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Subintimal angioplasty for chronic arterial occlusions.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15071776     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Percutaneous treatment of peripheral arterial disease has evolved greatly. The prevalence of superficial femoral artery occlusions has necessitated new devices and techniques to treat these patients percutaneously. Presently several therapies are available or under investigation. These range from stents, drug eluting stents, covered stents, cryoangioplasty, laser recanilization, blunt micro dissection, and subintimal angioplasty. This paper will discuss the indications, technique, and results of subintimal angioplasty.
Authors:
Luis L Nadal; Jacob Cynamon; Evan C Lipsitz; Amman Bolia
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Techniques in vascular and interventional radiology     Volume:  7     ISSN:  1089-2516     ISO Abbreviation:  Tech Vasc Interv Radiol     Publication Date:  2004 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-04-08     Completed Date:  2004-06-10     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9806675     Medline TA:  Tech Vasc Interv Radiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  16-22     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Angioplasty, Balloon / adverse effects,  methods*
Arterial Occlusive Diseases / radiography,  therapy*
Catheterization, Peripheral / methods
Chronic Disease
Femoral Artery* / radiography
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Peripheral Vascular Diseases / radiography,  therapy*

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