• "You & Your Stent" - An Educational Video for Patients & Families

     
     
    11/18/2014

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    You & Your Stent” is provided compliments of Daiichi Sankyo/Eli Lilly in Partnership with SCAI. Copyright © 2013 Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

    This 10-minute video, "You & Your Stent," was developed just for patients who have undergone an angioplasty and stenting procedure to treat a blocked heart artery. We invite you to watch the video at your convenience and to share it with the people in your life.

    The video will help you understand how the heart and arteries work, how arteries can become blocked with plaque, and why angioplasty and stents may be used to widen narrowed arteries and restore blood flow to the heart. You’ll see how an angioplasty procedure is performed and learn how to take care of your stent. And, importantly, this video reviews what will happen after you receive a stent - including how to work with your healthcare team for a heart-healthy life.

    The video is divided into several short chapters that you view individually or collectively. We hope you will find it helpful.

    Download "You & Your Stent" video chapters:

    Download "You & Your Stent" in Spanish/en Espanol

    In response to requests from healthcare providers, the “You & Your Stent” video has been translated into Spanish. You are invited to download the video in English, Spanish or both.

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