Heart Views

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 72--81

Stent fracture: How frequently is it recognized?


Mohammed Khalil Mohsen, Awad Alqahtani, Jassim Al suwaidi 
 Heart Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar

Correspondence Address:
Awad Alqahtani
Heart Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, P. O. Box 3050, Doha
Qatar

In spite of there being several case reports, coronary stent fracture is not a well-recognized entity and incidence rates are likely to be underestimated. In this article, we review different aspects of stent fracture, including incidence, classification, predictors, outcome, diagnosis, and management.


How to cite this article:
Mohsen MK, Alqahtani A, suwaidi JA. Stent fracture: How frequently is it recognized?.Heart Views 2013;14:72-81


How to cite this URL:
Mohsen MK, Alqahtani A, suwaidi JA. Stent fracture: How frequently is it recognized?. Heart Views [serial online] 2013 [cited 2020 Apr 6 ];14:72-81
Available from: http://www.heartviews.org/article.asp?issn=1995-705X;year=2013;volume=14;issue=2;spage=72;epage=81;aulast=Mohsen;type=0