A resource for all Interventional Cardiologists to share experiences, discuss new technologies & strategies for CTO recanalization and promote scientific research.

  Events   29/09/2022 > 30/09/2022
Summit 2022
Swiss CTO & CHIP
September 29th 30th
Dear CTO enthusiast, dear friend,
We are excited to announce the third Swiss CTO & CHIP Summit held in St. Gallen, Switzerland on September 29 & 30, 2022.
Interest in complex PCI and total occlusion procedures are increasing all over the world with numerous expert meetings and courses. The Swiss CTO &am...

  Events   02/09/2022 > 03/09/2022
September, 2nd - 3rd, 2022 in Mainz, Germany
14th Experts "Live" CTO
The annual EuroCTO meeting


September 2nd - 3rd, 2022

Mainz, Germany

More information soon available

Gerald Werner, Darmstadt, Germany
Kambis Mashayekhi, Bad Krozingen, Germany
Alexander Bufe, Krefeld, Germany

In Cooperati...

  Events   16/03/2022 > 17/03/2022
10 years Anniversary
IMC LIVE - International Middle CTO
March 16th - 17th 2022
This year we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the International & Middle-East CTO Live Course in March 16th and 17th, 2022.
We look forward to seeing you in Jeddah or Monastir in March 2022!

This course has gathered the Middle East CTO PCI community around 1 only focus: live cases ...

  Events   26/02/2022 > 01/03/2022
25 years Anniversary
Cardiovascular Research Technologies (CRT) 2022
February 26th - March 1st

Cardiovascular Research Technologies (CRT) is a leading educational forum on new cardiovascular technology and procedures for physicians and health-care professionals.
CRT provides a forum for exemplary education for interventional cardiologists, general cardiologists, cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons, c...

  Events   24/02/2022 > 25/02/2022
Complex CTO & Higher Risk PC
February 24th - 25th
CTO Plus: Complex CTO & Higher Risk PCI will bring together leaders in the field of CTO in the heart of New York City.

Leading practitioners of percutaneous coronary intervention must become experts at recanalizing chronic total occlusions (CTOs); with advanced techniques, success rates can top 90%.

  CTO Techniques   29/12/2021
Wire Entrapment and Unraveling in the Aorta: Snaring Technique for the Nonvisible Filament
Megaly, Michael et al.
No Abstract Available

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  CTO Techniques   23/12/2021
The last resort during complex retrograde percutaneous coronary chronic total occlusion intervention: Extraplaque intracoronary lithotripsy to externally crush a heavy calcified occluded stent.
Garbo, Roberto et al.


Chronic total occlusions (CTO) due to in-stent restenosis represent a challenging lesion subset for percutaneous coronary intervention in particular when associated with coronary calcification. Sometimes CTO lesions require antegrade or retrograde dissection-re-entry techniques with extraplaque...

Coronary Revascularization in Patients With Coronary Chronic Total Occlusions
Allana, Salman, and Emmanouil S Brilakis
No Abstract Available 

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Canadian Multicenter Chronic Total Occlusion Registry: Ten-Year Follow-Up Results of Chronic Total Occlusion Revascularization
Strauss, Bradley H et al.


Chronic total occlusions (CTO) occur in nearly 20% of coronary angiograms. CTO revascularization, either by percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) or coronary artery bypass grafting surgery (CABG), is infrequently performed, approximately one-third of cases...

Contemporary Strategies and Outcomes of Dedicated Chronic Total Occlusion Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Programs: A Prospective Multicentre Registry
Vanhaverbeke, Maarten et al.

Background. The field of CTO PCI is expanding, but successful and safe percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) of coronary chronic total occlusions (CTO) requires a substantial resource and experience investment. We aimed to assess temporal trends in strategies and outcomes of 2 dedicated programs f...

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