In-Hospital and 1-Year Outcomes Among Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease in the Era of Drug-Eluting Stents. A Report From the EVENT (Evaluation of Drug Eluting Stents and Ischemic Events) Registry
Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary
Kidney Failure, Chronic
Renal function is an independent and powerful predictor of bleeding and ischemic complications in the era of DES and contemporary antithrombotic therapy in patients undergoing PCI. The low use of guideline-recommended drugs among patients with CKD undergoing PCI might contribute to these adverse outcomes and warrants further evaluation.