Jefferson experts were recently featured on the front page of the Health section of the Philadelphia Inquirer on the topic of reducing opioid use after surgery.
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Sometimes in patients who’ve undergone heart bypass surgery, the blood vessel used to divert blood flow around a blockage gets clogged. Often those patients undergo angioplasty and stenting in the cardiac catheterization laboratory to reopen that blocked bypass graft. In those cases however, a potentially life-threatening complication can occur when dislodged plaque or clots cause a new blockage more »