Sex-related differences in fractional flow reserve-guided treatment.

  title={Sex-related differences in fractional flow reserve-guided treatment.},
  author={Jing Li and Charanjit S. Rihal and Yoshiki Matsuo and Muhamad Elrashidi and Andreas J. Flammer and Moo-Sik Lee and Andrew Cassar and Ryan J Lennon and Joerg Herrmann and Malcolm R. Bell and David R. Holmes and John F. Bresnahan and Qi Hua and Lilach Orly Lerman and Amir Lerman},
  journal={Circulation. Cardiovascular interventions},
  volume={6 6},
BACKGROUND Sex-specific differences affect the evaluation, treatment, and prognosis of coronary artery disease. We tested the hypothesis that long-term outcomes of fractional flow reserve (FFR)-guided percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) are different between women and men. METHODS AND RESULTS Consecutive 1090 patients, referred for PCI and undergoing… CONTINUE READING