Table 3

In-Hospital Complications

ComplicationsNo. of CasesCaused BySequel
Distal embolization1Stenting (3.0 mm)No flow
Coronary rupture11.25 mm Rotablater BarrEmergency CABG
Renal artery rupture1A tip of guidewireDeath

CABG = coronary artery bypass graft surgery.

  • Rotablator Rotational Atherectomy System, Boston Scientific Corporation, Natick, Massachusetts.