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Snapshot summaries of recent study results in cardiology.

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UNTOUCHED

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Researchers evaluated acute and 30-day outcomes of a subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator (Emblem S-ICD, Boston Scientific) in…
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TRI-REPAIR

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Researchers evaluated the use of a novel device (Cardioband Transcatheter System, Edwards Lifesciences) to repair tricuspid regurgitation.
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TREAT-AF

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Analysis of vagus nerve stimulation (SaluStim, Parasym) vs. a sham procedure for reduction of AF burden.
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PIONEER-HCM

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Evaluation of the safety and efficacy of mavacamten (MyoKardia) in patients with symptomatic hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and LV outflow tract…
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SILVER-AMI

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Researchers created and validated a risk model for acute MI readmission for older patients.
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NEW HOPE

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Analysis of the effects of firibastat (Quantum Genomics) in patients with hypertension and overweight.
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FAMILIA

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Researchers assessed the benefits of an early educational program focused on preschool-aged children.
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EXTEND

Cardiology Today, June 2019
Researchers assessed whether administering IV tissue plasminogen activator between 3 and 9 hours after the onset of stroke improved outcomes compared…
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SAFARI-STEMI

Cardiology Today, May 2019
Researchers compared transradial access with transfemoral access in patients who underwent PCI for STEMI.
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PARROT

Cardiology Today, May 2019
Assessment of how testing for placental growth factor in women can affect the time to clinical confirmation of preeclampsia.