Science to Practice Why Coat a Stent with Polymer?


Journal Article

The authors have verified the in vitro and in vivo stability of a polymer coating on commercially available stents. The next phase will be to establish whether these polymer-coated stents can serve as an effective medium for drug-elution.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Smith, TP

Published Date

  • January 1, 2004

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 230 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 1 - 2

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0033-8419

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1148/radiol.2301031390

Citation Source

  • Scopus