DR. JOSEPH L KUMMER - All You Need To Know

All you need to know about DR. JOSEPH L KUMMER practicing at 1600 S 48th St, Lincoln, NE, 68506 with NPI Number  1003863036.


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DR. JOSEPH L KUMMER Key Highlights & Ranking

Cardiac Arrhythmia


*Complications & Comorbidities data implies that patients already had comorbidities and are more severe. This does NOT imply that the doctor is responsible for the complications. Data should be interpreted as the doctor has experience dealing with patients who already have severe complications and comorbidities.

Jan 2013 to Dec 2017 Jan 2017 to Dec 2017
Patients from County All Cardiac Arrhythmia Hospitalizations With Major Complications With Complications & Comorbidities Without Complications All Cardiac Arrhythmia Hospitalizations With Major Complications With Complications & Comorbidities Without Complications
All Patients 44 18 13 13 NA NA NA NA
Lancaster, NE 24 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA

Heart Attack


*Complications & Comorbidities data implies that patients already had comorbidities and are more severe. This does NOT imply that the doctor is responsible for the complications. Data should be interpreted as the doctor has experience dealing with patients who already have severe complications and comorbidities.

Jan 2013 to Dec 2017 Jan 2017 to Dec 2017
Patients from County All Heart Attack Hospitalizations With Major Complications With Complications & Comorbidities Without Complications All Heart Attack Hospitalizations With Major Complications With Complications & Comorbidities Without Complications
All Patients 45 24 NA 13 11 NA NA NA
Lancaster, NE 14 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA

Heart Failure


*Complications & Comorbidities data implies that patients already had comorbidities and are more severe. This does NOT imply that the doctor is responsible for the complications. Data should be interpreted as the doctor has experience dealing with patients who already have severe complications and comorbidities.

Jan 2013 to Dec 2017 Jan 2017 to Dec 2017
Patients from County All Heart Failure Hospitalizations With Major Complications With Complications & Comorbidities Without Complications All Heart Failure Hospitalizations With Major Complications With Complications & Comorbidities Without Complications
All Patients 83 31 44 NA NA NA NA NA
Lancaster, NE 45 15 24 NA NA NA NA NA

DR. JOSEPH L KUMMER Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes

NoLocationJan 2013 to Dec 2017Jan 2017 to Dec 2017
United States Operating   |    Attending Operating   |    Attending
Nebraska Operating   |    Attending Operating   |    Attending
Iowa Operating   |    Attending Operating   |    Attending
Lancaster, Nebraska Operating   |    Attending Operating   |    Attending
Gage, Nebraska Operating   |    Attending Operating   |    Attending
Seward, Nebraska Operating   |    Attending Operating   |    Attending
Jefferson, Nebraska Operating   |    Attending Operating   |    Attending
Saline, Nebraska Operating   |    Attending Operating   |    Attending

United States - Operating Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 185
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 134
All Neurology Neurology 16
All Pulmonology Pulmonology 16
All General Medicine General Medicine 13
All Heart Attack Cardiovascular 38
All Cardiac Arrhythmia Cardiovascular 32
All Heart Failure Cardiovascular 21
All Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction Neurology 13
Bryan Medical Center DRG 280: ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, DISCHARGED ALIVE WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 18
Bryan Medical Center DRG 287: CIRCULATORY DISORDERS EXCEPT AMI, WITH CARDIAC CATETERIZATION WITHOUT MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 15
Bryan Medical Center DRG 308: CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 15
Bryan Medical Center DRG 292: HEART FAILURE AND SHOCK WITH COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC) Cardiovascular 14
Bryan Medical Center DRG 282: ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, DISCHARGED ALIVE WITHOUT COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC)/MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 12
Bryan Medical Center DRG 286: CIRCULATORY DISORDERS EXCEPT AMI, WITH CARDIAC CATETERIZATION WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 11

United States - Operating Physician - Jan 2017 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2017 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2017 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 39
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 26

Nebraska - Operating Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes

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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 172
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 124
All Neurology Neurology 15
All Pulmonology Pulmonology 14
All General Medicine General Medicine 13
All Heart Attack Cardiovascular 33
All Cardiac Arrhythmia Cardiovascular 32
All Heart Failure Cardiovascular 20
All Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction Neurology 12
Bryan Medical Center DRG 308: CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 15
Bryan Medical Center DRG 280: ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, DISCHARGED ALIVE WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 15
Bryan Medical Center DRG 292: HEART FAILURE AND SHOCK WITH COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC) Cardiovascular 13
Bryan Medical Center DRG 287: CIRCULATORY DISORDERS EXCEPT AMI, WITH CARDIAC CATETERIZATION WITHOUT MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 13
Bryan Medical Center DRG 282: ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, DISCHARGED ALIVE WITHOUT COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC)/MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 11
Bryan Medical Center DRG 286: CIRCULATORY DISORDERS EXCEPT AMI, WITH CARDIAC CATETERIZATION WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 11

Nebraska - Operating Physician - Jan 2017 to Dec 2017    |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2017 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2017 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 38
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 25

Gage County, Nebraska - Operating Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017    |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 17
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 12

Lancaster County, Nebraska - Operating Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017    |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 74
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 54
All Cardiac Arrhythmia Cardiovascular 20

Lancaster County, Nebraska - Operating Physician - Jan 2017 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2017 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2017 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 13

United States - Attending Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017    |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 378
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 312
All Pulmonology Pulmonology 32
All Heart Failure Cardiovascular 83
All Heart Attack Cardiovascular 45
All Cardiac Arrhythmia Cardiovascular 43
All Stent Procedures Cardiovascular 41
All Coronary Bypass Cardiovascular 16
Bryan Medical Center DRG 292: HEART FAILURE AND SHOCK WITH COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC) Cardiovascular 44
Bryan Medical Center DRG 291: HEART FAILURE AND SHOCK WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 30
Bryan Medical Center DRG 247: PERCUTANEOUS CARDIOVASCULAR PROCEDURES WITH DRUG-ELUTING STENT WITHOUT MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 26
Bryan Medical Center DRG 280: ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, DISCHARGED ALIVE WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 20
Bryan Medical Center DRG 308: CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 17
Bryan Medical Center DRG 287: CIRCULATORY DISORDERS EXCEPT AMI, WITH CARDIAC CATETERIZATION WITHOUT MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 16
Bryan Medical Center DRG 310: CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITHOUT COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC)/MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 13
Bryan Medical Center DRG 309: CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITH COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC) Cardiovascular 13
Bryan Medical Center DRG 282: ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, DISCHARGED ALIVE WITHOUT COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC)/MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 11
Bryan Medical Center DRG 313: CHEST PAIN Cardiovascular 11

United States - Attending Physician - Jan 2017 to Dec 2017    |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2017 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2017 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 70
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 56
All Stent Procedures Cardiovascular 13
All Heart Attack Cardiovascular 11

Iowa - Attending Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes

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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 14

Nebraska - Attending Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes

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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 342
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 283
All Pulmonology Pulmonology 26
All Heart Failure Cardiovascular 78
All Cardiac Arrhythmia Cardiovascular 41
All Heart Attack Cardiovascular 38
All Stent Procedures Cardiovascular 37
All Coronary Bypass Cardiovascular 15
Bryan Medical Center DRG 292: HEART FAILURE AND SHOCK WITH COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC) Cardiovascular 40
Bryan Medical Center DRG 291: HEART FAILURE AND SHOCK WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 29
Bryan Medical Center DRG 247: PERCUTANEOUS CARDIOVASCULAR PROCEDURES WITH DRUG-ELUTING STENT WITHOUT MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 23
Bryan Medical Center DRG 308: CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 17
Bryan Medical Center DRG 280: ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION, DISCHARGED ALIVE WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 16
Bryan Medical Center DRG 287: CIRCULATORY DISORDERS EXCEPT AMI, WITH CARDIAC CATETERIZATION WITHOUT MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 13
Bryan Medical Center DRG 309: CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITH COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC) Cardiovascular 12
Bryan Medical Center DRG 310: CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA AND CONDUCTION DISORDERS WITHOUT COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC)/MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 12

Nebraska - Attending Physician - Jan 2017 to Dec 2017    |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2017 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2017 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 57
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 46
All Stent Procedures Cardiovascular 11

Gage County, Nebraska - Attending Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 34
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 28

Lancaster County, Nebraska - Attending Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 159
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 135
All Pulmonology Pulmonology 13
All Heart Failure Cardiovascular 45
All Cardiac Arrhythmia Cardiovascular 24
All Heart Attack Cardiovascular 14
All Stent Procedures Cardiovascular 12
Bryan Medical Center DRG 292: HEART FAILURE AND SHOCK WITH COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (CC) Cardiovascular 24
Bryan Medical Center DRG 291: HEART FAILURE AND SHOCK WITH MAJOR COMPLICATION OR COMORBIDITY (MCC) Cardiovascular 14

Saline County, Nebraska - Attending Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 11

Seward County, Nebraska - Attending Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 14
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 13

Jefferson County, Nebraska - Attending Physician - Jan 2013 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2013 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 12
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 11

Lancaster County, Nebraska - Attending Physician - Jan 2017 to Dec 2017   |   Back to Summary of Hospitalization Experience & Quality Outcomes


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*Readmission Rate is calculated from Jan 2017 to Nov 2017 and all other Quality Outcomes are calculated from Jan 2017 to Dec 2017.

Hospital Disease or Surgery Category Total Medicare Inpatient Discharges With Criteria Physician Rank in Region Hospital Inpatient discharges with Criteria % of Hospital Share Average LOS 30 Days Re-Admission Rate (%) Total Medicare Payments Payment per Hospitalization Payment Per Day
All All All 18
All Cardiovascular Cardiovascular 14

Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

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Service Total Volume (Jan 2016 to Dec 2016) Total Beneficiaries Total Medicare Payments Avg. Medicare Payment per Service
Other diagnostic procedures (interview, evaluation, consultation) 2,257 1,668 $152,486 $67
Electrocardiogram 1,540 1,344 $10,558 $6
Diagnostic ultrasound of heart (echocardiogram)
Radioisotope scan and function studies
Cardiac stress tests
Electrographic cardiac monitoring
Laboratory - Chemistry and Hematology
Diagnostic cardiac catheterization, coronary arteriography
Other non-OR therapeutic cardiovascular procedures