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Stents no better than drugs for many heart patients -U.S. study

Reuters India Sunday, 17 November 2019 ()
Many patients with severe but stable heart disease who routinely undergo invasive procedures to clear and prop open clogged arteries would do as well by just taking medications and making lifestyle changes, U.S. researchers reported on Saturday.
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News video: Value Of Heart Stents Questioned When Compared to Drugs, Lifestyle Changes

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A new study calls into question the medical care provided to tens of thousands of heart disease patients with blocked coronary arteries. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.

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