The Official Journal of EuroPCR and the European Association of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions (EAPCI)

Focus article

Management of two major complications in the cardiac catheterisation laboratory: the no-reflow phenomenon and coronary perforations


1. Cardiovascular Center Aalst, OLV Clinic, Aalst, Belgium; 2. Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland; 3. Department of Cardiology, University Hospital La Timone, Marseille, France; 4. Unité de Cardiologie Interventionnelle,

The no-reflow phenomenon has been defined in 2001 by Eeckhout and Kern as inadequate myocardial perfusion through a given segment of the coronary circulation without angiographic evidence of mechanical vessel obs

Sign in to read and download the full article

Forgot your password?
No account yet? Sign up for free!
Create my pcr account

Join us for free and access thousands of articles from EuroIntervention, as well as presentations, videos, cases from

Read next article
Rationale and use of antiplatelet and antithrombotic drugs during cardiovascular interventions

Latest news