Results and mid-long-term follow-up of stent implantation for native and recurrent coarctation of the aorta.

@article{Chessa2005ResultsAM,
  title={Results and mid-long-term follow-up of stent implantation for native and recurrent coarctation of the aorta.},
  author={M Loredana Chessa and Marianna Carrozza and Gianfranco Butera and Luciane Piazza and Diana Gabriela Negura and Claudio Maria Bussadori and Edoardo Bossone and Alessandro Giamberti and M{\'a}rio Carminati},
  journal={European heart journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={26 24},
  pages={
          2728-32
        }
}
AIMS Since the late 1980s, endovascular stents have been used in the treatment of several vascular lesions. In the last decades, stent implantation has been proposed as a reliable option for the treatment of coarctation of the aorta. In this setting, it seems to have some advantages, rendering it superior to angioplasty alone. METHODS AND RESULTS Between December 1997 and December 2004, 71 consecutive patients (44 males and 27 females) underwent cardiac catheterization for native or recurrent… CONTINUE READING
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