Acute Interventional Management of Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: Case Series and Literature Review

Enrico Cerrato, Ilaria Meynet, Giorgio Quadri, Federico Giacobbe, Cristina Rolfo, Francesco Tomassini, Fabio Ferrari, Fabio Mariani, Luca Lo Savio, Matteo Bianco, Paola Destefanis, Alessia Luciano, Carol Gravinese, Emanuele Tizzani, Sara Giolitto, Antonella Corleto, Fabrizio D'Ascenzo, Umberto Barbero, Fernando Macaya, Javier Escaned, Roberto Pozzi, Ferdinando Varbella


Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) treatment is to date a matter of debate and few data are available for the interventional cardiologists. In the present review we briefly report four representative clinical cases in which different strategies were carried out. Therefore, we discussed different tools and techniques currently available to treat SCAD presenting advantages and drawbacks of conservative approach, Drug Eluting Stent (DES) or bio-resorbable scaffolds implantation and cutting balloon angioplasty


Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection, Drug Eluting Stent, Cutting balloon, Bio-resorbable scaffolds,

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