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Comparison of the CardioShield filter with the guardwire balloon in the prevention of embolisation during vein graft intervention: results from the CAPTIVE randomised trial

EuroIntervention 2006;2:161-168 - DOI10.4244/EIJV2I2A28.

1. Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota; 2. Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; 3. Elyria Memorial Hospital, Elyria, Ohio; 4. Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Burlington

Aims: This study assessed safety and efficacy of a third-generation distal protection device, MedNova CardioShield Bare Wire Myocardial Protection System, for treating Saphenous Vein Graft

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