Intravascular ultrasound-guided wiring for chronic total occlusion

Shinichi Furuichi, Flavio Airoldi, Antonio Colombo

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This report describes a wiring technique for a blunt chronic total occlusion with a side branch at the site of occlusion for which the operator has difficulty of awareness of the proper entry point angiographically.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)856-859
Number of pages4
JournalCatheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Nov 15 2007


  • Angiography
  • Coronary intervention
  • CTO
  • IVUS
  • Stents

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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