December 18th CCCLIVE: Peripheral Intervention

Originally broadcast on December 18th at 8:00 AM (EST), watch a peripheral intervention case broadcast LIVE from The Mount Sinai Hospital Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.

Case: Popliteal Artery CTO Intervention w/ failed prior attempt

Summary: 68 M with Hypertension, hyperlipidemia, smoking and known history of PAD, presents with worsening R>L claudication, that has progressed to pain at rest. He had a subsequent angiogram done that showed complete occlusion of the popliteal artery that reconstitutes at the level of TP trunk. He had a prior attempt to intervention, that was unsuccessful due to knee prosthesis and is now referred for another attempt to intervention.