Roundtable Discussion: The role of IVUS in Contemporary PCI

Roundtable Discussion


During the "Advances in Intravascular imaging" course in London, Simple Education, in association with Radcliffe Cardiology, filmed a roundtable discussion focusing on the topical area of 'The role of IVUS in Contemporary PCI'.

This discussion was moderated by Dr Andrew Sharp (Exeter, UK) who was joined by an expert group of physicians including Prof Takashi Akasaka (Wakayama, Japan), Prof Carlo di Mario (Florence, Italy), Prof Jacek Legutko (Krakow, Poland) and Dr Peter O'Kane (Bournemouth, UK).

The meeting comprised of three panel discussions on a range of topical issues related to all aspects of IVUS Imaging.


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Dr Andrew Sharp (Exeter, UK)
Prof Takashi Akasaka (Wakayama, JP)
Prof Carlo Di Mario (Florence, IT)
Prof Jacek Legutko (Krakow, PL)
Dr Peter O’Kane (Bournemouth, UK)

The assigned learning objectives for this roundtable are listed for your information:

To increase awareness, understanding and adoption of IVUS technology

  • To educate on clinical utilisation of IVUS in specific indications
  • To review current clinical trial data and discuss gaps
  • To analyse use of IVUS in the assessment of complications

This educational activity is intended for an international audience, specifically interventional cardiologists and cardiologists. However, other healthcare professionals involved in the care of coronary artery disease (CAD) patients will also find this topical.