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Guidewires for lower extremity artery angioplasty: a review

EuroIntervention 2015;11:799-807. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV11I7A164

1. Cardiovascular Department, San Luca Hospital, Lucca, Italy; 2. Peripheral Interventional Unit, Humanitas Gavazzeni, Bergamo, Italy; 3. Interventional Radiology Unit, Policlinico Abano Terme, Padua, Italy; 4. Division of Cardiology, University Hospital,

The guidewire (GW) is probably the most important tool for the endovascular treatment of arterial obstructions. In fact, the treatment of a lesion is only possible when the GW is passed beyond the target lesion. Lower limb pe

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