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The impact of the location of a chronic total occlusion in a non-infarct-related artery on long-term mortality in ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients

EuroIntervention 2016;12:423-430. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV12I4A75

AMC Heart Center, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Aims: Several studies have evaluated the impact of a CTO on short- and long-term mortality in STEMI patients. It has been speculated that the adverse effect on prognosis could differ per

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