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Use of the CrossBoss catheter for crossing superficial femoral artery chronic total occlusions.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21741325     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The CrossBoss chronic total occlusion catheter has been developed for the treatment of coronary chronic total occlusions. We report a novel use of the CrossBoss catheter for the crossing of a superficial femoral artery chronic total occlusion in three patients after conventional guidewire techniques failed.
Authors:
Michael Luna; Subhash Banerjee; Emmanouil S Brilakis
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2011-07-07
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular revascularization medicine : including molecular interventions     Volume:  13     ISSN:  1878-0938     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc Revasc Med     Publication Date:    2012 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-01-23     Completed Date:  2012-10-29     Revised Date:  2013-03-04    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101238551     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc Revasc Med     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  58-61     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Published by Elsevier Inc.
Affiliation:
VA North Texas Healthcare System and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75216, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Arterial Occlusive Diseases / surgery*
Catheterization / instrumentation*
Femoral Artery / surgery*
Humans
Intermittent Claudication / surgery*
Male
Middle Aged
Stents

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