For patients with drug-eluting stents, what is the risk of stent thrombosis?

Reference
Roiron C, et al. Drug eluting stents: an updated meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.  Heart. 2006 May;92(5):641-9.
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Objective
Evaluate the effectiveness and safety of drug eluting stents

Particulars
Meta-analysis of 19 RCTs

Data
Pooled data from 19 RCTs: See forest plot on p. 647.
Odds ratio for subacute thrombosis: 0.82

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