Drug-eluting stents versus bare-metal stents in acute myocardial infarction: A systematic review and meta-analysis
International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, 02/11/2011
Evidence Based Medicine
Suh HS et al. – The data in aggregate suggest that using drug–eluting stents (DES) in ST–elevation acute myocardial infarction patients is safe and efficacious, but there are differences between randomized controlled trial and observational data comparing DES and bare–metal stents.