Seven-year outcome in the RITA-2 trial: coronary angioplasty versus medical therapy.

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OBJECTIVES This study was designed to compare the long-term consequences of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) and continued medical treatment. BACKGROUND The long-term effects of percutaneous coronary intervention need evaluating, especially in comparison with an alternative policy of continued medical treatment. METHODS The Second… (More)

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@article{Henderson2003SevenyearOI, title={Seven-year outcome in the RITA-2 trial: coronary angioplasty versus medical therapy.}, author={Robert Henderson and Stuart J. Pocock and Tim C Clayton and Rosemary C Knight and Keith A. A. Fox and Desmond G. Julian and Douglas A. Chamberlain}, journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology}, year={2003}, volume={42 7}, pages={1161-70} }