Source: Coronary Artery Disease; Aug 2018; vol. 29 (no. 5); p. 403-408
Publication Date: Aug 2018
Publication Type(s): Article
Abstract:Objectives Periprocedural myocardial infarction (PMI) is reported to be associated with adverse long-term clinical outcomes. This study compared the rates of PMI following treatment of de novo coronary lesions using either a paclitaxel-coated balloon (PCB) or a newer-generation drug-eluting stent (DES).