Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in unstable angina: comparison with stable angina.

@article{Quigley1986PercutaneousTC,
  title={Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in unstable angina: comparison with stable angina.},
  author={P M Quigley and J E Erwin and Brian J. Maurer and Michael J. Walsh and G F Gearty},
  journal={British heart journal},
  year={1986},
  volume={55 3},
  pages={227-30}
}
Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty was performed in 25 patients with unstable angina and in a similar group of 25 patients with stable angina. The frequency of single, double, and triple vessel disease was identical in each group. Technical success was achieved in 22 (81%) out of 27 attempts in those with unstable angina and in 14 (52%) out of 27 attempts in those with stable angina. Vessel occlusion occurred in nine patients, necessitating emergency bypass surgery in four. There… CONTINUE READING
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