bailout stenting

bailout stenting

A popular term for emergency coronary artery stent placement for abrupt or threatened artery closure caused by arterial dissection after percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty.
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Healthcare manufacturers prefer scoring balloon catheter devices over the conventional devices for the treatment of the coronary artery diseases attributed to limitations such as uncontrolled dissections including bailout stenting and insufficient luminal expansion.
Conventional balloons are bound to limitations including insufficient luminal expansion and bailout stenting due to uncontrolled dissection.
Bailout stenting was not required as a result of the efficacy of orbital atherectomy technology.