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Syntax trial results regarding PCI and CABG

by Joseph Esherick, M.D., FAAFP, FHM

Results of the Syntax trial suggests that PCI and CABG have comparable results for most patients with left main disease. The results suggest that the all-cause mortality was lower with PCI vs CABG in patients with Syntax scores <=32, but patients with Syntax scores >32 did better with CABG vs PCI.