Coronary Atherectomy

Known as: Atherectomies, Coronary, Atherectomy, Coronary, Coronary Atherectomies 
Percutaneous transluminal procedure for removing atheromatous plaque from the coronary arteries. Both directional (for removing focal atheromas) and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES The goal of the present study was to compare the accuracy of in vivo tissue characterization obtained by intravascular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Lipid-rich, inflamed atherosclerotic lesions are associated with plaque rupture and thrombosis, which are the most… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Restenosis occurs after 30% to 50% of transcatheter coronary procedures; however, the natural history and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Restenosis occurs commonly after coronary angioplasty and atherectomy, but the causes of restenosis are poorly… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND The clinical significance of minor elevations in creatine kinase-myocardial band isoenzyme (CK-MB) after coronary… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Chlamydia pneumoniae TWAR has been associated with coronary heart disease by seroepidemiologic studies and direct detection of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Tissue factor (TF) is a cell membrane-associated protein that catalyzes the rate-limiting step of the extrinsic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
On the basis of animal models of arterial injury, smooth muscle cell proliferation has been posited as a dominant event in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Directional coronary atherectomy is a new technique of coronary revascularization by which atherosclerotic plaque is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND We evaluated native coronary arteries treated by directional coronary atherectomy or balloon-expandable stent… (More)
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