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Comparative analysis method of permanent metallic stents (XIENCE) and bioresorbable poly-L-lactic (PLLA) scaffolds (Absorb) on optical coherence tomography at baseline and follow-up

EuroIntervention 2016;12:1498-1509 published online ahead of print October 2015. DOI: 10.4244/EIJY15M10_03

1. Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; 2. Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; 3. Department of Cardiology, The Heart Center, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen

Aims: Fully bioresorbable Absorb poly-L-lactic-acid (PLLA) scaffolds (Abbott Vascular, Santa Clara, CA, USA) are a novel approach for the treatment of coronary narrowing. Due to the trans

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