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The history of interventional cardiology 

The history of interventional cardiology
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The history of interventional cardiology
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Kenneth Kent

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199569083.003.002
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date: 01 December 2020

The rich history of interventional cardiology is befitting this subspecialty which is now responsible for treating over a million patients each year. These procedures improve quality of lives and reduce mortality. Interventional cardiology recently celebrated its third decade, in September, 2007.

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