Self-apposing stents: why should we use them?

With an unrestricted educational grant from STENTYS

Facilitators: A. Baumbach, C. Tamburino

Learning Objectives

  • To understand the needs for an alternative to balloon expandable stents in certain patient anatomies and clinical presentations
  • To better understand why the self-expanding stents respect the anatomy
  • To learn when and how to use self-expanding stents in your daily practice

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Set the stage: in some situations a tubular stent is not ideal
  • Video presentation on how to use the device
  • Case presentation: tapering vessel in a bifurcation
  • Case presentation: Ectatic vessels with thrombus presence