October 2014

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Volume 26 Issue 10
We report the learning curve over 5 years in a high-volume interventional center during the crossover from the transfemoral access to transradial access for percutaneous coronary intervention. In particular, we evaluate clinical characteristics, radi…
Surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR) is considered the standard treatment for symptomatic aortic stenosis (AS) due to its excellent short- and long-term outcomes. The present study reports the University of Zurich and the University College Londo…
Our aim was to examine fractional flow reserve responses of intravenous adenosine with increasing doses of intracoronary (IC) adenosine versus IC uridine triphosphate in patients with coronary artery disease. 
Non-uniform distribution of drug-eluting stent struts may cause uneven drug deposition associated with an adverse neointimal response and clinical events. This study assesses circumferential stent strut distribution in bare-metal (BMS, n=117) and pac…