Trial Scorecards

Snapshot summaries of recent study results in cardiology.

Trial Scorecards

Trial Scorecard: RIMECARD

Cardiology Today, November 2017
Assessment of the safety and effectiveness of umbilical cord mesenchymal cells implanted in patients with HF.
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Trial Scorecard: RIBS VI

Cardiology Today, November 2017
Assessment of bioresorbable vascular scaffolds (Absorb, Abbott Vascular) in patients with in-stent restenosis.
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Trial Scorecard: PIONEER-HCM

Cardiology Today, November 2017
Researchers evaluated efficacy, safety and tolerability of mavacamten (MyoKardia) in patients with symptomatic obstructive hypertrophic…
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Trial Scorecard: IMPACT-AF

Cardiology Today, November 2017
Evaluation of impact of an educational intervention on the use of oral anticoagulants in patients with AF.
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Trial Scorecard: PACIFY

Cardiology Today, November 2017
Study evaluated effects of anacetrapib (Merck) to reduce risk for MI, coronary death or coronary revascularization in patients with atherosclerotic…
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Trial Scorecard: INPRESS

Cardiology Today, November 2017
Researchers evaluated whether an individualized BP management strategy reduced postoperative organ dysfunction.
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Trial Scorecard: CASTLE-AF

Cardiology Today, November 2017
Comparison of outcomes of catheter ablation in patients with HF and atrial fibrillation.
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Trial Scorecard: Echo WISELY

Cardiology Today, November 2017
Study investigated the impact of an appropriate use criteria-based educational intervention on ordering of transthoracic echocardiograms.
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Trial Scorecard: Triple AXEL

Cardiology Today, October 2017
Assessment of early initiation of rivaroxaban vs. warfarin and its reduction of intracranial bleeding, stroke and hospitalization.
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Trial Scorecard: VALIDATE-SWEDEHEART

Cardiology Today, October 2017
Comparison of bivalirudin and heparin alone in patients with non-STEMI or STEMI undergoing PCI.