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New way to treat heart blocks: Drug eluting balloon

September 18th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Drug eluting balloon (DEB) technology is a relatively newer and simpler way to treat heart blockages and experts say it is more effective and cheaper ... Read more...

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Researcher develops biodegradable stent for hearts patients

November 25th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 25 (IANS) Stents that keep weakened arteries from collapsing have been true life-savers, but are no longer needed once the arteries are strengthened. Now, a researcher has developed a biodegradable ... Read more...

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Drug-eluting stents as safe and effective than bare-metal ones

November 20th, 2007 - 7:25 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Nov 20(ANI): A new study by researchers at Rhode Island Hospital has found that Drug-eluting stents are as safe and effective as traditional bare-metal stents when used in routine clinical ... Read more...

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