Manual of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions

Manual of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions

A Step-by-Step Approach

1st Edition - October 17, 2020

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  • Author: Emmanouil Brilakis
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128193679
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128193686

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Description

Manual of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions: A Step by Step Approach is a practical, easy to read reference guide on how to perform percutaneous coronary. Written by recognized experts in the field, this reference compiles the necessary steps, lists pitfalls to watch out for, and provides tactics on troubleshooting percutaneous coronary interventions. Written to bring a practical and easy to read approach, this book is perfect for interventional cardiologists, interventional and general cardiology fellows, cardiology researchers, physicians, cardiac catheterization laboratory personnel, technical staff, industry professionals and anyone interested in understanding the cutting-edge and rapidly evolving field of coronary PCI.

Key Features

  • Provides a practical, case-oriented and easy to read reference with four color illustrations and step-by-step guidance for percutaneous coronary intervention
  • Includes expert guidance from leaders with large clinical experience
  • Includes access to a companion website that houses videos that demonstrate various PCI techniques, including narration

Readership

Interventional cardiologists, interventional and general cardiology fellows, cardiology researchers, physicians, cardiac catheterization laboratory personnel, technical staff, industry professionals and everyone else interested in understanding the cutting edge and rapidly evolving field of coronary PCI

Table of Contents

  • Part A: The steps
    1. Planning
    2. Monitoring
    3. Medications
    4. Access
    5. Coronary and graft engagement
    6. Coronary angiography
    7. Selecting target lesion(s)
    8. Wiring
    9. Lesion preparation
    10. Stenting
    11. Access closure
    12. Coronary physiology
    13. Coronary intravascular imaging
    14. Hemodynamic support

    Part B: Complex lesion subsets
    15. Ostial lesions
    16. Bifurcations
    17. Left main
    18. Bypass grafts—prior CABG patients
    19. Calcification
    20. Acute coronary syndromes— thrombus
    21. Chronic total occlusions
    22. Other complex lesions
    23. Balloon uncrossable and balloon undilatable lesions
    24. Complex patient subgroups

    Part C: Complications
    25. Acute vessel closure
    26. Perforation
    27. Equipment loss and entrapment
    28. Other complications: hypotension, radiation skin injury, contrast-induced acute kidney injury
    29. Vascular access complications

    Part D: Equipment
    30. Equipment

Product details

  • No. of pages: 606
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2020
  • Published: October 17, 2020
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128193679
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128193686

About the Author

Emmanouil Brilakis

Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA, FESC, FSCAI Dr. Brilakis is Director of the Center for Complex Coronary Interventions at the Minneapolis Heart Institute and the Center for. After graduating from Lycee Leonin de Patissia, Dr. Brilakis received his medical degree from the National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece. He trained in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases and Interventional Cardiology at the Mayo Clinic. He also completed a Masters in Clinical Research at the Mayo Clinic and a PhD in Clinical Research at the National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece. He served as Director of the VA North Texas Healthcare System Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories from 2004 to 2016. Dr. Brilakis leads a large clinical trial group investigating treatment of chronic total occlusions, prevention and treatment of saphenous vein graft disease, prevention and management of complications, intracoronary imaging, antiplatelet treatment optimization post coronary stenting, radiation safety in the catheterization laboratory, and implementation of novel technologies in healthcare. He is Associate Editor for Circulation and on the editorial board of several other journals and on the Board of Directors of the Cardiovascular Innovations Foundation. He has authored or co-authored over 600 manuscripts and the Manual of CTO Interventions, now in its 2nd edition. He and is lecturing and proctoring at several institutions in the United States and abroad.

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Center for Complex Coronary Interventions, Minneapolis Heart Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Chairman, Center for Coronary Artery Disease, Minneapolis, MN, USA

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  • Mahmoud E. Thu May 06 2021

    The best book for interventional cardiologists

    The best book for interventional cardiologists