19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) published guiding principles and best practices for the development of radiation safety programs in cardiac catheterization laboratories.
What does CC stand for?
CC stands for Cardiac Catheterization
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In a new report from a large contemporary national registry, women with chest pain were twice as likely as were men to be referred for cardiac catheterization following a noninvasive imaging study Dr.
The patient was taken immediately to the cardiac catheterization laboratory, where near-total occlusion of the distal left anterior descending coronary artery (LAD) was identified.
Recent surveys conducted by the New England Journal of Medicine found that African American patients who suffer a heart attack are less likely to be referred for cardiac catheterization than white patients, whether the physician is black or white.
As recently as two years ago, it was acceptable for health care organizations to expand by acquiring additional technological capabilities, such as creating multiple cardiac catheterization laboratories.
DLP Healthcare, LLC, a joint venture of Duke University Health System and LifePoint Hospitals([R]), today announced that it has acquired the North Carolina cardiac catheterization operations of MedCath Partners, LLC, an affiliate of MedCath Corporation.
They found a very high correlation between cardiac catheterization rates and PCI rates; researchers noted a much weaker connection between cardiac catheterization and the number of CABGs.
Other projects include adding a second cardiac catheterization laboratory, creating more parking, and a building canopied entrance.