David R. Holmes, Author at Clinical Advisor

David R. Holmes

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Selecting PCI, CABG or medical therapy: Current Recommendations

General description of procedure, equipment, technique 1.) Optimal medical therapy (OMT) OMT encompasses the spectrum of medications (and exercise) that reduces morbidity and mortality of the coronary artery disease (CAD) process. In comparison with revascularization, the focus is often on medications that are prescribed to reduce the burden of angina, primarily by allowing vasodilation and…

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