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Revascularization for unprotected left main stem coronary artery stenosis stenting or surgery.

Abstract:

For coronary artery disease with unprotected left main stem (LMS) stenosis, coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is traditionally regarded as the "standard of care" because of its well-documented and durable survival advantage. There is now an increasing trend to use drug-eluting stents for LMS stenosis rather than CABG despite very little high-quality data to inform clinical practice. We herein: 1) evaluate the current evidence in support of the use of percutaneous revascularization for un...

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10.1016/j.jacc.2007.09.067

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
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Author
Journal:
Journal of the American College of Cardiology More from this journal
Volume:
51
Issue:
9
Pages:
885-892
Publication date:
2008-03-01
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EISSN:
1558-3597
ISSN:
0735-1097
Language:
English
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pubs:140782
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uuid:6795a715-de15-4a67-ab77-c50b670b23d8
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pubs:140782
Source identifiers:
140782
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2012-12-19

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