Invasive imaging and physiology (IVUS/OCT/FFR) - Part I

Learning Objectives

  • To appreciate the role of invasive imaging and physiology in PCI
  • To learn image interpretation in complex scenarios
  • To understand the current limitations of these technologies

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Interesting/educational/rare IVUS images
  • What is new about tissue characterisation using intravascular imaging?
  • Case presentation: Whether BMS or DES after subintimal approach in long RCA CTO lesion
  • FFR: science or fiction
  • What is the relevance of IVUS in DES era?
  • Case presentation: Intimal plaque tracking is key to success in antegrade wiring of coronary chronic total occlusion
  • Case presentation: Usefulness of fractional flow reserve measurement for managing coronary-to-pulmonary artery fistulas
  • IVUS Quiz
  • Introduction