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Transmyocardial Laser Revascularization (procedure)

Known as: Transmyocardial Revascularization, Laser, Transmyocardial laser revascularization, Laser Transmyocardial Revascularization 
A procedure to increase the flow of blood to the MYOCARDIUM by creating transmural channels in the heart wall via the application of laser pulses to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Transmyocardial revascularisation (TMR) is an operative treatment for refractory angina pectoris when bypass surgery… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMR) has been shown to improve refractory angina not amenable to conventional… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES This study sought to test whether transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMLR) stimulates angiogenesis in an animal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Transmyocardial laser revascularization was used as the sole therapy for patients with ischemic heart disease not… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND The creation of transmyocardial channels from the epicardium to the left ventricular cavity with the use of a CO2… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Abstract In recent time, it has become more and more probable that patients with severe diffuse coronary artery disease, who are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVES A new technique, transmyocardial laser revascularization, provides direct perfusion of ischemic myocardium via laser… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND We assessed the transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMLR) as sole therapy in patients with symptomatic coronary… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Transmyocardial laser revascularization, a new surgical technique, is being tested in patients with chronic obstructive coronary… Expand
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
SummaryA new approach to myocardial revascularization by the creation of numerous channels which directly convey blood from the… Expand
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