Axillary Access Case Review: High-Risk PCI on an Unprotected Left Main Coronary Artery
Dr. Elias Haddad of Vanderbilt University Medical Center presents a case of a surgical turndown patient with cirrhosis, severe aortic valve stenosis, severe coronary artery disease, and LAD with moderate severe calcification.
Dr. Haddad outlines his decision-making and considerations in the procedure planning for this Protected PCI using axillary access. Additionally, he discusses pre-close solutions for explantation and his experience as a participant in the Tennessee Interventional Forum.
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