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Heart Stents

Heart Stents Still Overused, Despite Guidelines: Study

Posted 09.11.2011 | Healthy Living

The controversial use of stents days after a heart attack has continued unabated in the United States, even after a landmark study and new guideli...

Inappropriate Heart Stents Have Little Benefit: Study

Posted 09.05.2011 | Healthy Living

One in eight U.S. patients who have non-emergency stenting procedures to clear blocked arteries in the heart are likely to see more harm than good...

How New Technology Drives Up Health Costs

Posted 06.26.2011 | Home

Heart devices known as drug-eluting stents have added as much as $1.57 billion to U.S. health costs since their introduction in 2003, U.S. researchers...

Bill Clinton Hospitalized With Heart Issue

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA and MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP/Huffington Post) - Former President Bill Clinton, who had quadruple bypass surgery more than five years ago, was hospitalized Thursday to...