In this edition of Dr. Hady Lichaa’s Practice Tips series, Dr. Lichaa discusses the topic of deflectable tip micro-catheters for coronary and endovascular use. It highlights the technical aspects of how to use them safely in tortuous and angulated anatomy in order to achieve successful branch access and complete the procedure.
Hady Lichaa, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FSVM, RPVI, is an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, and an interventional cardiologist specializing in complex coronary interventions. Dr. Lichaa is a content partner for DocWire News and contributes interventional content several times per month to DocWire News.
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