Roundtable Discussion: Treatment Strategies in Calcified Lesions - ACI 2019

Published: 17 January 2019

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Overview

This expert-led discussion was filmed on 17th January 2019 with Professor Adrian Banning moderating a discussion with Professor Andreas Baumbach, Dr Colm Hanratty and Dr Peter O’Kane. This footage aims to highlight the challenges in treating calcified lesions and discusses the current options available to interventional cardiologists to treat these patients, whilst debating how novel technologies may improve outcomes.

Learning objective

  • The existing technologies available to treat calcified lesions
  • How expert operators are deploying these technologies in their daily practice
  • Emerging Technologies that may improve patient outcomes

Target Audience

  • Interventional Cardiologists
  • Interventional Fellows
  • Allied Healthcare Professionals

Series overview

Part 1

Full discussion

Topics: Calcific disease, treatment strategies, patient/treatment costs, undilated lesions

1 session

Part 2

Session 1: Introduction

Topics: Calcific disease: the problem, hazards, challenges

1 session

Part 3

Session 2: Balloon Strategies

Topics: Cutting-balloon, IVUS, Napkin ring, high-pressure balloons

1 session

Part 4

Session 3: Rotational Artherectomy

Topics: Rotational atherectomy, scoring-balloon, wire systems, laser vs. rotablation

1 session

  • Session 3: Rotational Artherectomy

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Part 5

Session 4: Lithotripsy Balloon

Topics: Intravascular Lithotripsy technology (IVL), Shockwave

1 session

Part 6

Session 5: New Algorithms

Topics: Disruptive technologies, patient/treatment costs, undilated lesions

1 session

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