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Top intervention news of 2019: ISCHEMIA trials, low-risk TAVR, paclitaxel debate and more

January 18, 2020
In the Journals

Few Medicare beneficiaries eligible for cardiac rehabilitation participate

January 14, 2020
Only one-fourth of Medicare beneficiaries eligible for cardiac rehabilitation after a qualifying CV event underwent it, according to research published in…
In the Journals

Post-PCI ticagrelor does not lower MACE risk vs. clopidogrel in cohort study

January 13, 2020
Among patients with ACS who underwent PCI and received an outpatient prescription for ticagrelor or clopidogrel, ticagrelor was not associated with a significant…
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FFR may confer treatment reclassification in CAD, diabetes

January 13, 2020
Routine use of fractional flow reserve to manage CAD among patients with diabetes may be linked to an increased rate of treatment reclassification, according to a study…
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Hiking and CTO PCI: Lessons Learned

Cardiology Today's Intervention, March/April 2019
Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD
One might not think there are many similarities between hiking and chronic total occlusion PCI, but a recent family…
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VIDEO: Ajay Kirtane, MD, SM, shares highlights from TCT 2018

September 25, 2018
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PCI with ridaforolimus-eluting stent confers similar 2-year outcomes as ZES

January 9, 2020
Outcomes at 2 years were similar for patients who underwent PCI with a ridaforolimus-eluting stent compared with a…
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