Comparative effectiveness of drug-eluting versus bare-metal stents in elderly patients undergoing revascularization of chronic total coronary occlusions: Results from the national cardiovascular data registry, 2005-2008 Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angioplasty, Balloon, Coronary
  • Coronary Occlusion
  • Drug-Eluting Stents
  • Myocardial Reperfusion

abstract

  • Compared with BMS, DES use in stable patients undergoing CTO PCI was associated with lower mortality, as well as similar myocardial infarction and repeat revascularization rates without an increase in subsequent bleeding requiring hospitalization.

publication date

  • October 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcin.2012.05.017

PubMed ID

  • 23078736

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1054

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 5

number

  • 10