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UCLA Health researchers have identified risk factors that can contribute to clot fragments

By uclahealth • June 15, 2021
Dear Doctor: My cardiovascular surgeon tells me medicine has mostly abandoned shunt and stent placements as a solution to carotid artery plaques. Instead, doctors are returning to the older "Roto-Rooter" procedure because patient outcomes have proved less problematic. What's your take on this? Dr. Robert [...]
By Ask the Doctors • September 4, 2018