Andreas Grüntzig’s vision and perspicacity drove an entire new field of cardiology. Read the biography of Andreas Grüntzig, his personal life and accomplishments.
In 2017 we celebrate the 40 years of Angioplasty, highlighting the pioneering spirit of the early years of the field of interventional cardiology. In this section you could enjoy a digital journey from the Past to the Future by taking a look at what have been accomplished in angioplasty over the past 40 years.
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A retrospective exposition retracing the early years of Angioplasty, held at EuroPCR 2017 in Paris this year and coming to PCR London Valves 2017 in September. Join the celebrations!
Watch the video from the Opening Ceremony of EuroPCR - emotion guaranteed...
PCR has launched a number of initiatives to commemorate which is surely one of modern medicine's greatest adventures. In celebration of 40 years, a book traces back history what started out as a "crazy idea".