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NEW GENERATION: Bioabsorbable polymer stents contain no metallic meshes and are completely absorbed by the body within three years, leaving the artery in its natural state without the need for long term blood thinning medication.

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Heart attack patients need to bear a few things in mind when undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)
Oct 31, 2015 5:50 AM

IF you have a major heart attack, it is very likely that your doctor will advise you to undergo a procedure called coronary angiography (CAG) followed by percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). CAG involves inserting a plastic tubing into your leg or wrist artery under local anaesthesia and