Long-Term Clinical Outcomes of Fractional Flow Reserve-Guided Versus Routine Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation in Patients With Intermediate Coronary Stenosis: Five-Year Clinical Outcomes of DEFER-DES Trial.


BACKGROUND We aimed to compare the long-term clinical outcomes between fractional flow reserve (FFR)-guided and routine drug-eluting stent (DES) implantation in patients with an intermediate coronary stenosis. METHODS AND RESULTS A total of 229 patients with an angiographically intermediate coronary stenosis were randomly assigned to FFR-guided or Routine… (More)
DOI: 10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.115.002442


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