Long-term outcome of patients treated with repeat percutaneous coronary intervention after failure of γ-brachytherapy for the treatment of in-stent restenosis Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary
  • Coronary Artery Bypass
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Patient Selection

abstract

  • In those patients who "fail" (192)Ir intracoronary brachytherapy for in-stent restenosis, treatment with (192)Ir delays the time to first TLR. Additionally, repeat percutaneous intervention in these patients is safe and efficacious in the short term, with acceptable long-term results.

publication date

  • October 29, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.CIR.0000036366.62288.74

PubMed ID

  • 12403664

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2340

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 106

number

  • 18