New Absorbable Heart Stent

July 14, 2016 by Vascular Experts

The approval of a new absorbable heart stent offers increased options for treating arterial blockage. The anticipated long term benefits, which have not been proven yet, include shortening the time patients must take blood thinners, simplifying future diagnosis, avoiding new disease forming in metal devices, and avoiding the need for future procedures.

Click below to view a fascinating article from Monday’s Wall Street Journal about this latest advancement in heart stents.