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Effects of successful percutaneous coronary intervention of chronic total occlusions on myocardial perfusion and left ventricular function

EuroIntervention 2017;13:345-354 published online February 2017. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-01014

1. Department of Cardiology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; 2. Netherlands Heart Institute, Utrecht, the Netherlands; 3. Department of Radiology & Nuclear Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; 4

Aims: The aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of successful PCI CTO on absolute myocardial blood flow (MBF) and functional recovery.


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