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Coronary revascularization in the patient with diabetes 

Coronary revascularization in the patient with diabetes
Chapter:
Coronary revascularization in the patient with diabetes
Source:
Heart Disease and Diabetes (Oxford Diabetes Library) (2 ed.)
Author(s):

Owen Bebb

and Stephen Wheatcroft

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199604562.003.0061

Patients with diabetes represent a substantial proportion of patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)

The diffuse and rapidly progressive nature of coronary disease in individuals with diabetes pose significant challenges for revascularization

Despite recent technological advances in surgical and percutaneous techniques, clinical outcomes remain poorer for patients with diabetes compared to those without...

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