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Why we should never return to bare metal stents?


Institut Hospitalier Jacques Cartier, Massy, France

First and foremost, the operator itself. The results of early DES studies led to the rather naïve belief that mere placement of a stent in a patient’s coronary artery was sufficient to ensure complete cure of the

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