Cardiology in the real world and whole world

Ruth Armstrong
Med J Aust 2013; 199 (3): . || doi: 10.5694/mja13.c0805
Published online: 5 August 2013

One Sunday last month, colourful Sydney-based barrister and social commentator Charles Waterstreet began his regular column for the Sydney Morning Herald with the casual revelation, “By the time you read this, with a bit of luck, I will have joined tens of thousands of Australians who have a mesh stent placed in the coronary artery in their heart” (

  • Ruth Armstrong

  • Medical Journal of Australia, Sydney, NSW.



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