Evaluation of long-term survival after successful percutaneous coronary intervention among patients with chronic renal failure.

@article{Ting2001EvaluationOL,
  title={Evaluation of long-term survival after successful percutaneous coronary intervention among patients with chronic renal failure.},
  author={Henry H. Ting and N K Tahirkheli and Peter B. Berger and J T Mccarthy and Farris K. Timimi and Verghese Mathew and Charanjit S. Rihal and David Hasdai and David R. Holmes},
  journal={The American journal of cardiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={87 5},
  pages={630-3, A9}
}
We studied the long-term outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention in dialysis patients and in patients with chronic renal failure (CRF) (serum creatinine > or = 3.0 mg/dl). All-cause mortality at 1 year was 2.9% for the control group, 16.2% for the group with CRF, and 14.1% for dialysis patients. Cardiac mortality at 1 year was 1.9% for ther… CONTINUE READING