Superficial Femoral Artery

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Superficial Femoral Artery

Balloon Angioplasty versus Implantation of Nitinol Stents in

the Superficial Femoral Artery

Restenosis

Angiografía a 6 meses

Duplex scan

Schillinger M, et al. NEJM 2006;354:1879-1888

1888

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Freedom from TVR @ 2 Years

100

m from TV

VR(%)

Cumulativ

ve Freedo

80

60

40

20

Log Rank p=0.12

63.0%

46.2%

Stent

PTA

Stent

PTA

46

46 (0)

52

51 (1)

41 (5)

38 (8)

33 (13)

32 (14)

31 (15)

31 (15)

44 (8)

38 (14)

37 (15)

27 (25)

25 (27)

24 (28)

29 (17)

24 (28)

0 3 6 9 12 15 18 21 24

Follow-up Time (months)

Schillinger M, et al. Circulation 2007;115:2745

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