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Table 3 Morphometric comparison of cross-sectional vessel areas and neointimal thickness

From: Prospective study to assess the tissue response to HPC-coated p48 flow diverter stents compared to uncoated devices in the rabbit carotid artery model

Implant groupEEL area (mm2)IEL area (mm2)Lumen area (mm2)Medial area (mm2)Neointimal area (mm2)Stenosis (%)Neointimal thickness (mm)
p48 MW HPC (n = 8)5.97 ± 0.645.55 ± 0.584.78 ± 0.510.42 ± 0.080.77 ± 0.1913.76 ± 2.790.04 ± 0.02
Uncoated P48 MW (n = 8)5.73 ± 0.865.30 ± 0.844.55 ± 0.790.43 ± 0.060.75 ± 0.2414.31 ± 4.300.04 ± 0.03
p value0.5260.5010.4990.9360.8650.7660.892
  1. Data are presented as mean ± standard deviation. EEL External elastic lamina, IEL Internal elastic lamina