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The Interventional Cardiac Catheterization Handbook

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The newly updated Interventional Cardiac Catheterization Handbook helps you to effectively perform common therapeutic interventions. This convenient, pocket-sized handbook provides full-color illustrations and videos showcasing up-to-date, step-by-step methods for the most widely practiced interventional cardiology procedures!


Paperback, 464 Pages

Published: August 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-323-08057-6


    1. The Basics of percutaneous coronary interventions
    2. Arterial and Venous Access and Hemostasis for PCI
    3. Angiography for PCI
    4. Complications of PCI
    5. Antithrombotic and Antiplatelet Therapy for Percutanous Coronary Interventions
    6. Non-Balloon Coronary Interventional Techniques and Devices: Rotational Atherectomy, Thrombectomy, Cutting Balloons, and Embolic Protection Devices
    7. Restenosis and Drug-Eluting Stents
    8. Bifurcation Stenosis PCI
    9. Difficult Subsets for PCI: Calcific vessels, coronary bypass conduits, elderly patients and cardiac transplantation
    10. PCI OF Chronic total Occlusions (CTO)
    11. Aorto-Ostial And Branch Ostial Lesions And Unprotected Left Main Pci
    12. High-Risk Percutaneous Coronary Interventions
    13. Non-angiographic Coronary Lesion Assessment: FFR, IVUS, OCT, NIRS
    14. Peripheral Vascular Intervention
    15. Carotid Artery Stenting
    16. Percutaneous Mitral Commissurotomy and Balloon Aortic Valvuloplasty
    17. Transcatheter Valve Therapies
    18. Pericardiocentesis
    19. Septal ablation for obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    20. Transcatheter Closure of Atrial Septal Defects and Patent Foramen Ovale
    21. Interventions for Failing Hemodialysis Access


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