Treatment with 48-mm everolimus-eluting stents

Abstract

Lesion length is a major predictor of adverse outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention. Long lesions often require multiple stents with variable overlap, which increases the probability of geographical miss and the incidence of mechanical complications, such as side-branch occlusion, restenosis, and stent thrombosis. These pitfalls may be avoided… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00059-017-4670-2

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