From ESC 2006 scare to EuroPCR 2014 – A paradigm shift in DES safety

With an unrestricted educational grant from ABBOTT VASCULAR

Chairpersons: D. Dudek, M. Valgimigli


This video is offered by Abbott

Learning Objectives

  • To understand the impact of stent design, polymers (durable and biodegradable polymer) and drug-elution on clinical outcomes
  • To learn more how to translate the clinical data into your daily practice
  • To discuss dual antiplatelet therapy treatment options in real life cases

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Introduction and objectives
  • ESC 2006 scare revisited
  • A pathologist’s view
  • Impact of CoCr: everolimus-eluting or bare metal stent on patient’s safety
  • For a complex bifurcation - Case introduction
  • For a complex bifurcation – Final result
  • For a diabetic patient having STEMI - Case introduction
  • For a diabetic patient having STEMI - Final result
  • Take-home message