eCardioVascular Beat: PAD guidelines get an update

February 06, 2012
This month in eCardioVascular Beat, the clinical newsletter from Providence Heart and Vascular Institute:

PAD practice guidelines see significant changes
Vascular surgeon W. Kent Williamson, M.D., and researcher David Ellis list the most important updates.

Exploring the next-generation transcatheter valve
Interventional cardiologist Todd Caulfield, M.D., discusses a new clinical trial for the next version of the SAPIEN valve.

Laser: When it's time to get the lead out
Extracting cardiac-device leads is now 98 percent successful. Anthony Garvey, M.D., a cardiologist and electrophysiologist, explains why.

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