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The hypothesis of this study is that coronary angioplasty with stenting of right coronary artery (RCA) chronic total occlusion (CTO) improves myocardium perfusion. Thus a stress-MRI is a method of choice to evaluate the efficacy of RCA CTO recanalization.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Ischemic Heart Disease
CTO coronary angioplasty, Optimal medicamentous treatment, Stress-MRI
State Research Institute of CIrculation Pathology
Meshalkin Research Institute of Pathology of Circulation
Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-05-12T00:38:21-0400
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