Be Proactive Regarding the AUC for Coronary Revascularization
You may not agree with the philosophy or format – but the AUC have become a metric that is being scrutinized in this era of healthcare reform. Do you know the three most common clinical scenarios that result in an elective/non-acute PCI case being deemed INAPPROPRIATE? The majority occurs in patients with: 1- to 2-vessel non-LAD disease, mild or no angina, low-risk non-invasive ischemia findings, and lack of an optimal medical anti-anginal regimen.
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Employ the SCAI-QIT AUC App at Your Facility
The recently developed SCAI-QIT AUC calculator is an excellent
proactive resource to assure your institution’s compliance with
AUC. Access the calculator at www.SCAI-QIT.org.