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Healio brings you the highlights from Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from TCT, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

Meeting News

DARE: DEB noninferior to DES for in-stent restenosis treatment at 6 months

November 9, 2017
A paclitaxel-eluting balloon showed noninferiority compared with a drug-eluting stent for the treatment of patients undergoing treatment for coronary…
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MAVERIC: Transcatheter mitral valve repair system confers 6-month benefit

November 8, 2017
Transcatheter annular reduction therapy for treatment of functional mitral regurgitation was safe and effective at 6 months, according to data…
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Disparities in PCI outcomes show need for trial diversity

November 7, 2017
Women and minority patients undergoing PCI with a drug-eluting stent are more likely to have recurrent ischemic events compared with white men, and…
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FAME 2: PCI improves outcomes in stable CAD, abnormal FFR

November 6, 2017
Patients with stable coronary disease and an abnormal fractional flow reserve who underwent PCI in addition to medical therapy had improved outcomes…
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New transcatheter devices show promise in severe secondary tricuspid regurgitation

November 3, 2017
Tricuspid valve therapy is a safe and feasible treatment alternative for patients with severe symptomatic tricuspid regurgitation, according to the…
Meeting NewsPerspective

REDUCE: 3-month noninferior to 12-month DAPT for ACS

November 3, 2017
Short-term 3-month dual antiplatelet therapy was found to be noninferior to 12-month DAPT among patients with ACS who were treated with a…
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PREVAIL: LAA closure reduces stroke risk in nonvalvular AF

November 2, 2017
Patients with nonvalvular AF who underwent left atrial appendage closure with a self-expanding device had a decreased risk for stroke, major bleeding…
Meeting NewsPerspective

ORBITA puts spotlight on PCI vs. sham procedure

November 2, 2017
Exercise time was not significantly increased among patients with medically treated angina and severe coronary stenosis who underwent PCI compared…
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DAPT STEMI: 6-month DAPT noninferior to 1 year in high-risk patients

November 2, 2017
A 6-month duration of dual antiplatelet therapy for patients who underwent PCI for STEMI was noninferior to a 12-month duration of the therapy…
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Intrepid Pilot: Transcatheter mitral valve replacement may be safe alternative to surgery

November 1, 2017
The use of a transcatheter mitral valve replacement system appears to be safe and effective in the treatment of patients with mitral regurgitation…

Meeting Calendar

Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics

October 29, 2017 - November 2, 2017

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