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A comparison of an ultrathin-strut biodegradable polymer sirolimus-eluting stent with a durable polymer everolimus-eluting stent for patients with acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention: rationale and design of the BIOSTEMI trial

EuroIntervention 2018;14:692-699 published online December 2017. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-00734

1. Cardiology Division, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland; 2. Cardiology Department, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland; 3. Clinical Trials Unit Bern, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland; 4. Ca

Aims: A novel ultrathin-strut biodegradable polymer sirolimus-eluting stent (BP-SES) (Orsiro; Biotronik, Bülach, Switzerland) was shown to be superior to a thin-strut durable polymer ever

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