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Four-year polymer biocompatibility and vascular healing profile of a novel ultrahigh molecular weight amorphous PLLA bioresorbable vascular scaffold: an OCT study in healthy porcine coronary arteries

EuroIntervention 2016;12:1510-1518. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00308

1. CRF-Skirball Center for Innovation, New York, NY, USA; 2. Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy, Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA; 3. Medical University of Silesia, 3rd Department of Cardiology,

Aims: The vascular healing profile of polymers used in bioresorbable vascular scaffolds (BRS) has not been fully characterised in the absence of antiproliferative drugs. In this study, we

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