Post Tagged with: "Percutaneous Coronary Intervention"

Revolution of Drug-Eluting Coronary Stents: An Analysis of Market Leaders

Revolution of Drug-Eluting Coronary Stents: An Analysis of Market Leaders

*Ashok S. Thakkar,1 Bhargav A. Dave2,3 1. Clinical Research, Meril Life Sciences Pvt., Ltd, Vapi, India 2. Manish Therapy Services, Madison Heights, Texas, USA 3. Department of Physical Therapy, Srinivas University, Mangaluru, Karnataka, India *Correspondence to drashokthakkar@gmail.com Disclosure: Ashok S. Thakkar is an employee of Meril Life Science Pvt., Ltd.Read More

Coronary Bifurcation Disease and Bifurcation Stenting: A Practical Approach

Coronary Bifurcation Disease and Bifurcation Stenting: A Practical Approach

Interventional Cardiology July 4, 2014 at 10:46 AM 0 comments

Riccardo Colantonio,1 Enrico Romagnoli,2 *Giuseppe Sangiorgi2,3 1. Department of Cardiology, Cardiac Cath Lab, San Pietro Hospital, Rome, Italy 2. Department of Cardiology, Cardiac Cath Lab, Policlinico Casilino, Rome, Italy 3. Department of Cardiology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy *Correspondence to gsangiorgi@gmail.com Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received:Read More

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

The Woest Study: Is Now the Time to Update the Recommendations Regarding the Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients with Indication for Oral Anticoagulation Undergoing Coronary Stent Implantation?

The Woest Study: Is Now the Time to Update the Recommendations Regarding the Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients with Indication for Oral Anticoagulation Undergoing Coronary Stent Implantation?

Interventional Cardiology December 30, 2013 at 2:11 AM 0 comments

Andrea Rubboli Consultant Cardiologist, Division of Cardiology, Laboratory of Interventional Cardiology, Ospedale Maggiore, Bologna, Italy Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Citation: EMJ Int Cardiol. 2013;1:59-62. Abstract Triple therapy (TT) of warfarin, aspirin, and clopidogrel is currently recommended as the antithrombotic therapy for patients with an indication for oral anticoagulationRead More