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POBA (plain old balloon angioplasty )

French translation: angioplastie conventionnelle par ballonnet

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English term or phrase:POBA (plain old balloon angioplasty )
French translation:angioplastie conventionnelle par ballonnet
Entered by: Nathalie Bendavid
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11:46 Dec 2, 2005
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Medical - Medical: Cardiology / stents
English term or phrase: POBA (plain old balloon angioplasty )
RR of angiographic restenosis vs. POBA
J'ai trouvé que POBA signifiait plain old balloon angioplasty. On peut traduire une partie par angioplastie par ballonnet, mais qu'en est-il de plain old?
Merci d'avance
Eliane Bannwarth
France
Local time: 12:23
POBA (angioplastie par ballon conventionnelle)
Explanation:
a.k.a conventional balloon angioplasty (POBA)

American Heart Journal - Abstract: Volume 147(1) January 2004 p e4 ... -
Background: Small vessel size represents a critical risk factor for an adverse
outcome after both conventional balloon angioplasty (POBA) and stenting. ...
pt.wkhealth.com/pt/re/amhj/ abstract.00000406-200401000-00027.htm - Pages similaires
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Nathalie Bendavid
Canada
Local time: 06:23
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poba (plain old balloon angioplasty )
POBA (angioplastie par ballon conventionnelle)


Explanation:
a.k.a conventional balloon angioplasty (POBA)

American Heart Journal - Abstract: Volume 147(1) January 2004 p e4 ... -
Background: Small vessel size represents a critical risk factor for an adverse
outcome after both conventional balloon angioplasty (POBA) and stenting. ...
pt.wkhealth.com/pt/re/amhj/ abstract.00000406-200401000-00027.htm - Pages similaires

Nathalie Bendavid
Canada
Local time: 06:23
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agree  marie-christine périé: d'accord pour conventionnelle, mais par ballonnet - voir http://www.cardiologie-pratique.com/archives/affichage_archi... 467 - 2 dec 98/angioplastie.html//et je n'utiliserais pas POBA
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agree  Georges Tocco: par ballonnet
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