Percutaneous coronary intervention in a patient with von Willebrand's disease presenting with an acute coronary syndrome.

@article{MacDonald2006PercutaneousCI,
  title={Percutaneous coronary intervention in a patient with von Willebrand's disease presenting with an acute coronary syndrome.},
  author={John MacDonald and Manivannan Srinivasan and Ranjit More},
  journal={The Journal of invasive cardiology},
  year={2006},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={174-7}
}
The optimal management strategy for patients with von Willebrand's disease presenting with acute coronary syndromes is unclear. We present a clinical case of percutaneous coronary intervention following an acute coronary syndrome in a man with von Willebrand's disease. Other published case reports are reviewed. The central role of von Willebrand factor in… CONTINUE READING