Prognostic significance of cerebrovascular and peripheral arterial disease in patients having percutaneous coronary interventions

Eugenia Nikolsky, Roxana Mehran, George D. Dangas, Zoran Lasic, Gary S. Mintz, Manuela Negoita, Alexandra J. Lansky, Gregg W. Stone, Issam Moussa, Sriram Iyer, Yingbo Na, Jeffrey W. Moses, Martin B. Leon

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This study shows that cerebrovascular and peripheral arterial diseases frequently co-exist in patients with coronary artery disease who undergo percutaneous coronary interventions. These 2 conditions are associated with adverse in-hospital and 1-year outcomes and independently predict early and 1-year mor- tality.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1536-1539
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Issue number12
StatePublished - Jun 15 2004
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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