A trailblazer in interventional cardiology, Dr. Antonio Colombo combines his vast experience with that of Goran Stankovic and distinguished colleagues to share tips and tricks for dealing with diseased coronary arteries. Whether discussing his 'crushing and kissing' techniques or the stenting of tortuous vessels in the elderly, Dr. Colombo and his colleagues' texts and case commentaries provide the reader with succinct and simple advice based on personal experience. They provide the most comprehensive and practical guide available for those involved in coronary artery stenting. The images are all down-loadable in Powerpoint and will be of tremendous use to instructors and students alike.The introduction ota#39;drug-eluting stents represents a major landmark in cardiovascular medicine because it offers the possibility of shifting the ... a drug- eluting stent in a stenosis and we are able to see the final result and know that this result will stay as it is for a long period of time. ... No more spot stenting, or as Dr Marty Leon remarked: a#39;Antonio you should aquot;stent every spota#39;aquot;. ... The concepts expressed are a clear departure from our prior work Tips aamp; Tricks in Interventional Cardiology.
|Title||:||Colombo's Tips & Tricks for Drug Eluting Stents|
|Author||:||Antonio Colombo, Goran Stankovic|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2005-03-08|