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08-09-2023 | Thoracic and Cardiac Radiology | Editor's Choice | News

Optical coherence tomography may be a good option for guiding PCI

Author: Lucy Piper

medwireNews: Optical coherence tomography (OCT) appears to be superior to angiography and noninferior to intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) for guiding percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), with potential for improved clinical outcomes, indicate findings from three trials presented at the ESC Congress 2023 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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