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Stent maker commits $40m to post-op kits

Goal is to get patients to take blood thinners

Boston Scientific's information guide for its Taxus stent. Boston Scientific's information guide for its Taxus stent.
By Diedtra Henderson
Globe Staff / April 2, 2007

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WASHINGTON -- Boston Scientific Corp. plans to spend up to $40 million on a campaign to educate patients who receive the company's heart stents about the importance of sticking with the blood-thinning drugs they are prescribed after surgery. (Full article: 540 words)

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