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Cardiology Today's Intervention look at trends and controversies in cardiology.

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A New Era for TAVR

Cardiology Today's Intervention, May/June 2019
Presentation of the PARTNER 3 and Evolut Low Risk trials at the American College of Cardiology Scientific Session in March was met with a standing…
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PFO Closure Re-emerging

Cardiology Today's Intervention, March/April 2019
Because the benefits of patent foramen ovale closure were once in question, physicians remain hesitant about its use in clinical practice. Recent…
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Setting the Bar

Cardiology Today's Intervention, January/February 2019
Results from two highly anticipated trials — COAPT and MITRA-FR — have painted fairly different pictures of transcatheter mitral valve…
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A Moving Target

Cardiology Today's Intervention, November/December 2018
The proliferation of novel catheter-directed therapies for pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis has spurred rapid development in the treatment…
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Cardiologists confront rise in preventable CV events

Cardiology Today, November 2018
In September, the CDC released a Vital Signs report on premature CVD in U.S. adults that prompted concern. The report detailed that in 2016, among…
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Sidebar: The Psychology of Coronary Physiology

Cardiology Today's Intervention, September/October 2018
In a recent study published in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, researchers found that the most frequently cited reason for avoiding use of…
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One Step Further

Cardiology Today's Intervention, September/October 2018
Angiography alone can likely determine whether revascularization is necessary in patients with severe coronary artery stenoses, but for those in whom…
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A Balancing Act

Cardiology Today's Intervention, July/August 2018
For patients undergoing PCI, dual antiplatelet therapy plays an important role in preventing thrombotic events. For some patients, however…
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The Evolving Role of Atherectomy

Cardiology Today's Intervention, May/June 2018
The use of atherectomy to treat PAD and CAD is rising because of encouraging short-term results and a favorable reimbursement climate. But the…
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New Frontiers in Valvular Heart Disease

Cardiology Today's Intervention, March/April 2018
During the past 15 years, transcatheter aortic valve replacement ushered in a new era of less invasive treatment for aortic stenosis. Now, the field…