Movable core guide wire: Evaluation of improved model

T. P. Smith, B. J. Derauf, M. D. Darcy, D. W. Hunter, W. R. Castaneda-Zuniga, K. Amplatz

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Six commercially available moveable core guide wires were compared with each other and with a new design in glass models simulating tortuous vessels. The results demonstrate a wide variability in performance of the commercially available wires and the superiority of the new design.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)552-553
Number of pages2
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1986

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  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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    Smith, T. P., Derauf, B. J., Darcy, M. D., Hunter, D. W., Castaneda-Zuniga, W. R., & Amplatz, K. (1986). Movable core guide wire: Evaluation of improved model. Radiology, 159(2), 552-553.