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CUtting Balloon versus Conventional Balloon Angioplasty. A trial comparing cutting balloon vs. conventional balloon angioplasty of de novo native coronary lesions
Primary endpoints 6-month major acute coronary events (MACE)
Conclusion There is a lower re-stenosis rate with cutting balloon angioplasty than with conventional angioplasty
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Cuba,

island 90 miles off the coast of Florida.
Cuban epidemic optic neuropathy - in 1993, malnutrition caused by food rationing and additional exposure to toxins led to an optic neuropathy outbreak affecting 50,000 Cubans.
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MLB teams will pay the Cuban Baseball Federation a release fee for each player to be signed from Cuba, providing a huge windfall for Cuban baseball which has suffered from dwindling budgets and the defection of its best players.
Under the new agreement, the FCB will release all contracted players who are above the age of 25 and have six or more years of playing experience in Cuban leagues to negotiate deals with MLB franchises while they are in Cuba.
Despite these problems, the greatest contribution lies in chapters 8, 9, and 10, which contain translated short-story excerpts written by Cuban internationalists.
My understanding of the work of Cuban doctors has been greatly influenced by the fact that I spent 7 years studying medicine in Cuba, one of thousands of students from all over the globe who have had the opportunity to study medicine on the island.
The two focused on different subjects and arrived at different assessments of the Cuban role in Angola.
"The Cuban people deserve a government that peacefully upholds democratic values, economic liberties, religious freedoms, and human rights, and my administration is committed to achieving that vision," Trump said, in a White House statement.
For the moment, the Cuban Adjustment Act (CAA) is still in effect (NotiCen, Dec.
The endorsement ended the suspense over whom Cuban would back in the presidential race after expressing affinities for both Clinton and Trump.
They are not among the approximately 8,000 Cubans who have been stranded in Costa Rica since Nov.
Current policy, based on migration accords negotiated with Havana in 1994 and 1995, commits the United States to accepting at least 20,000 legal Cuban immigrants annually, and to returning to Cuba migrants intercepted at sea as they try to enter the United States illegally.
Scholars must study the various modes of performing Cuban music in the US simultaneously and in dialogue in order to understand the role black and white Cuban musicians played in shaping Cuban ethnic and broader Hispano/a and Latino/a identity, says Abreu.