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Table 5 Morphological measurements scoring

From: In vivo canine study of three different coatings applied to p64 flow-diverter stents: initial biocompatibility study

Coating group EEL area (mm2) IEL area (mm2) Lumen area (mm2) Neointimal area (mm2) Medial area (mm2) Stenosis (%) Thickness (mm)
Uncoated (n = 4) 13.59 ± 3.10 11.49 ± 2.43 7.24 ± 4.98 4.24 ± 4.46 2.11 ± 0.78 36.40 ± 36.54 0.20 ± 0.17
HPC-1 (n = 4) 8.67 ± 0.99 7.34 ± 0.69 6.03 ± 0.64 1.30 ± 0.24 1.34 ± 0.50 18.58 ± 2.42 0.11 ± 0.03
HPC-2 (n = 4) 10.57 ± 3.40 8.89 ± 2.37 5.68 ± 4.09 3.22 ± 2.15 1.67 ± 1.29 41.39 ± 39.47 0.14 ± 0.06
HPC-3 (n = 4) 14.74 ± 0.64 11.9 6 ± 0.61 7.69 ± 4.00 4.27 ± 3.97 2.78 ± 0.21 37.06 ± 33.07 0.28 ± 0.27
p value 0.013 (HPC-1 versus HPC-3) 0.009 (HPC-1 versus HPC-3 + uncoated) 0.862 0.531 0.124 0.754 0.564
  1. Data are mean ± standard deviation
  2. EEL external elastic lamina, IEL internal elastic lamina