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

March 2020

Volume 15 Number 16

This issue offers a comprehensive meta-analysis of periprocedural myocardial infarction in 24 prospective studies and 44,972 patients; coronary lithotripsy is examined with the role of intravascular lithotripsy to precipitate ventricular ectopics and asynchronous cardiac pacing; new information on bioprosthetic valve fracture, a procedure increasingly performed to improve the outcomes of transcatheter aortic ViV; the impact of myocardial fibrosis in TAVI patients; and stroke risk after transcatheter mitral valve repair.

Highlights from this issue

BRS vs EES in STEMI
BRS vs EES in STEMI
Brugaletta S, Gori T, Tousek P, Gomez-Lara J, Pinar E, Ortega-Paz L, Schulz E, Kocka V, Münzel T, Cequier A, Buono A, Serruys P, Sabate M
March 20, 2020
DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-19-00773

Interventions for valvular disease and heart failure

Coronary interventions