Microcatheter-facilitated reverse controlled antegrade and retrograde tracking (Micro-CART) for retrograde recanalization of coronary chronic total occlusions
04 Apr 2018
A case of retrograde coronary chronic total occlusions (CTO) percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) through an ipsilateral collateral, in which the authors successfully used a novel variation of the reverse controlled antegrade and retrograde tracking (CART): the micro-CART technique.
Quick and easy auto-transfusion for rapidly accumulating tamponade due to coronary artery perforation
01 Mar 2018
An 84-year-old man with stable angina presented with a normal left, and an occluded right, coronary artery. A percutaneous CTO coronary intervention was undertaken and throughout the procedure, the position of the distal wire was difficult to control…
Emergency left main PCI with ‘chimney technique’ to treat coronary artery occlusion after valve-in-valve TAVI
19 Oct 2017
A 77 y/o gentleman with previous aortic valve replacement was referred to our unit to undergo valve-in-valve TAVI for symptomatic bioprosthesis degeneration. His surgical risk was deemed prohibitive due to an infiltrating bowel carcinoma awaiting for surgery…
EuroIntervention image in cardiology: percutaneous repair of severe coarctation of the aorta
Consult this interventional cardiology image on percutaneous repair of severe coarctation of the aorta from the December 2016 issue of EuroIntervention Volume 12 Number 12.