In conclusion, on-line 3-D ICUS is feasible during stent implantation, more sensitive than 2-D ICUS in the assessment of optimal stent expansion, and requires a shorter time for analysis.

cardiology, intracoronary ultrasound, stent deployment
dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0002-9149(97)89214-4, hdl.handle.net/1765/5036
The American Journal of Cardiology
Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam

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