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is a non-surgical procedure used to treat narrowing (stenosis) of the coronary ... 2012). "Percutaneous coronary intervention versus optimal medical therapy in stable coronary artery disease: a systematic ... Sipahi I, Akay MH, Dagdelen S, Blitz A, Alhan C (2014). "Coronary artery bypass grafting vs percutaneous coronary intervention ...
*  Restenosis
A 2010 study in India comparing coronary drug-eluting stents (DES) with coronary bare-metal stents (BMS) reported that ... Late loss is one metric that is useful in determining the effectiveness of vascular interventions in clinical trials for either ... A 2009 study compared bare nitinol stents with percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) in superficial femoral artery ... For instance, a coronary stent patient who develops restenosis may experience recurrent chest pain (angina) or suffer from a ...
*  Protected percutaneous coronary intervention
During a protected percutaneous coronary intervention (Protected PCI) procedure, "the Impella 2.5 heart pump helps maintain a ... Protected percutaneous coronary intervention, abbreviated as Protected PCI, is a heart procedure that involves a ventricular ... 68 (1). Distal embolism is one of the major complications during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for acute myocardial ... in order to educate physicians on using protected percutaneous coronary intervention, respectively. Medicine portal Intra- ...
*  Cutting balloon
used in percutaneous coronary interventions. It has a special balloon tip with small blades, that are activated when the ... Overview Coronary Artery Disease Treatment - Coronary Interventions ANGIOPLASTY, STENTS AND ATHERECTOMY (Cleveland Clinic) ... Barath P, Fishbein MC, Vari S, Forrester JS (1991). "cutting balloon: A novel approach to percutaneous angioplasty". Am J ... This procedure is different from Rotoblation (Percutaneous Transluminal Rotational Atherectomy or PCRA) whereby a diamond ...
*  Unnecessary health care
2011). "Appropriateness of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention". JAMA. 306 (1): 53-61. doi:10.1001/jama.2011.916. Jay Hancock ( ... Overtreatment, in the strict sense, may refer to unnecessary medical interventions, including treatment of a self-limited ... B. Rehani (January 2011). "Imaging overutilisation: Is enough being done globally?". Biomedical Imaging and Intervention ... Elm Ho (July 2010). "Overuse, overdose, overdiagnosis... overreaction?". Biomedical Imaging and Intervention Journal. 6 (3): e8 ...
*  Angioplasty
A percutaneous coronary intervention is first performed. A PCI used with stable coronary artery disease reduces chest pain, but ... The first percutaneous coronary angioplasty on an awake patient was performed in Zurich by the German radiologist Andreas ... coronary arteries of the heart found in coronary heart disease. These stenotic segments are due to the buildup of cholesterol- ... The first coronary angioplasty with a drug delivery stents system was performed by Luis de la Fuente, at de Instituto Argentino ...
*  Impella
Society for Coronary Angiography Interventions (SCAI) Guideline for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Impella heart pumps are ... "Use of left ventricular support devices during acute coronary syndrome and percutaneous coronary intervention". Current ... Medicine portal Protected percutaneous coronary intervention Shishehbor, MH; Moazami, N; Tong, MZ; Unai, S; Tang, WH; Soltesz, ... The device is approved for use in high-risk percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and cardiogenic shock following a heart ...
*  Nicardipine
It has been used in percutaneous coronary intervention. Nicardipine at Medline PLus Huang RI, Patel P, Walinsky P, et al. ( ... November 2006). "Efficacy of intracoronary nicardipine in the treatment of no-reflow during percutaneous coronary intervention ... except that nicardipine is more selective for cerebral and coronary blood vessels. Nicardipine also has a longer half-life than ...
*  Intravascular fluorescence
Percutaneous coronary intervention in case of coronary arteries). Several research studies demonstrated the role of ... Plaque autofluorescence has been used in a first-in-man study in coronary arteries in combination with Intracoronary optical ... Cunningham, Julie (9 March 2016). "Combining two imaging technologies may better identify dangerous coronary plaques". ... toward coronary arterial visualization of biologically high-risk plaques". J Biomed Opt. 15 (1): 011107. doi:10.1117/1.3280282 ...
*  Low molecular weight heparin
Enoxaparin in Primary and Facilitated Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Feb;3(2):203-12 Dumaine ... 2007). "Intravenous Low-Molecular-Weight Heparins Compared With Unfractionated Heparin in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention". ... More recently these agents have been evaluated as anticoagulants in acute coronary syndrome (ACS) managed by percutaneous ... As compared to placebo or no intervention, prophylactic treatment of hospitalized medical patients using LMWH and similar ...
*  Ira S. Nash
"Decision-making in percutaneous coronary intervention: a survey. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2008 Jun 25;8:28. doi:10.1186/1472- ...
*  Fractional flow reserve
May 2007). "Percutaneous coronary intervention of functionally nonsignificant stenosis: 5-year follow-up of the DEFER Study". J ... The decision to perform a percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is usually based on angiographic results alone. Angiography ... In 20 centers in Europe and the United States, 1005 patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention with drug eluting ... January 2009). "Fractional flow reserve versus angiography for guiding percutaneous coronary intervention". N. Engl. J. Med. ...
*  Epoxygenase
"Pharmacogenetics and clopidogrel response in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions". Clinical Pharmacology & ... Carriers of this SNP among a Uygur population in China had a higher risk of coronary artery disease.[unreliable source?] ... T of the CYP2J2 gene is not associated with ischemic coronary and cerebrovascular events in an urban-based sample of Swedes". ... 14-epoxide-docosatrienoic acids by bovine coronary arteries and adrenal zona glomerulosa cells through the apparent action of ...
*  Lesion
"Contemporary and evolving risk scoring algorithms for percutaneous coronary intervention". Heart (British Cardiac Society). 97 ... and a coronary lesion is a subtype that describes a lesion in the coronary arteries. Coronary lesions are then further ...
*  Cath lab
"Percutaneous coronary intervention in the UK: recommendations for good practice 2015". Heart. 101 (Suppl 3): 1-13. doi:10.1136/ ... percutaneous coronary intervention) angiography, transcatheter aortic valve replacement, balloon septostomy, and an ... Sievert, Horst; Qureshi, Shakeel; Wilson, Neil; Hijazi, Ziyad M. (2007-03-20). Percutaneous Interventions for Congenital Heart ... passing a wire and catheter into the coronary artery and selectively injecting contrast media into the coronary arteries. They ...
*  Coronary stent
"A comparison of pharmacologic therapy with/without timely coronary intervention vs. primary percutaneous intervention early ... It is used in a procedure called percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Stents reduce chest pain and have been shown to ... A coronary stent is a tube-shaped device placed in the coronary arteries that supply blood to the heart, to keep the arteries ... Coronary artery stents, typically a metal framework, can be placed inside the artery to help keep it open. However, as the ...
*  Myocardial infarction
Damage or failure of procedures such as percutaneous coronary intervention or coronary artery bypass grafts may cause a ... Primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is the treatment of choice for STEMI if it can be performed in a timely manner ... In a STEMI, treatments attempt to restore blood flow to the heart, and include percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), where ... biomarkers in the blood Associated with coronary angioplasty or stents Associated with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI ...
*  Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta
APPROACH database and Heart Alert Innovative STEMI protocol resulting in mean time to Percutaneous Coronary Intervention of a ... 2007). "Expedited transfer for primary percutaneous coronary intervention: a program evaluation". CMAJ. 176 (13): 1833-8. doi: ... the imaging of salvaged heart muscle as a result of a post-MI Intervention. To date, a White Paper on myocarditis with lead ...
*  Canadian Cardiovascular Society grading of angina pectoris
For example percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) or coronary artery bypass graft (CABG). Both PCI and CABG are effective at ...
*  Cangrelor
Recently, it's been approved for adult patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Cangrelor is a high- ... high risk acute coronary syndromes treated with immediate coronary stenting, and for bridging those surgery patients who ... 2014). "Cangrelor: An Emerging Therapeutic Option for Patients with Coronary Artery Disease". Curr Med Res Opin. 30 (5): 813-28 ... without increasing major bleeding in the treatment of stenotic coronary arteries. The advantages of this drug combination are ...
*  Dressler syndrome
... in the era of percutaneous coronary intervention, it is very uncommon. The disease consists of a persistent low-grade fever, ...
*  Door-to-balloon
The Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction-Receiving) Hospital Perspective". ... Currently fewer than half of STEMI patients receive reperfusion with primary percutaneous coronary intervention within the ... expertly performed primary percutaneous coronary intervention over thrombolytic therapy for acute ST elevation myocardial ... impact of pre-hospital diagnosis and direct referral to primary percutanous coronary intervention". Eur Heart J. 26 (8): 770-7 ...
*  Royal Columbian Hospital
RCH performs 95 per cent of the primary angioplasties or percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) for the region and has ...
*  Remote ischemic conditioning
"Remote Ischemic Conditioning in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting". Circulation Journal. ... The development of CIN after percutaneous coronary intervention is independently associated with an increased risk of short- ... "Remote Ischemic Post-Conditioning of the Lower Limb During Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Safely Reduces Enzymatic ... "Myocardial infarction after percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis of troponin elevation applying the new ...