IVUS-guided treatment strategies for definite late and very late stent thrombosis.

  title={IVUS-guided treatment strategies for definite late and very late stent thrombosis.},
  author={Josep Gomez-Lara and Neus Salvatella and Nieves Gonzalo and Felipe Hern{\'a}ndez-Hern{\'a}ndez and Eduard Fern{\'a}ndez-Nofrer{\'i}as and {\'A}ngel S{\'a}nchez-Recalde and Teresa Bastante and Ana Lucrecia Marcano and Rafael Romaguera and Jos{\'e}-Luis Ferreiro and Gerard Roura and Lu{\'i}s Teruel and Albert Ariza-Sol{\'e} and Faustino Miranda-Guardiola and Vera Rodr{\'i}guez Garc{\'i}a-Abad and Joan-Antoni G{\'o}mez-Hospital and Fernando Alfonso and {\'A}ngel R Cequier},
  journal={EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology},
  volume={12 11},
AIMS Our aim was to describe the intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) findings of patients with late stent thrombosis (ST) undergoing percutaneous intervention, and to compare the pre- and post-intervention IVUS findings of patients treated with balloon angioplasty (BA) vs. additional stent implantation (ASI). METHODS AND RESULTS A total of 117 patients with… CONTINUE READING