[Intravascular ultrasound in determining the end point of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty].

Abstract

Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) imaging was used to measure internal luminal area immediately after percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) in 83 patients (59 males, 24 females, mean age 63 +/- 12 years) with angina pectoris to determine the need for additional intervention. The effectiveness of these interventions to prevent restenosis was… (More)

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@article{Seo1996IntravascularUI, title={[Intravascular ultrasound in determining the end point of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty].}, author={Toru Seo and Kenji Yamao and T. Hayashi and Chikao Kotake and T. Toda and K. Kobayashi and Y. Yokota}, journal={Journal of cardiology}, year={1996}, volume={28 4}, pages={183-9} }