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EuroIntervention is pleased to share with you our State-of-the-Art publications collection. Find below high-level insights on general topics of interventional interest, written by top-class international experts.

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Mitral Valve Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Repair

Hausleiter J, Stocker TJ, Adamo M, Karam N, Swaans MJ, Praz F

January 23, 2023 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-22-00725

Recanalisation of Coronary Chronic Total Occlusions

Di Mario C, Mashayekhi K, Garbo R, Pyxaras S, Ciardetti N, Werner G

September 20, 2022 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-21-01117

A detailed overview of indications, challenges and treatment strategies for recanalisation of chronic total occlusions.


Percutaneous Coronary Intervention of Bifurcation Lesions

Hildick-Smith D, Arunothayaraj S, Stankovic G, Chen S

July 22, 2022 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-21-01065

Description of technically important characteristics of bifurcation lesions and summary of evidence supporting contemporary bifurcation techniques.


Management of In-Stent Restenosis

Alfonso F, Coughlan J, Giacoppo D, Kastrati A, Byrne R

June 3, 2022 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-21-01034

A comprehensive review of diagnostic and therapeutic evidence-based strategies for the management of in-stent restenosis.


Antiplatelet Therapy After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Angiolillo D, Galli M, Collet J, Kastrati A, O'Donoghue M

April 1, 2022 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-21-00904

A richly illustrated review summarizing current evidence and discussing future directions of antiplatelet therapy regimens after percutaneous coronary intervention.


Echocardiographic Guidance in Transcatheter Structural Cardiac Interventions

Agricola E, Meucci F, Ancona F, Pardo Sanz A, Zamorano JL

February 18, 2022 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-21-00582

A richly illustrated review focusing on echocardiographic guidance for transcatheter cardiovascular interventions.

Myocardial Infarction With Non-Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease 

Lindahl B, Baron T, Albertucci M, Prati F

December 3, 2021 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-21-00426

Summary of the epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of Myocardial Infarction With Non-Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease.


Transcatheter Treatment for Tricuspid Valve Disease 

Praz F, Muraru D, Kreidel F, Lurz P, Hahn R, Delgado V, Senni M, von Bardeleben R, Nickenig G, Hausleiter J, Mangieri A, Zamorano J, Prendergast B, Maisano F

November 19, 2021 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-21-00695

This State-of-the-Art reviews the available transcatheter therapies for tricuspid valve disease and the main criteria for patient and device selection.


Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Degenerated Surgical Aortic Valves

Tarantini G, Dvir D, Tang G

October 20, 2021 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-21-00157

An overview of the most significant periprocedural challenges and strategies for valve-in-valve transcatheter aortic valve implantation.


Glucose-Lowering Therapy in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention 

Johansson I, Dicembrini I, Mannucci E, Cosentino F

October 1, 2021 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-20-01250

This State-of-the-Art paper provides a focused overview of the current management options for patients with diabetes and pre-diabetes undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention.


Robotics, Imaging, and Artificial Intelligence in the Catheterisation Laboratory 

Beyar R, Davies J, Cook C, Dudek D, Cummins P, Bruining N

September 20, 2021 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-21-00145

This State-of-the-Art focuses on current and future trends of robotics and artificial intelligence for transcatheter cardiovascular procedures.


Management of Cardiogenic Shock 

Thiele H, de Waha-Thiele S, Freund A, Zeymer U, Desch S, Fitzgerald S

August 27, 2021 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-20-01296

This State-of-the-Art focuses on evidence-based therapeutic management of cardiogenic shock following acute myocardial infarction.


Completeness of Revascularisation in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients with Multivessel Disease 

Paradies V, Waldeyer C, Laforgia P, Clemmensen P, Smits P

June 25, 2021 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-20-00957

A State-of-the-Art review on completeness of revascularisation and the assessment of non-culprit lesions in acute coronary syndrome patients with multivessel disease.


Intracoronary Optical Coherence Tomography: State of the Art and Future Directions 

Ali Z, Karimi Galougahi K, Mintz G, Maehara A, Shlofmitz R, Mattesini A

June 11, 2021 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-21-00089

A comprehensive overview on the utility of optical coherence tomography in coronary artery disease, including technical details, device set-up, simplified image interpretation, recognition of imaging artefacts, and an algorithm for guidance of percutaneous coronary intervention.


Lipid-Lowering Therapy and Percutaneous Coronary Interventions 

Koskinas K, Mach F, Räber L

April 20, 2021 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-20-00999

A State-of-the-Art summarising the role of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in the development and progression of coronary artery disease, with pragmatic, guideline-conforming algorithms for lipid management and emphasis on patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention.


Optimising Physiological Endpoints of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention 

Al-Lamee R, Rajkumar C, Ganesananthan S, Jeremias A

April 2, 2021 | 10.4244/EIJ-D-20-00988

A comprehensive State-of-the-Art review summarizing contemporary evidence on ischaemia testing in stable coronary artery disease, and discussing current options for physiological guidance of percutaneous coronary intervention and the assessment of revascularisation results.