Coronary Stenting: A Companion to Topol's Textbook of Interventional Cardiology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323325011, 9780323248471

Coronary Stenting: A Companion to Topol's Textbook of Interventional Cardiology

1st Edition

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Authors: Matthew Price
Print ISBN: 9780323325011
eBook ISBN: 9780323248471
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 5th August 2013
Page Count: 256


Make optimal use of the latest coronary stenting techniques and adjunctive devices with well-rounded guidance from Coronary Stenting, a companion volume to Dr. Topol’s Textbook of Interventional Cardiology. This comprehensive, up-to-date interventional cardiology book keeps you abreast of the latest trial data on efficacy and safety as well as cutting-edge clinical applications in coronary stenting. 

"This book guides you through everything in percutaneous intervention that you need to know." Reviewed by Perfusion, Apr 2015

Key Features

  • Achieve optimal outcomes and minimize complications with expert guidance from the foremost teachers and writers in the field of interventional cardiology.
  • Implement the latest knowledge on cutting-edge topics such as drug-eluting stent design; appropriate interpretation of randomized clinical trials and comparative effectiveness studies of coronary stents; the use of fractional flow reserve, intravascular ultrasound and optical coherence tomography to optimize lesion selection and stent implantation; anterograde and retrograde approaches to chronic total occlusions; and percutaneous revascularization of diabetics and patients with left main or multivessel disease.
  • Quickly and easily find the coronary stenting information you need thanks to highly templated chapters and high-quality full-color illustrations that incorporate the latest clinical trial data into recommendations for proper patient and device selection.
  • Access the fully searchable text online, download images, and more at Expert Consult.

Table of Contents

Section 1 Prologue

Chapter 1 Development of Coronary Stents: A Historical Perspective

Section 2 Basic Principles

Chapter 2 Fundamentals of Drug-Eluting Stent Design

Chapter 3 Pre-Clinical Evaluation of Coronary Stents

Chapter 4 Design, Analysis, and Interpretation of Comparative Effectiveness Studies and Randomized Clinical Trials of Coronary Stents

Chapter 5 Pathology of Drug-Eluting Stents in Humans

Chapter 6 Bioresorbable Coronary Scaffolds

Section 3 Clinical Use

Chapter 7 Efficacy and Safety of Bare Metal and Drug-Eluting Stents

Chapter 8 Clinical Presentation, Evaluation, and Treatment of Restenosis

Chapter 9 Intravascular Ultrasound-Guided Coronary Stent Implantation

Chapter 10 Optical Coherence Tomography: Stent Implantation and Evaluation

Chapter 11 Fractional Flow Reserve-Guided Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Chapter 12 Optimal Antithrombotic Therapy

Section 4 Specific Lesion Subsets

Chapter 13 The Role of Drug-Eluting Stents or Cardiac Bypass Surgery in the Treatment of Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease

Chapter 14 Left Main Coronary Artery Stenting

Chapter 15 Stenting Approaches to the Bifurcation Lesion

Chapter 16 Chronic Total Occlusions

Chapter 17 Bypass Graft Intervention

Chapter 18 Stenting in Acute Myocardial Infarction



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About the Author

Matthew Price

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Scripps Green Hospital; Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Scripps Clinic; Assistant Professor, Scripps Translational Science Institute, La Jolla, California