Kantonsspital St.Gallen

CTO-R: Treatment of coronary chronic total occlusions (CTO) by percutaneous angioplasty (PCI): A single center registry

Daniel Weilenmann, Lucas Jörg, Michaela Gemperle, Doris Abbühl & Irene Schneider

abstract The aim of the registry is to analyze clinical characteristics, angiographic and clinical follow-up of patients treated for a CTO by PCI. This will help to prove the clinical benefit for these patients. Furthermore we want to prove, that the MACE rate in this patient population with complex coronary anatomy is low.
type of project clinical studies
status ongoing - recruiting phase
start of project 2009
study design single center clinical follow-up registry with a retrospective and prospective part.
responsible person Dr. med. Daniel Weilenmann