Myocardial Revascularization in New York State: Variations in the PCI-to-CABG Ratio and Their Implications

BACKGROUND During the past 2 decades, percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) has increased dramatically compared with coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) for patients with coronary artery disease. However, although the evidence available to all practitioners is similar, the relative distribution of PCI and CABG appears to differ among hospitals and… CONTINUE READING