Coronary Stenting: A Companion to Topol's Textbook of Interventional Cardiology

1st Edition

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  • Matthew Price
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    Table of Contents

    Section 1 Prologue

    Chapter 1 Development of Coronary Stents: A Historical Perspective

    Section 2 Basic Principles

    Chapter 2 Fundamentals of Drug-Eluting Stent Design

    Chapter 3 Pre-Clinical Evaluation of Coronary Stents

    Chapter 4 Design, Analysis, and Interpretation of Comparative Effectiveness Studies and Randomized Clinical Trials of Coronary Stents

    Chapter 5 Pathology of Drug-Eluting Stents in Humans

    Chapter 6 Bioresorbable Coronary Scaffolds

    Section 3 Clinical Use

    Chapter 7 Efficacy and Safety of Bare Metal and Drug-Eluting Stents

    Chapter 8 Clinical Presentation, Evaluation, and Treatment of Restenosis

    Chapter 9 Intravascular Ultrasound-Guided Coronary Stent Implantation

    Chapter 10 Optical Coherence Tomography: Stent Implantation and Evaluation

    Chapter 11 Fractional Flow Reserve-Guided Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

    Chapter 12 Optimal Antithrombotic Therapy

    Section 4 Specific Lesion Subsets

    Chapter 13 The Role of Drug-Eluting Stents or Cardiac Bypass Surgery in the Treatment of Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease

    Chapter 14 Left Main Coronary Artery Stenting

    Chapter 15 Stenting Approaches to the Bifurcation Lesion

    Chapter 16 Chronic Total Occlusions

    Chapter 17 Bypass Graft Intervention

    Chapter 18 Stenting in Acute Myocardial Infarction



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