[Percutaneous myocardial laser revascularization (PMR)].

  title={[Percutaneous myocardial laser revascularization (PMR)].},
  author={Bernward Lauer and Fabian Stahl and Sophie Bratanow and Gerhard A. Schuler},
  volume={25 6},
In patients with severe angina pectoris due to coronary artery disease, who are not candidates for either percutaneous coronary angioplasty or coronary artery bypass surgery, transmyocardial laser revascularization (TMR) often leads to improvement of clinical symptoms and increased exercise capacity. One drawback of TMR is the need for surgical thoracotomy… CONTINUE READING