The Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Training Program for advanced fellows will perform the following procedures independently: Basic and advanced cardiac life support, right heart catheterization and transvenous pacemakers, right and left heart catheterization including coronary arteriography, Stent implantation, Rotational, extraction and directional atherectomy, Intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation, Intravascular ultrasound, Physiologic assessment of coronary flow, Renal stent implantation, Iliac and subclavian stent implantation, Vascular brachytherapy, Peripheral angiography and interventions.

Volume of Procedures

ProcedureVolume Minimums
Basic and advanced cardiac life support (managed cardiac arrest) >5
Right heart catheterization and transvenous pacemakers >100
Right and left heart catheterization including coronary arteriography >1000
Stent implantation >300
Rotational, extraction and directional atherectomy >50
Intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation/Impella >40
Intravascular ultrasound>40
Physiologic assessment of coronary flow >120
Renal stent implantation <5
Iliac and subclavian stent implantation >8
Vascular brachytherapy <5
Peripheral angiography and interventions >75