Is low density lipoprotein apheresis effective for coronary artery disease?

Abstract

Low density lipoprotein (LDL) apheresis is one type of therapy currently being used for coronary artery disease; however, there has been no study to compare the effectiveness of this therapy with the effectiveness of other treatments, such as coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) and percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA). In this study, we… (More)

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@article{Kutsumi1998IsLD, title={Is low density lipoprotein apheresis effective for coronary artery disease?}, author={Yasunori Kutsumi and Hideyuki Tada and Ayumi Iwamuro and Hideaki Kabuto}, journal={ASAIO journal}, year={1998}, volume={44 5}, pages={M666-9} }