"Polytetrafluoroethylene" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Homopolymer of tetrafluoroethylene. Nonflammable, tough, inert plastic tubing or sheeting; used to line vessels, insulate, protect or lubricate apparatus; also as filter, coating for surgical implants or as prosthetic material. Synonyms: Fluoroflex; Fluoroplast; Ftoroplast; Halon; Polyfene; PTFE; Tetron.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Polytetrafluoroethylene" by people in Profiles.
Humbarger O, Siracuse JJ, Rybin D, Stone DH, Goodney PP, Schermerhorn ML, Farber A, Jones DW. Broad variation in prosthetic conduit use for femoral-popliteal bypass is not justified on the basis of contemporary outcomes favoring autologous great saphenous vein. J Vasc Surg. 2019 11; 70(5):1514-1523.e2.
Alameddine AK, DiBiasio-White E, Binnall B, Conlin F. Adjusting the neochords height for better leaflets coaptation following mitral valve repair. J Card Surg. 2019 Jul; 34(7):610-613.
Cui J, Smolinski SE, Liu F, Xu D, Dulaimy K, Irani Z. Incrementally Expandable Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunts: Single-Center Experience. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2018 Feb; 210(2):438-446.
Wang W, Syed R, Hadayer A, Jusufbegovic D, Schaal S. Twenty-Seven-Gauge Vitrectomy-Assisted Four-Point Scleral Fixation of Intraocular Lens in the Absence of Capsular Support. Retina. 2016 Aug; 36(8):1605-8.
Haskal ZJ, Saad TF, Hoggard JG, Cooper RI, Lipkowitz GS, Gerges A, Ross JR, Pflederer TA, Mietling SW. Prospective, Randomized, Concurrently-Controlled Study of a Stent Graft versus Balloon Angioplasty for Treatment of Arteriovenous Access Graft Stenosis: 2-Year Results of the RENOVA Study. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 Aug; 27(8):1105-1114.e3.
Suckow BD, Kraiss LW, Stone DH, Schanzer A, Bertges DJ, Baril DT, Cronenwett JL, Goodney PP. Comparison of graft patency, limb salvage, and antithrombotic therapy between prosthetic and autogenous below-knee bypass for critical limb ischemia. Ann Vasc Surg. 2013 Nov; 27(8):1134-45.
Woskie SR, Gore R, Steenland K. Retrospective exposure assessment of perfluorooctanoic acid serum concentrations at a fluoropolymer manufacturing plant. Ann Occup Hyg. 2012 Nov; 56(9):1025-37.
Wong G, Li JM, Hendricks G, Eslami MH, Rohrer MJ, Cutler BS. Inhibition of experimental neointimal hyperplasia by recombinant human thrombomodulin coated ePTFE stent grafts. J Vasc Surg. 2008 Mar; 47(3):608-15.
Nikeghbalian S, Atefi S, Kazemi K, Jalaeian H, Roshan N, Naderi N, Hajizadeh R, Tanideh N. Repairing large duodenal injuries in dogs by expanded polytetrafluoroethylene patch. J Surg Res. 2008 Jan; 144(1):17-21.
Madden RL, Lipkowitz GS, Browne BJ, Kurbanov A. A comparison of cryopreserved vein allografts and prosthetic grafts for hemodialysis access. Ann Vasc Surg. 2005 Sep; 19(5):686-91.