Impact of number of vessels disease on outcome of patients with stable coronary artery disease: 5-year follow-up of the Medical, Angioplasty, and bypass Surgery study (MASS).

@article{Lopes2008ImpactON,
  title={Impact of number of vessels disease on outcome of patients with stable coronary artery disease: 5-year follow-up of the Medical, Angioplasty, and bypass Surgery study (MASS).},
  author={Neuza Helena Moreira Lopes and Felipe da Silva Paulitsch and A{\'e}cio F T G{\'o}is and Alexandre da Costa Pereira and Noedir Ant{\^o}nio Groppo Stolf and Lu{\'i}s Alberto de Oliveira Dallan and Jos{\'e} Ant{\^o}nio Franchini Ramires and Whady Hueb},
  journal={European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={349-54}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether the number of vessels disease has an impact on clinical outcomes as well as on therapeutic results accordingly to medical, percutaneous, or surgery treatment in chronic coronary artery disease. METHODS We evaluated 825 individuals enrolled in MASS study, a randomized study to compare treatment options for single or multivessel coronary artery disease with preserved left ventricular function, prospectively followed during 5 years. The incidence of overall… CONTINUE READING
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