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NOMI: Nitric oxide did not reduce infarct size in STEMI

September 16, 2014

BARCELONA, Spain — Inhaled nitric oxide during PCI for STEMI failed to reduce infarct size in the total population but showed some interaction with nitroglycerin, according to findings from the NOMI trial presented here.

Stefan P. Janssens, MD, PhD, said that inhaling nitric oxide has demonstrated the capacity to reduce infarct size and improve left ventricular function and structural recovery after PCI for STEMI.

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DSE screening accurately predicted post-transplant adverse events

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LAS VEGAS — Dobutamine stress echocardiography may be an alternative to invasive angiography for the prediction of major adverse cardiac events and cardiac…
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Arrhythmias common after LVAD implantation; did not increase mortality risk

September 15, 2014
LAS VEGAS — Implantation with a left ventricular assist device increased the risk for arrhythmia development, but the presence of arrhythmias did not increase…

TEDMED speaker: Physician transparency a potential curative for patient fear

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Managing Acute Ischemic Stroke in the Emergency Department: Two Decades of Progress

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According to the American Heart Association Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics 2013 Update, approximately 795,000…
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Scott D. Solomon, MD: PARADIGM-HF results support new gold standard for HF therapy

September 15, 2014
BARCELONA, SPAIN — In this video, Scott D. Solomon, MD, professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and…
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Challenges and Opportunities in the Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech.

According to the American Heart Association Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics – 2013 Update, approximately 795,000…
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