Cardiovascular Research Technologies

The latest news from CRT, with physician perspective, researcher interviews and clinician insight on coronary and vascular intervention.

In the Journals

TAVR safe in patients with bicuspid aortic stenosis at low surgical risk

February 25, 2020
Transcatheter aortic valve replacement was safe in low-risk patients with bicuspid aortic stenosis, as shown through short hospital stays, zero…
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BIOFLOW V: SES reduces event rates at 3 years vs. EES

February 24, 2020
Patients who underwent coronary revascularization with a bioresorbable polymer sirolimus-eluting stent had significantly lower rates of target
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DeMaria: Several recent trials have implications for clinical practice

March 10, 2019
WASHINGTON — Some of the top studies in 2018 that may have implications on clinical practice include those that focus on patients with mitral…
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SURTAVI subanalysis: TAVR confers better outcomes at 1 year compared with surgical AVR

March 8, 2019
WASHINGTON — Patients assigned transcatheter aortic valve replacement had fewer events at 1 year compared with those assigned surgical AVR…
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Implantable cardiac alert system may benefit patients at high risk for ACS

March 8, 2019
WASHINGTON — An implantable cardiac monitoring system failed to meet its primary efficacy endpoint, but showed promise in an expanded analysis…
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BIOSOLVE-IV: Drug-eluting magnesium scaffold confers improved outcomes at 12 months

March 7, 2019
WASHINGTON — Patients with de novo coronary artery stenosis who were treated with a sirolimus-eluting magnesium scaffold had low rates of…
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After FREEDOM, SYNTAX: PCI ‘will not go away’ for advanced CAD

February 27, 2013
WASHINGTON — With recent data from the FREEDOM and SYNTAX trials showing improved rates of mortality and MI in patients with advanced CAD…
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VERITAS: Live TAVR transmission safe when performed by high-volume operators

February 26, 2013
WASHINGTON — Live broadcasting of transcatheter aortic valve replacement performed by high-volume operators was found safe and resulted in…
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Paclitaxel DCB may be more effective at treating paclitaxel DES restenosis

February 25, 2013
WASHINGTON — The use of a second-generation paclitaxel drug-coated balloon resulted in better mid-term clinical outcomes in patients with…
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CTO in noninfarct-related artery ups risk for death in non-STEMI patients

Cardiology Today, March 2012
CRT 2012 WASHINGTON — Non-STEMI patients with a chronic total occlusion in an artery unrelated to the infarct are at an increased risk for…

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Cardiovascular Research Technologies

February 22, 2020 - February 25, 2020

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