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

April 2021

Volume 16 Number 17

In this issue of EuroIntervention, a State-of-the-Art on lipid-lowering therapy and PCI. In the coronary section: thin- versus thick-strut biodegradable polymer stents and the effectiveness of ultrathin-strut DES from the SCAAR registry. A mini focus on acute myocardial infarction with outcomes of STEMI  patients with COVID-19; the use of microvascular function assessment in determining STEMI treatment strategies; the study protocol of EURO-ICE, a trial of selective intracoronary hypothermia to improve primary PCI. In the valvular disease section: the clinical impact of re-clipping or surgery following failed transcatheter mitral valve repair; the predictors and management of transcatheter heart valve thrombosis after transcatheter mitral valve implantation.

Highlights from this issue

COVID-19 in STEMI
COVID-19 in STEMI
Rodriguez-Leor O, Cid Alvarez A, Pérez de Prado A, Rossello X, Ojeda S, Serrador A, López-Palop R, Martin-Moreiras J, Rumoroso J, Cequier A, Ibáñez B, Cruz-González I, Romaguera R, Moreno R
April 20, 2021
DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-20-00935