Duk-Woo Park, MD (Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea) addressed issues related to optimal antithrombotic regimen in patients treated with transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) during a lecture presented at TCTAP 2021 Virtual that kicked off April 21.
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.
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.
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.