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Study cuts physician radiation exposure in angiography

SCAI SmartBrief | Sep 16, 2014

A shield placed on the patient during coronary angiography and a cap used by the operator cut physician exposure to radiation over 75%, according to findings discussed at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics meeting. The study was initiated based on reports of tumors in operators that could be linked to occupational exposure. CardiovascularBusiness.com (09/15)


ACC reconsiders stance on nonculprit lesions

SCAI SmartBrief | Sep 23, 2014

Study makes case for treating all dangerous lesions in PCI for STEMI

SCAI SmartBrief | Sep 09, 2014

2-year results of FAME 2 support intervention in stable CAD

SCAI SmartBrief | Sep 02, 2014

When a heart attack doesn't feel like one

SCAI SmartBrief | Sep 30, 2014

PCSK9 inhibitors on the horizon

SCAI SmartBrief | Sep 02, 2014

TAVR gains ground with new findings

SCAI SmartBrief | Sep 16, 2014

STEMI patients don't benefit from thrombus aspiration before PCI, study finds

SCAI SmartBrief | Sep 09, 2014

Study: Healthy lifestyle could prevent most heart attacks in men

SCAI SmartBrief | Sep 30, 2014

Already excellent PCI outcomes improved for high-volume operators

SCAI SmartBrief | Sep 16, 2014


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