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From: Percutaneous intervention versus coronary artery bypass graft surgery in left main coronary artery stenosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Fig. 2

Pooled risk for cardiovascular mortality with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) versus coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) by study design. CI confidence interval; HR hazard ratio. CREDO-Kyoto 2 = the Coronary Revascularization Demonstrating Outcome Study in Kyoto (CREDO-Kyoto) PCI/CABG Registry Cohort-2; CUSTOMIZE = the Appraise a Customized Strategy for Left Main Revascularization Registry; EXCEL = the Evaluation of XIENCE versus Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery for Effectiveness of Left Main Revascularization trial; NOBLE = the Nordic-Baltic-British left main revascularisation study; PRECOMBAT = the Premier of Randomized Comparison of Bypass Surgery versus Angioplasty Using Sirolimus-Eluting Stent in Patients with Left Main Coronary Artery Disease trial; SYNTAX = the other Synergy between Percutaneous Coronary Intervention with Taxus and Cardiac Surgery trial

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