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Treatment of unprotected left main stem stenosis in an 81-year-old using a rapamycin-coated stent
November 2004Br J Cardiol (Acute Interv Cardiol) 2004;11:AIC 93–AIC 94Leave a comment
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Authors: Sagar N Doshi, Karim Ratib, John Townend
We report a case of unprotected, ostial left main coronary artery disease successfully treated with a rapamycin-coated ‘Cypher’ stent in an 81-year-old woman who was declined for coronary artery bypass surgery because of significant co-morbidity.