Revascularization of chronic total occlusions: time to reconsider?

Abstract

Up to 20% of all coronary angiograms reveal coronary chronic total occlusions (CTOs). The lack of robust type A evidence with hard clinical outcomes on the benefits of CTO revascularization has hampered attempts to develop recommendations regarding the optimal management of CTOs. This review presents issues surrounding CTO revascularization within the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2014.06.1181

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