WASHINGTON, DC, October 24, 2006 – Two recent European studies have raised concerns about the safety and efficacy of carotid stenting in symptomatic patients, but leading interventionalists say it's still an open question, and will address the issue at a special press conference Wednesday at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Symposium (TCT 2006). The panel of experts will address pressing questions, including:
WHEN: Wednesday, October 25, 12:30-1:00 p.m.
WHERE: TCT 2006 at the Washington Convention Center
Press Briefing Room 159A
CALL-IN #: Press can participate by phone by calling 877-425-3373 in the U.S. or 706-679-4937 internationally. The conference ID number is 9683722.
WHO: The press conference will be moderated by William A. Gray, M.D., Director of Endovascular Services at the Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center and Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. The press conference panelists will be:
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