Case Discussion: Learn & Share

Share your complicated cases in cardiac intervention and have some discussion in this forum. This is open to all website member. Comments are welcome! 

March 21st 2018

Sacrifation of Right Carotid Artery With Giant Aneurysm: A Safe Bet?

Writer's note: This case was performed by Suko Adiarto, MD, PhD and dr. Taofan, MD

 

Case Description

A 36 yo male came to our hospital with chief complain pulsatile mass…

Author

SI

Suci Indriani National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita

Operator

S

Suko Adiarto National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita
February 23rd 2018

Percutaneus Atrial Septal Defect Closure in Severe Pulmonary Hypertension with Fenestrated Device

Introduction
Closure of Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) in patient with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is discouraged. Recent advences in PAH medical treatment  and percutaneous procedure…

Author

YK

Yovi Kurniawati National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita

Operator

RP

Radityo Prakoso National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita
February 1st 2018

Step Wise of Stent Delivery After Wire Crossing CTO: “Buddy balloon technique”

Clinical Information
A 51 years old male was admitted with stable angina pectoris and already received medical therapy. However, he still complaint chest pain while doing light activity. Two months earlier, he was hospitalized…

Author

JS

Johan Senihardja Cardiology resident, Sam Ratulangi University

Operator

BB

Bambang Budiono Heart & Vascular Center Awal Bros Makassar Hospital
December 28th 2017

Catheter Kinking and Entrapment in Congenital Heart Catheterization: Retrieval Using Snaring Technique

 

INTRODUCTION
Cardiac catheterization has become the gold standard to diagnose and evaluate several complex cardiac abnormalities. The femoral access approach is the commonly used vascular…

Author / Operator

RP

Radityo Prakoso National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita
December 12th 2017

Feasibility of Left Distal Transradial Access for PCI

Introduction
Left radial access for coronary angiography and intervention have several benefits. However, conventional left radial access leaves the operator in an ergonomically suboptimal position and subject to higher radiation…

Author

VD

Vito Damay Siloam Karawaci Hospital

Operator

AF

Achmad Fauzi Yahya Hasan Sadikin Hospital
August 22nd 2017

It's not Always As Easy As it Seems

Clinical Information
A male, 62 years old came with angina pectoris.

Last February 2017 he had exercise stress test and the result showed positive ischemic response with moderate risk. Coronary angiography showed CTO…

Author

DH

Dewi Hapsari Suprobo RS Islam Klaten

Operator

DA

Dafsah A Juzar National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita
August 7th 2017

ISR x Bifurcation lesion

Clinical Information
A 59 years old male was admitted in Nov 16 Due to Inferior STEMI 8 hours of onset. He had history of PCI to LAD in 2014. Primary PCI was performed with 1 DES implanted in distal RCA - RPL

Author / Operator

Wishnu Aditya Jakarta Heart Center