PGIMER, Chandigarh and its doctors are World famous for their dedication and yet again Department of Cardiology Professor Dr. Rajesh Vijayvergiya brought applauds in PGIMER’s kitty while sharing medical education with global peers. This is when on 16 January, Dr. Vijayvergiya shared a Technical Challenging case Live from PGI to an interventional cardiology conference in Singapore.
The conference “29th Singapore Live conference – 2020” is considered to be one of the most reputed annual meetings of the Asia Pacific region and is attended by about 1000 intervention cardiologists from all across the world.
Speaking about the case, which was beamed live from the catheterization lab of the advanced cardiac center, Professor Rajesh Vijayvergiya commented that it was a rare case of single coronary, where all the three major branches were arising from the one site. There was a calcified block at the origin of one of the arteries, which was successfully treated by putting the stent after doing rotablation and intravascular imaging. He commented that it was a technically challenging case, which required certain advanced technology such as rotablation and intravascular ultrasound to achieve the best results. The case was extensively discussed & appreciated well amongst the global experts, who were witnessing the live case in Singapore.
Dr. Vijayvergiya commented that PGIMER is one of the most prominent tertiary care institute in India, which is demonstrating the live cardiology procedures at various international scientific meetings and helping the medical community to learn the advancement in the cardiology field, worldwide.