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Meeting News

DISRUPT CAD I: Lithoplasty with stenting may improve outcomes in CAD

June 6, 2017
Patients with CAD whose calcified plaque was treated with lithoplasty along with stenting had improved outcomes and low rates of major adverse…
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Self-expanding TAVR system confers positive outcomes in real-world cohorts

May 31, 2017
In two real-world patient populations, a self-expanding transcatheter aortic valve replacement system was associated with positive outcomes…
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CENTERA: Novel transcatheter heart valve shows promise in aortic stenosis

May 26, 2017
Patients with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis who received a novel self-expanding transcatheter heart valve had improved outcomes, according to…
Meeting NewsPerspective

AKI-MATRIX: PCI with radial access reduces risk for acute kidney injury vs. femoral access

May 24, 2017
The use of radial access compared with femoral access was linked to reduced incidence of postprocedural acute kidney injury in patients with ACS who…
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SOURCE 3: Real-world population benefits from TAVR, especially via transfemoral access

May 19, 2017
Patients who received transcatheter aortic valve replacement with a balloon-expandable valve, especially using the transfemoral access route, had low…
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ZES effective for treatment of CAD in small vessels at 1 year

May 18, 2017
A zotarolimus-eluting stent designed to treat CAD in very small coronary vessels was effective at preventing target lesion failure at 1 year…
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ARTE: Aspirin regimen confers fewer major adverse events after TAVR vs. DAPT

May 17, 2017
Compared with dual antiplatelet therapy with clopidogrel and aspirin, single antiplatelet therapy with aspirin reduced the incidence of major or
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ACIST-FFR: Microcatheter FFR produces similar results to standard system

May 17, 2017
A microcatheter fractional flow reserve system demonstrated similar results to standard pressure wire systems for assessment of lesion…
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TAVR system with repositionable valve safe, effective vs. self-expanding valve

May 16, 2017
A transcatheter aortic valve replacement system with a repositionable valve was similar in safety and superior in efficacy to a self-expanding…
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Transcatheter annuloplasty system shows promising outcomes in mitral regurgitation

June 3, 2015
In patients with functional mitral regurgitation, use of a transcatheter annuloplasty system was effective and associated with a safety profile…