Tag: Dr. David Lasorda


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

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

Case Review: High-Risk PCI Case Using Impella® Heart Pump Support on an Unprotected Left Main Coronary Artery

Dr. David Lasorda presents a high-risk PCI case using Impella® heart pump support to address an unprotected left main coronary artery with orbital atherectomy. Subscribe, tweet this or join the conversation by following us on Twitter: @ProtectedPCI. IM2-051-17 To learn more about the Impella® platform of heart pumps, including important risk and safety information associated with the use … Continue reading “Case Review: High-Risk PCI Case Using Impella® Heart Pump Support on an Unprotected Left Main Coronary Artery”