Practical, didactic format designed to deliver point-of-care information to practitioners of cardiology. Highly illustrated with schematics and useful clinical figures, this will be an essential reference to all outpatient cardiology procedures.A coronary artery stent is a small metallic meshwork tube that is used to open a blocked segment of a coronary artery. There are two basic categories of stents: bare metal stents (BMS) and drug-eluting stents (DES). Both are made of a strong , ... that acts to prevent stent arestenosis.a Restenosis is the overgrowth of cellular and fibrotic tissue that can infringe upon the vessel lumen and inhibit blood flow.
|Title||:||Manual of Outpatient Cardiology|
|Author||:||John D. Bisognano, G. Ronald Beck, Ryan W. Connell|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2011-11-15|