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Prospective, two arms, randomized multi-center trial of 1,100 patients enrolled at 26 centers in Korea and 11 centers in Asian-pacific region. Following angiography, patients with chronic total occlusion (more than 3 months) have documented myocardial ischemia or symptoms of angina, and eligible for stenting without any exclusion criteria will be randomized 1:1 to: a) drug-eluting stent vs. b) optimal medical treatment. All patients will be followed for at least 3 year.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Subject), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Coronary Artery Disease
Cypher, xience, Endeavor, Taxus, optimal medical therapy
Peking University First Hospital
Not yet recruiting
CardioVascular Research Foundation, Korea
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:35-0400
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