1 in 4

1 in 4

patients with angiographically successful PCI left the cath lab with residual ischemia.10

 

N=500 patients with angiographically successful PCI

Vessel
Unseen focal lesion location
Physiologic miss took place in varying locations.10
81.6 focal graph
Of the patients with residual ischemia, 81.6% were caused by an untreated angiographically inapparent physiologically focal stenosis (≤ 15 mm).10
79 arrow

Reduce residual ischemia from
24% to 5%
If all focal lesions had been successfully treated,
only 4.9% of patients would remain with residual ischemia a reduction of 79%.10