Journal article

Early strut protrusion and late neointima thickness in the Absorb bioresorbable scaffold: a serial wall shear stress analysis up to five years

Erhan Tenekecioglu, Ryo Torii, Yuki Katagiri, Taku Asano, Rodrigo Modolo, Yosuke Miyazaki, Ply Chichareon, Eric KW Poon, Frank Gijsen, Vikas Thondapu, David van Klaveren, Hans Jonker, Andrew Ooi, Peter Barlis, Carlos Collet, Yoshinobu Onuma, Christos V Bourantas, Patrick W Serruys

EuroIntervention | Europa Digital & Publishing | Published : 2019

Abstract

The aim of the study was to evaluate the effect of strut protrusion (SP) on wall shear stress (WSS) and neointimal growth (NG) one and five years after implantation of an Absorb bioresorbable vascular scaffold.