Percutaneous coronary intervention for acute coronary syndrome due to graft failure; use of bare-metal and drug-eluting stents and subsequent long-term clinical outcome

Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, 05/08/2012

In patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) due to acute graft failure, long–term outcomes remain poor. In a non–randomized comparison with BMS, drug–eluting stent (DES) use was not a significant independent predictor of better outcome regarding the primary endpoint.

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