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The innovation of composite core dual coil coronary guide-wire technology: A didactic coronary chronic total occlusion revascularization case report.
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PMID:  25278725     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The treatment of coronary chronic total occlusions (CTO) continues to solicit technical innovations. As success primarily depends on crossing the lesion with a wire, all aspects regarding tip shape retention, torque precision, and penetration ability of the guide-wire have greatly influenced new techniques and strategies. The world of interventional cardiology has to look carefully at these developments, and to use them accordingly to improve the success rate in ordinary percutaneous coronary interventions. We present a didactical case report of a CTO revascularization treated with a new 'dual core' technology guide-wire.
Authors:
Salvatore Davide Tomasello; Pietro Giudice; Tiziana Attisano; Marouane Boukhris; Alfredo R Galassi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2014-06-01
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the Saudi Heart Association     Volume:  26     ISSN:  1016-7315     ISO Abbreviation:  J Saudi Heart Assoc     Publication Date:  2014 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-10-03     Completed Date:  2014-10-03     Revised Date:  2014-10-05    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9887261     Medline TA:  J Saudi Heart Assoc     Country:  Netherlands    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  222-5     Citation Subset:  -    
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