Department of Cardiology，University Hospital Geneva and Lausanne,
Department of Cardiology，University of Geneva,
Centro Cuore Columbus，University of Milano,
Clinical Center of Serbia in Belgrade，University of Belgrade,
Department of Cardiology，University Paris sud Massy,
Cardio Center，University of Banja Luka,
Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Department of Internal medicine, University Hospital Geneva,
University of California, Los Angeles,
Los Angeles, California, USA
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PCI with stent implantation have become a standard treatment for coronary artery disease. However, since its introduction 40 years ago, the technique and application have evolved. The focus of this special issues is to give opportunity to the pioneers of the field of Percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) to narrate their own story from a personal development (handicraft) to worldwide applied procedure. The aim is to provide younger cardiologist with the true stories from each of the editor, masters in their own field, about history, application and development.
Experts in the field will give their vision about following subject:
Wilhelm Rutishauser - Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty
Ulrich Sigwart – coronary stents
Leo Finci – history
Bernard Meier – live demonstration and courses
Aleksandar Lazarevic – international collaboration
Antonio Colombo – development at any time
Yves Louvard – private practice
Goran Stankovic – treatment of acute myocardial infarction