Drug-eluting stent (DES) implantation is an effective treatment of in-stent restenosis (ISR). However, literature data indicate that drug-coated balloons (DCBs) may be a valid alternative, particularly for recurrent ISR. We sought to evaluate clinical results on the long-term efficacy of a new DCB for ISR treatment.
Galli S, Troiano S, Tespili M, Ielasi A, Niccoli G, Sommariva L, Amico F, Pasquetto G, Ceravolo R, Forlani D, Contarini M, Del Maestro M, Montorsi P. Results of paclitaxel-drug-coated balloons (Pantera Lux) for coronary in-stent restenosis: Italian experience from REGistry of Paclitaxel Eluting Balloon in ISR study. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 2021 Jun 1;22(6):469-477. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0000000000001127