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1

When do you place a stent in addition to a balloon angioplasty?

After angioplasty, still have > 30% stenosis

2

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

3

What is the weight-based dosing for Heparin?

100 IU/kg

4

What is the target ACT?

> 250

5

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

6

Ideal vein size for fistula or bypass?

>3mm