T Schmitz

Thomas Schmitz

Interventional cardiologist / Cardiologist
Elisabeth Hospital Essen - Essen, Germany

Latest contributions

LIVE case: TAVI with pre-dilatation in a frail patient

From EUROPCR 2017

Consult this LIVE case on TAVI with pre-dilatation in a frail patient, with LIVE demonstration from Contilia Heart and Vascular Centre, Elisabeth Hospital - Essen, Germany.

An 88-year-old frail female:

Severe aortic stenosisPre-dilatationAccurate Neo valve implanted
Dr. Christoph K. Naber

Operator

Christoph K. Naber
T Schmitz

Operator

Thomas Schmitz
Alexander Wolf

Operator

Alexander Wolf

LIVE case: a LAD bifurcation with mini crush technique

From EUROPCR 2017

Consult this LIVE case on a LAD bifurcation with mini crush technique with LIVE demonstration from Contilia Heart and Vascular Centre, Elisabeth Hospital - Essen, Germany.

Clinical case

A 76-year-old male with multivessel disease:

LAD/Diag 2 bifurcation PCIMini crush techniqueStent enhancement assessment
Dr. Christoph K. Naber

Operator

Christoph K. Naber
T Schmitz

Operator

Thomas Schmitz
Alexander Wolf

Operator

Alexander Wolf

Innovating imaging for structural heart interventions

18 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

SYMETIS ACURATE neo™ TF TAVI system: demonstrating the unique self-expandable valve technology

17 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

A LAD bifurcation with mini crush technique

17 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Consult this session on A LAD bifurcation with mini crush technique presented by M. Haude that includes a LIVE demonstration from Contilia Heart and Vascular Centre, Elisabeth Hospital - Essen, Germany.

Clinical case

A 76-year-old male with multivessel disease:
- LAD/Diag 2 bifurcation PCI
- Mini crush technique
- Stent enhancement assessment

Austria and Germany share their most educational cases: challenging complications during transfemoral TAVI and ways to treat them

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

A LAD CTO by retrograde approach

20 Jan 2017 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2017

Consult this session on a CTO antegrade and retrograde approach, that includes a LIVE demonstration from National Heart Centre - Singapore.

Session "CTO - antegrade and retrograde approach: Part 1"

Prof. Tian-Hai Koh

Chairperson

Tian Hai Koh
T Schmitz

Chairperson

Thomas Schmitz

PCI II

19 Jan 2017 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2017

LIVE case: calcified LAD lesion

From EUROPCR 2016

Consult this LIVE case if you want to learn more about calcified LAD lesion and rotablation atherectomy.

A 74-year-old male with calcified LAD lesion:

LAD rotablationLong DES implantedIVUS assessment
T Schmitz

Operator

Thomas Schmitz
Dr. Christoph K. Naber

Operator

Christoph K. Naber
Alexander Wolf

Operator

Alexander Wolf

LIVE case: PCI of LM bifurcation with mini-crush technique

From EUROPCR 2016

Watch this LIVE case if you want to learn more about PCI of LM bifurcation with mini-crush technique.

A 78-year-old male with multivessel disease:

PCI of RCA is already donePCI of distal left main  Mini crush technique
Dr. Christoph K. Naber

Operator

Christoph K. Naber
T Schmitz

Operator

Thomas Schmitz

Operator

Christoph Jensen

TAVI complications

19 Sep 2016 – From PCR London Valves 2016

PCI of LM bifurcation with mini-crush technique

20 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Watch this session video on PCI of LM bifurcation with mini-crush technique, which includes a LIVE demonstration from Contilia Heart and Vascular Centre, Elisabeth Hospital - Essen, Germany.

Clinical case

A 78-year-old male with multivessel disease:

PCI of RCA is already donePCI of distal left main  Mini crush technique
Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet
William Wijns

Chairperson

William Wijns

Calcified LAD lesion

20 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Consult this Session video if you want to learn more about calcified LAD lesion, which includes a LIVE demonstration from Contilia Heart and Vascular Centre, Elisabeth Hospital - Essen, Germany.

Clinical case

A 74-year-old male with calcified LAD lesion:

LAD rotablationLong DES implantedIVUS assessment

Valvular interventions: Valve-in-valve LIVE demonstration

20 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet
William Wijns

Chairperson

William Wijns

Building the next chapter in structural heart - imaging and intervention

19 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

This video is offered by Boston Scientific and Siemens Healthcare

Dr Bernard Prendergast

Chairperson

Bernard Prendergast

Urgent treatment of a CTO you said?

17 May 2016 – From EuroPCR 2016

T Schmitz

Chairperson

Thomas Schmitz

LIVE case: LAD bifurcation with BRS

From EUROPCR 2015

Watch this LIVE case from the session "How to integrate the currently available bioresorbable scaffolds in daily practice?" on LAD bifurcation with BRS.

A 61-year-old male with two vessel diseases:

RCA is already treated with BRSPOT techniqueOCT control
Dr. Christoph K. Naber

Operator

Christoph K. Naber
T Schmitz

Operator

Thomas Schmitz
Alexander Wolf

Operator

Alexander Wolf

Aortic valve-in-valve interventions

22 Sep 2015 – From PCR London Valves 2015

BVS: You break it, you fix it!

21 Jun 2014

A 67-year-old-female patient, cardiovascular risk factors: hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, family history for ischemic heart disease.

T Schmitz

Author

Thomas Schmitz
Stylianos A. Pyxaras

Author

Stylianos A. Pyxaras
Alexander Wolf

Author

Alexander Wolf
Dr. Christoph K. Naber

Author

Christoph K. Naber

How do we deal with an entrapped rotablator burr

23 May 2014 – From EuroPCR 2014

Chairperson

René Koning
T Schmitz

Chairperson

Thomas Schmitz

Interactive Case Corner 5

13 Dec 2013 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2013

Patients with resistant hypertension: novel treatments and their application in the Middle East

12 Dec 2013 – From GulfPCR-GIM 2013

Prof. Jean Marco

Chairperson

Jean Marco

Chairperson

Mostafa Youssef

Helpful techniques during "extreme" PCI

24 May 2013 – From EuroPCR 2013

Chairperson

Fernando Alfonso Manterola

Chairperson

Mohammad Almutairi

Overcoming TAVI challenges

21 May 2013 – From EuroPCR 2013

Mohammed Balghith

Chairperson

Mohammed Balghith
Georges Ghanem

Chairperson

Georges Ghanem
Stephen Worthley

Chairperson

Stephen Worthley