Clinical outcome 10 years after attempted percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in 856 patients.

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OBJECTIVES This study reports the 10-year outcome of 856 consecutive patients who underwent attempted coronary angioplasty at the Thoraxcenter during the years 1980 to 1985. BACKGROUND Coronary balloon angioplasty was first performed in 1977, and this procedure was introduced into clinical practice at the Thoraxcenter in 1980. Although advances have been… (More)

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@article{Ruygrok1996ClinicalO1, title={Clinical outcome 10 years after attempted percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in 856 patients.}, author={Peter N. Ruygrok and Peter P. T. de Jaegere and R. T. van Domburg and Marcel J B M van den Brand and P. W. Serruys and P. J. de Feyter}, journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology}, year={1996}, volume={27 7}, pages={1669-77} }