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Episode #1: Revascularization trials: Bypass vs PCIMay 4, 2009 10:40 EDT
In this inaugural episode, Drs Topol and Teirstein focus on SYNTAX. From the basic questions--Does the trial have value? Has it affected clinical practice?--to the problematic issue of randomizing patients to a 20-minute intervention or a weeklong hospitalization, they also ponder what they have learned from revascularization trials and paper cuts as well as the whimsical image of performing PCI on CV surgeons.