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Heparin-COAted Stents in Small Coronary Arteries Trial. A trial assessing the safety and efficacy of heparin stent implantation in small coronary arteries
Primary endpoints Major acute coronary events or event-free survival at 6 months
Conclusion Heparin-coated stents are no different than non-coated stents or PTCA in terms of restenosis
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"Well done and thank you to everyone involved in this challenging Staithes Coastguard rescue including the paramedics and clinical supervisor from Yorkshire Ambulance Service, all Coastguard Team members, Humber CGOC, North Yorkshire Police, Coastguard Rescue 912 and special thanks to the fishermen for assisting with the rescue and raising the alarm.
Maritime and Coastguard Agency chief executive Vice-Admiral Sir Alan Massey continued to defend the planned changes, saying they would improve the effectiveness of the service.
A Dover Coastguard spokesman said it was a mystery why the container ship suddenly ran aground.
Coastguards today warned of the dangers of drinking and swimming, after two men were dramatically rescued off the South Wales coast.
A woman stranded in a boat off Bali raised the alarm by calling her boyfriend in England on her mobile phone, coastguards said yesterday.
They were taken to the Coastguard station at Honolulu Harbour's Sand Island.
SCOTS Coastguards yesterday aided a rescue on the other side of the world after learning of an emergency on board a ship in the Pacific Ocean.
An RNLI spokesman said: "The Coastguard helicopter reported that the PLB's location appeared to be inland at Bagillt in Flintshire.
"Due to weather conditions, extremely challenging terrain, and extent of the casualties injuries, we requested further assistance fromWhitby CoastguardRescue Team and Coastguard Rescue Helicopter 912 from Humberside.
The Coastguard search and rescue helicopter took off from Humberside just after 12.45pm on Thursday to reach the ship, which was 43 nautical miles off the Northumberland coast.
A UK Coastguard spokeswoman said an extensive search was carried out until fading light at around 9.30pm on Saturday, with St Davids, Fishguard and Broadhaven Coastguard Rescue Teams, St Davids and Fishguard RNLI Lifeboats and the St Athan-based UK Coastguard search and rescue helicopter.