Upcoming Courses

Introduction to PTCA Wires

Virtual Course

Course Overview

A 45-minute course designed to provide a foundational overview of PTCA guide wires and how they are engineered for their specific tasks.

This course offers a deeper understanding of wire properties, functionality and their clinical application.

Topics covered:

  • Evolution of the guide wire
  • Composition
  • Coils & coatings
  • Wire shaping
  • Tip loads
  • New technologies
  • Which wire for which situations