Category: Protected PCI


Protected PCI with Impella and Intravascular Lithotripsy with Shockwave

Dr. Robert Riley of Christ Hospital presents a high-risk PCI case that required hemodynamic support with the Impella CP heart pump and utilized intravascular lithotripsy with Shockwave for vascular access. Subscribe, or join the conversation by following us on Twitter: @ProtectedPCI NPS-196 To learn more about the Impella® platform of heart pumps, including important risk and safety information … Continue reading “Protected PCI with Impella and Intravascular Lithotripsy with Shockwave”

Alexander Truesdell Presents a Case on Cardiomyopathy with Impella Support

Alexander Truesdell, MD, of Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, discusses a case of ischemic cardiomyopathy involving a 70 year old male presenting with diabetes, multi-vessel CAD, LV systolic dysfunction and chronic systolic heart failure. The Inova heart team started with a multi-disciplinary consultation using a Protected PCI algorithm to determine the appropriate treatment option for … Continue reading “Alexander Truesdell Presents a Case on Cardiomyopathy with Impella Support”

Hybrid Closure Technique with Impella

Rajiv Tayal, MD, Director of Structural Heart Disease at JFK Medical Center, presents information from a clinical paper he co-authored regarding vascular closure in Impella supported PCI patients using multiple devices. Read more about The Hybrid Closure Technique: A Potential Standard for Large-Bore Arteriotomy Closure by R. Tayal, et al, in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions Supplement, CRT-200.03. … Continue reading “Hybrid Closure Technique with Impella”

Complex Coronary Intervention with Impella support

Ramesh Adiraju, MD, Interventionalist at Renu-CA Research Institute, presents a case that highlights the importance of having peripheral interventional skills and hemodynamic support for patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD). Subscribe, or join the conversation by following us on Twitter: @ProtectedPCI IMP-075 To learn more about the Impella® platform of heart pumps, including important risk and safety information … Continue reading “Complex Coronary Intervention with Impella support”

Mt. Sinai Protected PCI Algorithm

Download the Mt. Sinai Protected PCI Algorithm to guide decision-making for appropriate use of the Impella 2.5 and Impella CP heart pump for Protected PCI.