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1 Tan, Meng Hee. From Research to Practice Diabetes and Coronary Heart Disease. Diabetes Spectrum1999; 12: 80-83. http://journal.diabetes.org/diabetesspectrum/99v12n2/pg81.htm2 Standard risk was defined as excluding the following characteristics: bifurcation, saphenous vein graft (SVG), in-stent restenosis (ISR), acute myocardial infarction (AMI) within 72 hours, left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) of less than 30%, unprotected left main disease, atherosclerosis in three or more vessels, renal impairment, total lesion length per vessel of greater than 27 mm, two or more lesions per vessel, lesion with thrombus, or lesion with total occlusion.