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Tiny pressure sensor implant in the femoral artery measures blood pressure 30 times a second by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven The pressure sensor is placed directly into the femoral artery in the groin and the device... Technorati Tags: blood pressure monitors, implants, heatlhcare, technology, femoral artery, sensor...
Percutaneous femoral artery closure -Tougher than PCI ? by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor Interventional cardiology is a glamorous  specialty. Everything is innovated . New devices come every day to ease the work of cardiologists. But, the percutaneous vascular  closing devices are used for over a decade. Has
Several things could be going on: 1.  You may mean your femoral artery not vein.  The artery lies just under the skin in your groin.  If you've had valve surgery, you've probably had a catheterization to look...
At Stanford Hospital Coronary Stent Processes Are Done On As an Outpatient Procedure–Using the Radial Artery in the Wrist by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven , debt and school resources.  Unlike using the femoral artery in the leg, which almost guarantees... and a bandage.  Many cardiologists are already familiar with the femoral artery procedure and thus retraining...
Everything about radial artery spasm and friction by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor et all mean 1.8mm). Compare femoral artery (8.5mm diameter, 4 times bigger ) Imagine this  situation... to cross a spastic radial artery Remember (Unlike femoral ) successful puncturing of a spastic radial...
20-Year Low-Carb Dieter Finds Zero Plaque Buildup In Her Arteries by Jimmy M. Healthy Living Professional for a snack. Using pepperoni slices and string cheese, he said “Here’s how I see it, that’s my artery... her cholesterol, she had an arterial ultrasound test called Carotid Intima-Media Thickness (CIMT) done as well...
Zilver® PTX® Stent from Cook Medical Gains CE Mark – Treatment for Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven the main blood vessel in the thigh, the superficial femoral artery (SFA). It is a self-expanding stent... blood pressure and can be used for procedures related to hardening of the arteries.  Not too long ago...
Carotid Artery Stenting vs Carotid Artery Surgery: Is there a Difference? by Heartstrong Registered NurseFacebook If you have a carotid stenosis you could be at an increased risk for a stroke. Carotid artery surgery (carotid endarterectomy) has been the treatment of choice for many years.  Carotid artery...
CAD is coronary artery disease or Confusing artery disease ? by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor   sized vessels and love to  home in  on the  branch points . We know coronary  artery disease... a bifurcation lesion ! This is how cardiology is practiced. Reference: Isolated distal coronary artery...
Stem Cells Used to Treat Peripheral Arterial Disease–Clogged Arteries in the Legs (PAD) by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven over the age of 50 suffers from something called, peripheral arterial disease or PAD. It can result in clogged arteries in your legs, which can cause a heart attack, if left untreated. But now there's a new approach...

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