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Table 4 immediate procedural and clinical outcomes of ACS patients

From: Modified balloon-stent kissing technique avoid side-branch compromise for simple true bifurcation lesions

patients with acute coronary syndrome
  M-BSKT PS P Value
n = 12 n = 33
immediate procedural and clinical outcomes
 Device and procedural success 12 (100.0%) 33 (100.0%) 1
 Main-vessel TIMI flow3 after procedure 12 (100.0%) 33 (100.0%) 1
 Side-branch deterioration 1 (8.3%) 17 (51.5%) 0.014
  SB TIMI flow <3 0 10 (30.3%) 0.042
  SB ostial pinching≥90% 1 (8.3%) 5 (15.2%) 1
  SB occlusion immediately 0 2 (6.1%) 1
 rescue FKBI 1 (8.3%) 15 (45.5%) 0.033
 Bailout stenting 0 1 (3.0%) 1
 Revascularization 1 (8.3%) 13 (39.4%) 0.07
 SB loss 0 4 (12.1%) 0.561
 Wire or balloon damaged 0 0 NS
  1. Values are n(%).TIMI, thrombolysis in myocardial infarction; FKBI, final kissing-balloon inflation