Complex Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Course
Course Description: A high volume advanced PCI course featuring didactic and proctored hands on cases. Satisfactory completion results in a certificate of cases (approximately 10 cases) that can be applied to case requirements of the ACC. Students will receive training on vein graft interventions with proximal and distal protection devices, rotablator interventional techniques, bifurcation interventional cases, and IVUS based intervention. Students will receive protocols, equipment lists, and physician dictation of cases included during course.
Course Length: Two day course
Enrollment: 2 student maximum per course
Faculty: D. Christopher Metzger, MD, FACC
Target Audience: Cardiologists desiring to acquire advanced intervention skills on advanced level cases.
Location: Holston Valley Medical Center