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Medications, PCI equally beneficial for treating complete blockage in heart's arteries

09:33 EDT 20 Mar 2017 | News-Medical.net

In patients with a complete blockage in the heart's arteries that persists over time, treatment with medications alone was found to be equal to percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), a procedure to open blocked arteries, in terms of major adverse events over three years, according to a study presented at the American College of Cardiology's 66th Annual Scientific Session.

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