Chapter 11. Ostial Lesions

  1. Thach N. Nguyen MD, FACC, FACP, FSCAI Editorial Consultant Honorary Professor of Medicine Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine Director of Cardiology2,3,4,5,6,7,8,
  2. Antonio Colombo MD Director9,
  3. Dayi Hu MD, FACC, FHRS, FESC Director Dean President President-Elect10,11,12,13,14,
  4. Cindy L. Grines MD Editor-in-Chief Vice Chief of Academic Affairs3,15 and
  5. Shigeru Saito MD, FACC, FSCAI, FJCC Director of Cardiology President of NPO TRI International Network16
  1. Szabo Szabo MD1 and
  2. Thach N. Nguyen MD, FACC, FACP, FSCAI Editorial Consultant Honorary Professor of Medicine Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine Director of Cardiology2,3,4,5,6,7,8

Published Online: 6 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312584.ch11

Practical Handbook of Advanced Interventional Cardiology: Tips and Tricks, Third Edition

Practical Handbook of Advanced Interventional Cardiology: Tips and Tricks, Third Edition

How to Cite

Szabo, S. and Nguyen, T. N. (2007) Ostial Lesions, in Practical Handbook of Advanced Interventional Cardiology: Tips and Tricks, Third Edition (eds T. N. Nguyen, A. Colombo, D. Hu, C. L. Grines and S. Saito), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312584.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Journal of Geriatric Cardiology, China

  2. 3

    Journal of Interventional Cardiology, USA

  3. 4

    Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China

  4. 5

    The Institute of Geriatric Cardiology, General Hospital of the Chinese People's Liberation Army, Beijing, China

  5. 6

    Nanjing University Hospital, Nanjing, China

  6. 7

    Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA

  7. 8

    Community Healthcare System, St Mary Medical Center, Hobart, IN, USA

  8. 9

    EMO Centro Cuore Columbus, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Milan, Italy

  9. 10

    Heart Center of People's Hospital of Peking University, Beijing, China

  10. 11

    Medical College of Shanghai, Tongji University, Beijing, China

  11. 12

    Chinese College of Cardiovascular Physician (CCCP), Beijing, China

  12. 13

    Chinese Heart Rhythm Society (CHRS), Beijing, China

  13. 14

    Chinese Society of Cardiology (CSC), Beijing, Beijing, China

  14. 15

    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA

  15. 16

    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Shonan Kamakura General Hospital, Kamakura, Japan

Author Information

  1. 1

    Cardiology Department, Community Healthcare System, St Mary Medical Center, Hobart, IN, USA

  2. 2

    Journal of Geriatric Cardiology, China

  3. 3

    Journal of Interventional Cardiology, USA

  4. 4

    Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China

  5. 5

    The Institute of Geriatric Cardiology, General Hospital of the Chinese People's Liberation Army, Beijing, China

  6. 6

    Nanjing University Hospital, Nanjing, China

  7. 7

    Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA

  8. 8

    Community Healthcare System, St Mary Medical Center, Hobart, IN, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 31 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169554

Online ISBN: 9781444312584

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Keywords:

  • ostial lesions;
  • target lesion revascularization (TLR) rate;
  • preferred guide catheters;
  • low-pressure balloon inflation;
  • aorto–ostial lesion;
  • non-orthogonal projection;
  • stent architecture;
  • rotational atherectomy;
  • embolization of metallic particles

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General Overview

  • Lesion Preparation

  • Stent Positioning

  • Ostial Side Branch Stenting

  • Exotic Complex Interventions For The Urban Weekend Warrior

  • References