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Drug-Eluting Stents Summary

Description: Stents that are covered with materials that are embedded with chemicals that are gradually released into the surrounding milieu.

Also Known As: Drug Coated Stents; Drug Eluting Stents; Drug-Coated Stent; Drug-Eluting Stent; Stent, Drug-Coated; Stent, Drug-Eluting; Stents, Drug Coated; Stents, Drug Eluting; Drug-Coated Stents; Stents, Drug-Coated; Stents, Drug-Eluting

Networked: 2732 relevant articles (209 outcomes, 445 trials/studies) for this Therapy

Key Diseases for which Drug-Eluting Stents is Relevant

  1. Coronary Artery Disease (Coronary Atherosclerosis) : 43 outcomes 76 studies in 471 results
  2. Thrombosis (Thrombus) : 41 outcomes 105 studies in 962 results
  3. Myocardial Infarction : 37 outcomes 98 studies in 435 results
  4. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis) : 16 outcomes 33 studies in 183 results
  5. Coronary Disease (Coronary Heart Disease) : 9 outcomes 18 studies in 97 results
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Drugs Related to Drug-Eluting Stents

  1. Polymers
  2. glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate (Vessel)
  3. Paclitaxel (Taxol)
  4. Sirolimus (Rapamycin)
  5. clopidogrel (Plavix)
  6. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid)
  7. cilostazol (Pletal)
  8. omega-Chloroacetophenone (Mace)
  9. everolimus
  10. Heparin (Liquaemin)
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Therapies Related to Drug-Eluting Stents

  1. Stents
  2. Coronary Artery Bypass (Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery)
  3. Transplants (Transplant)
  4. Angioplasty (Angioplasty, Transluminal)
  5. Balloon Angioplasty
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