From: Graeme Dick <dickandpatel(--nospam--at)earthlink.net>
Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2001 19:39:34 -0800
Very glad to here that you are OK.
Take it easy. I look foreward to seeing you when you feel like it.
Michael Krakower wrote:
> While I am grateful for the input, I am not sure how my health information
> got out on to the server. I had asked my wife to call Nels Roselund only.
> Anyway, everything is fine and I had some fun discussions with the surgeon.
> They use a medical grade stainless steel for the stent implant which is
> basically a metal screen tube like we use for epoxy resin anchors. I asked
> the surgeon about the specific grade of stainless which he recalled as
> being a 316L or317L. I told him that was a lower carbon grade for more
> corrosive environments (like around blood). Also the EKG measures P,S,R and
> T pulses of the heart signal. That sounds a lot like seismic ground motion.
> Minor heart attacks like earthquakes are not predicted very well.
> Michael Krakower SE
> Arcadia, CA.