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Is quantitative coronary angiography reliable in assessing the late lumen loss of the everolimus-eluting bioresorbable polylactide scaffold in comparison with the cobalt-chromium metallic stent?

EuroIntervention 2017;13:e585-e594 published online March 2017 published online e-edition August 2017. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-00070

1. Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; 2. Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; 3. Cardialysis, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; 4. LKEB–Division of Image Processing, Department of Radiology

Aims: Immediately after stent/scaffold implantation, quantitative coronary angiography (QCA) in comparison to optical coherence tomography (OCT) more severely underestimates the lumen dia

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