Chronic Total Occlusion

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CTO, previous interventions predict adverse events in LIBERTY 360° cohort

CTO, previous interventions predict adverse events in LIBERTY 360° cohort
July 9, 2018
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PROGRESS CTO registry highlights feasibility of hybrid approach at experienced centers

April 27, 2018
SAN DIEGO — As chronic total occlusion PCI continues to evolve with new equipment and techniques, new data from the PROGRESS CTO Registry — the largest study…
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A Challenging Case of Failed CTO PCI: Was It Worth It?

Cardiology Today's Intervention, March/April 2018
Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD
It was 9 p.m. when the case ended. It was a 3-hour chronic total occlusion attempt that failed, fortunately without any complications. Returning home tired, both…
Complex Coronary Corner

CTO PCI: Should We Do, Rather Than Can We Do?

Cardiology Today's Intervention, January/February 2018
Michael S. Lee, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Chronic total occlusion is commonly observed in patients who undergo coronary angiography. Successful recanalization of CTO can improve patient symptoms, as assessed by…
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VIDEO: Disappointments, concerns stem from DECISION-CTO trial results

April 13, 2017
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Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Scientific Sessions

Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions Scientific Sessions

CTO Corner

The Asia Pacific CTO Algorithm: Think Global, Act Local

Cardiology Today's Intervention, September/October 2017
Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD
The development of the hybrid algorithm to guide crossing of coronary chronic total occlusions was a pivotal event in…
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