The Year in Cardiology 2018: Coronary interventions
█ Current opinion
Dariusz Dudek1,*, Artur Dziewierz2, Gregg Stone3, and William Wijns4
1Institute of Cardiology, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland.
22nd Department of Cardiology, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland.
3New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY; The Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, NY, USA
4The Lambe Institute for Translational Medicine and Curam, Saolta University Healthcare Group, National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland
Percutaneous coronary intervention research emphasizes appropriate patient and lesion selection, as well as optimal, tailored procedural technique and pharmacotherapy. The current review summarizes the new clinically-relevant evidence in this field from selected studies published in 2018.