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Latest Publications and Research on Coronary Balloon Angioplasty

J Invasive Cardiol    

Excimer Laser Coronary Angioplasty (ELCA): Fundamentals, Mechanism of Action, and Clinical Applications.

Egred M, Brilakis ES

Laser coronary angioplasty was developed to modify atherosclerotic plaque and help with the acute and longer-term limitations of balloon angioplasty, ... Read More

Source: PubMed

Clin Res Cardiol  2020 Jan 29  

Drug-coated balloon versus drug-eluting stent in small coronary artery lesions: angiographic analysis from the BASKET-SMALL 2 trial.

Fahrni G, Scheller B, Coslovsky M, Gilgen N, Farah A, Ohlow MA, Mangner N, Weilenmann D, Wöhrle J, Cuculi F, Leibundgut G, Möbius-Winkler S, Zweiker R, Twerenbold R, Kaiser C, Jeger R

The randomized BASKET-SMALL 2 trial showed non-inferiority for treatment with drug-coated balloon (DCB) compared with drug-eluting stents (DES) in pat... Read More

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Patients with left main coronary artery disease: stent or surgery?

Morice MC

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Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc    

Quantification of Spatial Heterogeneity of Ventricular Repolarization During Early-Stage Cardiac Ischemia Induced by Coronary Angioplasty.

Rivolta MW, Rocchetta F, Mainardi LT, Lombardi F, Sassi R

Coronary angioplasty (CA) is a surgical procedure meant to break the plaque and restore the blood flow in obstructed coronary arteries. It is based on... Read More

Source: PubMed

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv  2020 Jan 13  

Two-year follow-up of a randomized multicenter study comparing a drug-coated balloon with a drug-eluting stent in native small coronary vessels: The RESTORE Small Vessel Disease China trial.

Tian J, Tang YD, Qiao S, Su X, Chen Y, Jin Z, Chen H, Xu B, Kong X, Pang W, Liu Y, Yu Z, Li X, Li H, Zhao Y, Wang Y, Li W, Guan C, Gao R, Xu B

To report the clinical outcomes of the RESTORE drug-coated balloon (DCB; Cardionovum, Bonn, Germany) for treatment of de novo small vessel disease (SV... Read More

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sunils9 Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Very useful and to the point info.

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