Cath Lab Digest Editor's Update

 

EDITOR’S UPDATE • March 2014, Vol. 22, No. 3

With distribution at the American College of Cardiology/i2 Summit –

Washington, D.C., March 29-31, 2014

 

Advertising Closing Dates for March 2014

Reservations: February 13

Materials: February 20

Mail date: March 12

 

Contact:

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Articles for March 2014

CME/CEU ACTIVITY

Adding Value with TAVR at the Oklahoma Heart Institute

Cath Lab Digest talks with Kamran I. Muhammad, MD, FACC, FSCAI, Director, Structural Heart Disease Program, Oklahoma Heart Institute, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

 

CUTTING-EDGE PROCEDURES

Options for Stem Cell Delivery in Cardiology

Howard T. Walpole, Jr., MD, MBA, Chief Medical Officer, Okyanos Heart Institute, Nashville, Tennessee

 

CATH LAB MANAGEMENT

Ensuring Quality in Cardiac Cath Lab

Sheree Schroeder, MSN, RN, RDCS, FASE, Director of Peer Review Services at Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE)

 

CASE REPORT

Breaking the Rules: Use of Rotational Atherectomy in STEMI

Ailin Barseghian, MD, Senior Cardiology Fellow, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California

William Madrid, MD, Attending Cardiologist, Lakewood Regional Medical Center, Lakewood, California

Omid Vahdat, MD, Attending Cardiologist, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California

 

CASE REPORT

Visualization of a Rare Coronary Anomaly via the Transradial Approach

Justin A. Ratcliffe1, MD, Supreeti Behuria2, MD, and Ramesh Gowda1, MD

1Department of Cardiology; 2Department of Medicine

Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York

 

ASK THE TRANSRADIAL EXPERTS

Do You Use Transradial Access for STEMI Patients with a History of CABG?

Orlando Marrero, RCIS, MBA, Tampa, Florida

Zaheed Tai, DO, FACC, FSCAI, Winter Haven Hospital Winter Haven, Florida

 

CASE REPORT & REVIEW

Acute Myocardial Infarction in a 21-Year-Old Male Due to Essential Thombocytosis

Venkataramanan Gangadharan, MD, Fellow in Cardiovascular Disease, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee; Jonathan Ticku, MD, Hematologist/Oncologist, MD Anderson Cancer Research Institute, Orlando Health Center, Orlando, Florida; Vijaykumar Kasi, MD, PhD, Director of Cardiovascular Research, Orlando Health Heart Institute, Orlando, Florida

 

CATH LAB SPOTLIGHT

Children’s Sibley Heart Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Atlanta, Georgia

 

CATH LAB MANAGEMENT

Cost Reduction: The Value of Partnerships in the Medical Marketplace

What happened after one institution committed to a single vendor for coronary artery drug-eluting stents

Adele Serio, MSN, RN, RCIS, Director, Vascular Center of Colorado, Colorado Springs, Colorado

 

CASE REPORT

Acute Myocardial Infarction in an Anomalous Left Circumflex Coronary Artery: A Challenging Primary PCI

Syed Maqbool, MD, DM, DNB, Fellow Invasive Cardiology, Vishal Rastogi, MD, DM, Senior Consultant, Department of Invasive Cardiology, Vijay Kumar, MD, DNB, Senior Consultant, Department of Invasive Cardiology, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi, India

 

NEW TECHNOLOGY

Inside-Out Upper Body Venous Access: First in Human Experience with a Novel Approach using the Surfacer System

Adrian Ebner, MD, Santiago Gallo, MD, Carlos Cetraro, MD, Sanatorio Italiano Hospital Asuncion, Paraguay; John Gurley, MD, Professor, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Director, University of Kentucky Catheterization Laboratory, Lexington, Kentucky, Laura Minarsch, RT(R), CVT, CCRP, Laguna Beach, California

 

NEW TECHNOLOGY

Resurrecting Renal Denervation Research after the Device Industry Gold Rush

Raghotham Patlola, MD, FACC, Luis Salvaggio, MD, FACC, Cardiovascular Institute of the South, Lafayette, Louisiana

 

CASE REPORT

Intercoronary Anastomosis: A Rare Angiographic Finding to be Differentiated from Coronary Collaterals

Kun Xiang, MD PhD, Ehab A. Eltahawy, MD, MPH, FACC, FSCAI, Division of Cardiovascular Disease, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio

 

SICP (SOCIETY OF INVASIVE CARDIOVASCULAR PROFESSIONALS)

 

IN EVERY ISSUE

• Clinical Editor’s Corner: Morton Kern, MD

• Your Path to Program Success (by Corazon, Inc.)

• Education Center: Free CEUs offered by Cath Lab Digest & the North American Center for CMEs (NACCME)-Princeton CME

• Industry News & Products

• Clinical Meetings Calendar

• “Congratulations!”: Personnel Announcements

 

* Note: Articles subject to change at the discretion of the editor.

 

 

 

EDITOR’S UPDATE • February 2014, Vol. 22, No. 2

Advertising Closing Dates for February 2014
Reservations: January 17, 2013

Materials: January 24, 2013

Mail date: February 13, 2014

Contact:
Jeff Martin..................(800) 237-7285, Ext. 238, [email protected]
Carson McGarrity................................ Ext. 234, [email protected]
Jeff Benson ......... .................................Ext. 270, [email protected]
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Articles for February 2014

SYMPOSIUM UPDATE
VEITHSymposium, Hot Topics, Part II
Cath Lab Digest talks with a few of the presenters from the VEITHSymposium, held November 19-23, 2013 in New York City, New York.
 
·       Ali Amin, MD, RVT, on crossing chronic total occlusions.
·       Roger M. Greenhalgh, MD, on his experience with the impact of evidence from clinical trials.
·       Klaus D. Mathias, MD, on managing complications before and after coronary artery stenting.
·      Peter A. Schneider, MD, on 1) The European history with below-the-knee lesions and 2) Decreasing access site complications with routine ultrasound guidance.
 
IN THE LAB
An Interventional Cardiologist’s Experience with Google Glass
Jordan Safirstein, MD, FACC, FSCAI, Morristown Medical Center, Morristown, New Jersey
 
CASE REPORT
Percutaneous Support with TandemHeart Device for Post Myocardial Infarction Ventriculoseptal Rupture and Cardiogenic Shock: A New Treatment Paradigm?
Hamza Zaheer Ansari, MD(a), Saihari  Sadanandan, MD(b)
(a)Resident physician, Internal Medicine, Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, Indiana; (b)Interventional cardiologist, Clearwater Cardiovascular Consultants, Clearwater, Florida.
 
CASE REPORT
A Patient With Coronary Cameral Fistulae and Severe Pulmonary Hypertension Post Liver Transplant
Mallory Balmer-Swain, DO, General Cardiology Fellow, Plaza Medical Center; Arash Manzori, DO, Interventional Cardiology Fellow, Plaza Medical Center; Giri Mundluru, MD, Interventional Cardiologist, Tarrant County Cardiology; Fort Worth, Texas
 
CATH LAB SPOTLIGHT

Wautauga Medical Center Cardiac Catheterization Lab

Cynthia Ann Dixon, BSN, RN, CEN, Boone, North Carolina

 

SICP (SOCIETY OF INVASIVE CARDIOVASCULAR PROFESSIONALS)
 
IN EVERY ISSUE
• Clinical Editor’s Corner: Morton Kern, MD
 
How Should a “Code Blue” be Managed in the Cath Lab?
 
• Your Path to Program Success (by Corazon, Inc.)
• Ask the Transradial Expert: Orlando Marrero, RCIS, MBA
• Education Center: Free CEUs offered by Cath Lab Digest & the North American Center for CMEs (NACCME)-Princeton CME
• Industry News & Products
• Clinical Meetings Calendar
• “Congratulations!”: Personnel Announcements
 
* Note: Articles subject to change at the discretion of the editor.