Chronic Total Occlusion

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A Conversation With Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD, FSCAI

A Conversation With Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD, FSCAI
Cardiology Today's Intervention, May/June 2019
CTO Corner

Hiking and CTO PCI: Lessons Learned

Cardiology Today's Intervention, March/April 2019
Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD
One might not think there are many similarities between hiking and chronic total occlusion PCI, but a recent family trip led me to think there are many lessons about…
FDA News

FDA approves stent platform to treat chronic total occlusions

February 26, 2019
Medtronic announced today that the FDA has approved its drug-eluting stent platform for treatment of de novo chronic total occlusion lesions in patients with CAD. The…
In the Journals

Transradial access reduces bleeding in CTO PCI

February 20, 2019
Compared with transfemoral access, transradial access was associated with less major bleeding and similar procedural outcomes in patients undergoing PCI for chronic…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Disappointments, concerns stem from DECISION-CTO trial results

April 13, 2017
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5 Questions with Dr. Bhatt

A Conversation With Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD, FSCAI

Cardiology Today's Intervention, May/June 2019
For this issue, Dr. Bhatt talks with Cardiology Today’s Intervention Editorial Board Member Emmanouil S
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