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Coronary Chronic Total Occlusions in the Setting of Acute Myocardial Infarction

Coronary Chronic Total Occlusions in the Setting of Acute Myocardial Infarction

Interventional Cardiology July 4, 2014 at 10:27 AM 0 comments

*Bimmer Claessen, Loes Hoebers, José Henriques Department of Cardiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands *Correspondence to bimmerclaessen@gmail.com Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 17.03.14 Accepted: 16.04.14 Citation: EMJ Int Cardiol. 2014;1:38-43. Abstract Approximately 10-15% of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary interventionRead More

Percutaneous Recanalisation of Coronary Artery Chronic Total Occlusions: A 2014 Update

Percutaneous Recanalisation of Coronary Artery Chronic Total Occlusions: A 2014 Update

Interventional Cardiology July 4, 2014 at 10:23 AM 0 comments

Dimitri Karmpaliotis, *Gregg W. Stone Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital and the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, NY, USA *Correspondence to gs2184@columbia.edu Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 29.01.14 Accepted: 22.04.14 Citation: EMJ Int Cardiol. 2014;1:28-37. Abstract Coronary chronic total occlusions (CTOs) are frequently encountered in clinicalRead More