Flashcards in  Cardiac Catheterization Deck (14):
What is the Seldinger Technique
Percutaneous insertion of a catheter into a blood vessel
Palpate for a pulse and puncture it with a needle
What childhood disease results in Coronary Aneurysm?
In pregnant women unstable angina is due to what pathology?
Founder of Preventive Cardiology
Paul Dudley White
Describe Glagovian Remodeling
This is effective until?
Artery enlarges to preserve the intraluminal area as an atherosclerotic plaque grows
This is effective until the plaque causes 40% stenosis
Most commonly used blood vessel for cardiac catheterization
Normal number of beats to pump dye out during Ventriculography
Dilation of a stenosed coronary vessel using a balloon catheter
Women aged 58-75
Reversible or Irreversible
With or Without Coronary Artery Obstruction
This presents with a Spade-Shaped Heart
Apical Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy