COMFORTABLE AMI: New-generation DES shows benefit

Drug-eluting stents (DES) with biodegradable polymers can allow controlled drug release followed by subsequent degradation of the polymer, leaving a in essence a bare-metal stent. ┬áIn patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), this may prevent the delayed vessel healing that is thought to be caused at least in […]

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