Medical Stents: State of the Art and Future Directions

Abstract

Stents have revolutionised the treatment of arterial disease. Acting as a supporting scaffold, these small mesh devices are now routinely inserted into arteries where the blood flow has become dangerously restricted. While coronary artery stenting is now relatively mature, significant scientific and technological challenges still remain, particularly in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10439-015-1526-x

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@article{McHugh2015MedicalSS, title={Medical Stents: State of the Art and Future Directions}, author={P. McHugh and Abdul I Barakat and Sean McGinty}, journal={Annals of Biomedical Engineering}, year={2015}, volume={44}, pages={274-275} }