Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: Angiographic Follow-Up and Long-Term Clinical Outcome in a Predominantly Medically Treated Population.

@article{Rogowski2017SpontaneousCA,
  title={Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: Angiographic Follow-Up and Long-Term Clinical Outcome in a Predominantly Medically Treated Population.},
  author={Sebastian Rogowski and Micha T Maeder and Daniel Weilenmann and Philipp K. Haager and Peter Lukas Ammann and Franziska Rohner and Lucas Joerg and Hans Rickli},
  journal={Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions},
  year={2017},
  volume={89 1},
  pages={59-68}
}
OBJECTIVE We sought to assess the angiographic and long-term clinical outcomes in a predominantly medically treated population with spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD). BACKGROUND There are little data on the angiographic and long-term outcome in patients with SCAD. METHODS We studied 64 patients with SCAD (mean age 53 years, 94% females, three peripartum) with acute coronary syndrome who were treated using coronary bypass grafting (n = 1), percutaneous coronary intervention (n… CONTINUE READING