coronary revascularization procedure

coronary revascularization procedure

Cardiology Any procedure–eg, CABG, PTCA, stenting, used to ↑ coronary artery blood flow. See Balloon angioplasty, Coronary artery bypass graft, Coronary artery stent.
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In the overall study group of 416, only 8 patients had a baseline level of exercise greater than 5 walking sessions per week before AMI or coronary revascularization procedure.
Patients were not included if they had experienced a Q-wave AMI, had a recent or planned coronary revascularization procedure, had severe heart failure, or had left bundle branch block.
7 years, the primary outcome - a composite of incident coronary heart disease, congestive heart failure, heart attack, coronary revascularization procedure, ischemic stroke, peripheral arterial disease and cardiovascular death - occurred in 8.
A case-control study conducted in Finland that included 85 men who had had a coronary revascularization procedure found that those with early-onset alopecia had a "nearly significant" odds ratio of 1.
8 years of follow-up, 29% of the participants had a first cardiovascular event (acute MI, congestive heart failure, a coronary revascularization procedure, atrial fibrillation, stroke, transient ischemic attack, or cardiovascular death).
8 years of follow-up, 29% of the participants had a first cardiovascular event consisting of acute MI, congestive heart failure, a coronary revascularization procedure, atrial fibrillation, stroke, transient ischemic attack, or cardiovascular death.
According to senior researcher Manesh Patel, "There are clear clinical advantages to using these technologies to map coronary physiology prior to coronary revascularization procedures, because they provide an accurate evaluation of the blockage, as well how best to treat it.
The exclusion criteria included ST-segment elevation on electrocardiography (ECG) indicative of acute ST elevation myocardial infarction, pathologic Q waves, new or presumed new left bundle branch block or paced rhythm, previous history of coronary artery disease, prior coronary revascularization procedures either CABG or angioplasty or coronary stenting, renal insufficiency-serum creatinine >1.
Differential survival after coronary revascularization procedures among patients with renal insufficiency.
To assess temporal trends in coronary revascularization procedures, the investigators examined a nationally representative sample of hospitalization claims using an Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality database.
To assess temporal trends in coronary revascularization procedures, the investigators examined hospitalization claims using an Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality database.
Between 25,000 and 75,000 new cases of angina refractory to maximal medical therapy and standard coronary revascularization procedures are diagnosed each year.