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Radial Access for Peripheral Interventions.

Interv Cardiol Clin 2020 Jan 21;9(1):53-61. Epub 2019 Oct 21.

Division of Cardiology, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, 200 Morris Street, Durham, NC 27701, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.iccl.2019.08.005DOI Listing
January 2020

Reduced radiation exposure in the cardiac catheterization laboratory with a novel vertical radiation shield.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2019 Dec 3. Epub 2019 Dec 3.

Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ccd.28629DOI Listing
December 2019

Stability After Initial Decline in Coronary Revascularization Rates in the United States.

Ann Thorac Surg 2019 Nov 27;108(5):1404-1408. Epub 2019 Apr 27.

Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.03.080DOI Listing
November 2019

A Meta-Analysis of Aspirin for the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Diseases in the Context of Contemporary Preventive Strategies.

Am J Med 2019 Nov 31;132(11):1295-1304.e3. Epub 2019 May 31.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2019.05.015DOI Listing
November 2019

Complete Revascularization with Multivessel PCI for Myocardial Infarction.

N Engl J Med 2019 10 1;381(15):1411-1421. Epub 2019 Sep 1.

From the Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, ON (S.R.M., H.N., B.M., T.S., N.P.-E., J.N., J.W., S.I.B.), the University of British Columbia, Vancouver (D.A.W., J.A.C.), the University of Alberta, Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute, Edmonton (K.R.B., R.W.), Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Québec, Quebec City (J.R.-C.), the University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, London (S.L.), and the University of Toronto, Toronto Southlake Regional Health Centre, Toronto (W.J.C.) - all in Canada; the Department of Infection, Immunity, and Cardiovascular Disease, University of Sheffield, Sheffield (R.F.S.), the Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust, Wolverhampton (B.W.), the University Clinic of Cardiology, South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Middlesbrough (A.S.), and Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Hull (R.O.) - all in the United Kingdom; the Zena A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York (R.M.); Ospedale Maggiore, Bologna (G.D.P.), the Cardiovascular Institute, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria di Ferrara, Cona (G.C.), and Maria Cecilia Hospital, GVM Care and Research, Cotignola (G.C.) - all in Italy; University Hospital La Paz, Madrid (J.L.-S., R.M.); Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston (D.P.F., L.M.); Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (S.V.R.); Hôpital Bichat, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris (L.F., P.G.S.); Hospital Alemão Oswaldo Cruz, Instituto Dante Pazzanese de Cardiologia, São Paulo (A.A.); the University Clinic of Cardiology, University St. Cyril and Methodius, Skopje, Macedonia (S.K.); and the Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade (G.S.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1907775DOI Listing
October 2019

Proposed Framework for the Optimal Measurement of Quality Assessment in Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

JAMA Cardiol 2019 Sep 11. Epub 2019 Sep 11.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamacardio.2019.3228DOI Listing
September 2019

Two-year mortality of primary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction during regular working hours versus off-hours.

Cardiovasc Revasc Med 2018 Oct - Nov;19(7 Pt B):826-830. Epub 2018 Mar 22.

The Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carrev.2018.03.011DOI Listing
August 2019

The Predictors of Post-Procedural Arm Pain after Transradial Approach in 1706 Patients Underwent Transradial Catheterization.

Cardiovasc Revasc Med 2019 Aug 11;20(8):674-677. Epub 2018 Sep 11.

The Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carrev.2018.09.006DOI Listing
August 2019

Bivalirudin with a post-procedure infusion versus heparin monotherapy for the prevention of stent thrombosis.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2019 Aug 13;94(2):210-215. Epub 2019 Jan 13.

Department of Cardiology, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ccd.28065DOI Listing
August 2019

Examining the Operator Learning Curve for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention of Chronic Total Occlusions.

Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2019 Aug 16;12(8):e007877. Epub 2019 Aug 16.

Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Center for Outcomes Research in Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA (E.A.S., R.W.Y.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.119.007877DOI Listing
August 2019

Cath Lab Robotics: Paradigm Change in Interventional Cardiology?

Curr Cardiol Rep 2019 Aug 31;21(10):119. Epub 2019 Aug 31.

Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11886-019-1218-5DOI Listing
August 2019

Robotic Assisted Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Hype or Hope?

J Am Heart Assoc 2019 Jul 29;8(13):e012743. Epub 2019 Jun 29.

1 Duke University Medical Center Durham NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.119.012743DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6662355PMC
July 2019

Enhancement of Risk Prediction With Machine Learning: Rise of the Machines.

JAMA Netw Open 2019 Jul 3;2(7):e196823. Epub 2019 Jul 3.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.6823DOI Listing
July 2019

Contemporary transradial access practices: Results of the second international survey.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2019 Jun 19;93(7):1276-1287. Epub 2018 Nov 19.

Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/ccd.27989
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June 2019

Age, STEMI, and Cardiogenic Shock: Never Too Old for PCI?

J Am Coll Cardiol 2019 Apr;73(15):1901-1904

The Duke University Medical Center/Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.12.088DOI Listing
April 2019

Safety and efficacy of radial versus femoral access for rotational Atherectomy: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Cardiovasc Revasc Med 2019 Mar 11;20(3):241-247. Epub 2018 Jun 11.

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, East Tennessee State University, TN, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carrev.2018.06.006DOI Listing
March 2019

Policing or Learning?

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2019 Mar;12(3):e005484

Michigan Integrated Center for Health Analytics and Medical Prediction, Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (B.K.N.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.119.005484DOI Listing
March 2019

Safety and efficacy of switching from unfractionated heparin to bivalirudin during primary percutaneous coronary intervention.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2019 02 30;93(2):241-247. Epub 2018 Sep 30.

Department of Medicine, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/ccd.27828
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February 2019

Supporting the Crucible of Peer Review.

Authors:
Sunil V Rao

Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2019 02;12(2):e007835

The Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.119.007835DOI Listing
February 2019

RESPONSE: Establishing a Strong Foundation for Lifelong Learning.

Authors:
Sunil V Rao

J Am Coll Cardiol 2019 Feb;73(7):871-872

The Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2019.01.008DOI Listing
February 2019

Relation of Length of Stay to Unplanned Readmissions for Patients Who Undergo Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

Am J Cardiol 2019 01 27;123(1):33-43. Epub 2018 Sep 27.

Keele Cardiovascular Research Group, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom; Royal Stoke University Hospital, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2018.09.028DOI Listing
January 2019

Advances in Antiplatelet and Anticoagulant Therapies for NSTE-ACS.

Curr Cardiol Rep 2019 01 12;21(1). Epub 2019 Jan 12.

Department of Internal Medicine, Duke University Health System, 2301 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC, 27707, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11886-019-1090-3DOI Listing
January 2019

Cardiac allograft vasculopathy: A review.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2018 12 28;92(7):E527-E536. Epub 2018 Sep 28.

Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina.

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https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/ccd.27893
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ccd.27893DOI Listing
December 2018

Different Spasmolytic Regimens (Nitroglycerin vs Verapamil) and the Incidence of Radial Artery Occlusion After Transradial Catheterization.

J Invasive Cardiol 2018 12;30(12):461-464

Department of Cardiology and Vascular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia, Indonesian Cardiovascular Research Center, National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita, Jl S Parman Kav 87, Slipi, Jakarta Barat, 11420, Jakarta, Indonesia.

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December 2018

Association of Anemia With Outcomes Among ST-Segment-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Patients Receiving Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2018 12;11(12):e007175

Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine (N.M., G.C.W., J.A.C., C.B.F.), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.118.007175DOI Listing
December 2018

Heparin use for diagnostic cardiac catheterization with a radial artery approach: An international survey of practice patterns.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2018 11 6;92(5):854-859. Epub 2018 Feb 6.

Division of Cardiology, Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/ccd.27530
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ccd.27530DOI Listing
November 2018

Preventing Acute Radial Artery Occlusion: A Battle on Multiple Fronts.

JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2018 11 1;11(22):2251-2253. Epub 2018 Nov 1.

Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2018.09.018DOI Listing
November 2018

Predictors and Outcomes of Staged Versus One-Time Multivessel Revascularization in Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease: Insights From the VA CART Program.

JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2018 11;11(22):2265-2273

Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina; Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina; Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2018.07.055DOI Listing
November 2018

Percutaneous or surgical access for transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve implantation.

J Thorac Dis 2018 Nov;10(Suppl 30):S3595-S3598

Duke University Medical Center, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2018.09.48DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6242926PMC
November 2018

Thrombus Aspiration in Patients With High Thrombus Burden in the TOTAL Trial.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2018 10;72(14):1589-1596

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2018.07.047DOI Listing
October 2018

Robotic-assisted transradial diagnostic coronary angiography.

Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2018 07 4;92(1):54-57. Epub 2018 Jan 4.

Durham VA Medical Center, 508 Fulton Street, Durham, North Carolina, 27705.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ccd.27480DOI Listing
July 2018

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Heart Failure in Men Within the Veteran Affairs Health System.

Am J Cardiol 2018 07 11;122(2):275-278. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Department of Cardiology, Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2018.04.007DOI Listing
July 2018

Relation Between Age and Unplanned Readmissions After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (Findings from the Nationwide Readmission Database).

Am J Cardiol 2018 07 12;122(2):220-228. Epub 2018 Apr 12.

Keele Cardiovascular Research Group, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom; Royal Stoke University Hospital, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjcard.2018.03.367DOI Listing
July 2018

The Future of : Changing, Creating, and Maturing.

Authors:
Sunil V Rao

Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2018 07;11(7):e007115

Duke Clinical Research Institute and Duke University Health System, Durham, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.118.007115DOI Listing
July 2018

Burden of 30-Day Readmissions After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in 833,344 Patients in the United States: Predictors, Causes, and Cost: Insights From the Nationwide Readmission Database.

JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2018 04;11(7):665-674

Centre for Prognosis Research, Institute for Primary Care and Health Sciences, Keele Cardiovascular Research Group, Keele University, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom; Royal Stoke University Hospital, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2018.01.248DOI Listing
April 2018

Anemia and coronary artery disease: pathophysiology, prognosis, and treatment.

Coron Artery Dis 2018 03;29(2):161-167

Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Duke University School of Medicine, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MCA.0000000000000598DOI Listing
March 2018

Lower Repeat Revascularization Rates Among Patients With Prior Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery are Due to Lack of Adequate Target Vessels.

J Invasive Cardiol 2018 02 15;30(2):51-55. Epub 2017 Nov 15.

Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114 USA.

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February 2018

Anticoagulant Use Among Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: An Analysis From the National Cardiovascular Data Registry.

Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2018 02;11(2):e005628

From the Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC (J.B.W., M.R.P., S.V.R.); Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC (L.A.K., D.M.W., M.R.P., S.V.R.); Piedmont Heart Institute, Atlanta, GA (A.J.K.); and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI (J.D.A.).

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February 2018

Appropriateness and Outcomes of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention at Top-Ranked and Nonranked Hospitals in the United States.

JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2018 02 12;11(4):342-350. Epub 2017 Nov 12.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2017.10.042DOI Listing
February 2018

Comparison of Radial Access, Guided Femoral Access, and Non-Guided Femoral Access Among Women Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

J Invasive Cardiol 2018 01 15;30(1):18-22. Epub 2017 Oct 15.

Medical Education Program, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC Box 3182, Durham, NC 27710 USA.

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January 2018

Outcomes of Saphenous Vein Graft Intervention With and Without Embolic Protection Device: A Comprehensive Review and Meta-Analysis.

Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2017 Dec;10(12)

From the Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine (T.K.P., H.B.P.) and Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, College of Public Health (S.Z.), East Tennessee State University, Johnson City; The Cardiovascular Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY (S.B., R.M.); VA North Texas Health Care System, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (S.B.); The Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC (S.V.R.); Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond (L.G.); Nirat Beohar, Columbia University Division of Cardiology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL (N.B.); Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC (D.Z.); and Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Tech University, El Paso (D.M.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.117.005538DOI Listing
December 2017

Variation in the Adoption of Transradial Access for ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction: Insights From the NCDR CathPCI Registry.

JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2017 11 1;10(22):2242-2254. Epub 2017 Nov 1.

Division of Cardiology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado; Section of Cardiology, Veterans Affairs Eastern Colorado Health Care System, Denver, Colorado. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2017.07.020DOI Listing
November 2017

25 Years of Transradial Intervention: Looking Back and Anticipating What Is Ahead.

JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2017 11;10(22):2266-2268

Indonesian Cardiovascular Research Center, National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita, Department of Cardiology and Vascular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2017.08.047DOI Listing
November 2017

Editorial: Navigating the rough seas of anemia; caught between the devil and the deep blue sea.

J Interv Cardiol 2017 10;30(5):500-501

The Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/joic.12411DOI Listing
October 2017