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Randomized nine months clinical comparison of implantation of Taxol eluting (Taxus Express) and Sirolimus eluting (Cypher Select) stents in non-selected patients with coronary artery disease.
- Randomized open multicentre trial.
- 1800 patients with coronary artery disease scheduled for percutaneous coronary intervention with stent implantation.
- Patients with coronary artery disease scheduled for percutaneous coronary intervention with stent implantation.
- Signed informed conscent.
- Participation in other stent studies.
- Implantation of Taxus Express og Cypher Select stents.
- Combined end-point of cardiac death, new revascularization (PCI or CABG) or myocardial infarction after nine months.
- Total death after nine months
- Cardiac death after nine months
- Myocardial infarction after nine months
- Index vessel myocardial infarction after nine months
- Target lesion revascularization
- Target vessel revascularization
- Stent thrombosis after nine months
- End-points will be ajudicated by an independent end-point committee
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Coronary Artery Disease
Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:42:01-0400
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