Impact of severe lesion calcification on clinical outcome of patients with stable angina, treated with newer generation permanent polymer-coated drug-eluting stents: A patient-level pooled analysis from TWENTE and DUTCH PEERS (TWENTE II)
Jennifer Huisman, Liefke C van der Heijden, Marlies M Kok, Peter W Danse, Gillian AJ Jessurun, Martin G Stoel, K Gert van Houwelingen, Marije M Lowik, Raymond WM Hautvast, Maarten J IJzerman, Carine J Doggen, Clemens von Birgelen
American Heart Journal | MOSBY-ELSEVIER | Published : 2016
This study was performed without external funding. The TWENTE and DUTCH PEERS (TWENTE II) randomized trials were supported by equal unrestricted grants from Abbott Vascular and Medtronic, and from Boston Scientific and Medtronic, respectively. RCT# 01066650 and NCT01331707Submitted November 20, 2015; accepted February 9, 2016.