Did You Know?

Academic Medicine:
doi: 10.1097/01.ACM.0000357304.74918.6a
Other Features: Did You Know?

    In 1992, physicians at the University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio developed the balloon-expandable intravascular stent.

    For other important milestones in medical knowledge and practice credited to academic medical centers, visit the “Discoveries and Innovations in Patient Care and Research Database” at (www.aamc.org/innovations).

    © 2009 Association of American Medical Colleges