PCI in a patient with heavily calcified multivessel disease using rotational atherectomy

LIVE demonstration Al Qassimi Hospital - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (2016)

Chairpersons: I. Al Rashdan, T. Cuisset

Summary

Consult this session on PCI in a patient with heavily calcified multivessel disease using rotational atherectomy, with LIVE demonstration Al Qassimi Hospital - Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

Clinical case

A 55-year-old male with AMI 3 weeks ago:
•    LAD calcified lesion from ostium to mid part
•    Rotablation
•    IVUS and OCT assessment

Learning Objectives

  • To be able to select the right patient and the right lesion for rotational atherectomy
  • To share tips and tricks on PCI with rotational atherectomy
  • To understand how to prevent complications during PCI in heavily calcified lesions

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Overview of the tools and/or techniques to be used during the LIVE demonstration
  • How to avoid and treat complications