Iraq, Jordan and Tunisia share their most educational cases: selected serious complications of PCI - recognition and solutions

With the collaboration of the Iraqi Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the Iraqi Cardio-Thoracic Society, the Jordan Working Group on Interventional Cardiology and the Tunisian Working Group on Interventional Cardiology (GTCI)

Panellist: M.H. Al-Quraishi

Learning Objectives

  • To recognise and understand potential serious complications of PCI
  • To learn different strategies in solving such complications
  • To share knowledge and experience during interactive and educational discussion

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session presentation
  • Session objectives
  • Case 1: coronary perforation during PCI - a safe ending
  • Case 2: iatrogenic aortic dissection during coronary CTO PCI
  • Case 3: stent detachment during left main stem coronary angioplasty
  • Case 4: dissection of aorta, left main, left anterior descending and left circumflex artery during primary PCI for anterior STEMI
  • Case 5: accidental retrieval of a DES after its deployment
  • Case 6: fractured wire and damaged stent caused by pulling back a folded-over wire
  • Session evaluation and key learnings