[The influence of coronary stenting with rapamycin-eluting stents on the number of circulating CD4+CD25high+regulatory T-cells].

AIM To investigate the effects of coronary stenting with rapamycin-eluting stents on parameters of cell immunity. METHODS 26 patients (group 1) with stable coronary heart disease and angiographically proved coronary stenosis underwent stenting with rapamycin-eluting stents. The control group (group 2) consisted of 6 patients: 4 patients underwent… CONTINUE READING