Objectives This study sought to investigate the efficacy and performance of the XIENCE V everolimus-eluting stent (EES) (Abbott Vascular, Santa Clara, California) in the treatment of de novo coronary lesions in patients with 2- to 3-vessel multivessel coronary artery disease (MV-CAD). Background Drug-eluting stents (DES) have emerged as an alternative to conventional coronary artery bypass surgery in patients with MV-CAD although first-generation DES yielded inferior efficacy and safety compared with surgery. Methods Prospective, randomized (1:1), multicenter feasibility trial was designed to assess angiographic efficacy of EES compared with the TAXUS paclitaxel-eluting stent (PES) in 200 patients, and a prospective, open-label, single-arm, controlled registry was designed to analyze the clinical outcome of EES at 1-year follow-up in 400 MV-CAD patients. For the randomized trial, the primary endpoint was in-stent late loss at 9 months. For the registry, the primary endpoint was a composite of all-cause death, myocardial infarction, and ischemia-driven target vessel revascularization at 12 months. Results The primary endpoint per single lesion was significantly lower in the EES group compared with the PES group (-0.03 ± 0.49 mm vs. 0.23 ± 0.51 mm, p = 0.001). Similar results were observed when analyzing all lesions (0.05 ± 0.51 mm vs. 0.24 ± 0.50 mm, p < 0.001). Clinical outcome at 1 year yielded a composite of major adverse cardiac events of 9.2% in the single-arm registry, and 11.1% and 16.5% in the EES and PES randomized groups, respectively (p = 0.30). Conclusions The EXECUTIVE trial was a randomized pilot trial dedicated to the comparison of the efficacy of 2 different DES among patients with 2- to 3-vessel MV-CAD. The study shows lower in-stent late loss at 9 months with the EES XIENCE V compared with the PES TAXUS Libertè, and a low major adverse cardiac event rate at 1 year in patients with 2-to 3-vessel MV-CAD.
A clinical and angiographic study of the XIENCE v everolimus-eluting coronary stent system in the treatment of patients with multivessel coronary artery disease: The executive trial (executive RCT: Evaluating XIENCE v in a multi vessel disease) / F. Ribichini, M. Romano, R. Rosiello, L. La Vecchia, E. Cabianca, G. Caramanno, D. Milazzo, P. Loschiavo, S. Rigattieri, S. Musarò, B. Pironi, A. Fiscella, F. Amico, C. Indolfi, C. Spaccarotella, A. Bartorelli, D. Trabattoni, F. Della Rovere, A. Rolandi, F. Beqaraj, R. Belli, P. Sangiorgio, R. Villani, A. Berni, I. Sheiban, M.J. Lopera Quijada, B. Cappi, L. Ribaldi, C. Vassanelli. - In: JACC: CARDIOVASCULAR INTERVENTIONS. - ISSN 1936-8798. - 6:10(2013), pp. 1012-1022.
|Titolo:||A clinical and angiographic study of the XIENCE v everolimus-eluting coronary stent system in the treatment of patients with multivessel coronary artery disease: The executive trial (executive RCT: Evaluating XIENCE v in a multi vessel disease)|
|Parole Chiave:||coronary artery disease; drug-eluting stent(s); multivessel disease; randomized clinical trial|
|Settore Scientifico Disciplinare:||Settore MED/11 - Malattie dell'Apparato Cardiovascolare|
|Data di pubblicazione:||2013|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI):||http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2013.05.016|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||01 - Articolo su periodico|