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Biolimus-eluting versus Everolimus-eluting Stents in Coronary Artery Disease A Pooled Analysis from the NEXT and COMPARE II Randomized Trials


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1. Maasstad Hospital, Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS; 2. Division of Cardiology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland; 3. Division of Cardiology, Saiseikai Fukuoka General Hospital, Fukuoka, Japan; 4. Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan; 5. Netherlands; 6. Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyoto University, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan


Aims:This study sought to investigate the safety and efficacy of the biolimus-eluting stent with biodegradable polymer (BP-BES; Nobori, Terumo) compared to the everolimus-eluting stent with durable polymer (DP-EES; Xience V or Prime, Abbott Vascular, or Promus, Boston Scientific).

Methods and results:The all-comers NEXT …

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