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Study finds significant variability in doctors' angioplasty death rates

10:00 EDT 3 Apr 2017 | Medical Xpress

Some doctors have higher or lower than expected death rates from coronary angioplasty procedures, also known as percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI); however, doctors should not be judged solely on the rate of patients who die from the procedure. The rate is highly variable over time, according to a study today in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions.

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