EuroPCR

EuroPCR is the annual meeting of the European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI) and a world-leading course in interventional cardiovascular medicine. The event attracts more than 11,000 participants. Learn more about this conference at www.pcronline.com.

An example of renal denervation therapy being delivered. A catheter is inserted into the renal artery to ablate the nerves in the vessel wall that regulate vasoconstriction. This leaves the vessel permanently in the widest open position to allow greater blood flow to the kidneys.

An example of renal denervation therapy being delivered. A catheter is inserted into the renal artery to ablate the nerves in the vessel wall that regulate vasoconstriction. This leaves the vessel permanently in the widest open position to allow greater blood flow to the kidneys.

Feature | Renal Denervation | May 30, 2018
May 30, 2018 — Despite the best efforts of clinicians to manage hypertension, it continues to increase and is now...
Shockwave Launches Coronary Intravascular Lithotripsy in Europe
News | Cath Lab | May 30, 2018
May 30, 2018 — Shockwave Medical recently announced the European commercial availability of Intravascular Lithotripsy (...
OCT Reveals Excellent Healing Profile for Complex CAD Patients With Resolute Onyx DES
News | Stents Drug Eluting | May 29, 2018
May 29, 2018 – Investigators recently unveiled clinical data from the independently run Onyx 1-Month OCT Study showing...
FFR software on the GE Centricity CVIS. A trial from the 2018 EuroPCR meeting showed FFR improves long-term outcomes.
News | Cath Lab | May 29, 2018
May 29, 2018 — Ongoing controversy exists regarding the role of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for stable...
The ORBITA Trial showed FFR and iFR are good predictors of PCI outcomes. This was a 2018 PCR late-breaker.
News | FFR Technologies | May 29, 2018
May 29, 2018 — The first placebo-controlled trial that looked at how fractional flow reserve (FFR) and instantaneous...
EuroPCR conference live case presentation. PCR late-breaking trials.
Feature | EuroPCR | May 31, 2018
Here are the late-breaking trials and other key study presentations from the 2018 EuroPCR conference. This is the...
Tendyne Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement Device Demonstrates Positive 30-Day Outcomes
News | Heart Valve Technology | May 25, 2018
May 25, 2018 — Abbott announced favorable outcomes from the first 100 patients treated in a global study of its Tendyne...
Renal Denervation Shows Significant Drop in Hypertension
News | Renal Denervation | May 23, 2018
May 23, 2018 – At the 2018 EuroPCR Annual Meeting in Paris, Medtronic announced first-ever-data from the SPYRAL HTN-ON...