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VIDEO: Juan F. Granada, MD, points to innovations shifting the landscape of interventional cardiology

January 6, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO — Interventional cardiologist Juan F. Granada, MD, executive director and chief innovation officer of the Cardiovascular…
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PARTNER II Valve-in-Valve registry suggests alternative to reoperation in failed aortic bioprostheses

November 30, 2015
Valve-in-valve transcatheter valve replacement using Sapien XT appears to be a valuable alternative to reoperation in patients with failed aortic…
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ISAR DESIRE 4: Paclitaxel-coated balloon is safe in treating in DES restenosis

November 24, 2015
The use of a scoring balloon plus a paclitaxel-coated balloon yielded angiographically superior results vs. a paclitaxel-coated balloon alone in…
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BIOSOLVE-II: Novel magnesium alloy scaffold shows promise in treating CAD

November 23, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — A second-generation drug-eluting bioresorbable scaffold made of magnesium alloy appears to be a feasible treatment in patients…
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Comparable outcomes with BVS, EES in ABSORB II interim 'need to be confirmed'

November 20, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — An everolimus-eluting bioresorbable scaffold demonstrated similar clinical outcomes compared with a metallic everolimus-eluting…
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In patients with STEMI and CTO, PCI for CTO is safe, feasible

November 18, 2015
In patients with STEMI treated with primary percutaneous coronary intervention, undergoing PCI for chronic total occlusion within a week of STEMI…
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Bivalirudin noninferior to heparin in patients undergoing TAVR

November 16, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — The use of bivalirudin as an anticoagulant in patients with severe, symptomatic aortic stenosis undergoing transcatheter aortic…
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Cryptogenic stroke recurrence less likely with PFO closure than medical management

November 13, 2015
Patent foramen ovale closure appears to be superior to medical management in preventing the recurrence of cryptogenic stroke, according to extended…
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PANDA III: Distinct elution, absorption rates with bioresorbable DES offer comparable clinical outcomes

November 12, 2015
A uniquely-designed, sirolimus-eluting, bioresorbable stent was noninferior to an existing sirolimus-eluting stent for target lesion failure at 1…
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VIDEO: Sanjit S. Jolly, MD, MSc, outlines practice-changing data from TOTAL follow-up

November 7, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Sanjit S. Jolly, MD, MSc, of McMaster University and the Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences…