Article Text

PDF
020 Effects of drug eluting stents in cerebral stent angioplasty
  1. M Baik
  1. Neurosurgery, Holy Family Hospital, Bucheon, Republic of Korea

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Purpose: In-stent restenosis following stent angioplasty of medium size intracranial arteries is a major problem. Despite the well known favorable results of drug eluting stents (DES) in coronary arterial disease, application of DES to cerebral arteries is very limited. We report our results of intracranial stent angioplasty using DES.

Methods and Materials: From December 2003 to December 2007, stent angioplasty with DESs were tried …

View Full Text

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.