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Coronary Pressure [electronic resource]

  • Pijls, Nico H. J. author. , Bruyne, Bernard De. author.
  • 2000
Coronary Pressure [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Coronary Pressure[electronic resource] / by Nico H. J. Pijls, Bernard De Bruyne.
  • Edition
    Second Edition.
  • Author
    Pijls, Nico H. J., author., Bruyne, Bernard De., author.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XX, 424 p. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine,0166-9842 ; 195
  • Contents Note
    1. Introduction -- 2. The coronary circulation -- 3. Introduction to invasive assessment of the coronary circulation -- 4. Fractional flow reserve From Coronary Pressure to Coronary Flow -- 5. Practical set-up of coronary pressure measurement -- 6. Pitfalls in coronary pressure measurement -- 7. Validation of fractional flow reserve in animals -- 8. Validation of fractional flow reserve in humans -- 9. Independence of fractional flow reserve of hemodynamic loading conditions -- 10. Fractional flow reserve in normal coronary arteries -- 11. Fractional flow reserve to distinguish significant stenosis: use at diagnostic catheterization Cut-off values do detect reversible ischemia -- 12. Fractional flow reserve to assess intermediate stenosis Comparison to non-invasive tests -- 13. FFR in some specific conditions -- 14. Fractional flow reserve for evaluation of coronary interventions -- 15. Fractional flow reserve and clinical outcome -- 16. Assessment of collateral blood flow by coronary pressure measurement -- 17. Clinical cases -- 18. Conclusions and perspectives for the future.
  • Topical Term
    Medicine.
    Cardiology.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Cardiology.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9789048153985
  • ISBN
    9789401595643
  • Language
    English