Post Tagged with: "Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)"

Stent or Scaffold Thrombosis: Past, Current, and Future Perspectives

Stent or Scaffold Thrombosis: Past, Current, and Future Perspectives

Interventional Cardiology July 4, 2017 at 8:28 AM 0 comments

Hideki Wada,1 Peter C. Mattson,2 *Hiroshi Iwata1 1. Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan 2. Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA *Correspondence to hiroiwata-circ@umin.ac.jp Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 13.03.17 Accepted: 08.15.17 Citation: EMJ IntRead More

Is There an Optimal Duration of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation?

Is There an Optimal Duration of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation?

Interventional Cardiology July 4, 2017 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

*Bernard Cheung,1-3 Yue Fei,1 Man-Fung Tsoi,1 Tommy Tsang Cheung1 1. Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong 2. State Key Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong 3. Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine, The University ofRead More

Editor’s Pick: Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Bifurcation Lesions: A State-of-the-Art Review of Techniques and Dedicated Devices

Editor’s Pick: Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Bifurcation Lesions: A State-of-the-Art Review of Techniques and Dedicated Devices

Interventional Cardiology June 30, 2016 at 8:29 AM 0 comments

Since its inception in the 1970s, percutaneous coronary intervention has become one of the treatments of choice for patients with ischaemic heart disease. Here, Sidhu and Gerber present a comprehensive and up-to-date review on stenting techniques. This includes a look at the evolution of stenting and an evaluation of techniquesRead More

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and Bleeding Complications

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and Bleeding Complications

Interventional Cardiology June 30, 2016 at 8:23 AM 0 comments

*Sudhakar George,1 Rob Butler,1,2 James Nolan,1,2 Mamas A. Mamas1,2 1. Royal Stoke University Hospital, Stoke-on-Trent, UK 2. Keele Cardiovascular Research Group, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, UK *Correspondence to sudhakargeorge@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 04.12.15 Accepted: 18.04.16 Citation: EMJ Int Cardiol. 2016;4[1]:100-109. Abstract Percutaneous coronary interventionRead More