In vivo evaluation of a biolimus eluting nickel titanium self expanding stent with overlapping balloon expandable drug eluting and bare metal stents in a porcine coronary model.

@article{Cilingiroglu2009InVE,
  title={In vivo evaluation of a biolimus eluting nickel titanium self expanding stent with overlapping balloon expandable drug eluting and bare metal stents in a porcine coronary model.},
  author={Mehmet Cilingiroglu and James Elliott and Pramod Sangi and Holly Matthews and Fermin O. Tio and Brett Trauthen and John Elicker and Steven R. Bailey},
  journal={EuroIntervention : journal of EuroPCR in collaboration with the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the European Society of Cardiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={4 4},
  pages={534-41}
}
AIMS Long lesions and complex vessel anatomy frequently require the use of overlapping stents to treat a lesion. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the long-term effects of overlapping the Axxess Biolimus A9 eluting stent (BES) with two of the most commonly used, commercially available drug eluting stents. These stents were compared to BxVelocity… CONTINUE READING