Coronary Artery Angioplasty (PCI, Heart Stent Surgery)
2709 Views | 25 Comments | 0 Favorites
var EmbedCode="
No Player or Video File Found - Unable to Play Any Video
"; $('#videoPlayer').html(EmbedCode)
Rate this video
Visit http://cardiology.healthanimations.com for FREE videos, illustrations and patient handouts for healthcare providers. This 3D heart animation shows a coronary artery angioplasty surgery, also called a percutaneous coronary intervention, or PCI, to correct a blocked artery in the heart. It begins by showing the buildup of plaque in an artery wall of the heart, blocking the flow of blood. Afterwards, the patient lies on a testing table while contrast dye is injected into the arteries of the heart, showing the location of the blockage. A guide wire is then moved through the lumen of the blood vessel, followed by a balloon and stent mechanism. The balloon inflates, putting the metal stent in place, so that the lumen of the artery is open and the red blood cells can flow freely. ANCE00178
URL
Embed
Uploaded 7 years ago
Category : Cardiology
Add Comment





commented No date provided
Rate Down
Rate Up
commented No date provided
Rate Down
Rate Up
Subscribe
  • Related Videos
  • More From
01:05
To learn more go to NiTi™ Surgical Solutions website: www.nitisurgical.com Colorectal Surgery...
02:14
Surgical footage taken through the neuro-endoscope during a neurosurgery to remove a Glioblastoma...
09:13
see more everythingaboutortho.blogspot.com
09:58
www.americanestetica.com www.americanestetica.com En el American Institute de Cirugía Plástica...