Validation of an automated technique for determining the mechanical characteristics of coronary arteries during balloon angioplasty : laboratory assessment with necropsy segments

OBJECTIVES: To develop a technique for automatic inflation of a percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) balloon, with continuous measurement of the balloon pressure and volume; to validate the technique for determining the mechanical characteristics of coronary arteries

Bibliographic Details
Published in:Heart (British Cardiac Society), Vol. 79, No. 6 (1998), p. 608-12
Main Author: Murray, A
Other Involved Persons: Allen, V ; Bennett, M K
Format: Article
Language:English
ISSN:1468-201X
Item Description:Date Completed 18.03.1999
Date Revised 03.05.2019
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
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