Stents and drugs may improve angioplasty in diabetics
This article was originally published in Clinica
The poorer than average clinical outcomes of diabetics who undergo angioplasty may be the result of an increased tendency for their arteries to become totally blocked, a group of French cardiologists has said. The use of stents and antiplatelet drugs may therefore improve their long-term prospects, they suggest in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology (August).
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