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Are eecps effective?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: In some patients

How effective eecp is for patients most likely depends on how an eecp center selects patients for treatment.
Some centers advertise that 75-80% of their patients improve, with improvement lasting 3-5 years. If interested, one can ask a cardiologist and also contact an eecp center for more information.

In brief: In some patients

How effective eecp is for patients most likely depends on how an eecp center selects patients for treatment.
Some centers advertise that 75-80% of their patients improve, with improvement lasting 3-5 years. If interested, one can ask a cardiologist and also contact an eecp center for more information.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Minimally and no

Some people get improvement, at least temporarily.
In my book, it's the last resort.

In brief: Minimally and no

Some people get improvement, at least temporarily.
In my book, it's the last resort.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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