Gender differences in long-term clinical outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention of chronic total occlusions

Bimmer E. Claessen, Alaide Chieffo, George D. Dangas, Cosmo Godino, Seung Whan Lee, Kotaro Obunai, Mauro Carlino, Vaso Chantziara, Irini Apostolidou, José P S Henriques, Martin B. Leon, Carlo Di Mario, Seung Jung Park, Gregg W. Stone, Jeffrey W. Moses, Antonio Colombo, Roxana Mehran

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Abstract

Introduction: Little is known about gender differences among patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for chronic total occlusion (CTO). Methods: A total of 1791 patients with 1852 CTOs underwent PCI at 3 centers in the United States, Italy, and South Korea between 1998 and 2007. We compared baseline characteristics, procedural success rates (residual stenosis

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)484-488
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Invasive Cardiology
Volume24
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2012

Keywords

  • chronic total occlusion
  • gender

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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