LINC 2019 live case guide


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Bergamo

4 livecase(s)
  • Tuesday, January 22nd: - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Case 21 – Symptomatic left carotid artery disease in a patient with coronary artery disease

    Center:
    Bergamo
    Case 21 – BG 02: male, 64 years (D-V)
    Operators:
    • Fausto Castriota,
    • Antonio Micari
    CLINICAL DATA
    Stable angina during the last 12 months, 1 hospital admission for TIA (transient dysartria) 1 month ago

    RISK FACTORS
    Hypertension, hypercholesterolemia

    DUPLEX
    Critical LICA stenosis with evidence of a ‚soft‘ plaque

    PROCEDURAL STEPS
    1. Femoral access
    2. Selective angiography
    3. Cerebral protection
    - MOMA 9F (MEDTRONIC) positioning
    4. Stenting
    - C-Guard (Inspire MD)
    5. Postdilatation
    - 5,0/20 mm balloon (BOSTON SCIENTIFIC )
    6. Femoral access haemostasis
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  • Tuesday, January 22nd: - , Room 5 - Global Expert Exchange

    Case 28 - Live case from Bergamo

    Center:
    Bergamo
    Case 28 - Live case from Bergamo
    Operators:
    • Antonio Micari,
    • Fausto Castriota
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  • Tuesday, January 22nd: - , Room 2 - Main Arena 2

    Case 16 – Rapidly progressing right carotid artery disease in a 55-yrs old patient

    Center:
    Bergamo
    Case 16 – BG 01: female, 55 years (C-C)
    Operators:
    • Fausto Castriota,
    • Antonio Micari
    CLINICAL DATA
    CVRFs: hypertension, hypercholesterolemia
    Unstable angina treated with PCI to LAD (DES) in December 2018 (need for 12-month double antiplatelet therapy)

    DUPLEX
    Critical RICA stenosis (NASCET 80%) with evidence of a ‚soft‘ fast-growing plaque (40% at Duplex scan performed in January 2018)

    PROCEDURAL STEPS
    1. Femoral access
    2. Selective angiography
    3. Cerebral protection
    - MOMA 9F (MEDTRONIC) positioning
    4. Stenting
    - Roadsaver (TERUMO) stent
    5. Postdilatation
    - 5,0/20 mm balloon (BOSTON SCIENTIFIC)
    6. Femoral access haemostasis
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  • Tuesday, January 22nd: - , Room 3 - Technical Forum

    Case 26 - Symptomatic left subclavian artery stenosis

    Center:
    Bergamo
    Case 26 – BG 03: female, 78 years (N-S)
    Operators:
    • Antonio Micari,
    • Fausto Castriota
    PRESENT STATE
    During the last 3 months she referred effort left arm pain (while doing homework).
    One week ago 1 episode of marked dizziness while climbing stairs.
    Duplex showed critical left subclavian artery stenosis (then confirmed by angio)

    RISK FACTORS
    Hypertension, hypercholesterolemia
    Known history of CAD (previous PCI to LM-LAD and RCA)

    PROCEDURAL STEPS
    1. Femoral access
    2. Left radial access
    3. Lesion crossing
    - 0.018‘‘ wire
    4. Lesion predilation
    - cutting balloon (WOLVERINE, BOSTON SCIENTIFIC) and drug-coated balloon (RANGER, BOSTON SCIENTIFIC)
    5. Stenting
    - Innova self-expanding stent (BOSTON SCIENTIFIC)
    6. Postdilatation
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