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Rebecca Kapur
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Rebecca Kapur, Managing Editor, Cath Lab Digest
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February 2013

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Volume 21 Issue 2
Plaque modification, with devices such as rotational atherectomy, laser atherectomy, cutting balloons and scoring balloons potentially may reduce the incidence of dissection beyond the intended area of treatment.
You are called to the recovery room 2 hours after a routine femoral approach diagnostic catheterization. Your patient had 20 minutes with a blood pressure (BP) of 80/60. What should we be thinking and doing for this patient?
Cath Lab Digest accepts notification of promotions, certifications, and job changes at cathlabdigest@aol.com.
The 2012-2014 SICP Executive Committee has identified lofty goals for the coming year.
According to a new study, survivors of heart attack are three times more likely to suffer depression in the first 6 months after the heart attack than those without heart disease.
A new study expands and deepens the biological and genetic links between cardiovascular disease and schizophrenia.
Results are being reported on studies of the IN.PACT Admiral drug-eluting balloon as a treatment for peripheral artery disease in the superficial femoral and proximal popliteal arteries (SFA and PPA).