Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Selecting the right technique to reform a reverse curve catheter (Simmons style): critical review.|
|Authors:||Silberstein, M;Tress, B M;Hennessy, O F|
|Affiliation:||Department of Radiology, Austin Hospital, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia.|
|Citation:||Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology; 15(3): 171-6|
|Abstract:||Reformation of the curve of the Simmons sidewinder catheter may be difficult in some patients, and the originally described technique using the left subclavian artery may be unsuccessful. We review the techniques available for curve reformation, identifying the limitations and problems associated with each technique. We believe that reformation in the descending aorta without a guidewire is the method of choice in most patients. Knowledge of a number of different techniques is advisable.|
|Internal ID Number:||1628283|
|Appears in Collections:||Journal articles|
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
Items in AHRO are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.