Protected PCI: Current Data and Best Practices in High-Risk Patients

Dr. John Lasala interviews Dr. Bill O’Neill, Dr. Bill Lombardi, and Dr. Jeff Moses on the current data regarding high-risk patients
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High-Risk PCI with Impella Support and Atherectomy

Dr. Thom Dahle, Interventional Cardiologist and Director, Valvular Heart Disease Program at St. Cloud Hospital

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New Data from NCSI Demonstrates 72% Survival with 98% Native Heart Recovery

The patients were treated with the NCSI protocol, which includes placing the Impella heart pump before revascularization

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Use the tool to calculate Cardiac Power Output and predict right ventricular failure following LVAD implantation

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Best Practices for Access and Closure with the Impella® Device

Dr. Shon Chakrabarti joins Dr. Alex Truesdell who talks to us about best practices for vascular access and closure and details

NCSI results presented at the 2019 SCAI by @BillONeillMD shows more evidence to support the use of #Impella. Watch his presentation here:

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"I'm thankful for heart recovery because it lets me hang out with these awesome cadets and give back to the community" -Jeff Fisher, Impella Patient

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