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Outcome After Myocardial Infarction Treated With Resolute Integrity and Promus Element Stents: Insights From the DUTCH PEERS (TWENTE II) Randomized Trial

K Gert van Houwelingen, Ming Kai Lam, Marije M Lowik, Peter W Danse, R Melvyn Tjon Joe Gin, Gillian A Jessurun, Rutger L Anthonio, Hanim Sen, Gerard CM Linssen, Maarten J Ijzerman, Carine JM Doggen, Clemens von Birgelen

Revista Espanola de Cardiologia | EDICIONES DOYMA S A | Published : 2016


INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES: In acute myocardial infarction (MI), novel highly deliverable drug-eluting stents (DES) may be particularly valuable as their flexible stent designs might reduce device-induced traumas to culprit lesions. The aim of the study was to assess the safety and efficacy of percutaneous coronary interventions with 2 novel durable polymer-coated DES in patients with acute MI. METHODS: The prospective, randomized DUTCH PEERS (TWENTE II) multicenter trial compares Resolute Integrity and Promus Element stents in 1811 all-comer patients, of whom 817 (45.1%) were treated for ST-segment elevation MI or non-ST-segment elevation MI and the 2-year outcome is available in 99.9%. Th..

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