Tag: atherosclerosis

Indigenous South American group exhibit healthiest arteries of any population ever...

The Tsimane people—a forager-horticulturalist population of the Bolivian Amazon—have the lowest reported levels of vascular aging for any population, with coronary atherosclerosis five times...

Carbon-coated stents in patients with atherosclerotic iliac artery lesions

By Nicola Troisi, Department of Surgery, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Unit, San Giovanni di Dio Hospital, Florence, Italy Endovascular treatment is now the preferred treatment...