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Longitudinal compression behaviour of coronary stents: a bench-top comparative study

EuroIntervention 2014;9:1454-1462. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV9I12A243

1. Polyclinique Les Fleurs, Ollioules, France; 2. Protomed S.A., Marseille, France; 3. Aix-Marseille University, ISM-GIBoc, Marseille, France

Aims: The aim of this study was to characterise the coronary stent longitudinal resistance of new coronary stents under worst case clinical crossing simulated configurations.

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