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

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Available Technologies for Endovascular Treatment

Cardiology Today's Intervention, November/December 2016
There are several endovascular technologies available for use in treatment of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE). They work quite…
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A New Frontier for TAVR

Cardiology Today's Intervention, September/October 2016
Adoption of transcatheter aortic valve replacement for intermediate- and low-risk patients is accelerating after a recent spate of regulatory…
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The Carotid Controversy

Cardiology Today's Intervention, May/June 2016
Since its inception, carotid artery stenting for patients with carotid artery stenosis has been underutilized in the United States, mainly due to…
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Selected Consensus Recommendations on Hemodynamic Effects, Risks of Percutaneous Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems

Cardiology Today's Intervention, March/April 2016
Percutaneous mechanical circulatory support systems, particularly the Impella and TandemHeart devices, provide superior hemodynamic support compared…
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Failure Is Not an Option

Cardiology Today's Intervention, March/April 2016
The development of new percutaneous approaches for HF in recent years has boosted the involvement of interventional cardiologists in the treatment…
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A New Era of Atherectomy

Cardiology Today's Intervention, January/February 2016
Other tools for interventional cardiologists have come and gone, but atherectomy technology has persisted and — because of new products, new…
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Innovations in Endovascular Limb Salvage

Cardiology Today's Intervention, November/December 2015
In the past, patients in need of limb salvage due to critical limb ischemia or other forms of peripheral artery disease were likely to need surgical…
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The Future of Vascular Intervention

Cardiology Today's Intervention, September/October 2015
The field of vascular intervention is evolving at a rapid pace. The use of catheter-based vascular interventions for the treatment of aortic…
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Acute Stroke: A New Target for Endovascular Therapy

Cardiology Today's Intervention, July/August 2015
A death due to stroke occurs about once every 4 minutes in the United States, according to estimates from the American Heart Association. Time is of…
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Dual Perspectives on DAPT

Cardiology Today's Intervention, May/June 2015
The optimal duration of dual antiplatelet therapy after PCI with stenting is one of the hottest topics in interventional cardiology in recent years…