Emerging strategies for carotid angioplasty

Carotid stenting with intraprocedural transcranial doppler monitoring

Chairperson: F. Bedogni
Co-Chairperson: Ö. Göktekin
Session coordinator: A. Cremonesi
Operators: S. Galli, P. Montorsi
Speaker: F. Bedogni

Summary

Consult this session video on carotid stenting with intraprocedural transcranial doppler monitoring, which includes a LIVE demonstration from the Monzino Cardiological Hospital - Milan, Italy.

Clinical case

A 79-year-old male with a left internal carotid stenosis:

  • Intraprocedural transcranial doppler monitoring
  • Brachial access
  • Protection device
  • Direct stenting

Learning Objectives

  • To define the best approach for a safe carotid angioplasty and stenting procedure today
  • To evaluate radial access as an option and new devices needed

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Overview of the tools to be used during the LIVE demonstration