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Twenty Years of Cardiology

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Twenty Years of Cardiology

Twenty Years of Cardiology

Twenty Years of Cardiology

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Science Correspondent Joanne Silberner looks back at 20 years of progress in the fight against heart disease. Inside a hospital operating room, Silberner observes heart specialist Stuart Seides as he performs a procedure called a catheterization. He says his profession has advanced so much and changed so radically that the greatest cardiologist on earth two decades ago would be lost today.