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He was rushed into the cardiac catheterization lab, where the doctors found blockages, and from there into surgery for an open-heart triple bypass procedure the same day.
The hope is that those first responders can more quickly identify larger clots that may require catheterization.
Radial access for catheterization has moved much more quickly in Europe, China and other parts of Asia.
His specialty was cardiology with a sub-specialty in cardiac catheterization.
In the cardiac-catheterization lab, a cardiologist fed a narrow tube through a blood vessel and injected a dye to illuminate the arteries supplying her heart.
More calcification gradually developed, and was found over much of the surface of Steele's heart when emergency surgery was performed after a physician accidentally perforated his heart during a catheterization in February.
Then in 2008, the health system was rocked by scandal when a catheterization lab nurse was caught stealing patients’ fentanyl and replacing it with saline.
No recommendation for catheterization or any other heart procedure was made, the official said.
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medical Definition of catheterization
catheterizeor British catheterise play \ˈkath-ət-ə-ˌrīz, ˈkath-tə-\ transitive verb catheterized or British catheterised; catheterizing or British catheterising
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