Bifurcation stenting: current strategies and new devices.

  title={Bifurcation stenting: current strategies and new devices.},
  author={Azeem M Latib and Antonio Colombo and Giuseppe Massimo Sangiorgi},
  volume={95 6},
Based on the results of numerous randomised trials, the provisional approach of implanting one stent on the main branch has become the default approach to most bifurcation lesions. However, bifurcation intervention still remains technically challenging. Dedicated bifurcation stents have been designed to specifically treat coronary bifurcations with the aim of dealing with some of the shortcomings of the conventional percutaneous approach to bifurcation intervention. Most of the devices are… CONTINUE READING

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