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Optical coherence tomography in the diagnosis and treatment of spontaneous coronary artery dissection.

Abstract:

The diagnosis of spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) is not always readily apparent on coronary angiography. Even if the diagnosis is suspected, angiography often conveys limited information about the underlying pathology, much of which is crucial for successful percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Due to the dissection flap and the resultant double lumen, SCAD poses unique challenges for PCI, specifically in securing wire access to the true lumen without propagation of the dis...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, RDM, Cardiovascular Medicine
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Journal:
The Journal of invasive cardiology
Volume:
22
Issue:
11
Pages:
559-560
Publication date:
2010-11-05
EISSN:
1557-2501
ISSN:
1042-3931
URN:
uuid:85f1ccbc-e5fe-41f1-9207-fdbaad1327c5
Source identifiers:
104886
Local pid:
pubs:104886

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