December 2018

Volume 30 Issue 12
We report acute lead fracture during pacemaker implantation. Suturing the lead without the sleeve might damage the lead. To avoid this result, we suggest tying knots tightly, but not too vigorously.
Pretreatment with P2Y12 inhibitors before primary percutaneous coronary intervention can reduce the incidence of major adverse cardiovascular event rate in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction patients. We investigated differences in coronary r…
The aim of this study was to investigate the safety and efficacy of atherectomy devices in obese patients with coronary artery calcification.
The STS/ACC TVT-TAVR score was estimated in 195 veterans undergoing TAVR from 2015-2017; in-hospital and 30-day mortality rates were evaluated.