Understand that they have experienced physical and emotional trauma. Be patient, and let them talk to you about their fears and feelings.
Jay M. Markowitz, MD
Specialty: Internal Medicine
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Interventional cardiology is a subspecialty of cardiology, typically using catheterization to diagnose disease. In this video, Dr. Samin Sharma, MD, a leading cardiologist explains what is typically involved with interventional cardiology.
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The skill and experience of the surgical and recovery teams are important considerations. Patients considering coronary bypass surgery always should determine whether the surgeon performs this particular operation regularly (at least two or three times per week) and whether there is a skilled recovery team and a special recovery unit.
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