Case Review: AMI Cardiogenic Shock using Impella CP® Heart Pump Support on a Left Main During Orbital Atherectomy

August 17, 2017

Dr. David Lasorda of Allegheny General Hospital presents a case of AMI cardiogenic shock using Impella CP® Heart Pump Support on a left main involving Orbital Atherectomy. The patient is an 86 year old who was admitted to a community hospital in respiratory distress, was intubated and sent to a tertiary hospital where severe coronary artery disease was found.

Watch the video to learn more about how Dr. Lasorda addressed this challenging case involving a complex, calcified lesion once the patient was transferred to Allegheny Hospital.

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