Posts Tagged ‘everolimus-eluting stents’

March 30th, 2015

Selections from Richard Lehman’s Literature Review: March 30th

This week’s topics include two papers comparing everolimus-eluting stents and CABG and a study of short-term exposure to air pollution and stroke.

March 16th, 2015

Better Than BEST? An Observational Comparison of PCI and CABG for Multivessel Coronary Disease

Sripal Bangalore discusses his observational study comparing CABG with everolimus-eluting stent PCI in patients with multivessel coronary disease, alongside findings from the BEST randomized trial.

September 14th, 2011

Meta-Analysis Finds Reduction in Stent Thrombosis with Everolimus-Eluting Stents

Stent thrombosis and other complications are less likely to occur when an everolimus-eluting stent is used, according to a large new meta-analysis.