Medical therapy

EXCEL Deep Dive: Repeated revascularization, medical treatment and anemia all impact patient prognosis

A session devoted to the study of ICP versus CABG for left trunk disease provides an understanding of what influences clinical outcomes after the procedure. SAN DIEGO, CA—A deep dive into the EXCEL test at TCT 2018 provided some information on the impact of various clinical and patient characteristics, including postoperative medical treatment, baseline anemia, […]

Alternative medicine

Become familiar with alternative medicine

Novak Djokovic loves Melbourne, and not just for tennis. At a clinic minutes from where he won the Australian Open six times, Djokovic is receiving treatment he is confident will speed up his recovery between matches. He rides in a capsule resembling a mini-submarine and spends his time breathing 100% oxygen at high pressure. Known […]

Alternative medicine

The conflict between alternative medicine and medical science dates back to the 19th century

Medicine today is a highly specialized science, advanced by expensive laboratory research published in reputable scientific journals, following strict criteria of scientific evidence. Meanwhile, unorthodox or alternative medicine thrives on divergent theories, which more or less conflict with orthodox medicine. This division dates back to the 19and century, where the central themes of the modern […]