Loading...
*  Endoscopic vessel harvesting
Historically, vessels-such as the great saphenous vein in the leg or the radial artery in the arm-were obtained using a ... doi:10.1016/s0003-4975(02)03717-7. Patel AN (2004). "Endoscopic radial artery harvesting is better than the open technique". ... Chong CF (2004). "Effects of hydrostatic distention on in vitro vasoreactivity of radial artery conduits". J Thorac Cardiovasc ... Connolly MW (2002). "Endoscopic radial artery harvesting: results of first 300 patients". Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 74: 502. ...
*  Coronary artery bypass surgery
The right internal thoracic artery (RITA) and the radial artery from the forearm are frequently used as well; in the U.S., ... Graft patency is dependent on a number of factors, including the type of graft used (internal thoracic artery, radial artery, ... The bypass grafts are harvested - frequent vessels are the internal thoracic arteries, radial arteries and saphenous veins. ... For the internal thoracic artery, the artery is severed and the proximal intact artery is sewn to the LAD beyond the ...
*  Distributing artery
Examples of distributing arteries include the radial artery and the splenic artery. Distributing arteries along with elastic ... A distributing artery (or muscular artery) is a medium-sized artery that draws blood from an elastic artery and branch into " ... In contrast to the mechanism elastic arteries use to store energy generated by the heart's contraction, distributing arteries ... In constricted vessels the elastic lamina of distributing arteries appears thick and kinky. The elastic lamina is best ...
*  Superficial branch
... branch of radial artery Superficial branch of medial circumflex femoral artery Superficial branch of transverse cervical artery ... Superficial branch may refer to: Superficial branch of ulnar nerve Superficial branch of radial nerve Superficial branch of ...
*  Radial artery
The radial artery can be less easily felt as it crosses the anatomical snuff box. The radial artery is used for coronary artery ... In human anatomy, the radial artery is the main artery of the lateral aspect of the forearm. The radial artery arises from the ... Radial recurrent artery - arises just after the radial artery comes off the brachial artery. It travels superiorly to ... The radial and ulnar arteries. Front of right upper extremity, showing surface markings for bones, arteries, and nerves. Radial ...
*  Brachial artery
Profunda brachii artery (deep brachial artery) Superior ulnar collateral artery Inferior ulnar collateral artery Radial artery ... The axillary artery and its branches. The radial and ulnar arteries. Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. The deep veins of ... The brachial artery can be palpated midway along the medial side of the arm. Femoral artery a leg based artery with a similar ... It then divides into the radial and ulnar arteries which run down the forearm. In some individuals, the bifurcation occurs much ...
*  Common carotid artery
... and radial pulses: observational study". BMJ. 321 (7262): 673-4. doi:10.1136/bmj.321.7262.673. PMC 27481 . PMID 10987771. ... the ascending pharyngeal artery, the inferior thyroid artery, or, more rarely, the vertebral artery. The common carotid artery ... Common carotid artery - right view Brachial plexus and common carotid artery Common carotid artery Common carotid artery Right ... and the deep cervical artery and the descending branch of the occipital artery; the vertebral artery takes the place of the ...
*  Vena comitans
Examples of arteries and their venae comitantes: Radial artery and radial veins Ulnar artery and ulnar veins Brachial artery ... They are found in close proximity to arteries so that the pulsations of the artery aid venous return. Because they are ... Venae comitantes are usually found with certain smaller arteries, especially those in the extremities. Larger arteries, on the ... Axillary artery and the axillary vein Subclavian artery and the subclavian vein Gray's page #641 Photo of Venae comitantes of ...
*  Transradial catheterization
Most of the radial artery occlusions are asymptomatic. Post PCI radial artery occlusion can be reduced by using smaller ... Radial access has also been used successfully to treat peripheral artery disease including bilateral iliac artery stenosis, ... radial artery access is now being used with equal efficacy to treat almost every complex coronary artery disease, including ... brachial artery (in elbow) or radial artery in the wrist. The transfemoral (through groin) approach to perform cardiac ...
*  Radial artery puncture
Cellulitis or other infections over the radial artery Absence of palpable radial artery pulse A negative Allen test (see below ... radial artery puncture can result in a gangrenous finger or loss of the hand from spasm or clotting of the radial artery. The ... and radial artery puncture is contraindicated. The radial artery runs along the lateral aspect of the volar forearm deep to the ... Also it is beginning in TRA Trans Radial Access Cardiac coronary angioplasty . A needle is inserted into the radial artery and ...
*  Radial artery of index finger
The radialis indicis artery (radial artery of index finger) is a branch of the radial artery that provides blood to the index ... It arises close to the princeps pollicis artery, and descends between the first dorsal interosseous muscle and the transverse ... The princeps pollicis and radialis indicis may arise from a common trunk termed the first palmar metacarpal artery. This ... "Anterior view of the arteries of the left hand." Atlas image: hand_blood2 at the University of Michigan Health System ("Palm of ...
*  Carpal branch of the radial artery
... may refer to: Dorsal carpal branch of the radial artery Palmar carpal branch of radial ...
*  Superficial palmar branch of radial artery
The superficial palmar branch of the radial artery arises from the radial artery, just where this vessel is about to wind ... sometimes it is as large as the continuation of the radial artery itself. This article incorporates text in the public domain ... and sometimes anastomoses with the terminal portion of the ulnar artery, completing the superficial palmar arch. This vessel ...
*  Palmar carpal branch of radial artery
The palmar carpal branch of the radial artery is a small branch of the radial artery which arises near the lower border of the ... pronator quadratus, and, running across the front of the carpus, anastomoses with the palmar carpal branch of the ulnar artery ...
*  Dorsal carpal branch of the radial artery
The dorsal carpal branch of the radial artery (posterior radial carpal artery) is a small vessel which arises beneath the ... it anastomoses with the dorsal carpal branch of the ulnar artery. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the ...
*  Radial recurrent artery
... This article incorporates text in the public domain ... The radial recurrent artery arises from the radial artery immediately below the elbow. It ascends between the branches of the ... radial nerve, lying on the supinator muscle and then between the brachioradialis muscle and the brachialis muscle, supplying ...
*  Radial collateral artery
The radial collateral artery (another term for the anterior descending branch of the profunda brachii artery) is a branch of ... It arises in the arm proper and anastomoses with the radial recurrent artery near the elbow. superior ulnar collateral artery ... inferior ulnar collateral artery medial collateral artery Cross-section through the middle of upper arm. Radial collateral ...
*  Superficial branch of radial nerve
Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. Superficial palmar nerves. Deep palmar nerves. Front of right upper extremity, showing ... It lies at first slightly lateral to the radial artery, concealed beneath the Brachioradialis. In the middle third of the ... The superficial branch of the radial nerve passes along the front of the radial side of the forearm to the commencement of its ... The lateral branch, the smaller, supplies the radial side of the thumb (by a digital nerve), the skin of the radial side and ...
*  Common interosseous artery
Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. anterior and posterior interosseous artery anterior interosseous artery and nerve This ... The common interosseous artery, about 1 cm. in length, arises immediately below the tuberosity of the radius from the ulnar ... artery. Passing backward to the upper border of the interosseous membrane, it divides into two branches, the anterior ...
*  Ulnar nerve
Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. The right brachial plexus (infraclavicular portion) in the axillary fossa; viewed from ... The ulnar nerve and artery pass superficial to the flexor retinaculum, via the ulnar canal. Here it gives off the following ... Front of right upper extremity, showing surface markings for bones, arteries, and nerves. Back of right upper extremity, ... Axillary nerve Median nerve Musculocutaneous nerve Radial nerve Brachial plexus with courses of spinal nerves shown Cross- ...
*  Princeps pollicis artery
The princeps pollicis artery, or principal artery of the thumb, arises from the radial artery just as it turns medially towards ... The radial and ulnar arteries. (Arteria princeps pollicis visible at lower left.) Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. This ...
*  Flexor digiti minimi brevis muscle (hand)
Flexor digiti minimi brevis The radial and ulnar arteries. Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. Flexor digiti minimi brevis ... by the deep branches of the ulnar artery and the ulnar nerve. The flexor digiti minimi brevis is sometimes not present; in ...
*  Ulnar artery
Arteries of the right forearm - anterior view. Ulnar and radial arteries. Deep view. This article incorporates text in the ... with the deep palmar arch which is formed predominantly by the radial artery and the terminal branch of the ulnar artery is ... On its medial side is the pisiform bone, and, somewhat behind the artery, the ulnar nerve. The ulnar artery varies in its ... Forearm: Anterior ulnar recurrent artery, Posterior ulnar recurrent artery, Common interosseous is very short around 1 cm and ...
*  Flexor carpi radialis muscle
It gets its blood from the radial artery. The muscle, like all flexors of the forearm, can be strengthened by exercises that ... In anatomy, flexor carpi radialis is a muscle of the human forearm that acts to flex and (radial) abduct the hand. The Latin ...
*  Interventional cardiology
The radial artery may also be used for cannulation; this approach offers several advantages, including the accessibility of the ... This most commonly involves the insertion of a sheath into the femoral artery (but, in practice, any large peripheral artery or ... Downsides to this approach include spasm of the artery and pain, inability to use larger catheters needed in some procedures, ... It involves the extraction of clots from occluded coronary arteries and deployment of stents and balloons through a small hole ...
*  Pronator teres muscle
The median nerve enters the forearm between the two heads of the muscle, and is separated from the ulnar artery by the ulnar ... lacertus fibrosis pronator teres muscle proximal arch of the FDS rare causes such as following tendon transfers for radial ... Discovery ulnar artery, pronator teres muscle and brachioradialis muscle.Superficial dissection.Anterior view. This article ...
*  Radial veins
In anatomy, the radial veins are venae comitantes that accompany the radial artery through the back of the hand and the lateral ... They follow the same course as the radial artery. "Radial vein". Medcyclopaedia. GE. Archived from the original on 2008-06-12. ...