Bioabsorbable polymers and drug eluting balloons: is the next step a fully absorbable magnesium scaffolds?

With an unrestricted educational grant from Biotronik Se & Co KG

Chairpersons: E. Eeckhout, S.T. LIM
Panellists: M.H. Jim, U. Kaul

Learning Objectives

  • To understand the characteristics of the Orsiro Sirolimus eluting stent with bioabsorbable polymer, its potential benefits and comparative clinical efficacy
  • To review the unique characteristics of the Pantera Lux DEB technology and its potential benefits for bifurcation lesions in an Asian population
  • To explore the potential benefits from an absorbable metallic scaffold