Juan A Fournier Andray

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Mortality in the total occlusion of the left main coronary artery is very high, and the few cases who lived reported were very ill and symptomatic patients. We present a case with angiographic documentation of total occlusion of the left main coronary artery in a patient without angina and with a normal rest electrocardiogram in which a syncope was the only(More)
Dextrocardia and situs inversus totalis is a rare congenital anomaly in adults. Usually, the patients have structurally normal hearts and experience normal longevity. The risk of coronary atherosclerosis is similar to that of the general population. However, the report of coronary angioplasty and/or coronary arteriography on patients with dextrocardia is(More)
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVE Treatment of acute myocardial infarction by percutaneous coronary intervention with stenting leads to excellent immediate clinical results and a good prognosis. The aim of this study was to compare in this selected population the safety and effectiveness of radial artery access versus femoral artery access. PATIENTS AND METHOD(More)
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES Efficacy of the hemostatic puncture closure 8 Fr Angio-Seal device for percutaneous puncture closure after a catheterism has been previously demonstrated, but the experience provided has been obtained with 8 Fr devices. At present the device has been modified and its size reduced to 6 Fr. In this pilot study we evaluate the(More)