NY Daily News - Daily Checkup - New Technologies Help Cardiac Patients Battle Stent Thrombosis
Dr. Jean-Sebastien Hulot, a medical cardiologist at Mount Sinai, says researchers' focus is on identifying the 1% to 3% of patients who are at high risk.
Every year, more than 1 million Americans with cardiovascular disease have stents inserted to prop open clogged arteries leading to the heart. Overall, these stenting procedures are highly effective, but a minority of patients can develop complications. Read More