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State of the art: evolving concepts in the treatment of heavily calcified and undilatable coronary stenoses – from debulking to plaque modification, a 40-year-long journey

EuroIntervention 2017;13:696-705. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-00473

1. Cardiovascular Research Center, Aalst OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium; 2. Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy; 3. Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, NY, USA; 4. St. Francis Hospital, Rosly

Since the first balloon angioplasty by Andreas Grüntzig 40 years ago, interventional cardiology has witnessed the introduction of countless tools and techniques that have significantly contributed to broadening the applicatio

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