Contact: Laura Mecoy
Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (LA BioMed)
Caption: Christian de Virgilio, M.D., an LA BioMed investigator, reports on new study that suggests recent heart attack patients should wait longer than currently recommended before undergoing elective surgeries.
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