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VIDEO: Debate continues over LAA closure benefits by bleeding risks

November 5, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Matthew J. Price, MD, an interventional cardiologist at Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, California, recaps a “vigorous…
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Transcatheter annuloplasty device reduces mitral regurgitation, improves quality of life

November 5, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — An implantable mitral reconstruction device with an adjustable annuloplasty ring was found to be a feasible treatment approach…
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VIDEO: Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD, highlights new approaches in CTO PCI

October 30, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO —   In this exclusive video for Healio.com, Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD, interventional cardiologist at VA North…
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ABSORB III substudy: Systemic everolimus pharmacokinetics after BVS predictable by dose proportion

October 21, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — The findings from a substudy of ABSORB III showed that the pharmacokinetic characteristics of everolimus after treatment with…
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Novel treatment for severe tricuspid regurgitation demonstrates safety, reduction of symptoms

October 20, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — A novel transcatheter-based treatment appears to be safe and efficacious in patients with severe tricuspid regurgitation…
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TUXEDO-India: EES better than paclitaxel-eluting stent in patients with diabetes undergoing PCI

October 19, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — In patients with diabetes and CAD undergoing PCI, a paclitaxel-eluting stent failed to reach noninferiority vs. an…
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Longer-term IN.PACT SFA data show continued promise for DCB as PAD treatment approach

October 19, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Drug-coated balloons were found to be superior to percutaneous transluminal angioplasty in the treatment of patients with…
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Early surgical AVR better than ‘watchful waiting’ in asymptomatic aortic stenosis

October 16, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Using a conservative strategy to manage patients with severe aortic stenosis led to bleak long-term outcomes, suggesting…
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Continued thienopyridine therapy after EES reduces thrombosis, MI

October 16, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — In a post hoc analysis of the Dual Antiplatelet Therapy study, patients treated with an everolimus-eluting stent who continued…
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Transradial PCI noninferior to transfemoral, results in fewer bleeding events

October 15, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Transradial access before PCI is as effective as transfemoral access in terms of MACCE, according the results of a…