10/2/2013

Patients with diabetes and multivessel coronary artery disease who underwent coronary artery bypass grafting showed lower odds of all-cause mortality than those who underwent percutaneous coronary intervention using either bare-metal stents or drug-eluting stents, an analysis indicated. However, CABG was associated with higher risk of nonfatal stroke in patients compared with PCI, researchers reported in The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology.

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