Combined use of directional atherectomy and drug-coated balloon for the endovascular treatment of common femoral artery disease: immediate and one-year outcomes

EuroIntervention 2017;12:1789-1794. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-15-00187

Angelo Cioppa
Angelo Cioppa1, MD; Eugenio Stabile2*, MD, PhD; Luigi Salemme1, MD; Grigore Popusoi1, MD; Armando Pucciarelli1, MD; Fortunato Iacovelli1, MD, PhD; Antonella Arcari1, BS; Enrico Coscioni3, MD; Bruno Trimarco2, MD; Giovanni Esposito2, MD; Tullio Tesorio1, MD
1. Division of Invasive Cardiology, Montevergine Clinic, Mercogliano, Italy; 2. Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, University Federico II, Naples, Italy; 3. Department of Cardiac Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria “S. Giovanni di Dio e Ru

Aims: Surgical endarterectomy is the therapy of choice for atherosclerotic common femoral artery (CFA) obstruction. Recently, some large single-centre series have shown encouraging result

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calcific lesionscommon femoral arterydirectional atherectomy
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