Contemporary Approach to Coronary Bifurcation Lesion Treatment.

  title={Contemporary Approach to Coronary Bifurcation Lesion Treatment.},
  author={Fadi J Sawaya and Thierry Lefevre and Bernard Chevalier and Phillipe Garot and Thomas Hovasse and Marie-claude Morice and Tanveer S. Rab and Yves Louvard},
  journal={JACC. Cardiovascular interventions},
  volume={9 18},
Coronary bifurcations are frequent and account for approximately 20% of all percutaneous coronary interventions. Nonetheless, they remain one of the most challenging lesion subsets in interventional cardiology in terms of a lower procedural success rate and increased rates of long-term adverse cardiac events. Provisional side branch stenting should be the… CONTINUE READING