Trial Scorecards

Snapshot summaries of recent study results in cardiology.

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WRAP-IT

Cardiology Today, April 2019
Evaluation of the use of an antibiotic-eluting envelope around cardiac implantable devices in patients undergoing a cardiac implantable electronic…
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RM-ALONE

Cardiology Today, April 2019
Researchers evaluated home monitoring alone (Biotronik Home Monitoring, Biotronik) vs. home monitoring plus office visits in patients with a…
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PARTNER 3

Cardiology Today, April 2019
Researchers assessed the efficacy and safety of a transcatheter heart valve (Sapien 3, Edwards Lifesciences) for the treatment of patients with…
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PACT-HF

Cardiology Today, April 2019
Comparison of outcomes in patients with HF who were assigned a model of care at hospital discharge with those who did not receive the protocol.
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Evolut Low Risk Trial

Cardiology Today, April 2019
Comparison of TAVR using a self-expanding supra-annular bioprosthesis (Evolut, Medtronic) with surgical AVR in patients with severe aortic stenosis…
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AUGUSTUS

Cardiology Today, April 2019
Comparison of apixaban with a vitamin K antagonist and of aspirin with placebo in terms of bleeding in patients with atrial fibrillation and recent…
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CLEAR Wisdom

Cardiology Today, April 2019
Researchers assessed the safety of bempedoic acid in patients with high CV risk and elevated LDL.
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ALERTS

Cardiology Today, April 2019
Researchers assessed the potential benefit of an implantable cardiac alert system (AngelMed Guardian, Angel Medical Systems) to identify occlusive…
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UNCOVER-AF

Cardiology Today, March 2019
Assessment of an imaging system (AcQMap, Acutus Medical) during ablation in patients with persistent AF.
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SPRINT MIND

Cardiology Today, March 2019
Researchers compared cognitive outcomes of intensive BP treatment with standard BP treatment in patients with a systolic BP between 130 mm Hg and 190…