Tag: Dr. Shon Chakrabarti


New Clinical Publication: Long-Term Outcomes of Complex, High-Risk PCI Patients

Dr. Shon Chakrabarti shares information on a recent publication from the Journal of Interventional Cardiology by Dr. Francesco Burzotta and colleagues on data from the Roma-Verona Registry. This study examined the long-term outcomes of complex high-risk patients with multivessel disease who were considered unsuitable for surgery and received an Impella-supported Protected PCI. Dr. Burzotta and … Continue reading “New Clinical Publication: Long-Term Outcomes of Complex, High-Risk PCI Patients”

Exchanging a Balloon Pump with the Impella CP® Heart Pump: Case Review

In this case presentation, Dr. Shon (Anjan) Chakrabarti of the Sentara Heart Hospital in Norfolk, VA, discusses the use of the Impella CP® device in a 62-year-old woman with obesity, diabetes, and hypertension who required escalation from a previously placed balloon pump. Due to multivessel disease, the patient was deemed too high risk for bypass … Continue reading “Exchanging a Balloon Pump with the Impella CP® Heart Pump: Case Review”