Our Solution

3D-PCI Planner™ and the conceptual equation... 2D + 2D = 3D


What This Provides

  • Recommends the best x-ray camera position to perform PCI
  • More comprehensive assessment of artery/blockage length and diameter
  • Unique and advanced 3D Quantitative Coronary Analysis (3D-QCA)



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Related Publications:

Klein AJ, Chen SJ, Messenger JC, Hansgen AR, Plomondon ME, Carroll JD, Casserly IP.  Quantitative assessment of the conformational change in the femoropopliteal artery with leg movement.   Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2009 Nov 1;74(5):787-98. doi: 10.1002/ccd.22124.  PMID: 19521998

Carroll JD, Carroll EP, Chen SJ.  Coronary angiography: the need for improvement and the barriers to adoption of new technology.  Cardiol Clin. 2009 Aug;27(3):373-83. doi: 10.1016/j.ccl.2009.03.001.  PMID: 19573711

Garcia J, Agostoni P, Green NE, Maddux JT, Chen SY, Messenger JC, Casserly IP, Hansgen A, Wink O, Movassaghi B, Groves BM, Van Den Heuvel P, Verheye S, Van Langenhove G, Vermeersch P, Van den Branden F, Yeghiazarians Y, Michaels AD, Carroll JD.  Rotational vs. standard coronary angiography: an image content analysis.  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2009 May 1;73(6):753-61. doi: 10.1002/ccd.21918.  PMID: 19180661

Garcia JA, Movassaghi B, Casserly IP, Klein AJ, Chen SY, Messenger JC, Hansgen A, Wink O, Groves BM, Carroll JD.  Determination of optimal viewing regions for X-ray coronary angiography based on a quantitative analysis of 3D reconstructed models.  Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2009 Jun;25(5):455-62. doi: 10.1007/s10554-008-9402-5. Epub 2008 Dec 20.  PMID: 19101820

Green NE, Chen SY, Hansgen AR, Messenger JC, Groves BM, Carroll JD.  Angiographic views used for percutaneous coronary interventions: a three-dimensional analysis of physician-determined vs. computer-generated views.  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2005 Apr;64(4):451-9.  PMID: 15744720

Liao R, Green NE, Chen SY, Messenger JC, Hansgen AR, Groves BM, Carroll JD.  Three-dimensional analysis of in vivo coronary stent--coronary artery interactions.  Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2004 Aug;20(4):305-13.  PMID: 15529914

Green NE, Chen SY, Messenger JC, Groves BM, Carroll JD.  Three-dimensional vascular angiography.  Curr Probl Cardiol. 2004 Mar;29(3):104-42.  PMID:15048057

Wink O, Kemkers R, Chen SY, Carroll JD.  Intra-procedural coronary intervention planning using hybrid 3-dimensional reconstruction techniques.  Acad Radiol. 2003 Dec;10(12):1433-41.  PMID: 14697011

Chen SY, Carroll JD.  Kinematic and deformation analysis of 4-D coronary arterial trees reconstructed from cine angiograms.  IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2003 Jun;22(6):710-21.  PMID: 12872946

Chen SY, Carroll JD, Messenger JC.  Quantitative analysis of reconstructed 3-D coronary arterial tree and intracoronary devices.  IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2002 Jul;21(7):724-40.  PMID: 12374311

Liao R, Chen SY, Messenger JC, Groves BM, Burchenal JE, Carroll JD.  Four-dimensional analysis of cyclic changes in coronary artery shape.  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2002 Mar;55(3):344-54.  PMID: 11870940


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