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Single-center registry of patients treated with at least one Endeavor, zotarolimus-eluting, Stent as the primary treatment for acute coronary syndrome at the Washington Hospital Center, with the aim of assessing clinical success and safety at 30 days, 6 months and annually for up to 3 years post Endeavor Stent implantation.
Interventional cardiology was revolutionized by the invention of stents, initially with the bare-metal stents (BMS) and recently with the drug-eluting stents (DES).Zotarolimus-eluting stents have shown promising results in randomized clinical trails, demonstrating a reduction of clinical and angiographic restenosis in comparison to BMS, and comparable clinically-driven target lesion revascularization rates in comparison with Sirolimus-eluting stents. While short-term and 1 year registry data is available from outside of the United States, it will be important to collect "real-world" data regarding the stent usage and outcomes in the United States. In this study we propose to follow patients who received at least one Endeavor® Stent as primary treatment for ACS for up to 3 years post initial stent implantation.
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Retrospective
Coronary Artery Disease
Washington Hospital Center
District of Columbia
Medstar Research Institute
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:21-0400
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