International publications

Chronic Total Coronary Occlusion and Bifurcation Lesions. Lessons from Contemporary Management: Case Report

Coronary disease involving chronic occlusions and bifurcation lesions continues to be a challenge for the interventional cardiologist. Improvement in techniques […]

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Intra-aortic balloon contrapulsation through subclavian access as a bridge to heart transplantation. Case report.

Advanced heart failure is a major health problem, the only definitive alternative for management being heart transplantation or ventricular assist devices. […]

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When can I stop dual antiplatelet therapy in patients with drug-eluting stents?

Stopping dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) (eg, clopidogrel plus aspirin) after 3 months is reasonable in patients with stable ischemic heart disease who have a second-generation drug-eluting […]

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Mechanical thrombectomy using the Solitaire stent in a left main coronary artery: A novel approach to coronary thrombus retrieval

The Solitaire stent is a self-expanding nitinol, fully retrievable stent that was originally designed for applications in cerebral circulation. Expanded indications for its use in mechanical […]

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