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VOLUME IVOLUME I – Diagnosis
Foreword: A European touch 
Valentin Fuster  
Introduction: Bringing it all together, the Genesis of the PCR EAPCI textbook 
Eric Eeckhout, Patrick W. Serruys, William Wijns, Alec Vahanian, Marc van Sambeek, Rodney de Palma  
Part I – Foundations of interventional cardiovascular medicine
A history of cardiac catheterisation 
Michel E. Bertrand, Bernhard Meier
A history of percutaneous coronary intervention 
Michel E. Bertrand, Bernhard Meier
Right and left heart catheterisation 
Morton J. Kern
Vascular access 
Olivier Bertrand, Rodney de Palma, David Meerkin  2014  2 
Vascular closure 
Anouska M. Moynagh, Marie-Claude Morice  2016  
Cardiac transseptal catheterisation 
Gregory Ducrocq, Thomas R.D. Shaw, Habib Gamra, Peter C. Block, Neil R. Grubb, Carlos E. Ruiz, Alec Vahanian  2015  
Catheterisation for peripheral diagnostic and interventional procedures 
Marco Roffi, Robert F. Bonvini
Cardiac catheterisation in children and adults with grown-up congenital heart disease 
Ingo Daehnert, Philipp Lurz, Philipp Bonhoeffer
Endomyocardial biopsy 
Ali Yilmaz, Karin Klingel, Reinhard Kandolf, Udo Sechtem
Pericardiocentesis 
John D. Groarke, Andrew O. Maree, Igor F. Palacios   2016  
Percutaneous ventricular assistance 
Juan N. Pulido, Charanjit S. Rihal  2016  
Radiation protection 
Eugenio Picano, Maria Grazia Andreassi, Madan M. Rehani, Leonardo Bolognese, Eliseo Vano
Contrast agents and renal protection 
Antonio L. Bartorelli, Giancarlo Marenzi  2014  
Sedation, pain management and resuscitation 
Linda Veldmeijer, Ingeborg HF. Herold, Erik Korsten
Biostatistics for the interventionist 
Tim Collier, Stuart Pocock
Part II – Diagnostic cardiovascular modalities and their application
Cardiac biomarkers 
Evangelos Giannitsis, Christian Hamm, Holger Nef, Hugo A. Katus  2017  
Fundamentals of coronary biomechanics 
Frank Gijsen, Peter Mortier, Matthieu De Beule, Jolanda Wentzel, Patrick Segers
Non-invasive imaging for coronary disease 
Juhani Knuuti, Philipp Kaufmann, Antti Saraste   2014  
Non-invasive imaging for structural heart disease 
Victoria Delgado, Nina Ajmone Marsan, Maarten Witsenburg, Carl Schultz, Martin J. Schalij, Jeroen J. Bax  2014  
Imaging for peripheral artery disease 
Peter M. Pattynama  2016  
Invasive diagnostic coronary angiography 
Guy R. Heyndrickx, Aaron J. Peace, Chrysafios Girasis, Christoph K. Naber, Christos V. Bourantas, Patrick W. Serruys   2015  
Invasive haemodynamic assessment 
Paul Sorajja, Rick A. Nishimura
Invasive physiological assessment of coronary disease 
Pim A.L. Tonino, Jan-Willem E.M. Sels, Nico H.J. Pijls  2014  2 
Assessment of coronary vasoreactivity and the microcirculation 
Thomas F Lüscher, Andreas F. Flammer, Amir Lerman
Intracardiac echocardiography 
Anna E. Bortnick, Frank E. Silvestry, Howard C. Herrmann  
Intravascular ultrasound 
Hector M. García-García, Fernando Alfonso  2015  
Optical coherence tomography 
Evelyn Regar, Francesco Prati   2016  
Near-infrared spectroscopy 
James A. Goldstein, Salvatore Brugaletta, Sean P. Madden, Stephen T. Sum, Simon R. Dixon, Ryan D. Madder, Patrick W. Serruys, James E. Muller  2015  
VOLUME IIVOLUME II – Intervention I
Part III – Percutaneous interventions for cardiovascular disease
Guide catheters and wires 
Soo Teik Lim, Tian Hai Koh   2016  2 
Balloon angioplasty technology 
Tassilo Bonzel, Christian Hamm, Volker Schächinger, Gerhard Strupp, Didier Tchetche  2014  
Coronary artery stents 
Scot Garg, Anna Franzone, Patrick W Serruys, Stephan Windecker  2015  
Bioresorbable scaffolds 
Yoshinobu Onuma, Antoine Lafont, Alexandre Abizaid, Ron Waksman, John Ormiston, Patrick W. Serruys  2015  
Drug-coated balloons 
Bruno Scheller  2016  
Rotational atherectomy 
Farrel Hellig, Shaheen Pandie, Emanuele Barbato, Antonio Colombo, Guy R. Heyndrickx   2015  
Directional atherectomy 
Antonio Colombo, Azeem Latib
Laser therapy 
Michael Haude, Miltos Papalexandris, Hubertus Degen
Distal protection and thrombectomy 
Marco Valgimigli, Simone Biscaglia, Marianna Adamo  2016  
Bifurcation lesions 
Thierry Lefèvre, Yves Louvard, Marie-Claude Morice  2016  2 
Ostial lesions 
Christoph K. Naber, Thomas Schmitz, Eberhard Grube, Georg V. Sabin
Left main coronary artery disease 
Vasim Farooq, Patrick W. Serruys, Greg W. Stone, Renu Virmani, Alaide Chieffo, Jean Fajadet  2015  
Chronic total occlusions 
Gerald S. Werner  2015  
Saphenous vein graft disease 
Gabriel Maluenda, Pierfrancesco Agostoni, Pieter R. Stella, Paul Vermeersch, Itsik Ben-Dor, Lowell F. Satler, Ron Waksman, Augusto D. Pichard  2015  
Risk stratification and risk models in revascularisation 
Scot Garg, David R. Holmes  2015  
Interventions for stable coronary disease 
Pradyumna E. Tummala, Bill D. Gogas, Robert Guyton, David O. Williams, Spencer B. King III  2015  
Interventions for ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction 
Dariusz Dudek, Carlo Di Mario, Giuseppe De Luca, Artur Dziewierz, Tomasz Rakowski  2016  
Interventions for non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes 
Helge Möllmann, Holger M. Nef, Sebastian Szardien, Jean-Pierre Bassand, Christian W. Hamm
Interventions for patients with diabetes mellitus 
Manel Sabaté  2016  
Lesion and patient subsets: chronic kidney disease 
Flavio Ribichini, Roberto Scarsini, Gabriele Pesarini, Valeria Ferrero, Corrado Vassanelli  2016  
Secondary revascularisation 
Hernán David Mejía-Rentería, Nieves Gonzalo, Javier Escaned  2016  
Hybrid interventions 
Oana Bodea, Frank Van Praet, Hugo Vanermen, Philippe Kolh, Bernard De Bruyne
Cardiogenic shock 
Holger Thiele, Pascal Vranckx, Gerhard Schuler   2017  2 
The prevention and management of complications during percutaneous coronary intervention 
Rodney De Palma, Christian Roguelov, Adel Aminian, Olivier Muller, Tito Kabir, Eric Eeckhout
Stent thrombosis 
Dean J. Kereiakes, Ian J. Sarembock  2015  
In-stent restenosis 
Vasim Farooq, Lorenz Räber, Bill D. Gogas, Patrick W. Serruys  2015  
Peri-procedural and post-procedural antithrombotic pharmacotherapy 
Kurt Huber  2016  2 
Secondary prevention and follow-up 
Francois Schiele  2015  
VOLUME IIIVOLUME III – Intervention II
Part III – Percutaneous interventions for cardiovascular disease
Percutaneous balloon mitral commissurotomy  
Alec Vahanian, Dominique Himbert, Eric Brochet, Gregori Ducrocq, Marina Urena, Bernard Iung  2016  
Percutaneous mitral valve repair 
Ted Feldman, Olaf Franzen  2017  
Transcatheter mitral valve implantation 
Maurizio Taramasso, Andrea Guidotti, Neil Moat, Anson Cheung, Dominique Himbert, Alison Duncan, Alasdair J. Watson, Nico Piazza, Francesco Maisano New 
Transcatheter tricuspid valve interventions 
Jean-Michel Juliard, Alec Vahanian, Azeem Latib, Eric Brochet, Phalla Ou, Dominique Himbert, Maurizio Taramasso, Francesco Maisano New 
Balloon aortic valvuloplasty 
Hélène Eltchaninoff, John G. Webb  
Transcatheter aortic valve implantation 
Nicolo Piazza, Alain Cribier, Rodney De Palma  2016  3 
Percutaneous pulmonary valvuloplasty 
Louise Coats, Philipp Lurz, Ingo Daehnert, Philipp Bonhoeffer  
Percutaneous pulmonary valve implantation 
Robert Wagner, Ingo Daehnert, Philipp Bonhoeffer, Philipp C. Lurz  2016  
Atrial septal defect and patent foramen ovale closure 
Jochen Wöhrle   2016  
Ventricular septal defect closure 
Gianfranco Butera, Quang N. Nguyen, Biagio Castaldi, Luciane Piazza, Massimo Chessa, Mario Carminati   2016  
Patent ductus arteriosus closure 
Massimo Chessa, Biagio Castaldi, Gianfranco Butera, Diana Gabriela Negura, Mario Carminati  2016  
Left atrial appendage occlusion 
Daniel H. Steinberg, Stefan Bertog, Jennifer Franke, Jens Wiebe, Nina Wunderlich, Horst Sievert  2017  
Coarctation of the aorta 
Benjamin G. Smith, Shakeel A. Qureshi  2016  
Interventions for congenital and acquired pulmonary vein stenosis 
James .R. Bentham, Neil. Wilson
Percutaneous closure of paravalvular leaks 
Yuriy Dudiy, MD, Tilak K. R. Pasala, MD Carlos E. Ruiz, MD, PhD   2017  
Carotid artery stenting 
Alberto Cremonesi, Marco Roffi, Estevao Carvalho De Campos Martins, Fausto Castriota  2016  
Subclavian, brachiocephalic and vertebral interventions 
Alberto Cremonesi, Marco Roffi, Estevao Carvalho De Campos Martins, Fausto Castriota  2016  
Thoracic and abdominal aortic disease 
Christoph A. Nienaber, Edith M. Willigendael, Ibrahim Akin, Stephan Kische, Marc R.H.M. Van Sambeek
Interventions in the reno-visceral circulation 
Thomas Zeller  2017  
Peripheral arterial occlusive disease 
Nicolas Diehm, Alberto Cremonesi, Andrej Schmidt, Dierk Scheinert, Iris Baumgartner 2 
Interventions for varicose veins 
Renate R. Van Den Bos, Mickael A. Kockaert, Martino H.A. Neumann  2016  
Closure of arteriovenous fistulae and malformations 
Stefan C. Bertog, Daniel H. Steinberg, Jennifer Franke, Nina Wunderlich, Horst Sievert, Peter N. Ruygrok  2015  
Alcohol septal ablation for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy 
Hubert Seggewiss, Angelos G. Rigopoulos  2015  
Alternative techniques to alcohol septal ablation for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy 
Bachir Allam, Eric Durand, Antoine Lafont  2015  
Concept, Techniques and Clinical Effectiveness of Renal Nerve Ablation in Hypertension 
Andrea Denegri, Isabella Sudano, Christian Templin, Ulf Landmesser, Felix Mahfoud, Thomas F. Lüscher  2017  
Techniques of myocardial stem cell delivery 
Jozef Bartunek, Anthony Mathur, Marc Vanderheyden  
Cell-based regenerative therapy 
Abdul M. Mozid, Samer Arnous, Matthew Lovell, Anthony Mathur
Pulmonary embolism and pulmonary hypertension 
Klaus Distelmaier, Irene M. Lang  2017  
Balloon pulmonary angioplasty 
Hiroto Shimokawahara, Aiko Ogawa, Hiromi Matsubara New 
Endovascular treatment of acute ischemic stroke 
Maxim Mokin, Adnan H. Siddiqui, Elad I. Levy, L. Nelson Hopkins  2017  
VOLUME IVVOLUME IV – Perspectives
Part IV – Interventional cardiovascular medicine into context
The Heart team 
Stuart J. Head, Nicolas M. Van Mieghem, Patrick W. Serruys, Arie Pieter Kappetein  2014  1 
Secondary prevention of atherothrombotic cardiovascular disease. 
Guy De Backer, Paul Dendale, Christiaan Vrints  2017   New 
Patient information, ethics, and informed consent 
Daniel Bromage, Marko Noc, Jean Marco
The cardiac catheterisation laboratory environment 
Jacques J. Koolen, Rodney De Palma, Lukas Dekker
Administration and data collection 
Andreas Baumbach, Peter F Ludman
Registry studies and post-marketing surveillance 
Stefan James, Ole Fröbert  2015  
Clinical trial design 
Pallav Garg, Adnan Kastrati, Laura Mauri  2017  
Quality of life assessment 
Mattie Lenzen, Ron Van Domburg, Susanne S. Pedersen  2016  
Risk-benefit analysis 
Salvatore Brugaletta, Patrick W. Serruys, Vasim Farooq, Arie Pieter Kappetein, Sally C. Stearns  2015  
Cost and cost-effectiveness  Chapter updated in progress
Isabelle Durand-Zaleski  2017  
Interventional cardiology training 
Carlo Di Mario, Michael Haude, Martine Gilard, Lino Goncalves, Ulf Jensen  2017  
Consensus on definitions of clinical endpoints: percutaneous coronary and valvular intervention trials 
Pascal Vranckx, Donald E. Cutlip, Roxana Mehran, Martin B. Leon, Patrick W. Serruys  2017  2 
Consensus on definitions of clinical endpoints : carotid artery and supra-aortic trunk revascularisation trials 
Alberto Cremonesi, Marco Roffi, Carlo Setacci
Part V – Annexes
Interventional pharmacology 
Sotiris Antoniou, Paul Wright, Rodney de Palma
Interventional innovation landscape 
Hollis Call, Eric Lehto, Paul Cummins, Patrick W. Serruys  2014  
ARC definitions of clinical endpoints for interventional trials 
Pascal Vranckx, William Wijns
Cardiology audit and registration data standards 
Abridged ESC guidelines for interventional practice  2015  
The global burden of cardiovascular disease  2015  
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