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October 12, 2023

Vandenbriele Letter: “We Need More Pieces of the Puzzle”

Prof. Christophe Vandenbriele, MD, urges caution and the need for context when drawing conclusions from retrospective analyses in critically ill patients with cardiogenic shock.

October 9, 2023

Improving Survival in Cardiogenic Shock—A Propensity Score-Matched Analysis of the Impact of an Institutional Allocation Protocol to Short-Term Mechanical Circulatory Support

In this paper, Sascha Ott and colleagues describe a standard operating procedure (SOP) they developed for determining the temporary mechanical circulatory support (tMCS) strategy for patients in cardiogenic shock (CS).

October 6, 2023

Renal Protection and Hemodynamic Improvement by Impella® Heart Pumps

Birgit Markus, MD, discusses data on the impact of Impella® heart pump support on hemodynamics and renal function in patients with cardiogenic shock.

October 5, 2023

Optimized Patient Selection for High-Risk Protected PCI

Jürgen Leick, MD, discusses his paper on optimizing patient selection in high-risk protected percutaneous coronary intervention.

October 5, 2023

Vandenbriele: Anticoagulation and Protected PCI

Prof. Dr. Christophe Vandenbriele discusses his recently published paper on anticoagulation in patients underoing Protected PCI procedures.

October 4, 2023

Tampa General Heart Team: Early Experience with Impella RP Flex™ with SmartAssist®

Members of the heart team at Tampa General Hospital discuss their early experience with the Impella RP Flex™ with SmartAssist®.

October 4, 2023

Karim Ibrahim: Handling High-Risk Patients in the Cath Lab

Prof. Karim Ibrahim discusses his article describing best practices for handling high-risk patients in the cardiac catheterization laboratory.

September 27, 2023

ELSO 2022 Q&A with Evgenij Potapov, Roberto Lorusso and Alan Gass

Roberto Lorusso, MD, Alan Gass, MD, and Evgenij Potapov, MD, discuss topics related to ECpella and LV unloading in this Q&A session from ELSO 2022.

September 22, 2023

Jerome Crowley, MD: Early Experience With Impella RP Flex™ with SmartAssist®

Jerome Crowley, MD, discusses his early experience with the Impella RP Flex™.

September 20, 2023

Robert Salazar, MD: Early Experience With Impella RP Flex™ with SmartAssist®

Robert Salazar, MD, discusses his early experience with Impella RP Flex™.

September 12, 2023

ESC 2023: Predictors of 90-Day Outcomes From York Analysis

Vasileios Panoulas, MD, discusses a pooled analysis of factors predicting outcomes at 90 days in high-risk PCI patients.

September 5, 2023

York Data Analysis About Complete Revascularization With pVAD vs IABP: Part I vs Part II - A Comparison

Learn more about the data and differences between part I and part II from the York data analysis.

September 5, 2023

Acute Coronary Syndromes and High-Risk PCI: State of the Art - Predictive Value of Residual Syntax Score for Clinical Outcomes After High-Risk Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

In the presentation titled “Predictive value of residual SYNTAX score for clinical outcomes after high-risk percutaneous coronary intervention: Evidence from pooled analysis of prospective studies.”

September 5, 2023

Revascularization Completeness With pVAD vs IABP

In a third-party analysis conducted by the York Health Economics Consortium, IPD from contemporary studies were evaluated to test the hypothesis that PCI with Impella® support may be associated with a greater extent of revascularization.

June 22, 2023

Thursday Night Live: Putting the “I” Back in Team – Impella® Management in the ICU

Viktoriya Kagan, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, and Eddy Gutierrez, MD, discuss how to care for patients with cardiogenic shock and manage Impella® in the ICU.