Assessment of the SYNTAX score in the Syntax study.

  title={Assessment of the SYNTAX score in the Syntax study.},
  author={Patrick W. Serruys and Yoshinobu Onuma and Scot Garg and Giovanna Sarno and Marcel van den Brand and Arie Pieter Kappetein and Nic Van Dyck and Michael J. Mack and David R. Holmes and Ted Feldman and Marie-claude Morice and Antonio Colombo and Eric J. Bass and Katrin Leadley and Keith D. Dawkins and Gerrit-Anne van Es and Marie-ang{\`e}le M Morel and Friedrich W. Mohr},
  journal={EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology},
  volume={5 1},
AIMS The SYNTAX score has been designed to better anticipate the risks of percutaneous or surgical revascularisation, taking into account the functional impact of the coronary circulation with all its anatomic components including the presence of bifurcations, total occlusions, thrombus, calcification, and small vessels. The purpose of this paper is to describe the baseline assessment of the SYNTAX score in the Syntax randomised trial, the corelab reproducibility, the potential difference in… CONTINUE READING