Left main coronary artery disease and STEMI: a complex challenging situation

With the collaboration of Groupe de Reflexion sur la Cardiologie Interventionnelle (GRCI)

Chairpersons: P. Aubry, J. Monségu
Panellists: J.P. Collet, A. Py

Learning Objectives

  • To underline the difficulties in STEMI presenters with left main coronary artery disease
  • To define the place of PCI cardiac assist device and coronary artery bypass surgery
  • To share tips and tricks for left main PCI

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • Are there specific features of STEMI with left main coronary artery disease?
  • How to optimise PCI technique when left main coronary artery lesion is the culprit?
  • When should you call the surgeon?
  • How to manage left main coronary artery lesion when non-culprit?
  • Session evaluation and key learnings