In the United States alone, more than 2.5 million patients with symptomatic coronary heart disease (CHD) are not amenable to percutaneous coronary intervention (angioplasty with stent deployment) or coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery because of unsuitable coronary anatomy, multiple previous revascularization attempts, age, additional...

Heart disease is the number one cause of death for both men and women in the United States. An estimated 83.6 million American adults have one or more types of Cardiovascular disorders. Of these, 42.2 million are estimated to be...