Feb 5, 2024

Volume 20 Number 3

This issue brings an expert review on the evaluation and management of CTO PCI patients; a study from the European CTO registry on the elements that contribute to a successful CTO PCI; the Dynamic Coronary Roadmap PCI navigation support tool allowing roadmapping for contrast reduction in PCI; outcomes after drug-eluting stent implantation in ostial RCA lesions; the ORBITA-COSMIC trial design on a coronary sinus reducer in refractory angina; and more... 


Complete revascularisation should be immediate in STEMI: pros and cons
Kastrati A, Kessler T, Rinaldi R, Brugaletta S

Expert Consensus

Evaluation and management of patients with coronary chronic total occlusions considered for revascularisation. A clinical consensus statement of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI) of the ESC, the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) of the ESC, and the ESC Working Group on Cardiovascular Surgery
Galassi AR, Vadalà G, Werner GS, Cosyns B, Sianos G, Hill J, Dudek D, Picano E, Novo G, Andreini D, Gerber BLM, Buechel R, Mashayekhi K, Thielmann M, McEntegart M, Vaquerizo B, Di Mario C, Stojkovic S, Sandner S, Bonaros N, Lüscher TF

Original Research

Contemporary outcomes of chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention in Europe: the ERCTO registry
Vadalà G, Galassi AR, Werner GS, Sianos G, Boudou N, Garbo R, Maniscalco L, Bufe A, Avran A, Gasparini GL, La Scala E, Ladwiniec A, Saghatelyan M, Goktekin O, Gorgulu S, Reifart N, Agostoni P, Rathore S, Ayoub M, Behnes M, Atmowihardjo I, Iannaccone M, Diletti R, Di Mario C, Mashayekhi K, EURO CTO investigators obot

Editorial comment

Chronic total occlusion percutaneous coronary intervention: the next chapter
Brilakis E, Al-Ogaili A
Dynamic Coronary Roadmap versus standard angiography for percutaneous coronary intervention: the randomised, multicentre DCR4Contrast trial
Hennessey B, Danenberg H, De Vroey F, Kirtane AJ, Parikh M, Karmpaliotis D, Messenger JC, Strobel A, Curcio A, van Mourik MS, Eshuis P, Escaned J
open access
Ostial right coronary artery lesion morphology and outcomes after treatment with drug-eluting stents
Yamamoto K, Sato T, Salem H, Chen Y, Matsumura M, Bletnitsky N, Fall KN, Prasad M, Ng VG, Sethi SS, Nazif T, Parikh SA, Vahl TP, Ali ZA, Karmpaliotis D, Rabbani LE, Collins MB, Leon MB, McEntegart M, Moses JW, Kirtane AJ, Mintz GS, Maehara A

Trial Design

A double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial of the coronary sinus Reducer in refractory angina: design and rationale of the ORBITA-COSMIC trial
Foley MJ, Rajkumar CA, Ahmed-Jushuf F, Simader F, Pathimagaraj RH, Nijjer S, Sen S, Petraco R, Clesham G, Johnson T, Harrell Jr FE, Kellman P, Francis D, Shun-Shin M, Howard J, Cole G, Al-Lamee R
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