[Direct stent implantation in acute myocardial infarction. The DISCO 3 study].

  title={[Direct stent implantation in acute myocardial infarction. The DISCO 3 study].},
  author={Carlos Cuellas and Felipe Fern{\'a}ndez-V{\'a}zquez and Gin{\'e}s Mart{\'i}nez and Ramiro Trillo and Nicol{\'a}s V{\'a}zquez and Javier Zueco and Ju{\'a}n Lu{\'i}s Delc{\'a}n and Armando P{\'e}rez de Prado and Luis Mart{\'i}nez-Elbal},
  journal={Revista espanola de cardiologia},
  volume={59 3},
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES An association has been reported between direct stenting in primary angioplasty and low incidences of the no-reflow phenomenon and distal embolization. The aims of this study were to determine the proportion of patients who can be treated by direct stent implantation and to identify factors that establish when the technique should be used in acute myocardial infarction in clinical practice. PATIENTS AND METHOD This prospective descriptive and multicenter study… CONTINUE READING


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