1. Best Uses from SCAI for Intravascular Ultrasound, Fractional Flow Reserve and

    Best Uses from SCAI for Intravascular Ultrasound, Fractional Flow Reserve and

    This morning the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) issued a guidance document for the use of three major intra-coronary diagnostic tools for use in stenting and angioplasty. Published in the society's journal, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions , the document details the best use of intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS), Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR) and Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) as they relate to the diagnosis and optimal placements of stents. For years we at Angioplasty.Org have been urging more widespread use of these technologies, and detailed descriptions of these imaging and functional measurement modalities can be read in our Intravascular ...

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