A novel approach to chronic total occlusions: the crosser system.

@article{Melzi2006ANA,
  title={A novel approach to chronic total occlusions: the crosser system.},
  author={Gloria Melzi and John Cosgrave and Giuseppe G. L. Biondi-Zoccai and Flavio Airoldi and Iassen Michev and Alaide Chieffo and Giuseppe Massimo Sangiorgi and Matteo Montorfano and Mauro Carlino and Antonio Colombo},
  journal={Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions},
  year={2006},
  volume={68 1},
  pages={29-35}
}
OBJECTIVES To evaluate safety and efficacy of the CROSSER CTO Recanalization System (CROSSER). BACKGROUND The CROSSER, a novel device dedicated to recanalization of chronic total occlusions (CTO), relies on a monorail catheter delivering vibrational energy to facilitate the crossing of occluded coronary arteries. METHODS We included de novo or… CONTINUE READING