D. Chris Metzger, MD
Director of Cardiac and Peripheral Vascular Cath Labs, Medical Director Clinical Research
Wellmont CVA Heart Institute/Wellmont Holston Valley Hospital
Wake Forest Medical Center
Vessel Prep: An Advanced Algorithm for Calcified Above-the-Knee Lesions
Observe a holistic treatment approach to calcified SFA lesions with CSI and Terumo. This live case will focus on the importance of good access, optimal wire and catheter techniques to crossing calcified lesions, and use of orbital atherectomy to prep lesions for adjunctive therapies. Panel discussion will cover the importance of vessel preparation in the era of drug eluting technologies.
This Non-Accredited/Non-Approved for CECHs activity is sponsored by Cardiovascular Systems, Inc and Terumo Interventional Systems.