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Survival after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Chronic Total Occlusion in Elderly Patients

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1. GERMANY

Abstract

Aims: Few data are available on outcomes of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for coronary chronic total occlusions (CTO) in very elderly patients in the drug-eluting stent (DES) era. We investigated long-term survival in a single-center cohort of elderly patients following CTO PCI using DES.

Methods and results: Consecutive 2002 pa…

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