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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Protected PCI Patient Selection Tool

Use this tool to determine if a patient may be appropriate to receive a Protected PCI procedure

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Abiomed Cardiogenic Shock Protocol

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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

This case involves a very complex CAD and low ejection fraction. Watch Dr. Tanveer Rab discuss how the heart team decided #ProtectedPCI was the right choice for this patient:

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May is High #BloodPressure Education Month. While high blood pressure may be commonly associated with heart problems, read here how low blood pressure can contribute to coronary heart disease:

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