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Drug-eluting stent implantation for chronic total occlusions: comparison between the Sirolimus- and Paclitaxel-eluting stent


Angela Hoye
Angela Hoye, MB, ChB; Andrew TL Ong, MD; Jiro Aoki, MD; Carlos AG van Mieghem, MD; Gaston A. Rodriguez Granillo, MD; Marco Valgimigli, MD; Georgios Sianos, MD, PhD; Eugene McFadden, MB, ChB, FACC; Willem J. van der Giessen, MD, PhD; Pim J. de Feyter, MD, PhD, FACC; Ron T. van Domburg, PhD; Patrick W Serruys*, MD, PhD, FACC
Department of Interventional Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Aims: Long-term results following percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with bare metal stents in the treatment of chronic total occlusions (CTOs) is hindered by a significant rate of re

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