Tag: OCT

Patients with angiographically-intermediate coronary lesions

Using optical coherence tomography (OCT)-to guide percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is associated with a lower occurrence of major adverse cardiac events (MACE) or significant...

TCT 2016: ILUMEN III shows some advantages with OCT

ILUMEN III, the first late-breaking to be presented at the 2016 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics meeting (29 October-2 November, Washington, DC, USA), has met its...

TCT 2016: Late-breakers and first report investigations announced

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) has announced the 11 late-breaking trials and 16 first report investigations that will be presented at the 2016 Transcatheter...
Nicolas Meneveau

ESC 2016: Optical coherence tomography significantly improves functional outcomes after PCI

Nicolas Meneveau (Besancon, France) told delegates at the 2016 European Society of Cardiology (ESC) congress (27–31 August, Rome, Italy) that percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...