Twin guidewire technique for retrieval of retained guidewire in the coronary system
A técnica do duplo fio-guia para recuperação de guia retido no sistema coronário

Carolina Tomita, Isadora Sousa, Marcos Franchetti, Julio Maia
2018 Journal of Transcatheter Interventions  
Entrapment and breakage of devices used in coronary interventions are rare complications, but have occurred with increasing frequency. Knowledge and mastery of techniques to rescue these materials are of paramount importance to solve these incidents. We report a successful withdrawal of a 0.014" retained guidewire in the coronary artery, by the so-called twin guidewire technique.
doi:10.31160/jotci2018;26(1)a0012 fatcat:tkcyfv4lebekdpycfz5mrhydhu