Vessel, plaque, and lumen morphology after transluminal balloon angioplasty. Quantitative study in distended human arteries.

@article{Lyon1987VesselPA,
  title={Vessel, plaque, and lumen morphology after transluminal balloon angioplasty. Quantitative study in distended human arteries.},
  author={Ross T. Lyon and Christopher K. Zarins and C. T. Lu and Ching Fen Yang and Seymour Glagov},
  journal={Arteriosclerosis},
  year={1987},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={306-14}
}
We performed transluminal balloon angioplasty in 24 cadaver and nine amputated limb superficial femoral arteries under controlled experimental conditions. The cadaver arteries were excised, restored to in situ length, redistended, and maintained at 100 mm Hg intraluminal pressure at 37 degrees C throughout the angiographic and dilation procedure and during… CONTINUE READING