coronary atherectomy


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cor·o·nar·y ath·er·ec·to·my

instrumental removal, via catheter, of atheromas in coronary arteries.

coronary atherectomy

A technique of removing obstructions from the coronary artery with a cutting instrument inserted through a cardiac catheter.
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This study has several potential limitations: (1) Our study groups were small, due to very limited number of patients underwent coronary atherectomy in our centre at the time interval (July 2002-September 2004) of the study.
Involvement of C-reactive protein obtained by directional coronary atherectomy in plaque instability and developing restenosis in patients with stable or unstable angina pectoris.
Our CVX-300(R) excimer laser is the only system approved by the FDA for multiple cardiovascular procedures, including coronary atherectomy, the treatment of in-stent restenosis prior to radiation therapy, and the removal of problematic pacemaker and defibrillator leads.
Final results of the STent versus directional coronary Atherectomy Randomized Trial (START).
Millennium Research Group's US Markets for Interventional Cardiology Devices 2012 report includes procedure, unit, average selling price and revenue information, along with market drivers and limiters and competitive landscape for coronary stents, PTCA balloon catheters, accessory devices, intravascular imaging catheters and pressure guidewires and coronary atherectomy devices in the United States.
Exhibit 1-3: Mechanical Coronary Atherectomy, Procedure Volumes Forecast, 2013-2019
55, transluminal coronary atherectomy, directional atherectomy, excimer laser atherectomy, rotational atherectomy, that by laser, that by percutaneous approach, that by transluminal extraction
We have not had much advancement in the field of coronary atherectomy since we only had a single device that we worked with, a rotablator.
Millennium Research Group's US Markets for Interventional Cardiology Devices 2014 report includes procedure, unit, average selling price and revenue information, along with market drivers and limiters and a competitive landscape for coronary stents, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty balloon catheters, accessory devices, intravascular imaging and pressure guidewires and coronary atherectomy devices in the United States.
Coronary atherectomy or commonly referred to as rotablation, is a catheter-based procedure that includes a high-speed rotating metallic burr that abrades calcified (hardened) plaque that is blocking an artery and blood supply to the heart, rotating at speeds of up to 200,000 RPM.
Millennium Research Group's European Markets for Interventional Cardiology Devices 2013 report includes unit, procedures, average selling price and revenue information, along with market drivers and limiters and competitive landscape coronary stents, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) balloon catheters, accessory devices, intravascular imaging catheters and pressure guidewires and coronary atherectomy devices sold in the United States.
The Company expects to submit a separate PMA supplement to the FDA later this year requesting a manufacturing site change for its remaining products, the ELCA[R] coronary atherectomy product line and the SLS[R] II laser-assisted lead extraction product line.

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