European Society of Cardiology Congress

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CLARIFY: Angina in prior MI, stable CAD confers poor prognosis

September 3, 2019
PARIS — Among a cohort of patients with stable CAD, angina yielded worse outcomes in patients with prior MI but did not make a difference in…
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HOPE 4: Community intervention cut CVD risk by more than 40%

September 3, 2019
PARIS — A comprehensive care model that integrates nonphysician health workers, primary care physicians and family members, and provides free…
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SYNTAXES: No mortality difference at 10 years with PCI or CABG

September 3, 2019
PARIS — Ten-year follow-up data from the SYNTAXES trial highlight no significant difference in all-cause death among patients who underwent PCI…
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MITRA-FR: No change in death, unplanned HF hospitalization at 2 years

September 2, 2019
PARIS — In patients with HF with reduced ejection fraction and secondary mitral valve regurgitation, percutaneous mitral valve repair with…
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Lifetime genetic exposure to low LDL, BP impacts CV risk

September 2, 2019
PARIS — Lifelong genetic exposure to lower systolic BP and lower LDL levels was linked with lower CV risk, according to data presented at the…
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Rivaroxaban monotherapy noninferior to combo therapy for AF, stable CAD

September 2, 2019
PARIS — In the AFIRE trial, rivaroxaban monotherapy was noninferior to rivaroxaban plus an antiplatelet agent with respect to CV events and…
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ISAR-REACT 5: Prasugrel superior to ticagrelor in patients with ACS, planned invasive evaluation

September 2, 2019
PARIS — In patients with acute coronary syndromes, with or without ST-segment elevation, the rate of death, MI or stroke was significantly…
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Periodic repolarization dynamics may identify ICD candidates

September 2, 2019
PARIS — Use of periodic repolarization dynamics, a marker for repolarization instability associated with sympathetic activity, appeared to…
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Sacubitril/valsartan promotes cardiac structure, function improvement in HFrEF

September 2, 2019
PARIS — Sacubitril/valsartan was associated with improvements in cardiac structure and function as well as N-terminal pro-B natriuretic peptide…
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HiSTORIC: Troponin I-based risk stratification safely identifies low-risk patients

September 1, 2019
PARIS — Risk stratification thresholds for high-sensitivity cardiac troponin I were able to safely and effectively identify patients with ACS…