Percutaneous femoral artery angioplasty with stent-in-stent technique and tirofiban administration.

@article{Ambrosini2002PercutaneousFA,
  title={Percutaneous femoral artery angioplasty with stent-in-stent technique and tirofiban administration.},
  author={Vittorio Ambrosini and Salvatore Battaglia and Angelo Cioppa and Letizia Lo Muzio and Luigi Salemme and Giovanni Sorropago and Tullio Tesoria and Paolo Rubino},
  journal={The Journal of invasive cardiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={14 10},
  pages={619-23}
}
Despite the use of stent implantation along with percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, the rate of restenosis in high-risk patients is still high. Some studies have proven the ability of platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor antagonists to reduce peri- and post-procedural thrombotic complications in endovascular procedures. We present the case of a 62… CONTINUE READING