BK REGISTRY II – BK REGISTRY II Study
Jang-Ho Bae - Konyang University Hospital, Daejeon, Korea
Moo-Sik Lee - Konyang University , Daejeon, Korea
Hyun-Woong Park - Konyang University Hospital, Daejeon, Korea
The BK Registry II Study is a two-arm clinical trial based in Daejeon, South Korea. The principal aim of the trial was to investigate the effect of usual therapy and Atorvastatin (10mg/day) versus usual therapy alone on endothelial function and carotid intima-media thickness in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention with stenting. Written informed consent was obtained from all patients, and the hospital ethics committee approved the study.
Effects of Low-Dose Atorvastatin on Vascular Responses in Patients Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention With Stenting. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther. 2004 Sep;9(3):185-92