Quantitative results of baseline angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention in the courage trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary
  • Cardiovascular Agents
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Stenosis
  • Stents

abstract

  • PCI success and completeness of revascularization did not differ significantly by health care system or gender and were similar to contemporary practice. Angiographic burden of disease affected overall event rates but not response to an initial strategy of PCI plus optimal medical therapy or optimal medical therapy alone.

publication date

  • July 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.108.830091

PubMed ID

  • 20031857

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 320

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 2

number

  • 4