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Cardiac remote ischaemic preconditioning reduces periprocedural myocardial infarction for patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions: a meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials

EuroIntervention 2014;9:1463-1471. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV9I12A244

1. Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Città Della Salute e Della Scienza, Turin, Italy; 2. Department of Medico-Surgical Sciences and Biotechnologies, Sapienza University of Rome, Latina, Italy; 3. Division of Cardiovascular Diseases

Aims: To establish the cardioprotective effect of remote ischaemic preconditioning (RIPC) in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).

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