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Rebecca Kapur, Managing Editor, Cath Lab Digest
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May 2002

Volume 10 Issue 5
(Thank you to Bob Cole, St. Edward Mercy Medical Center, Fort Smith, Arkansas, for last month’s discussion group question, above). 10 cath labs responded to the question above, and emails are included for any questions readers may have regarding a pa…
This day-long seminar is geared towards those professionals who are new to the cath lab or those looking for a basic refresher course. I was impressed by the attendees’ great enthusiasm and eagerness to learn. One professional remarked on his experie…
To study the vulnerable plaque, we must look beyond contrast-filled arteries (i.e., lumenology). An angiogram cannot evaluate the vessel wall, plaque dimensions, composition, distribution, or other morphology. In fact, many vulnerable plaques are ang…