Comparison of clinical outcomes after drug-eluting stent implantation in diabetic versus nondiabetic patients in China

@inproceedings{Jiang2017ComparisonOC,
  title={Comparison of clinical outcomes after drug-eluting stent implantation in diabetic versus nondiabetic patients in China},
  author={Yong-Jin Jiang and Wei-Xing Han and Chao Gao and Jun Feng and Zheng-Fei Chen and Jing Zhang and Chun-Miao Luo and Jian-Yuan Pan},
  booktitle={Medicine},
  year={2017}
}
Diabetes mellitus (DM) has been proved to be a predictor of adverse outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Drug-eluting stents (DESs) could reduce the adverse events in DM patients. In this study, we aimed to analyze the clinical outcome after DES implantation in diabetic versus nondiabetic patients in China. Totally, 200 Chinese DM patients and 400 Chinese non-DM patients were enrolled in this retrospective study. Compared with non-DM patients, DM patients were more likely to… CONTINUE READING