Applications of the distal anchoring technique in coronary and peripheral interventions

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The distal balloon anchoring technique involves inflation of a balloon distal to or at a target lesion to facilitate equipment delivery. We report various applications of this technique to facilitate complex coronary and peripheral arterial interventions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)291-294
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Invasive Cardiology
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2011



  • chronic total occlusion
  • percutaneous coronary intervention
  • stents

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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