intra-aortic

intra-aortic

/in·tra-aor·tic/ (in″trah-a-or´tik) within the aorta.

intra-aortic

adjective Within the aorta.

intra-aortic

within the aorta.

intra-aortic balloon pump
a mechanical aid to the circulatory function of the heart that acts to provide internal counterpulsation.
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Electronic auction: purchase of consumables for intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation (wabc) devices for cs 300, cardiosave hybrid (maquet) and autocat2wave (arrow international inc.
Risk factors such as age, ventilator time, intra-aortic balloon pump, intensive care unit stay, need for ionotropes, arrhythmias, number of reopen procedure and mortality were positively correlated with delirium (p-value <0.
Background: Previous studies showed that patients with cardiogenic shock (CS) from ST-elevation acute myocardial infarction (STEMI) supported by intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) before primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) decreased the risk of in-hospital mortality than patients who received IABP after PCI.
The device is reminiscent of externally placed intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP), even though IABP is a diastolic augmentation device primarily for coronary flow.
In a multivariate regression analysis adjusted for potential confounders including baseline comorbid conditions, patient demographics, and payer status, the marijuana users prior to MI had a 17% reduction in in-hospital mortality, were 20% less likely to undergo intra-aortic balloon pump placement, and had a 26% reduction in shock.
The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average price data (in US dollars), within market segments - Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps, Total Artificial Heart and Ventricular Assist Devices.
NYSE: TFX) has issued a worldwide recall of Arrow International Intra-Aortic Balloon Catheter Kits and Percutaneous Insertion Kits, the company said.
The types of complications within the two groups differed in that the immediate renal dysfunction (36%), bleeding (14%)and intra-aortic balloon pump use (17%) were significantly greater (p-valueless than 0.
However, a Cleveland Clinic study found that treating cardiogenic shock after STEMI with an intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) reduces the risk of in-hospital mortality after the heart attack for patients who don't or cant get prompt stent treatment.
According to the company, the C-Pulse System is an investigational device that utilises the scientific principles of intra-aortic balloon counter-pulsation applied in an extra-aortic approach to assist the left ventricle by reducing the workload required to pump blood throughout the body, while increasing blood flow to the coronary arteries.
Aortix, an intra-aortic continuous flow pump, is expected to provide a minimally invasive treatment option for millions of chronic heart failure patients who are too sick for medication alone.
The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, and volume (in units) and average price data (in US dollars), within market categories - Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps, Total Artificial Heart and Ventricular Assist Devices.

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