Flashcards in Dr. Pecchioni Tidbits Deck (6)
When do you place a stent in addition to a balloon angioplasty?
After angioplasty, still have > 30% stenosis
When measuring arterial pressure above and below a stenosis, what drop off makes it significant (AKA worth treating)?
10 in MAP OR 20 in SBP
What is the weight-based dosing for Heparin?
What is the target ACT?
What is the correct duration of Plavix therapy following intravascular stent placement?
Aorta/CIA - 0 to 1 months
EIA - 3 months
SFA or below - 6 months