Experimental research

Comparison of drug-eluting stent cell size using micro-CT: important data for bifurcation stent selection

EuroIntervention 2008;4:391-396 - DOI10.4244/EIJV4I3A68.

Peter Mortier
Peter Mortier1*, MEng; Denis Van Loo2, MEng; Matthieu De Beule1, PhD; Patrick Segers1, PhD; Yves Taeymans3, MD, PhD; Pascal Verdonck1, PhD; Benedict Verhegghe1, PhD
1. Institute Biomedical Technology (IBiTech), Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium; 2. Centre of X-ray Tomography (UGCT), Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium; 3. Department of Cardiology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium

Aims: The size of stent cells is an important design parameter influencing the resulting wall coverage and strut positioning of several bifurcation stenting techniques. Therefore, we

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