Takashi Akasaka

Interventional cardiologist / Cardiologist
Wakayama Medical University - Wakayama, Japan

Latest contributions

How intravascular imaging can optimise PCI results

18 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Unusual cause of MI

17 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

CVIT@EuroPCR: online imaging guidance for better results in complex PCI

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Long LAD PCI

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Consult this session on long coronary lesion that includes a LIVE demonstration from Chest Diseases Hospital - Kuwait Heart Centre, 63-year old male patient.

Clinical case

A 64-year-old male with residual angina after thrombolysed MI:
- Multivessel disease
- BRS implantation
- OCT assessment

Statement from PCR: status of BRS technology and clinical use

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Diagnostic insights from OCT

18 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Tom Adriaenssens

Chairperson

Tom Adriaenssens
Francesco Prati

Chairperson

Francesco Prati

OCT to assess the acute and long-term PCI results

18 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Francesco Prati

Chairperson

Francesco Prati

Keynote lectures

21 Jan 2016 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2016

Consult this Keynote lecture from AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2016, which includes the following lectures:

Session objectivesLatest imaging and physiological assessment in percutaneous coronary interventionsPCI vs CABG for left main and MVD: Beyond SYNTAX, PRECOMBAT, BEST and combined Patient-level Meta-AnalysisCoronary Artery Disease: from prevention to preventive PCIKey learnings

Imaging & Physiology I

22 Jan 2015 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2015

OCT to diagnose the unexpected

23 May 2014 – From EuroPCR 2014

Chairperson

Takashi Akasaka

Chairperson

Tom Johnson

Alternatives to adenosine for FFR

23 May 2014 – From EuroPCR 2014

Chairperson

Takashi Akasaka
Prof. Nico H. Pijls

Chairperson

Nico H.j. Pijls

Determinants of success in distal left main stenting

22 May 2014 – From EuroPCR 2014

Takeshi Kimura

Chairperson

Takeshi Kimura
Corrado Tamburino

Chairperson

Corrado Tamburino

What is the added value of intracoronary diagnostic techniques in clinical practice: option appraisal

21 May 2014 – From EuroPCR 2014

Invasive imaging and physiology (IVUS/OCT/FFR)- Part I

18 Jan 2014 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2014

Invasive imaging and physiology (IVUS/OCT/FFR) - Part II

18 Jan 2014 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2014

Abstracts: imaging

17 Jan 2014 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2014

Chairperson

Takashi Akasaka

Chairperson

Mark Rosenberg

OCT workshop: image interpretation, measurement and common artifacts

17 Jan 2014 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2014

Chairperson

Takashi Akasaka
Giulio Guagliumi

Chairperson

Giulio Guagliumi

Chairperson

Stephen Lee

Use of intravascular imaging during PCI

21 May 2013 – From EuroPCR 2013

Dr. Javier Escaned

Chairperson

Javier Escaned

Chairperson

Takashi Akasaka