Coronary Stent Information

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If you have a narrowed artery, your doctor may recommend a coronary stent to repair the blockage. This eMedTV segment tells you everything you need to know about coronary stents.
If you have a narrowed artery, your doctor may recommend something called a drug-eluting stent. This eMedTV segment tells you everything you need to know about this device, including what it is, how it works, pros and cons, and more.
When people think of blocked arteries, they may automatically think surgery. However, as this eMedTV article explains, non-surgical treatment procedures are available. This segment takes a look at the five most popular ones, including possible risks.
Choosing the right procedure after being diagnosed with a coronary blockage can be tough. This eMedTV article explores the pros and cons of selecting a drug-eluting stent (DES) over coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG).
What does the research say about using drug-eluting stents in women? This eMedTV page discusses the benefits of the DES in women with coronary artery disease, with info on long-term effects and how the drug-eluting stent compares to other stents.
When people think of blocked arteries, they may automatically think "surgery." However, as this eMedTV article explains, nonsurgical treatment procedures are available. This segment takes a look at the five most popular ones, including possible risks.
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