Manual of Coronary Chronic Total Occlusion Interventions, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0128004320
  • ISBN-13: 9780128004326
  • DDC: 616.13
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 286 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Manual of Coronary Chronic Total Occlusion Interventions: A Step-by-Step Approach is a practical, easy to read reference for coronary chronic total occlusion interventions (CTO). Written by recognized national and international experts in the field, this reference compiles the steps necessary to preform, pitfalls to watch out for, and troubleshooting needed for coronary chronic total occlusion interventions (CTO).A practical, case-oriented and easy to read reference with illustrations and step-by-step guidance for coronary chronic total occlusion interventions (CTO). Includes expert guidance reviewed by leaders in the field with both large clinical experience with high success rates and extensive experience proctoring CTOs in multiple clinical centers.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Contributors.
1: CTO Interventions: Definition, Prevalence, Indications, Guidelines.
2: Equipment.
3: The Basics.
4: Antegrade Wire Escalation the Foundation of CTO PCI.
5: Antegrade Dissection/re-entry.
6: The Retrograde Approach.
7: Putting It All Together: The “hybrid” Approach.
8: “balloon Uncrossable” Ctos.
9: “balloon Undilatable” Ctos.
10: Radiation Management during CTO PCI.
11: Stenting of CTO Lesions.
12: Complications.
13: How to Build a Successful CTO Program.
14: Equipment Commonly Utilized in CTO Interventions.
15: Commonly Used Acronyms in CTO Interventions.