Drug-Eluting Balloon versus New-Generation Drug-Eluting Stent for the Treatment of In-Stent Restenosis: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@inproceedings{Cui2018DrugElutingBV,
  title={Drug-Eluting Balloon versus New-Generation Drug-Eluting Stent for the Treatment of In-Stent Restenosis: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={K Cui and Shu-Zheng Lyu and Min Zhang and Xian-tao Song and Fei Yuan and Feng Xu},
  booktitle={Chinese medical journal},
  year={2018}
}
Background Currently, drug-eluting balloon (DEB) appears to be an attractive alternative option for the treatment of in-stent restenosis (ISR). Nevertheless, the clinical outcomes of DEB have seldom been compared to those of new-generation drug-eluting stent (DES). Thus, this meta-analysis aimed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of DEB compared to those of new-generation DES in the treatment of ISR. Methods A comprehensive search of electronic databases including PubMed, EMBASE, and… CONTINUE READING