Impact of preprocedural white blood cell count on long term mortality after percutaneous coronary intervention: Insights from the EPIC, EPILOG, and EPISTENT trials
Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary
A raised pre-procedural WBC count in patients undergoing PCI is associated with an increased risk of long term death. These results suggest a key role for inflammation in coronary artery disease.
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