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Latest Coronary artery bypass surgery Stories

2012-08-28 12:06:03

For patients with stable coronary artery disease who have at least one narrowed blood vessel that compromises flow to the heart, medical therapy alone leads to a significantly higher risk of hospitalization and the urgent need for a coronary stent when compared with therapy that also includes initial placement of artery-opening stents.

Blood Vessels Grown From Liposuction Stem Cells
2012-07-27 05:35:45

New findings show that adult stem cells extracted during liposuction can be used to grow small-diameter blood vessels that could be used in heart bypass surgery.

2012-07-12 23:03:14

Free app simulates the silent progression of coronary artery disease Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 12, 2012 A new app for the iPad, iHeart Touch, may be a

2012-07-05 10:17:04

Older patients undergoing cardiac surgery often experience changes in cognitive function, such as memory problems or an inability to focus, in the days immediately following their operations.

2012-06-25 21:03:13

A new study shows that although gastric bypass surgery reverses Type 2 diabetes in a large percentage of obese patients, the disease recurs in about 21 percent of them within three to five years.

2012-06-19 13:57:58

Large proportions of European coronary patients are not benefiting from cardiac rehabilitation services.

2012-06-11 11:41:23

Aspirin taken for five days before a heart operation can halve the numbers of patients developing post-operative acute kidney failure.


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  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
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