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Histopathologic evaluation of nitinol self-expanding stents in an animal model of advanced atherosclerotic lesions

EuroIntervention 2010;5:737-744.

1. CVPath Institute, Inc., Gaithersburg, MD, USA; 2. Deutsches Herzzentrum Muenchen und 1. Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Germany; 3. Nitinol and Device Components, Fremont, CA, USA

Aims: The histologic response to self-expanding stent implantation into advanced atherosclerotic lesions has not been systematically investigated. We tested the hypothesis of whether gradua

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