Short-and long-term outcomes of coronary stenting in women versus men: Results from the national cardiovascular data registry centers for medicare & medicaid services cohort Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Disease
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Sex Factors
  • Stents

abstract

  • In contemporary coronary stenting, women have a slightly higher procedural risk than men but have better long-term survival. In both sexes, use of a drug-eluting stent is associated with lower long-term likelihood for death, myocardial infarction, and revascularization.

publication date

  • October 30, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.111369

PubMed ID

  • 22988009

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2190

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 126

number

  • 18