The impact of renal insufficiency on clinical outcomes in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions.

Abstract

OBJECTIVES We sought to determine the effect of varying degrees of renal insufficiency on death and cardiac events during and after a percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). BACKGROUND Patients with end-stage renal disease have a high mortality from coronary artery disease. Little is known about the impact of mild and moderate renal insufficiency on… (More)

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