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A New Radiation Protocol to Reduce Radiation for Complex PCI

During the Hot Topic session on CTO held at TCTAP 2021 Virtual, the second session was dedicated to ˇ°The Quest for Safetyˇ± in CTO-PCI. Gerald Werner, MD, PhD (Klinikum Darmstadt, Germany) spoke about the topic of radiation safety, adding to the previous two talks on management of anti-thrombotic and coronary perforation in CTO.

Vulnerable Plaques: What You Can Predict, You Can Prevent

Gregg W. Stone, MD (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA) and Seung-Jung Park, MD (Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea) discussed treatment strategies for vulnerable plaques on April 22 during the ˇ°Main Areaˇ± lecture at TCTAP 2021 Virtual.

Atherosclerotic Plaque Progression and Imaging

Renu Virmani, MD (CVPath Institute, Maryland, USA) explained the mechanism of plaque progression, while pointing out the possibility of luminal loss occurring due to plaque rupture, hemorrhaging, and subsequent healing at an online session held at TCTAP 2021 Virtual as a winner of 11th Master of the Masters Award.