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Optical Coherence Tomography Evaluation of a Biodegradable Polymer-based Drug-eluting Stent

2014-07-23 21:10:54 | BioPortfolio

Summary

PONTINA aims at assessing by optical coherence tomography the neointimal coverage of the biodegradable polymer-based Biolimus A9-eluting stent (Biomatrix stent) after full drug elution and polymer biodegradation (6 months), at one month after this time-point (7 months) and, as a comparator, of its bare metal stent counterpart (Gazelle stent) at 1 month after implantation.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Coronary Artery Disease

Location

UOC Emodinamica e Cardiologia Interventistica - Ospedale Santa Maria Goretti
Latina
Italy
04100

Status

Recruiting

Source

Ospedale Santa Maria Goretti

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:10:54-0400

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