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AEGISCardiology AlternativE Graft Investigational Study. One of two clinical studies (AEGIS/Canada and AEGIS/US) assessing the use of a prosthetic coronary graft—the Aria™ graft—for use in the 15% of patients who undergo repeat coronary revascularisation due to restenosis and need alternative conduits, as pre-existing conditions(e.g., diabetes) and vasculopathies limit the availability of suitable autogenous vessels.
MedspeakUK ADROIT Electronically Generated Information Service. A UK service that provides its subscribing organisations with access to adverse drug reaction data from the MHRA’s ADROIT (Adverse Drug Reaction On-line Information Tracking) database.