Incidence, morphology, angiographic findings, and outcomes of intramural hematomas after percutaneous coronary interventions: an intravascular ultrasound study.

@article{Maehara2002IncidenceMA,
  title={Incidence, morphology, angiographic findings, and outcomes of intramural hematomas after percutaneous coronary interventions: an intravascular ultrasound study.},
  author={Akiko Maehara and Gary S. Mintz and Anh B. Bui and Marco Castagna and Olga R. Walter and Chrysoula K Pappas and Ellen E. Pinnow and Augusto D. Pichard and Lowell F Satler and Ron Waksman and William O. Suddath and John R. Laird and Kenneth M. Kent and Neil Weissman},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={2002},
  volume={105 17},
  pages={2037-42}
}
BACKGROUND Intramural hematomas during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) have not been well studied. METHODS AND RESULTS We used intravascular ultrasound to determine the incidence, morphology, and clinical features of post-PCI intramural hematomas. In 905 patients with 1025 consecutive native coronary artery, non-in-stent restenosis lesions… CONTINUE READING