Ask the Doctors: Stent; E-Cigarettes

Q: I got a stent after a heart attack. Now I hear that medical therapy is just as good. Was the stent unnecessary? A: In the ISCHEMIA study, more than 5,000 patients with stable coronary artery disease (CAD), at least moderate ischemia on stress testing and mild symptoms were randomized to catheterization followed by stenting […]
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