How to optimise PCI with advanced imaging technologies: benefits of the combined use of OCT and fluoro real-time stent enhancement

Sponsored by Abbott and Siemens Healthineers

Chairpersons: A. Baumbach, N. Meneveau
Panellists: F. Burzotta, N. Gonzalo
In-cathlab Imaging Expert: K. Yamaji
Medical Control Desk: J. Bil
React@PCR Moderator: A. Katbeh

Summary

Consult this session on how to optimise PCI with advanced imaging technologies if you want to find out more about the benefits of the combined use of OCT and fluoro real-time stent enhancement.

Clinical case

A 65-year-male with unstable angina:
- Mid RCA is done (culprit lesion)
- LAD/Diag 1 PCI with provisional technique
- OCT guidance

Learning Objectives

  • To get the latest update on the guidelines and their application in daily practice for complex lesions
  • To learn about the optimal use of OCT and CLEARstent Live to improve PCI outcomes in this patient setting
  • To experience how to use the most recent OCT software enhancements as valuable tools to guide decision making in bifurcations

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Session objectives
  • Complex lesions: which PCI approach according to guidelines?
  • The added value of OCT and real-time stent enhancement in the decision-making process
  • PCI in bifurcations: how to use the Abbott dedicated OCT software to guide PCI in these complex lesions
  • Session evaluation and key learnings