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UnitedHealthcare has announced its support for the “Door to Balloon (D2B): An Alliance for Quality” campaign recently initiated by the ACC and supported by 22 partnering organizations including...

A new study, released today by the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, shows that the minimally invasive technique of carotid stenting has made a successful transfer from the...

ACC together with AHA and other key healthcare organizations, has launched "Door to Balloon (D2B): An Alliance for Quality." A Guidelines Applied in Practice (GAP) Program, the D2B campaign is...

Early clinical results from Abbott's ongoing ABSORB clinical trial, the world's first study to evaluate the safety and performance of a fully bioabsorbable drug-eluting stent platform for the...

A stent designed to dissolve after it completes its task of propping open narrowed heart arteries is being tested by scientists.

The first human experiment with the dissolving stent is...

When it comes to opening blocked carotid arteries, surgery may be less risky than stents according to a study by French doctors including Jean-Louis Mas, M.D., of the Hospitaux Sainte-Anne in...