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Pressure wire versus microcatheter for FFR measurement: a head-to-head comparison

EuroIntervention 2018;13:e1850-e1856 published online August 2017 published online e-edition February 2018. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-00238

1. Service de Cardiologie, Clinique Ste Clotilde, Sainte Clotilde, France; 2. Aalst Cardiovascular Center, Aalst, Belgium; 3. Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Cochin, Paris, France

Aims: Recently developed microcatheters can be used instead of a pressure wire for fractional flow reserve (FFR) measurement. We sought to assess the haemodynamic and clinical impact of u

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