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Stent or Scaffold Thrombosis: Past, Current, and Future Perspectives

Stent or Scaffold Thrombosis: Past, Current, and Future Perspectives

Interventional Cardiology July 4, 2017 at 8:28 AM 0 comments

Hideki Wada,1 Peter C. Mattson,2 *Hiroshi Iwata1 1. Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan 2. Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA *Correspondence to hiroiwata-circ@umin.ac.jp Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 13.03.17 Accepted: 08.15.17 Citation: EMJ IntRead More

Is There an Optimal Duration of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation?

Is There an Optimal Duration of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy After Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation?

Interventional Cardiology July 4, 2017 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

*Bernard Cheung,1-3 Yue Fei,1 Man-Fung Tsoi,1 Tommy Tsang Cheung1 1. Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong 2. State Key Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong 3. Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Medicine, The University ofRead More

Late and Very Late Stent Thrombosis in the Era of Second-Generation Drug-Eluding Stents

Late and Very Late Stent Thrombosis in the Era of Second-Generation Drug-Eluding Stents

European Medical Journal August 23, 2016 at 8:20 AM 0 comments

Jaya Mallidi, *Amir Lotfi Division of Cardiology, Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA *Correspondence to amir.lotfi@bhs.org Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 24.11.15 Accepted: 10.03.16 Citation: EMJ. 2016;1[3]:85-93. Abstract Stent thrombosis is a life-threatening complication of percutaneous coronary intervention that often results in ST-segmentRead More

Evolution of Drug-Eluting Stent Drug Elution Profile: Is a Crystalline Drug Form the Ideal Solution?

Evolution of Drug-Eluting Stent Drug Elution Profile: Is a Crystalline Drug Form the Ideal Solution?

Interventional Cardiology June 30, 2016 at 8:28 AM 0 comments

*Giuseppe Sangiorgi,1 Riccardo Colantonio,2 Fabio De Luca3 1. Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiac Cath Lab, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy 2. Department of Cardiology, Cardiac Cath Lab, San Pietro Hospital, Rome, Italy 3. Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Maria Beatrice Hospital, Florence, Italy *Correspondence to gsangiorgi@gmail.com Disclosure: Dr GiuseppeRead More