Optical Coherence Tomography Guidance for Percutaneous Intervention
William Wijns, MD, PhD Stylianos A. Pyxaras, MD
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Aims: angiography has limited value for identifying the causes of stent thrombosis (ST). We studied a large cohort of patients by optical coherence tomography (OCT) to explore ST characteristics and mechanisms. Cliquez pour voir plus :: Click to see more Mechanisms of stent thrombosis analysed by optical coherence tomography: insights from the national PESTO French registry
A normal coronary angiography … really?
Nicolas Amabile & Christophe Caussin
Institut Mutualiste Montsouris, Paris
- A 65 year-old man was referred for transient ST elevation MI.
- Medical history:
- Thrombophilia (FV Leiden)
- CV risk factors: Mild dyslipidemia
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Geraud Souteyrand, MD; Nicolas Amabile, MD, PhD; Nicolas Combaret, MD; Sami Hammas, MD; Francesco Prati, MD, PhD; Colin Berry, MD, PhD; Bruno Pereira, MD; Jean-Rene Lusson, MD; Christophe Caussin, MD; Pascal Motreff, MD, PhD
Aims: To assess whether a strategy of invasive management without stents in selected acute coronary syndrome (ACS) patients with a large thrombus burden (LTB) might be feasible and safe. Cliquez pour voir plus :: Click to see more Invasive management without stents in selected acute coronary syndrome patients with a large thrombus burden: a prospective study of optical coherence tomography guided treatment decisions