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The evolution of coronary stents: a brief review.
Percutaneous coronary intervention is the most prevalent method for coronary artery revascularization. Initial interventions using balloon angioplasty had limited efficacy because coronaryExpand
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Natural History and Management of Aortocoronary Saphenous Vein Graft Aneurysms: A Systematic Review of Published Cases
Despite ongoing advances in percutaneous revascularization, coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) continues to be performed in a large number of patients, with >400 000 operations reported in 2007Expand
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Transradial versus transfemoral artery approach for coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention in the extremely obese.
OBJECTIVES This study sought to evaluate the safety and efficacy of transradial versus transfemoral access for coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with a body massExpand
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Modulation of Estrogen Signaling by the Novel Interaction of Heat Shock Protein 27, a Biomarker for Atherosclerosis, and Estrogen Receptor &bgr;: Mechanistic Insight Into the Vascular Effects of
Objective—We sought to discover proteins that associate with estrogen receptor beta (ER&bgr;) and modulate estrogen signaling. Methods and Result—Using a yeast 2-hybrid screen, we identified heatExpand
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Transcatheter aortic valve implantation in patients with bicuspid aortic valve: A patient level multi-center analysis.
OBJECTIVE We sought to evaluate the safety and efficacy of transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) in patients with bicuspid aortic valve (BiAV). BACKGROUND BiAV remains a relativeExpand
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Pathogenesis of neointima formation following vascular injury.
Revascularization remains the cornerstone of managing obstructive coronary artery disease. Although percutaneous coronary interventions involving the insertion of metal scaffolds, known as stents,Expand
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Involvement of progenitor cells in vascular repair.
Whereas the genesis of an arterial lesion is thought to be the result of migration and proliferation of vascular cells, recent insights into the biology of progenitor cells now question this concept.Expand
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Progenitor Cells for Arterial Repair: Incremental Advancements towards Therapeutic Reality
Coronary revascularization remains the standard treatment for obstructive coronary artery disease and can be accomplished by either percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) or coronary artery bypassExpand
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Ticagrelor in Triple Antithrombotic Therapy: Predictors of Ischemic and Bleeding Complications
Patients on dual antiplatelet therapy following percutaneous coronary intervention often have indications for concurrent oral anticoagulation or triple antithrombotic therapy (TT). Although TT mayExpand
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Does stent strut design impact clinical outcomes: comparative safety and efficacy of Endeavor Resolute versus Resolute Integrity zotarolimus-eluting stents.
UNLABELLED Percutaneous coronary intervention is the most commonly performed method of revascularizing obstructive coronary artery disease. The impact of stent strut design on clinical outcomesExpand
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