Former Allina chairman surprised to become stent study participant

anw_logo[Star Tribune, Sept. 19, 2009] Rollie Crawford thought his recent visit to Minnesota would involve some time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

But as it turned out, the 69-year-old Minnesota native found himself at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, suddenly enrolled in a clinical trial evaluating a new heart stent made by Boston Scientific Corp. Read more on the Star Tribune’s website.

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