Article Abstract

The search for long-term outcome predictors

Authors: Andrew Bridgeman, Umberto Benedetto

Abstract

The most suitable technique for revascularisation in patients with left main or multivessel coronary artery disease is still widely debated (1-3). A growing number of randomised controlled trials as well as data from meta analyses have compared both coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with drug-eluting stents (DES).