In this edition of Dr. Hady Lichaa’s Practice Tips series, Dr. Lichaa details the role of angulated micro-catheters in complex coronary bifurcation PCI. The case example shows a two-stent strategy with a “Reverse Culotte” technique given the large side branch, severity of the side branch ostial disease and the angle of the bifurcation.
Hady Lichaa, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FSVM, RPVI, is an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, and an interventional cardiologist specializing in complex coronary interventions. Dr. Lichaa is a content partner for DocWire News and contributes interventional content several times per month to DocWire News.
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