Outcome after Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Depends on Age in Patients with Stable Coronary Artery Disease - An Analysis of Relative Survival in a Multicenter Cohort and an OCT Substudy

Background Age is a strong predictor of survival in patients with coronary artery disease. In elder patients with increasing co-morbidities percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is associated with more complications and worse outcome. The calculation of relative survival rates adjusts for the &qu...

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Volume: 11
Main Author: Roth, Christian
Gangl, Clemens
Dalos, Daniel
Krenn, Lisa
Scherzer, Sabine
Gerken, Anna
Reinwein, Martin
Zhang, Chao
Hagmann, Michael
Wrba, Thomas
Delle-Karth, Georg
Neunteufl, Thomas
Maurer, Gerald
Vock, Paul
Mayr, Harald
Frey, Bernhard
Berger, Rudolf
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: SAN FRANCISCO PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE 22.04.2016
Public Library of Science
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published in: PloS one Vol. 11; no. 4; p. e0154025
Editor: Lionetti, Vincenzo
ORCID: 0000-0002-9043-7657
0000-0002-9597-5745
Data of publication: 2016-04-22
ISSN: 1932-6203
1932-6203
EISSN: 1932-6203
Discipline: Sciences (General)
Medicine
Subjects:
Age
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