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Title: Coronary Angiography and Angioplasty
Url: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/coronaryangiographyandpo...
Creator: Patient Education Institute
Publisher: Health Education Assets Library
Description: This patient education program explains the benefits and risks of coronary angiography and angioplasty. It also reviews the anatomy of the cardiovascular system, the causes and symptoms of blocked arteries, and what the procedure involves. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute. NOTE: The tutorial requires a special Flash plug-in, version 4 or above. If you do not have Flash, you will be prompted to obtain a free download of the software before you start the tutorial. You will also need an Acrobat Reader, available as a free download, in order to view the Reference Summary.
LC Classification: Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Specialties of internal medicine -- Diseases of the circulatory (cardiovascular) system -- Diseases of the blood vessels -- Examination. Diagnosis -- Special diagnostic methods, A-Z -- Angiography
Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Specialties of internal medicine -- Diseases of the circulatory (cardiovascular) system -- Diseases of the heart -- Individual diseases of the heart, A-Z -- Coronary heart disease
Medicine -- Public aspects of medicine -- Public health. Hygiene. Preventive medicine -- Study and teaching -- Health education of the public
Medicine -- Surgery -- Surgery by region, system, or organ -- Cardiovascular system -- Heart -- Cardiac implants and assist devices and techniques -- Special devices or techniques, A-Z -- Angioplasty
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Vocational Education
Health -- Body systems and senses
Vocational Education -- Allied health occupations
Key Concept: Health -- Cardiovascular system
Health -- Heart
Date Issued: 2003-11-17
Resource Type: Charts and Diagrams
Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Science Materials
Sound (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: flash
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Patient Education Institute
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Angioplasty
Angioplasty, Balloon
Atherectomy, Coronary
Cardiovascular System
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Arteriosclerosis
Date Of Record Release: 2008-07-24 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-06-09 15:02:25 (W3C-DTF)
Source: HEAL  HEAL
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Resource URL Clicks: 4
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