Demonstration of the “Drill and Disrupt” Approach for Heavily Calcified Coronary Lesions


Video Supplement to “Rotatripsy: A Hybrid “Drill and Disrupt” Approach for Treating Heavily Calcified Coronary Lesions,” by Aznaouridis, et al. (June 2020 Clinical Images).

A 66-year-old man with end-stage renal disease was admitted with inferolateral STEMI due to occlusion of a heavily calcified CX artery. His clinical course and treatment with rotational atherectomy and intracoronary lithotripsy and stenting are outlined in this video series.

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