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ASCENTACS Stent Clinical Equivalence in de Novo lesions Trial. A clinical trial comparing the performance of 2 stents, the Multi-Link and the Palmaz-Schatz, in patients with single, de novo native vessel stenosis.
Conclusion The Multi-Link had excellent deliverability and acute results, with clinical and angiographic outcomes equivalent to or better than the Palmaz-Schatz.
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ASCENTInterventional cardiology A clinical trial–ACS Stent Clinical Equivalence in de Novo lesions Trial
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