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Predictors of long-term major adverse cardiac events and clinical restenosis following elective percutaneous coronary stenting.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18818239     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Limited data exist regarding the predictors of long-term clinical outcomes following elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in the current era of stenting. The authors investigated the predictors of major adverse cardiac events (MACE) and clinical restenosis in 740 consecutive patients who underwent successful elective PCI with bare metal stents (BMSs) or drug-eluting stents (DESs). At 30-month follow-up, compared with BMS recipients, DES recipients had a significantly lower rate of MACE, which was mainly driven by a decreased repeat target vessel PCI. The rate of 30-month clinical restenosis was significantly lower in DES recipients. The authors conclude that baseline clinical, angiographic, and procedural characteristics determine long-term MACE and clinical restenosis after elective PCI, with DES being the independent predictor for both.
Authors:
Qiangjun Cai; Kimberly Skelding; Arthur Armstrong; Dipan Desai; G Craig Wood; James Blankenship
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article     Date:  2008-09-25
Journal Detail:
Title:  Angiology     Volume:  60     ISSN:  1940-1574     ISO Abbreviation:  Angiology     Publication Date:    2009 Apr-May
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-04-20     Completed Date:  2009-05-07     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0203706     Medline TA:  Angiology     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  141-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Internal Medicine, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Angioplasty, Transluminal, Percutaneous Coronary / adverse effects*,  methods
Coronary Angiography
Coronary Restenosis / epidemiology*,  etiology,  radiography
Female
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Incidence
Male
Middle Aged
Postoperative Complications
Prognosis
Retrospective Studies
Risk Factors
Stents*
Surgical Procedures, Elective / adverse effects*
Time Factors
United States / epidemiology

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