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Burt Cohen, Producer & Editor-In-Chief
BA, Williams College; MFA, N.Y.U. Graduate Institute of Film and Television; post-graduate study, San Francisco State Multimedia Studies Program
Deborah Shaw Cohen, Patient Education Editor

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None of this information should be viewed as a substitute for medical advice or as a consultation with a medical doctor. It is highly recommended that readers discuss any advice with a medical doctor before deciding on a course of action.

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Angioplasty.Org has worked with many of the leaders in interventional cardiology. The site includes original interviews and commentary from over 50 preeminent interventionalists. Among the physicians that have served in an advisory role and encouraged our mission are:

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The Effective date of this Privacy Policy is April 12, 2011.

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