Tag: Impella Prior to PCI

How Early Shock Diagnosis and Impella® Insertion Impacts PCI Outcomes and Costs

Dr. Alfred Valles, an interventional cardiologist, shares a case of inferior STEMI with shock that demonstrates remarkable patient management. By identifying shock, completing an aortoiliac angiography and inserting an Impella® device prior to PCI, Dr. Alfred managed a successful patient outcome and possibly a significant cost savings. Tweet this, find educational opportunities near you or subscribe.