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CORONOR: Incident MI linked to very late stent thrombosis, increased mortality risk in stable CAD

April 27, 2017

In outpatients with stable CAD, MI incidence was linked to very late stent thrombosis and elevated risk for mortality, according to new data published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

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DCB may benefit patients with complex femoropopliteal lesions

April 27, 2017
Patients with long lesions, calcified lesions or chronic total occlusion who were treated with a drug-coated balloon for femoropopliteal disease experienced high patency…
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Patients with normal LDL before STEMI were often eligible for statin therapy

April 27, 2017
Most patients who experienced STEMI had average LDL levels and would have been eligible for statin therapy before their MI using the 2013 American College of…
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ENDURANCE Supplemental: Centrifugal-flow LVAD with BP management confers benefits

April 27, 2017
Patients with advanced HF ineligible for a transplant who were implanted with a centrifugal-flow left ventricular assist device and received BP management were more…

Exercise improves odds of MI survival

April 27, 2017
Individuals who exercised were less likely to die of MI in a dose-dependent association, according to findings from the Copenhagen City Heart Study. “Regular…
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Trial Scorecard: ASTER

Cardiology Today, April 2017
Comparison of a contact aspiration technique (ADAPT, Penumbra) with stent retrievers for treatment of acute ischemic…
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VIDEO: Intervention highlights from ACC

April 5, 2017
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American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session

American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Session

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VIDEO: Merkel talks about biologics for giant cell arteritis

April 10, 2017
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