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Comparison of vascular response between durable and biodegradable polymer-based drug-eluting stents in a porcine coronary artery model

EuroIntervention 2014;10:717-723.

1. Department of Cardiology, Tokai University School of Medicine, Isehara, Kanagawa, Japan; 2. Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan; 3. CVPath Institute, Inc.

Aims: Biodegradable polymer-based drug-eluting stents are thought to be safer than durable polymer-based stents. However, the long-term vascular response remains unclear. The aim of this

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