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VIDEO: Sports participation safe for young patients with ICDs

May 5, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO — In this video exclusive, Elizabeth V. Saarel, MD, FHRS, highlights a low incidence of serious adverse events due to sports participation in young patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators observed in a study presented at the Heart Rhythm Society Annual Scientific Sessions.

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RESPOND-CRT: Hemodynamic sensor technology safe, effective for patients with HF, CRT devices

May 5, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO — A new technology using a hemodynamic sensor is safe and effective to use to enhance response to cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with…
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TOBA-BTK: Novel dissection repair system confers 12-month positive outcomes for patients with CLI

May 5, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — A novel dissection repair system continued to produce good results for patients with critical limb ischemia at 12 months, according to findings…
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VIDEO: Risk calculator provides new approach to reduce bleeding events

May 5, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — In this video exclusive, Jerome E. Granato, MD, details how use of a risk calculator to assess bleeding risk may improve patient outcomes after…
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VANISH: Catheter ablation superior to drugs for treating recurrent ventricular tachycardia

May 5, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO — Catheter ablation benefited certain patients with MI and an implantable cardioverter defibrillator more than escalating antiarrhythmic drugs…
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Navigating a New Era of Personalized Type 2 Diabetes Care: Taking the Road Less Traveled

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Lilly USA, LLC.

In the United States, over 29 million people have diabetes, of which approximately 95% of cases are type 2 diabetes…
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VIDEO: Data look-back highlights continuing clinical concerns in managing patients with CAD

May 4, 2016
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Highlights from ACC Scientific Session

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VIDEO: Risk calculator provides new approach to reduce bleeding events

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