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'Fused-Gold' vs. 'Bare' stainless steel NIRflex stents of the same geometric design in diseased native coronary arteries. Long-term results from the NIR TOP Study


1. Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; 2. Rabin Medical Centre, Petach Tikva, Israel; 3. Sunnybrook & Women’s Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada; Herzkatheterlabor, Munchen, Germany; 4. Lady Davis Carmel Medic

Objectives: We evaluated the long-term clinical and angiographic results of ‘fused-gold’ (NIRFlex Royal) and ‘bare’ (NIRFlex) stainless steel stents in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)

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