Explosive growth of coronary angioplasty. Success story of a less than perfect procedure.

@article{Nicod1993ExplosiveGO,
  title={Explosive growth of coronary angioplasty. Success story of a less than perfect procedure.},
  author={Pascal Nicod and Urs Scherrer},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={1993},
  volume={87 5},
  pages={1749-51}
}
G iven the high prevalence of coronary artery disease in Western countries, selection of the optimal therapeutic strategy for individual cardiac patients has become an issue of utmost costbenefit importance. During the past two decades, large clinical trials have established the respective roles of medical treatment versus coronary artery bypass surgery in… CONTINUE READING