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STACCATO (Assessment of Stent sTrut Apposition and Coverage in Coronary ArTeries with Optical coherence tomography in patients with STEMI, NSTEMI and stable/unstable angina undergoing everolimus vs. biolimus A9-eluting stent implantation): a randomised controlled trial

EuroIntervention 2016;11:e1619-e1626 published online ahead of print November 2014 published online e-edition April 2016. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV11I14A313

1. Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium; 2. Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium; 3. Leuvens Biostatistiek en Statistische Bioinformatica Centrum, Leuven, Belgium

Aims: To compare tissue coverage in coronary lesions stented with durable fluoropolymer-coated everolimus-eluting stents (EES) vs. biodegradable polymer-coated biolimus A9-eluting stents

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