[Immediate results of coronary angioplasty in elderly patients. Experience at the Gregorio Marañón General Hospital].

@article{Elbal1989ImmediateRO,
  title={[Immediate results of coronary angioplasty in elderly patients. Experience at the Gregorio Mara{\~n}{\'o}n General Hospital].},
  author={Luis Mart{\'i}nez Elbal and Ju{\'a}n Lu{\'i}s Delc{\'a}n and M G{\'o}mez Recio and Francisco Javier Fern{\'a}ndez Avil{\'e}s},
  journal={Revista espanola de cardiologia},
  year={1989},
  volume={42 1},
  pages={36-40}
}
In order to assess the results of PTCA in geriatric patients we retrospectively analysed the coronary angiographic findings and the indication, results and major complications (non-fatal myocardial infarction, emergent surgery and death) in 105 consecutive patients aged 65 or more who had PTCA as a part of a whole group of 600 patients. Among the older… CONTINUE READING