Intravascular Ultrasound Evaluation of Equivocal Angiographic Imaging During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention of Bifurcation Lesions

  • Quizhpe, Ortega, +4 authors Maritza Siguenza
  • Published 2014


The use of intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) to guide stent implantation in bifurcation lesions, especially for the detection of procedure-related complications, has decreased the rates of major clinical outcomes. We report a case of a patient undergoing bifurcation intervention, where the guidewire inadvertently was passed behind the proximal stent struts… (More)

4 Figures and Tables


  • Presentations referencing similar topics