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In-hospital outcomes of percutaneous coronary intervention in patients with chronic total occlusion: insights from the ERCTO (European Registry of Chronic Total Occlusion) registry

EuroIntervention 2011;7:472-479. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV7I4A77

1. Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic Disease, Clinical Division of Cardiology, Ferrarotto Hospital, University of Catania, Italy; 2. Main Taunus Kliniken - Bad Soden, Germany; 3. Medizinische Klinik I Klinikum, Darmstadt, Ger

Aims: In comparison with non-occlusive lesions, percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) of chronic total occlusions (CTO) represents a greater challenge for the interven

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