Medical therapy for stable CAD wins out

This large meta-analysis (8 trials, >7,000 participants) confirms that medical therapy is as good as PCI/stent for patients with stable CAD for the outcomes of death, revascularization, MI, or angina (abstract)

Danielle Scheurer

Dr. Scheurer is a clinical hospitalist and the Medical Director of Quality and Safety at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina, and is Assistant Professor of Medicine. She is a graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, completed her residency at Duke University, and completed her Masters in Clinical Research at the Medical University of South Carolina. She also serves as the Web Editor and Physician Advisor for the Society of Hospital Medicine.

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