July 5th, 2012

Stents vs. Drugs For Heart Disease Treatment

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A recent study on coronary artery disease claims that the process of inserting stents to repair a narrowed artery has no benefit over standard drug treatments. David L. Brown: Professor of medicine at SUNY Stony Brook and the senior author of the recent stent review paper. Chet Rihal: Interventional cardiologist at Mayo Clinic and chairman of Mayo's Cardiovascular Division

 

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Tags: Cardiology, coronary stents, David L. Brown, Research, SUNY Stony Brook

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