Comparison of haemodialysis patients and non-haemodialysis patients with respect to clinical characteristics and 3-year clinical outcomes after sirolimus-eluting stent implantation: insights from the Japan multi-centre post-marketing surveillance registry.

AIMS Long-term outcomes after sirolimus-eluting stent (SES) implantation in haemodialysis (HD) patients have remained controversial. We investigated the impact of HD on outcomes after SES implantation. METHODS AND RESULTS We analysed the data on 2050 patients who underwent SES implantation in a multi-centre prospective registry in Japan. Three-year… CONTINUE READING