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Wall Street Journal Reports on Decline in Inappropriate Stent Procedures

A study, presented at the AHA conference this week, shows that inappropriate stent procedures are on a decline, after physicians and hospitals came under fire for overuse of unnecessary stents for patients who did not necessarily need them. http://on.wsj.com/1WM17Og The decline is likely a response to the appropriate use criteria, published in 2009 and updated … Continue reading “Wall Street Journal Reports on Decline in Inappropriate Stent Procedures”