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Right ventricular reverse remodelling after balloon pulmonary angioplasty
Balloon pulmonary angioplasty (BPA) has been reported to improve haemodynamics and functional capacity, with an acceptable risk, in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH)Expand
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Organized thrombus in pulmonary arteries in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension; imaging with cone beam computed tomography
PurposeTo assess the usefulness of cone-beam CT (CBCT) during pulmonary angiography for the evaluation of organized thrombus at segmental or subsegmental arteries in patients with chronicExpand
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Incidence and clinical predictors of deep vein thrombosis in patients hospitalized with heart failure in Japan.
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to clarify the incidence and clinical predictors of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in patients with congestive heart failure (CHF) in Japan. METHODS AND RESULTSExpand
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Reversible left ventricular regional non-uniformity quantified by speckle-tracking displacement and strain imaging in patients with acute pulmonary embolism.
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of acute right ventricular pressure overload (RVPO) on left ventricular (LV) function and regional uniformity using speckle-trackingExpand
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High Plasma Level of Factor VIII
Background: Elevated levels of Factor VIII (FVIII) have been suggested as important for the pathogenesis of venous thromboembolism (VTE). The objective of this study was to explore the associationExpand
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Efficacy of cardiac rehabilitation after balloon pulmonary angioplasty for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
Objective To determine safety and efficacy of cardiac rehabilitation (CR) initiated immediately following balloon pulmonary angioplasty (BPA) in patients with inoperable chronic thromboembolicExpand
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Early and long-term outcomes of venous stent implantation for iliac venous stenosis after catheter-directed thrombolysis for acute deep vein thrombosis.
BACKGROUND Although stent implantation is used worldwide for peripheral arterial disease, there is little data on the safety and long-term patency of stents implanted for venous disease. METHODSExpand
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The Günther-Tulip retrievable IVC filter: clinical experience in 118 consecutive patients.
  • S. Ota, N. Yamada, +4 authors M. Ito
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  • Circulation journal : official journal of the…
  • 20 January 2008
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to assess the use of the Günther Tulip Filter (GTF) for the management of venous thromboembolism (VTE). METHODS AND RESULTS Between December 2000 and AprilExpand
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