Updated to include the newest devices and procedures, this practical reference is a clinically oriented guide to interventional cardiology. Chapters by the foremost experts present step-by-step approaches to specific clinical problems and offer guidelines for selecting the most appropriate device and technique. The authors' recommendations are backed by their extensive experience and by evidence-based clinical trials. This Third Edition describes the latest stents and stenting proceduresaincluding local drug delivery with coated stentsaand provides state-of-the-art information on local myocyte injection, distal protection devices, peripheral vascular intervention, and new adjunctive therapies. The concluding chapter previews future developments in the field.The low-profile delivery catheter (2.9 Fr), compatible with a 6 Fr guide catheter, then is advanced over this guidewire ... Interceptor The Interceptor (Medtronic, Minneapolis) is a guidewirefilter device that recently received CE mark of approval.
|Title||:||Strategic Approaches in Coronary Intervention|
|Author||:||Stephen Geoffrey Ellis, David R. Holmes|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2006|