Newsbriefs: Stents; Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs; Psoriasis; Atrial Fibrillation

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Why Some Stents May Clog With Plaque Drug-eluting stents (DES) were developed to prevent stents from clogging with plaque (in-stent restenosis), yet the problem occurs in about 16 percent of patients. Swiss researchers recently discovered these patients tend to have aggressive plaque growth throughout all their arteries. All patients in the study, which was published […]

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