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Catheter-Based Cardiovascular Interventions: A by Oliver Gaemperli M.D., Thomas F. Lüscher M.D., FRCP (auth.),

By Oliver Gaemperli M.D., Thomas F. Lüscher M.D., FRCP (auth.), Peter Lanzer (eds.)

Operator abilities, and specifically decision-making and strategic talents, are the main severe issue for the result of catheter-based cardiovascular interventions. at the moment, such abilities are in most cases constructed by way of the empirical trial and blunder procedure purely. during this textbook, for the 1st time, an specific educating, education, and studying process is determined out that might let interventional operators, no matter if cardiologists, vascular surgeons, vascular experts, or radiologists, to profit approximately and to increase the cognitive abilities required on the way to in attaining constant expert-level catheter-based interventions. it's expected that adoption of this method will enable catheter-based interventions to turn into a website of excellence, with swift move of data, steep studying curves, and hugely effective acquisition of advanced talents through person operators — all of that are necessary to meet effectively the demanding situations of contemporary cardiovascular care.

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The crossover points were soldered to keep the stent expanded after balloon inflation. Soon, however, the process was modified for easier fabrication, and his final stent design became a single stainless steel tube with parallel staggered slots in the wall. Palmaz did excellent research work with his stents and their use in the arterial system including peripheral, renal, and coronary arteries. His stent was the first and, for a long time, the only stent approved by the Food and Drug Administration for vascular use.

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B) Henning Andersen in his animal lab during one of his first in vivo implantations of his prototype aortic valve in a pig. (c) Alain Cribier was the first to implant a balloon-mounted expandable percutaneous aortic valve in a living human being [48] and improve the procedure have resulted in wide acceptance of percutaneous aortic valve implantation across United States and Europe, and currently randomized clinical trials are underway comparing the percutaneous procedure to medical or surgical therapies.

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