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*  Percutaneous coronary intervention
The first two drug-eluting stents to be utilized were the paclitaxel-eluting stent and the sirolimus-eluting stent, both of ... Today, PCI usually includes the insertion of stents, such as bare-metal stents, drug-eluting stents, and fully resorbable ... "late stent thrombosis" where the blood clotting inside the stent can occur one or more years after stent implantation. Late ... Newer drug-eluting stents (DES) are traditional stents with a polymer coating containing drugs that prevent cell proliferation ...
*  Bioresorbable stent
Metal stent candidates are iron, magnesium, zinc and their alloys. Iron stents were shown using an in vivo evaluation method ... Like metal stents, placement of a bioresorbable stent will restore blood flow and support the vessel through the healing ... However, in the case of a bioresorbable stent, the stent will gradually resorb and be benignly cleared from the body, leaving ... An example of a naturally dissolving stent is the 'Absorb' stent 'produced by Abbott that has several design components and ...
*  Angioplasty
A stent may be inserted at the time of ballooning to ensure the vessel remains open, and the balloon is then deflated and ... Patients with stents are usually prescribed an antiplatelet, clopidogrel, which is taken at the same time as acetylsalicylic ... The first coronary angioplasty with a drug delivery stents system was performed by Luis de la Fuente, at de Instituto Argentino ... Carotid artery stenosis is treated with angioplasty in a procedure called carotid stenting for patients at high-risk for ...
*  Left ventricular thrombus
... of left ventricular thrombus formation in acute myocardial infarction treated with successful primary angioplasty with stenting ...
*  Restenosis
... of systematic stenting patients. The 2006 SIROCCO trial compared the sirolimus drug-eluting stent with a bare nitinol stent for ... When a stent is used and restenosis occurs, this is called in-stent restenosis or ISR. If it occurs following balloon ... A 2010 study in India comparing coronary drug-eluting stents (DES) with coronary bare-metal stents (BMS) reported that ... For instance, the implantation of a stent-graft will first provide an acute gain in lumen diameter. In other words, there is an ...
*  Stent
... vascular and biliary stents, to simple plastic stents used to allow the flow of urine between kidney and bladder. Stent is also ... and stenting is the placement of a stent. There is a wide variety of stents used for different purposes, from expandable ... According to the author, from the use of Stent's compound as a support for facial tissues evolved the use of a stent to hold ... The first use of a coronary stent is typically attributed to Jacques Puel and Ulrich Sigwart when they implanted a stent into a ...
*  Stint
Calidris mauri or Erolia mauri Red-necked stint, Calidris ruficollis or Erolia ruficollis Little stint, Calidris minuta or ... A stint is one of several very small waders in the paraphyletic "Calidris" assemblage - often separated in Erolia - which in ... Erolia minuta Temminck's stint, Calidris temminckii or Erolia temminckii Long-toed stint, Calidris subminuta or Erolia ...
*  Charles Stent
The medical device called a stent derives its name from him. Charles Thomas Stent was born at Royal Crescent, Brighton, on 17 ... Charles Stent (1807-1885) was a 19th-century English dentist notable for his advances in the field of denture making. In 1847, ... Morgan, B D; Osborn R M (May 1996). "What's in a word: the origin of the word 'stent'". Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons ... In 1856, Stent added several other materials to the gutta-percha, notably stearine, which markedly improved the plasticity of ...
*  Vere Stent
Stent & Stent 1972. Laurie, K. W. J. (1914). Register of S. Andrew's College, Grahamstown, from 1855 to 1914. Grahamstown: ... Stent, Sally; Stent, Betty (1972). The Forthright Man. Howard Timmins. ISBN 978-0-86978-032-9. Morrison, Heidi (2012). The ... Vere was the son of the architect Sydney Stent, and the brother of the actor Lionel B. Stent.[citation needed] He attended St. ... Stent was also known as an art, theatre and literature critic. As a playwright he wrote one play, entitled War and a Woman, ...
*  Angela Stent
"Angela Stent Bio". Georgetown University. Retrieved 16 December 2013. "Stent Bio, Brookings". Brookings Institution. Retrieved ... Stent played a key role in WIIS's conferences in Tallinn and Prague. In 2008 she received a Fulbright Fellowship to teach at ... At one, Stent asked President Putin whether Russia was an energy superpower. He said that "superpower" was "a word we used ... Angela Stent is a foreign policy expert specialising in US and European relations with Russia and Russian foreign policy. She ...
*  Spike Stent
While at Olympic, Stent worked with artists such as Massive Attack, Bjork, Madonna, U2, Keane, and Oasis. Stent currently works ... Spike Stent on his mix of Muse's album The Resistance Spike Stent discography at Discogs. ... Stent grew up in Hampshire, England and first gained experience as an engineer at Jacob Studios as a teenager before a two-year ... After Trident, Stent worked out of Olympic Studios in Barnes, South London. Olympic Studios was built as part of a joint ...
*  Little stint
... species text in The Atlas of Southern African Birds Little stint photos at Oiseaux.net Ageing and sexing (PDF; 1.2 ... "Little stint media". Internet Bird Collection. Little stint photo gallery at VIREO (Drexel University) Interactive range map of ... The little stint (Calidris minuta) (or Erolia minuta), is a very small wader. It breeds in arctic Europe and Asia, and is a ... The little stint is one of the species to which the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds ( ...
*  Coronary stent
Drug eluting stents are most often sold as a unit, with the stent in its collapsed form attached onto the outside of a balloon ... In development are stents with biocompatible surface coatings which do not elute drugs, and also absorbable stents (metal or ... Outside the US, physicians may perform "direct stenting" where the stent is threaded through the lesion and expanded. Common ... Patients were randomized to either CABG surgery or a drug-eluting stent (the Boston Scientific TAXUS paclitaxel-eluting stent ...
*  Peter Stent
Stent originally was an engraver himself. Edward Calver wrote verses to a set of Stent's plates from 1635. He then sold works ... Stent died in the Great Plague of London. His business was taken over by John Overton. Alexander Globe (1985). Peter Stent, ... Peter Stent (c. 1613-1665) was a seventeenth-century London printseller, who from the early 1640s until his death ran one of ... Subscription or UK public library membership required.) Alexander Globe, 'Stent, Peter (b. in or before 1613, d. 1665)', Oxford ...
*  Stent (surname)
English dentist for whom the medical stent is named Sydney Margaret Stent (1875-1942), South African botanist Gunther Stent ( ... Stent is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Peter Stent (c. 1642 - 1665), London printmaker and seller Charles ... American foreign-affairs educator Mark Stent (born 1965), British record producer, engineer, and mixer a.k.a. "Spike" Stent. ... 1924-2008), German-American molecular geneticist Angela Stent (born 1947), ...
*  Ureteric stent
... this is called a JJ stent, double J stent or pig-tail stent. Ureteral stents are used to ensure the patency of a ureter, which ... Sexual activity is also possible with a stent, but stents with a thread may significantly hinder sex. The stent also can rest ... The stent is usually inserted with the aid of a cystoscope. One or both ends of the stent may be coiled to prevent it from ... A ureteric stent may also be retrieved without the use of a cystoscope by means of a magnetic removal system. The stent ...
*  Cypher stent
Sirolimus: Anti-proliferative effects "Learn about CYPHER Stent, the latest advance in stent technology". Cordis Corporation. ... The Cypher stent was approved for use by the FDA in 2003. Following claims of inconsistent manufacturing processes and poor ... During a balloon angioplasty, the stent is inserted into the artery to provide a "scaffold" to open the artery. An anti- ... "CYPHER™ Sirolimus-eluting Coronary Stent - P020026". FDA.gov. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Retrieved 1 Aug 2016. "J&J to ...
*  Carotid stenting
Carotid artery stenting (CAS) is an endovascular procedure where a stent is deployed within the lumen of the carotid artery to ... Carotid stenting is the preferred therapy for patients who are at an increased risk with carotid surgery. High risk factors ... Carotid stenting may be considered an alternative to carotid surgery in average surgical risk patients, albeit with a higher ... The EVA-3s trial was stopped early due to an early finding that stenting was too dangerous. The trial was criticized that they ...
*  Temminck's stint
BirdLife species factsheet for Calidris temminckii "Temminck's stint media". Internet Bird Collection. Temminck's stint photo ... This stint's breeding habitat is bogs and marshes in the taiga of Arctic northern Europe and Asia. It will breed in southern ... Temminck's stint is one of the species to which the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds ( ... Temminck's stint (Calidris temminckii) is a small wader. This bird's common name and Latin binomial commemorate the Dutch ...
*  Endoscopic stenting
... is a medical procedure by which a stent, a hollow device designed to prevent contriction or collapse of a ... Endoscopic stents are commonly referred to as self-expandable metallic stents (SEMS). SEMS "play an important role in the ... McLoughlin MT, Byrne MF (June 2008). "Endoscopic stenting-Where are we now and where can we go?" (PDF). World J. Gastroenterol ... management of malignant obstructing lesions in the gastrointestinal tract." A stent may be inserted into the common bile duct ...
*  Stint (producer)
Stint Remix)" Q-Tip - "Work It Out (Stint Remix)" The Belle Game - "Wait Up For You (Stint Remix)" "Q-Tip - "Work It Out (Stint ... FRENSHIP & Emily Warren - "Capsize (Stint Remix)" Sebell - "Promiseland (Stint Remix)" Nila - "Body (Stint Remix)" Christina ... "STINT's Remix Of Kent Jones's "Don't Mind" Is A Gospel Rave". The Fader September 14, 2016. Retrieved February 20, 2017. "STINT ... Perri - "Burning Gold (Stint Remix)" Young The Giant - "Mind Over Matter (Stint Remix)" Lana Del Rey - "West Coast (Stint Remix ...
*  Prostatic stent
A prostatic stent is a stent used to keep open the male urethra and allow the passing of urine in cases of prostatic ... The only FDA approved permanent stent is the Urolume. Usually, permanent stents are used only for men who are unwilling or ... The open, diamond-shape cell design of the stent allows the stent to eventually become embedded in the urethra, thus minimizing ... Patients prefer a temporary stent to Foley catheter use. A temporary stent will not provide voiding function if the patient ...
*  Thomas Stent
Stent was trained and practised in England before coming to London, Canada West in 1855. In 1858, he moved to Ottawa. He ... Thomas Stent (1882 - 1912) was an architect in New York City. He assisted Alexander Saeltzer on the Astor Public Library and ... the team of Thomas Stent and Augustus Laver, under the pseudonym of Stat nomen in umbra, won the prize for the second category ...
*  Mount Stent
... (81°15′S 156°20′E / 81.250°S 156.333°E / -81.250; 156.333Coordinates: 81°15′S 156°20′E / 81.250°S 156.333°E ... Named in honor of N. E. Stent, a member of the 1961 Cape Hallett winter-over team, working as a technician on the geomagnetic ... This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Mount Stent" (content from ...
*  Esophageal stent
An esophageal stent is a stent (tube) placed in the esophagus to keep a blocked area open so the patient can swallow soft food ... Esophageal stents may be self-expandable metallic stents, or made of plastic, or silicone, and may be used in the treatment of ... "A randomized prospective comparison of self-expandable plastic stents and partially covered self-expandable metal stents in the ... Occasionally, these stents may be placed as part of a clinical trial or as off-label use to repair esophageal leaks or fistulae ...