He also has an abiding interest in reno-vascular disease and refractory hypertension, in particular renal artery stenosis, and performs percutaneous interventions to treat these disorders.
What does RAS stand for?
RAS stands for Renal Artery Stenosis
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- Remote Access Software
- Remote Access Switch
- Remote Access System
- Remote Active Spectrometer
- Remote Administration Service (various companies)
- Remote Administration Software
- Remote Airborne Sensor (RFINT sensor carried on board the U-2 aircraft)
- Remote Alarm Station
- Remote Analog Scanner
- Remote Antenna Site
- Renin-Angiotensin System
- Repair Approval Sheet (aviation maintenance)
- RePEc (Research Papers in Economics) Author Servive
- Replenishment At Sea
- Replication At Sending
- Report Application Server (Crystal Reports)
- Republicans Abroad Switzerland
- Request Automation System
- Required At Site
- Requirements Allocation Sheet
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METHODS AND RESULTS: Four groups of pigs were studied after 12 weeks of a normal diet (n = 9), a 2% HC diet (n = 9), HT (achieved by unilateral renal artery stenosis, n = 8), or HC+HT (n = 6).
Renal injury as a result of ischemia reperfusion (I/R) is a major clinical problem and is the most common cause of acute renal failure after renal transplantation, shock, sepsis, and renal artery stenosis.
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for renal artery stenosis in children.
Narrowing, hardening and blocking of renal artery due to plaque deposition is Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS).
More than 20% of patients undergoing cardiac catheterization have renal artery stenosis of 70% or more of the vessel diameter, but it is unknown what role these lesions play in causing hypertension.
clinical trial designed to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the investigational RX Herculink(R) Elite(TM) Renal Stent System to treat patients with renal artery stenosis (RAS), a condition characterized by fatty plaque buildup in the kidney arteries that can lead to high blood pressure.
Revascularization of renal artery stenosis in an effort to control hypertension and preserve renal function is becoming more widely accepted.