Chronic Total Occlusion

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In CTO PCI, prior CABG may portend poor outcomes

In CTO PCI, prior CABG may portend poor outcomes
March 20, 2020
In the Journals

Chronic total occlusion PCI in Latin America often successful despite limited resources

February 11, 2020
Chronic total occlusion PCI performed in Latin America is primarily done for angina relief, had a success rate of more than 80% and conferred low incidence of MACE…
Meeting News

CTO PCI similar to medical therapy in CV death, MI risk at 3 years: EURO-CTO

October 3, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — At 3 years, among patients with a chronic total coronary occlusion, those who underwent CTO PCI had similar rates of CV death and MI compared with…
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. Brilakis, MD, PhD, FSCAI, director of the Center for…
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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…
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Meeting News Coverage

VIDEO: Results from 'foundational' study indicate influence of CTO PCI on depression

November 11, 2015
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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…
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