The PCI was successful - But, now what?

With an unrestricted educational grant from ZOLL

Chairperson: E. Eeckhout
Co-chairperson: M. Block

Learning Objectives

  • To discuss the risk of sudden cardiac death in the low ejection fraction, acute myocardial infarction patient undergoing PCI/percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty, including clinical evidence
  • To discuss the role of interventional cardiologists to screen patients for sudden cardiac death risk and establishing an appropriate care path, including optimal medical therapy and consideration of wearable cardioverter defibrillators, while long-term sudden cardiac death risk is determined

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • Sudden cardiac death risk in the low ejection fraction acute myocardial infarction patients undergoing PCI/percutaneous transluminal coronary angio...
  • Sudden cardiac death screening: systematic techniques
  • Case examples - Wearable cardioverter defibrillators use to protect patients