Posted By: bizzyfingers on 2007-05-16
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Subject: Wooly Wire
Anyone heard of "Wooly wire" pertaining to a balloon angioplasty????
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Subject: K-wire, 0.062 or 0.62
Need to confirm this. Doc says "62 K-wire"
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The procedure involved image-guided insertion of a balloon catheter to the hepatic vein .... The effects on selected physiological parameters and cardiac activity of the ..... Unlike previous studies using direct infusion of DNA solution to the ... and guide wire (ZIP wire) were from Boston Scientific (Natick, MA). ...
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Subject: Could it be insulated wire?
Subject: pacemaker wire
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062 K-wire, help, when doctor says....
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Subject: s/l lundercriss wire.
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Subject: Wholey wire?
This post was supposed to come here to the word board but for some reason did not. Can anybody help me out here? Thanks
I've had this a thousand times I know...but my brain is fried tonight and I can't seem to find the correct spelling of this anywhere. This is used in an AV graft repair and balloon angioplasty. The word actually sounds like a wooley wire. Anybody?
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Subject: Actually ran across it looking up stent instead of wire...
It's a RADI wire
Subject: It's a RADI wire
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try Kopans wire - nm
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In Stedman's Med/Surg Equipment reference it shows lower case glide wire listed under wire and also under glide (this is coming from an old 1993 edition). They also show upper case Glidewire guide listed only under wire. Then in the Stedman's CV and Pulmonary 2001 edition it shows Glidewire brand listed as it's own separate reference with several types listed under it. Glidewire appears again under the guide wire listings and nowhere can I find lower case glide wire listed in the newer edictino (not even under wire). I'm guessing you are trying to say that Glidewire brand name has replaced the old reference all together? I do want to get this right and appreciate your pointing that out.
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hydrophillis guide wire
Subject: hydrophillis guide wire
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Subject: It is Wholey wire per Stedman's
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Subject: I wondered if it could be the gauge of wire sm
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Subject: heart cath wire
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0.01/4-inch? 0.01 fourths of an inch? 0.01/4 of an inch?
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Subject: There is a Sparta-Core wire, not sure if that is what you are looking for.
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Subject: A six two Kirschner wire-How is that written?
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Subject: Kopans wire is correct - nm
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Guide wire or guidewire?
Subject: Guide wire or guidewire?
Stedman's has both listed. Is there a difference? Stedman's Spellchecker accepts both.
applied a s/l 45 rotational k-wire. Should it be 0.45? TIA
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