*  Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty | definition of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty by Medical...
B, Balloon is centered. C, Balloon expands to (D) compress blockage. E, Artery diameter opened. From Polaski and Tatro, 1996. ... and chronic total occlusion crossing devices), intravascular imaging catheters and pressure guidewires (intravascular ... balloon angioplasty angioplasty in which a balloon catheter is inflated inside an artery, stretching the intima and leaving a ... The European percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) balloon market, comprising both normal and cutting balloons ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/percutaneous+transluminal+coronary+angioplasty
*  Interview with Masanori Yamamoto, MD
Yamamoto: In general, the incidence of annulus rupture and coronary occlusion is higher in the balloon-expanding Sapien system ... self-expanding system is preferred for patients at higher risk for annulus rupture predicted by pre-procedure CT angiography (e ... Complication rates associated with annulus rupture and coronary occlusion in Sapien 3 are lower than those with its previous ... huge calcification located in annulus or calcifications continuing to the left ventricular outflow tract). The balloon- ...
  http://www.ptca.org/stentcenter/yamamoto_interview.html
*  Carotid-cavernous fistula - Wikipedia
Direct CCF may be treated by occlusion of the affected cavernous sinus (coils, balloon, liquid agents), or by reconstruction of ... This is based on MRI scan, magnetic resonance angiography and CT scan. A cerebral digital subtraction angiography (DSA) ... High resolution digital subtraction angiography may help in classifying CCF into dural and direct type and thus formulate a ... strategy to treat it either by a balloon or coil or both with or without preservation of parent ipsilateral carotid artery. The ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carotid-cavernous_fistula
*  BIOLUX P-I First in Man Study - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
the Uncoated Passeo 18 Balloon Catheter in Patients With Stenosis and Occlusion of the Femoropopliteal Arteries (BIOLUX P-I).. ... Assessment of the 6 months late lumen loss in the target lesion measured by quantitative vascular angiography (QVA). [ Time ... an uncoated balloon catheter in patients with stenosis and occlusion of the femoropopliteal arteries. ... Experimental: Drug Releasing Balloon Passeo-18 Lux Drug Releasing Balloon catheter. Device: Passeo-18 Lux DRB Other Name: ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01221610
*  Results of IVUS-CTO trial reported at TCT 2014 | EurekAlert! Science News
... could improve outcomes compared to a conventional angiography-guided approach during percutaneous coronary intervention. The ... guided intervention in patients with chronic total occlusion (CTO) ... the angiography-guided group (p=0.045). IVUS guidance led to more aggressive balloon inflations during PCI. At follow-up, TVR ... A chronic total occlusion is a complete or nearly complete blockage of a coronary artery that has been present for more than 30 ...
  https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2014-09/crf-roi091614.php
*  Lack of Correlation Between Pattern of Collateralization and Misery Perfusion in Patients With Carotid Occlusion | Stroke
The angiographic identification of delayed venous phase in the context of temporary balloon occlusion of the carotid artery has ... Methods-Forty-seven patients with carotid occlusion were studied with cerebral angiography and positron emission tomography ( ... The frequency of autoregulatory vasodilation found in patients with carotid occlusion ranges from 40% to 90%.17 18 36 37 38 ... Angiography was performed 10 days after presentation. He suffered a stroke in the left carotid territory confirmed by clinical ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/30/5/1025
*  2014 Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society (PVSS) 24th Winter Annual Me…
7. PRELIMINARY PROGRAM 2:13 pm - 2:25 pm 2:25 pm - 2:37 pm M9 Use of Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta ... Ferumoxytol Enhanced MR Angiography Is A Useful Tool In the Clinical Evaluation of Lower Extremity Arterial Disease Joy Walker ... Sam Houston, TX 12:54 pm - 1:06 pm M3 Functional Outcome After Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta of the ... Sam Houston, TX M10 Technical and Early Outcomes Using Ultrasound Guided Reentry For Chronic Total Occlusions Aaron C. Baker1, ...
  https://www.slideshare.net/mdconferencefinder/2014-peripheral-vascular-surgery-society-pvss-24th-winter-annual-meeting
*  Mycotic pulmonary artery aneurysm as an unusual complication of thoracic actinomycosis.
Repeated angiography, performed on completion of the embolization, confirmed successful occlusion of the feeding artery, with ... including occlusion of aneurysm with steel coils or detachable balloons, have been reported (3, 4). ... Although pulmonary angiography was previously the gold standard of diagnosis, CT and MRI have recently become important ... Remy J,Smith M,Lemaitre L,Marache P,Fournier E. Treatment of massive hemoptysis by occlusion of a Rasmussen aneurysmAJR Am J ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Mycotic-pulmonary-artery-aneurysm-as/15064561.html
*  Endovascular Today - An Extensive, Calcified CTO in the Superficial Femoral Artery (August 2017)
... balloons (Figure 2J, insert). Completion angiography showed an optimal result with restored unobstructed femoropopliteal flow ... Basilar Thrombus and Occlusion of the Left Vertebral Artery. By Moderator: Guilherme Dabus, MD, FAHA. Panel: Donald Frei, MD; ... The antegrade balloon is advanced and inflated for balloon hemostasis for approximately 5 minutes (Figure 2G), at which time 3 ... A balloon catheter is then passed antegrade until the tip is in patent artery distal to the CTO, and the through-and-through ...
  http://evtoday.com/2017/08/an-extensive-calcified-cto-in-the-superficial-femoral-artery/
*  Extreme Caution Is Needed When Treating In-Stent Restenosis With Mechanical Devices | Vascular Disease Management
The third FDA-approved therapy for treating ISR was the drug-coated balloon (DCB). This clearly showed a restenosis benefit ... In this case report, Dr Kalisetta and colleagues attempted to use directional atherectomy to debulk a long stent occlusion. As ... Subsequent angiography disclosed the vessel segment to be patent with moderate residual stenosis. ... I have chosen to comment on Deepika Kalisetta and colleagues case report on Balloon Assisted Dislodgement of a Trapped ...
  http://www.vasculardiseasemanagement.com/content/extreme-caution-needed-when-treating-stent-restenosis-mechanical-devices
*  The cause and emergency rescue of ventricular electrical storm during primary PCI for patients with acute ST-elevation...
Results: The coronary angiography (CAG) showed 100% occlusion of Infarction Related coronary Artery (IRA) in all patients with ... The patients with STEMI underwent emergency PCI treatment within 12 h from onset of chest pain symptoms to balloon dilatation. ... Coronary angiography (CAG) and PCI procedure. All of the patients routinely accepted urgency CAG and PCI via the right radial ... Acute coronary arteries occlusion may make local myocardial ischemia, hypoxia and the membrane potential levels drop, the ...
  http://www.alliedacademies.org/articles/the-cause-and-emergency-rescue-of-ventricular-electrical-storm-during-primary-pci-for-patients-with-acute-stelevation-myocardial-i-7984.html
*  Dr. Matthias Peuster, MD, PhD, Pediatric Cardiology, Chicago, IL
Balloon valvuloplasty in the treatment of congenital aortic valve stenosis--a retrospective multicenter survey of more than ... Coil occlusion of a subclavian mycotic aneurysm.. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the ... Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions, 78 ... One plug may not be enough: a novel technique for the occlusion of high-flow vascular connections: combined AGA vascular plug ...
  https://www.healthtap.com/experts/10000289
*  Clinical, Angiographic and Hemodynamic Predictors of Recruitable Collateral Flow Assessed During Balloon Angioplasty Coronary...
Angiography of the contralateral artery was performed during balloon coronary occlusion in 105 patients with single-vessel ... 1). During balloon occlusion, collateral vessels remained absent (grade 0 or 1) in 54 patients and were present (grade 2 or 3) ... The distal coronary occlusion pressure was measured in 50 consecutive patients through the fluid-filled lumen of the balloon ... 2.1 Angiography of the collateral vessels.. Before the first balloon inflation, collateral vessels were graded 0 in 72 patients ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/29/2/275
*  Renal Fellow Network: December 2015
Angiography confirmed complete occlusion of the renal arteries. Attempts at IR-thrombectomy failed, the renal arteries were ... He was placed with a balloon pump (IABP), and underwent CABG on Day 2. Post-operatively he was quickly weaned off pressors. On ... On occlusion of the renal artery he had sufficient collateral perfusion to maintain enough nephron viability to get off ... He was evaluated for the differential of anuric AKI, we had a high suspicion for renal artery occlusion, due to the relation to ...
  http://renalfellow.blogspot.com/2015/12/
*  Patent US6254588 - Microcatheter - Google Patents
The catheter may also be provided with an inflatable balloon, and a valve to permit the use of a single lumen for both ... Following dilatation of balloon 112, inflation media is withdrawn from the balloon 112 by way of central lumen 120 as is known ... For example, in angiography, catheters are designed to deliver a radio-opaque agent to a target site within a blood vessel, to ... Crossing occlusions in blood vessels. US8323261. Sep 11, 2006. Dec 4, 2012. Bridgepoint Medical, Inc.. Methods of accessing an ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US6254588?dq=7,177,838
*  Successful Thrombectomy in Acute Terminal Internal Carotid Occlusion Using a Basket Type Microsnare in Conjunction with...
Cerebral angiography following the MR examinations confirmed the presence of a terminal right ICA occlusion (Fig 1A) with clot ... Because pharmacologic thrombolysis and balloon angioplasty of terminal ICA occlusions are controversial, a transarterial clot ... Carotid angiography showed complete recanalization of the ICA, MCA, and ACA without distal branch occlusion (Fig 1C). No spasm ... The coaxial balloon on the guiding catheter was inflated and the proximal ICA was occluded (Fig 2A) while the microsnare basket ...
  http://www.ajnr.org/content/26/6/1395
*  Oradell Animal Hospital | Veterinarian Cardiology | Dog Cardiology Specialist NJ | Cat Cardiology Specialist NJ | Oradell...
Diagnostic Angiography: Diagnostic angiography is a test that is not commonly needed, but in certain congenital diseases or ... This balloon is inflated and, if successful, the valve will tear open and become less narrow. This will allow better flow of ... Device placement for occlusion of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA): One of the most common congenital diseases in dogs is a ... Balloon valvuloplasty for valvular stenosis: On of the more common heart problems animals can be born with is narrowing, or ...
  http://www.oradell.com/services-staff/cardiology/
*  Live case guide: Leipzig Interventional Course - interdisciplinary global platform for endovascular interventions
PTA with drug-eluting balloons 12/2014. Failure to pass the TTF-occlusion from antegrade 12/2014. ANGIOGRAPHY. 12/2014: ... ANGIOGRAPHY. 5 cm occlusion of the proximal peroneal artery and long tibial occlusions (ATA and PTA).. PROCEDURAL STEPS. 1. ... ANGIOGRAPHY. 5 cm occlusion of the proximal peroneal artery and long tibial occlusions (ATA and PTA).. PROCEDURAL STEPS. 1. ... CFA-stenosis and SFA-occlusion. ANGIOGRAPHY. CFA-stenosis, PFA-stenosis and SFA-occlusion. PROCEDURAL STEPS. 1. Right groin ...
  https://www.leipzig-interventional-course.com/archive/linc-2015/live-case-guide/
*  Live case guide: Leipzig Interventional Course - interdisciplinary global platform for endovascular interventions
ANGIOGRAPHY. 10 cm long occlusion mid SFA right. PROCEDURAL STEPS. 1. Left groin retrograde cross-over approach. - 6F Balkin Up ... Arrow GPS 3 x 40 mm balloon catheter (TELEFLEX). 4. Angiocontrol of the PTA result via balloon sideport. 5. Secondary stenting ... ANGIOGRAPHY. During PTA right iliac artery: mid SFA-occlusion left, good run-off. PROCEDURAL STEPS. 1. Right groin retrograde ... ANGIOGRAPHY. During PTA right iliac artery: mid SFA-occlusion left, good run-off. PROCEDURAL STEPS. 1. Right groin retrograde ...
  https://www.leipzig-interventional-course.com/archive/linc-2015/live-case-guide/live-case/index/by-day/1/
*  Is the development of myocardial tolerance to repeated ischemia in humans due to preconditioning or to collateral recruitment? ...
Occlusions were followed by a 5-min reperfusion period. During the reperfusion intervals, the angioplasty balloons were ... Biplane left ventricular angiography was performed followed by coronary angiography. Coronary artery stenoses were estimated ... Chest pain during subsequent balloon occlusions of the stenosis diminished similarly among the study groups (p , 0.05 between ... 1996) Repeated coronary artery occlusions during routine balloon angioplasty do not induce myocardial preconditioning in humans ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/33/4/1027?ijkey=608b194d888cbcd427f540d512d292d43d6d5125&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha
*  Consensus Document on the Radial Approach in Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions: Position Paper by the European...
Clinical Topics: Invasive Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention Keywords: Spasm, Myocardial Infarction, Radial Artery, ... Radial occlusion should be prevented during and after the procedure, and a systematic assessment of arterial patency should be ... Some low-risk patients for femoral access site complications and procedures requiring femoral access (intra-aortic balloon pump ...
  http://www.acc.org/latest-in-cardiology/journal-scans/2013/02/14/15/34/consensus-document-on-the-radial-approach-in-pcis
*  s ꒲ | [ g: k Ăɂ S ǃC ^ [ x V u/ Ǒ u s ?? \ F o [ nj` p E X e g E J e [ e EIVC t B ^...
5.3 Cutting Balloons *5.4 Scoring Balloons *5.5 Drug-Eluting Balloons 6 Angioplasty Stents *6.1 Introduction *6.1.1 ... 11.3 Chronic Total Occlusion (CTO) Devices 12 Accessory Devices Market *12.1 Introduction *12.2 Vascular Closure Devices *12.3 ... 7.3 Angiography Catheters *7.4 Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) Catheters *7.5 Optical Coherence tomography (OCT) Catheters *7.5 ... 5 Angioplasty Balloons. *5.1 Introduction *5.2 Old/Normal Balloons *5.2.1 Increasing Adoption of New Technologies Impedes ...
  https://www.gii.co.jp/report/mama305408-north-american-interventional-cardiology.html
*  Live case guide: Leipzig Interventional Course - interdisciplinary global platform for endovascular interventions
2. Crossing the occlusion. - 0.035'' Glidewire (TERUMO). 3. Lesion predilatation. - 4.0/120 mm Pacific balloon (MEDTRONIC). 4. ... 3. Non-selective angiography (DSA). 4. Selective angiography. 5. Lesion crossing with a 0.014' GW (Galeo ES, BIOTRONIK). 6. ... ANGIOGRAPHY Severely calcified distal SFA and Apop - occlusion right. PROCEDURAL STEPS. 1. Right antegrade approach. - 6F 55 cm ... 2. Guidewire-passage and PTA of the occlusion left SFA/Apop. - 4.0/80 mm Armada 35 Balloon (ABBOTT). - 0.035' Radiofocus soft ...
  https://www.leipzig-interventional-course.com/archive/linc-2016/live-case-guide/
*  A new endovascular treatment of a recurrent giant proximal basilar aneurysm after coiling | Chinese Neurosurgical Journal |...
In a study of 13 giant vertebrobasilar aneurysms with good collaterals and tolerance to balloon test occlusion, parent artery ... and right vertebral angiography revealed an intracranial V4 segment occlusion (not shown) ... parent vessel sacrifice without bypass is not suitable for patients with poor collaterals and failed balloon test occlusion. ... the balloon was re-inflated to 8 atm after withdrawal of the balloon (6 mm) to the proximal portion of the stent. Angulation of ...
  https://cnjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s41016-017-0099-y
*  Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation | Adult Chest Surgery, 2e | AccessSurgery | McGraw-Hill Medical
Complications after balloon occlusion include balloon migration with distal embolization, balloon deflation, and pulmonary ... Embolization of pulmonary AVMs was first described in 1977.1,2 Pulmonary angiography is performed, and numerous techniques have ... and pulmonary angiography to assess the feasibility of embolization. Approximately 25% of AVMs tend to enlarge up to a rate of ... been described, including coils, balloons, sclerosing agents, and Amplatzer occluding devices.3 Multiple AVMs may be embolized ...
  http://accesssurgery.mhmedical.com/content.aspx?bookid=1317§ionid=72433580