Thoracic radiotherapy in patients with lymphoma and restenosis after coronary stent placement.

@article{Schmig2007ThoracicRI,
  title={Thoracic radiotherapy in patients with lymphoma and restenosis after coronary stent placement.},
  author={Kathrin Sch{\"o}mig and Gjin Ndrepepa and Julinda Mehilli and J{\"u}rgen Pache and Adnan Kastrati and Albert Schoemig},
  journal={Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions},
  year={2007},
  volume={70 3},
  pages={359-65}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to assess the incidence of restenosis after coronary stenting in patients with lymphoma treated with thoracic radiation. BACKGROUND Patients with Hodgkin lymphoma treated with thoracic radiation have an increased incidence of coronary artery disease (CAD). The incidence of restenosis after percutaneous coronary interventions is completely unknown. METHODS This study included 12,626 consecutive patients with CAD treated with coronary stenting during a 10… CONTINUE READING