SESSION TITLE: Cardiothoracic
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
PURPOSE: Acute aorto-coronary dissection during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is a rare but life-threatening complication. Patients may have a potential risk for dissection-related acute myocardial infarction (AMI), acute aortic regurgitation or cardiac tamponade that requiring surgery. The prompt and corrective management of procedure-induced accidental aortocoronary dissection during PCI needed to be evaluated.