Scientific Focus Topics 2017
- Impact of CTO revascularization on quality of life, clinical symptoms, and prognosis
- Impact of new wires and devices on the technical approach to CTO PCI
- How to maintain long-term patency after complex PCI – the role of duration and selection of antiplatelet therapy
- Should we use bioresorbable scaffolds in CTO lesions?
- Common comorbidities and CTO-PCI: renal impairment, and the role of contrast media management
- Common comorbidities and CTO-PCI: atrial fibrillation and the choice of antiplatelet therapy and anticoagulation
- CTO-PCI and severe LV dysfunction: the role of cardiac assist systems