This conference is held in the year of 40 anniversary of the first coronary angioplasty, performed by the doctor A.Gruentzig
Interventional cardiovascular course “MEVI 2017” – an international scientific&practical forum, focusing on interventional treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Main directions of lecture material include implementation of modern standards of medical care and improving of interventional technique in clinical practice.
Traditionally, special attention will be paid to complex invasive interventions on coronary arteries, main stem of the left coronary artery, bifurcation lesions, results of the use of biodegradable technologies and intravascular imaging.
A separate session with parallel live transmission from operating room by leading experts is dedicated to interventional treatment of chronic coronary occlusions (CTO).
As before, special attention will be paid to endovascular treatment of pathology of thoracic and abdominal regions of aorta and innovative technologies in the treatment of critical lower limb ischemia.
There will also be discussed issues concerning treatment of renovascular hypertension and use of anti-embolic cava filters.
Some perspective issues of interventional radiology will also be highlighted. During the conference will be carried out live broadcasts from cath labs of leading clinics.
Head of Department of Endovascular Surgery
and Angiography of A. A. Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology
Prof. Furkalo S.N.