Fractional flow reserve-guided percutaneous coronary intervention vs. medical therapy for patients with stable coronary lesions: meta-analysis of individual patient data

Zimmermann FM, Omerovic E, Fournier S, Kelbæk H, Johnson NP, Rothenbühler M, Xaplanteris P, Abdel-Wahab M, Barbato E, Høfsten DE, Tonino PAL, Boxma-de Klerk BM, Fearon WF, Køber L, Smits PC, De Bruyne B, Pijls NHJ, Jüni P, Engstrøm T.Eur Heart J. 2019 Jan 7;40(2):180-186. AIMS:To assess the effect of fractional flow reserve (FFR)-guided percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with contemporary drug-eluting stents on the composite of cardiac death or myocardial infarction (MI) vs. medical therapy in patients with stable coronary lesions.