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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 PCI.

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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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VIDEO: A look at adipose-derived regenerative cell therapy for ischemic cardiomyopathy

May 5, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — In this video exclusive, Timothy D. Henry, MD, discusses the potential of processed autologous adipose-derived regenerative cell therapy for the…

ABIM to offer new MOC assessment options in January 2018

May 5, 2016
The American Board of Internal Medicine plans to offer a new Maintenance of Certification examination option in January 2018, according to a press release issued by the…
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Novel DES associated with very low rate of stent thrombosis

May 5, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Patients implanted with a novel drug-eluting stent had a very low rate of early stent thrombosis and no late or very late stent thrombosis…
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The High-risk Patient with Dyslipidemia

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As many as 40% to 50% of Americans are estimated to have lipid abnormalities including elevated low-density lipoprotein…
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VIDEO: BVS appropriate for normal-sized vessels

April 28, 2016
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Highlights from ACC Scientific Session

Highlights from ACC Scientific Session

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VIDEO: Breaks in sitting time reduce cardiometabolic risk factors in type 2 diabetes

May 4, 2016
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