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Percutaneous saphenous vein graft intervention with sequential embolic protection devices: complementing lesion anatomy with embolic protection device.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18942125     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Saphenous vein graft (SVG) percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) carries unique technical challenges requiring the utilization of embolic protection devices (EPDs) to reduce the adverse events associated with distal embolization. Distal embolization is a common and almost ubiquitous consequence of SVG PCI due to the soft and friable nature of the SVG lesions. We describe a case of revascularizing a SVG with tandem stenoses employing the use of two different EPDs that complemented their respective lesion's location within the SVG.
Authors:
Parker Grow; S Tanveer Rab
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions     Volume:  72     ISSN:  1522-726X     ISO Abbreviation:  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv     Publication Date:  2008 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-10-30     Completed Date:  2009-01-23     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100884139     Medline TA:  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  636-40     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
(c) 2008 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Affiliation:
Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged, 80 and over
Angioplasty, Transluminal, Percutaneous Coronary / adverse effects*,  instrumentation
Balloon Occlusion / instrumentation*
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Artery Bypass / adverse effects*
Coronary Artery Disease / surgery*
Embolism / etiology,  prevention & control*,  radiography
Equipment Design
Graft Occlusion, Vascular / etiology,  physiopathology,  radiography,  therapy*
Humans
Male
Prosthesis Design
Saphenous Vein / physiopathology,  radiography,  transplantation*
Stents
Treatment Outcome
Vascular Patency
Comments/Corrections
Comment In:
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2008 Nov 1;72(5):641-2   [PMID:  18949778 ]

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