Angioplasty, Balloon

Known as: Balloon Angioplasty, angioplasty balloon, Arterial Dilations, Transluminal 
A procedure to enlarge the opening in a blood vessel that has become narrowed or blocked by plaque (a buildup of fat and cholesterol on the inner… (More)

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1949-2018
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Drug-eluting stents reduce restenosis in coronary arteries, but clinical trials have failed to prove their efficacy in… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Because stent implantation for disease of the superficial femoral artery has been associated with high rates of late… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND In animal models, brief periods of ischemia performed just at the time of reperfusion can reduce infarct size, a… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Drug-eluting stents have shown promising antirestenotic effects in clinical trials. Non-stent-based local delivery of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Balloon angioplasty (PTCA) of occluded coronary arteries is limited by high rates of restenosis and reocclusion… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
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BACKGROUND Coronary stenting with use of heparin, aspirin, and ticlopidine for thromboprophylaxis is performed in more than 500… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
SUMMARY To find the angiographic lesions specific characteristics appropriate for intracranial percutaneous transluminal cerebral… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND In the present series of experiments, we examined the onset of cell proliferation and growth factor expression after… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Transluminal coronary angioplasty can serve as a model for controlled coronary artery occlusion and reperfusion which enables… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The restenosis or occlusion that frequently follows balloon angioplasty is poorly understood. Thus, the pathophysiological… (More)
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