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Safety and effectiveness of the surfing technique to cross septal collateral channels during retrograde chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention

EuroIntervention 2017;12:e1859-e1867 published online November 2016 published online e-edition February 2017. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00650

1. Quebec Heart and Lung Institute, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada; 2. Quebec Heart and Lung Institute Research Centre, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada; 3. McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; 4. Cardiol

Aims: Septal surfing and distal tip injections are two techniques used for septal crossing in retrograde chronic total occlusion (CTO) percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI). The aim o

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