Left Main Coronary Artery Stenosis

Percent luminal narrowing of the left main coronary artery, at the point of maximal stenosis of the left main coronary artery.
National Institutes of Health

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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is increasingly used to treat unprotected left main coronary artery stenosis… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVES We undertook a meta-analysis to assess outcomes for drug-eluting stents (DES) and bare-metal stents (BMS) in… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Significant left main coronary artery stenosis is an accepted indication for surgical revascularization. The potential… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to compare the early and late results of percutaneous and surgical revascularization of… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVES To optimize percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) strategy for unprotected left main (LM) disease, we performed a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Although great interest exists in the relative efficacy of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) versus percutaneous coronary… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) is being used to assess the significance of a left main coronary artery stenosis (LMCS… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE To analyse the long term prognosis in patients with isolated stenoses of the left main coronary artery (LMCA) following… (More)
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1990
1990
Although transthoracic two-dimensional echocardiography can detect dilation of the coronary arteries, the reliability of this… (More)
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1988
1988
We present two cases of isolated proximal left main coronary artery stenosis treated by direct transaortic angioplasty. In… (More)
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