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Neil Armstrong’s Death—a Medical Perspective

Astronaut Neil Armstrong died August 25th, following complications from a cardiovascular procedure on August 7th, according to a statement from his family. Reportedly, Mr. Armstrong had failed a cardiac stress test on August 6th, prompting an urgent four vessel coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG). Some have questioned whether such surgery is appropriate in an [...]

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